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The Ashes - Match 2 Day 3
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Ashes 2021, Australia vs England 1st Test, Day 3 Highlights: ENG 220/2 at  stumps | Sports News,The Indian Express

Australia Vs England Day 3 Ashes

After the Horrific Day 1 and Day 2, England players finally gave a positive start to the England Innings.

England were 17/2, and Joe Root collaborated with David Malan to take the team’s responsibility and score valuable runs for their side.

England started their innings on the third day of play, finding gaps and scoring consecutive boundaries. David Malan and Joe Root looked in great touch with full control of their batting abilities.

Top-order batsman David Malan beautifully played all the Australian bowlers and smashed them off for a couple of boundaries. “Malan has the ability to find the gaps and play shot in all directions.” English batsman Joe Root and David Malan take on the Australian spinner Nathan Lyon “ Malan quickly walks towards the crease and smashes Nathan Lyon over his head for consecutive boundaries” “David Malan took the charger on the right arm spinner and played some beautiful cover drives to contribute to the team’s total.

AUS vs ENG, Ashes 2021-22, 2nd Test in Adelaide, Day 3 Highlights:  Australia Take 282-Run Lead at Stumps 

In the 28th over of the game, Nesser bowls a Bouncer; Malan flicks it into the Mid-on area and grabs a single to score in the 9th fifty in the international test cricket. “What a showcase of class and brilliance from England left-handed batsman batsman

The England captain Joe Root scores a boundary to reach his half-century in 91 balls.

In the 45th over of the match, Cameron green bowls a stunning outswinger. Green gets Joe Root for the second time in the 2021-22 Ashes series. “Root goes for 62 of 115 Deliveries” “England still trails by 326 Runs.”

After the departure of the England Captain, Things starts to worsen as the informed left-hander  England Dawid Malan gets dismissed by Micheal Stark. “Stark bowls a 142 km ripper delivery to Malan; he cuts it hard and edges it fine to the First Slip – Steven Smith.  “Malan Depart for hard made 80 of 156 balls.”

Nathan Lyon returns with his 16th over and dismisses Ollie Pope for five runs. Nathan Lyon deliveries were starting  to turn,  creating big problems for the England Side.”

The England batsman lost the pace of their run-scoring after the dismissal of the England captain.  “Ben Stokes then gained some motivation and started aggressively on the Australian bowlers.”

Stokes scored successive boundaries with a couple of big hits to contribute to his side, but the medium Pacer Cameron green knocked him over, and England was bundled in 226 runs in the 84th over.

The Australians were again in total control of the game as England Fans started to lose hope and expectations from their players. “England were trailing by 237 Runs.”

The Australian side was leading by 237 runs in their second innings. The Two Openers of the Aussie’s Harris and Warner came to crease and started beautifully. Unfortunately, due to the Miscommunication of the two Australian openers, David Warner lost his wicket and was run out.

After the end of the 3rd day of the Ashes series 2021, 22 – Australia were 45 for one wicket down in the 17 overs.


The Australians must be happy with their performance after the third day of the play. Aussie’s are looking to conquer England once again by 2-0 lead in the second match of the Ashes Series 2021-22

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