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England v Australia Ashes 1st Test 2019

England v Australia Ashes 1st Test 2019

England v Australia, Ashes 1st Test, Edgbaston, Thursday 1st – Monday 5th August 2019.

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England v Australia, Edgbaston

Thursday 1st – Monday 5th August 2019

Australia won the toss and elected to bat

Edgbaston Scorecard


Australia won by 251 runs

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  1. David Warner
  2. Cameron Bancroft
  3. Usman Khawaja
  4. Steven Smith
  5. Travis Head
  6. Matthew Wade
  7. Tim Paine (Captain / Wk)
  8. James Pattinson
  9. Pat Cummins
  10. Peter Siddle
  11. Nathan Lyon


  1. Rory Burns
  2. Jason Roy
  3. Joe Root (Captain)
  4. Joe Denly
  5. Jos Buttler
  6. Ben Stokes
  7. Jonny Bairstow (Wk)
  8. Moeen Ali
  9. Chris Woakes
  10. Stuart Broad
  11. James Anderson
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** Edgbaston Reports **

Paine primed for English glove affair

Edgbaston Factor offers England the edge as Ashes arrives with indecent haste


Thursday 1st August 2019

Smith’s magnificent return leads Australia’s fightback

Smith strikes brilliant century on gripping opening day


Friday 2nd August 2019

Burns’ maiden hundred puts in England in control

Burns’ maiden ton puts England in command


Saturday 3rd August 2019

England edge ahead in tight tussle but Smith looms large

Aussies hang in to leave Ashes opener intriguingly poised


Sunday 4th August 2019

Smith, Wade hundreds set up Australia for victory push

Smith, Wade tons leave Aussies eyeing 1-0 Ashes lead


Monday 5th August 2019

Lyon and Cummins complete crushing victory for Ashes lead

Milestone men Lyon, Cummins breach fortress Edgbaston