Australia vs England 2nd Test Live Score

The Ashes 2021-22 ā€“ Ashes Series of the first Pink-ball Test of this year is here. In the 1st Test Match for England, Joe Root’s men are making a strong comeback in the Adelaide Test. The 2nd Test will start at 9:30 am IST and will be played under lights. Australia won all of their previous 8 Day-Night Tests; they are in a better position on the points table. On the other hand, England has lost their last 3 Day-Night Games in the 2017-18 Series, including the one at Adelaide.

Australia vs England 2nd Test

A few hours before the start of the Test match, Cricket Australia has announced that Pat Cummins will not be playing in the 2nd Test Match “after it emerged that he came into contact with a positive COVID-19 case on 15 December evening.” In his absence, Steve Smith will lead Australia. And also the in Pat Cummins’ absence, Michael Neser would be making his debut.

Ashes: Toss Time At Adelaide

AUS Vs ENG: Michael Neser To Make Test Debut

Michael Neser becomes the 462nd player to play Test cricket for Australia. He got his baggy cap from none other than Glenn McGrath

Ashes: England Team Read Adelaide Oval

In the 1st Test, Joe Root was criticized for making the wrong decisions. Especially, With the critics for dropping both Jimmy Anderson and Stuart Broad did not go down well. Both have been included in the side for the Oval Test.

On the eve of the Test match England coach, Chris Silverwood said, “Obviously they were hurting, but there is the belief they can win this series,” to AFP.

Ashes 2021-22 – Australia Test Team SquadsĀ 

Australia XI – Marcus Harris, David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith (Captain), Travis Head, Cameron Green, Alex Carey (Wicket-keeper), Mitch Starc, Michael Neser, Nathan Lyon, Jhye Richardson

Ashes 2021-22 – England Test Team SquadsĀ 

England 12 – Joe Root (Captain), Jimmy Anderson, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Haseeb Hameed, Jack Leach, Dawid Malan, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes.

Ashes Test Series Matches DatesĀ 

TestĀ  DatesĀ  TeamsĀ  VenueĀ 
1st TestĀ  8-12 December 2021 Australia vs EnglandĀ  The Gabba, Brisbane
2nd TestĀ  16-20 December 2021 Australia vs EnglandĀ  Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
3rd TestĀ  26-30 December 2021 Australia vs EnglandĀ  Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
4th TestĀ  5-9 January 2022 Australia vs EnglandĀ  Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
5th TestĀ  14-18 January 2022 Australia vs EnglandĀ  Perth Stadium, Perth

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