England vs Australia 1st Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: Nathan Lyon Stars As Australia Breach England's Fortress
ENG vs AUS 1st Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: England were bowled out for 146 in the chase of 398 runs in the Ashes opener at Edgbaston on Monday.
Australia registered an emphatic 251-run victory against England in the Ashes opener at Edgbaston in Birmingham on Monday. England, chasing the target of 398 runs, were bowled out for 146 runs on Day 5. Australia took a 1-0 lead in the five-match Test series. Nathan Lyon, with 6/49 bowling figures, claimed his 15th Test five-wicket haul. Pat Cummins, who became second fastest Australian bowler to claim 100 Test wickets, also scalped 4 wickets. England's 8-match unbeaten streak in Edgbaston (Tests) also came to an end with the defeat. For England, Chris Woakes (37) scored maximum runs before being dismissed by Cummins. Earlier, Steve Smith announced his stunning Test comeback, smashing centuries in both the innings. Matthew Wade (110) also showed brilliance in Australia second innings. England opener Rory Burns' 133-run knock in the first innings, however, went in vain as England failed considerbly in the second innings. (SCORECARD)
1st Test, The Ashes, 2019, Aug 01, 2019
Ashes 2019 1st Test Day 5 Match, Highlights Between England vs Australia, Straight from Edgbaston, Birmingham
- 19:44 (IST)Australia win!Woakes (37) is out! He edges it to Smith at second slip. England all-out for 146. Australia registers an emphatic 251-run victory in the Ashes opener. They take 1-0 lead in five-match Test series.
- 19:22 (IST)OUT!Moeen is out! Nathan Lyon claims his 15th fifer in Tests. Stupendous performance by Lyon. Shane Warne wanted the same and he delivered! Brilliant.