Ashes, Fourth Test Day Three LIVE: Jonny Bairstow and a struggling Ben Stokes steady a sinking ship as Australia’s lead still over 300 after dismal morning for England which saw them lost FOUR wickets before lunch including Joe Root for a duck
Australia will look to drive home the advantage they claimed on day two when they get going on the third day of the Sydney Ashes Test match.
Usman Khawaja’s ninth Test century helped the hosts post 416 for eight before Pat Cummins decided to declare their first innings at the SCG.
Haseeb Hameed and Zak Crawley survived a tricky period at the end of the day but England still trail the hosts – who already have an unassailable 3-0 series lead – by 403 runs.
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