Ashes: England Rocked Early After Australia Post 566/8
England were left tottering at 85/4 after Steven Smith's 215 had helped Australia to 566/8.
England were left tottering at 85/4 after Steven Smith's 215 had helped Australia to 566/8. (All AFP Images)
Steve Smith was in top form as he reached his maiden double ton.
England got the odd wicket at times but the Aussies kept piling on the runs
Steve Smith showed his class once again.
The Aussies were in full attacking mode after posting 566/8.
Steve Smith was in a class of his own on Day 2.
Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc struck early for Australia.
Mitchell Johnson's 2-wicket burst got England in a hole. Alastair Cook and Ben Stokes put on 55, but it is still a long way to go for the hosts.