England collapsed to 136 all out today to leave Australia in charge of the first Ashes cricket Test with a 224-run lead going into day three.
Australia picked two 35-year-olds to plug an experience gap for its Ashes cricket series in England, choosing Brad Haddin as first-choice wicketkeeper and vice-captain, and recalling batsman Chris Rogers.
James Anderson’s 10th wicket of the match gave England a 14-run victory against Australia in a tension-filled finale to their Ashes cricket series opener.
Matthew Wade was picked ahead of Brad Haddin as Australia’s wicketkeeper for next week’s series- opening cricket Test against top-ranked South Africa.
Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin was granted leave to return home from the team’s cricket tour of the West Indies because of personal reasons.
Mike Hussey and Brad Haddin hit centuries as Australia took a 202-run lead over England on day three of the series-opening Ashes cricket Test in Brisbane.
Mike Hussey and Brad Haddin hit centuries to lift Australia to a 221-run first-innings lead over England on day three of the series-opening Ashes cricket Test in Brisbane.
England routed Australia by 347 runs to move to within one victory of winning its third straight Ashes cricket series.
England claimed three late wickets to put itself in position to win the opening Test of the Ashes cricket series against Australia.
Chris Rogers’s first Test century helped Australia rebound from a slow start to trail England by 16 runs in the Ashes.