England vs Australia 2nd Ashes Test Day 5: Australia hold on for draw despite Archer and Leach’s best efforts

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Jofra Archer finished with figures of 3-32 off 15 overs

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Australia managed to salvage a draw on the final day at Lord’s even though they were put to the test by England debutant Jofra Archer and spinner Jack Leach.

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England vs Australia 2nd Ashes Test Day 3: Rain wipes out majority of the third day at Lord’s

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Jofra Archer claimed his maiden Test wicket before heavy rain brought play to an end for the day

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England managed to take three wickets before persistent rain led to a majority of the third day of the second Ashes Test at Lord’s being washed out.

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Arthur to ditch Pakistan and coach England instead?

It remains to be seen if Mickey Arthur is offered an extension to continue coaching Pakistan, but he has confirmed his interest in taking over as England's head coach cricket

It remains to be seen if Mickey Arthur is offered an extension to continue coaching Pakistan, but he has confirmed his interest in taking over as England’s head coach

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Mickey Arthur’s future as Pakistan’s head coach remains shrouded in mystery as it remains to be seen whether he will be retained or if he will instead look to coach England.

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England vs Australia 1st Ashes Test Day 3: Smith’s unbeaten 46 gives Australia slim lead

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Steve Smith struck three boundaries during his unbeaten knock of 46

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Australia batsman Steve Smith looked in good touch once again as he scored an unbeaten 46 to give his side a 34-run lead over England on the third day of the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston.

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England vs Australia 1st Ashes Test Day 1: Broad takes five, but Smith leads Australia’s fightback with comeback century

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Steve Smith celebrates after scoring his 24th Test century

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England seamer Stuart Broad took a five-wicket haul, but Australia batsman Steve Smith spearheaded Australia’s recovery at Edgbaston with a century in his Test comeback.

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