England vs Australia Ashes 1st Test Day 3: Rain Stops Play, England Lead Australia By 33 Runs
England vs Australia Ashes 1st Test Day 3. In this article, we will provide you with live score updates, highlights, and insights from the ongoing match at Edgbaston. England currently holds the lead, and rain has interrupted the play in the second session. Stay tuned as we bring you the latest developments from this highly anticipated Test match.
England Bundle Out Australia for 386
On Day 3, England showcased an exceptional bowling performance, bundling out Australia for 386 runs. Ollie Robinson and Stuart Broad were the stars of the show, making significant contributions to England’s success. Australia began the day with Usman Khawaja and Alex Carey at the crease, standing unbeaten at 126 and 52, respectively. However, England turned the game around in the first session, taking all the remaining wickets and limiting Australia’s total.
Khawaja and Carey’s Partnership
At stumps on Day 2, Usman Khawaja and Alex Carey displayed a brilliant partnership, with Khawaja scoring an unbeaten 126 and Carey contributing an unbeaten 52. Their unbroken stand of 91 runs showcased their resilience and determination. However, England’s bowlers regrouped on Day 3, dismissing both batsmen and the rest of the Australian batting lineup.
What a trap for Usman Khawaja 👏
Oh, England, how modern you can be; unbelievable field setup for set Usman👏👏
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— Praneet Samaiya (@praneetsamaiya) June 18, 2023
Unfortunately, rain has interrupted play in the second session of Day 3. The umpires have asked the players to leave the field, and the ground staff has rushed out with the covers. Pat Cummins, showing some optimism, stands his ground as the intensity of the rain is currently low. While the players are off the field, we expect this to be a passing shower, and further updates will follow as the situation progresses.
Live Updates and Scorecard
For the latest live updates and the complete scorecard of the 1st Ashes Test between England and Australia, please refer to our live blog. We will provide ball-by-ball commentary, analysis, and insights to keep you informed about every moment of the match. Stay connected with us to get real-time updates on the thrilling contest between these two cricketing giants.
Upcoming Tests and Series
The Ashes 2023 is a highly anticipated series, and after the conclusion of this Test, both teams will prepare for the 2nd Test scheduled to be held in London on June 28, 2023. The series promises to be a thrilling battle between England and Australia, and cricket fans around the world are eagerly following the action.
As the rain interrupts play on Day 3 of the 1st Ashes Test, England holds a significant lead over Australia. The match has witnessed some outstanding performances from both teams, with England’s bowlers shining on Day 3. Stay tuned for further updates on this enthralling encounter between England and Australia as we bring you the latest developments from the Ashes 2023 series.