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.
Peter Siddle justified his place in Australia’s cricket team and gave himself a birthday present in the process with a hat trick against England on the opening day of the Ashes series.
Australia beat Sri Lanka by 137 runs in their series-opening cricket Test as Mitchell Starc and Peter Siddle took six wickets in the last session.
England leads Australia by 264 runs at the end of the second day of the second Ashes Test, after bowling out the visitors for 128 at Lord’s Cricket Ground.
Australia fast bowler Peter Siddle took a hat trick on day one of the series-opening Ashes cricket Test against England in Brisbane.
Shane Watson’s first Test cricket century in 48 innings put Australia in control on day one of the Ashes series finale against England.
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England routed Australia by 347 runs to move to within one victory of winning its third straight Ashes cricket series.
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.
Tim Bresnan and Joe Root combined for 83 runs to push England to 144-3 at lunch of the third day of the second Ashes cricket Test, putting the hosts 347 ahead of Australia.
"Hopefully the sun will come out and we can set up the match."
- Peter Siddle on Jul 10, 2013