Ashes 3rd test:England on Upper hand after first day..AUS-268 allout.......
December 16, 2010 8:39am CST
The Ashes 3rd test stumps day one,England comletly dominated the days plat. The seamers took the advantage of Perth pitch. The Ausses were bowled out for a score of 268 runs. At the end of the day England have scored 29 runs without loosing any wicket.Now they trial by 239 runs. Johnson(62),Hussey(61),Haddin(53) batted well for Aussies. Anderson and Tremlett took 3 wickets each. So once angain this is a great chance for England to win. But Aussies can also come back well tomorrow.
16 Dec 10
Australia did well to reach the score of 268 after they were reduced to 29 for 3. Their ever dependable Michael Hussey and Watson helped to steady the ship and then Haddin and Johnson consolidated the innings. At one time it looked they will be bundled out under 150. Tomorrow early morning pitch will again be lively when Australia can cause some damage to England. Overall first day belonged to England how they build on it remains to be seen.