Australia vs England 5th Ashes test Live Scores: Usman Khawaja and first-time captain Michael Clarke were aiming to build on Australia's dogged start when tea was called early due to rain and bad light on day one of the fifth cricket test against England.
Aus vs Eng 5th test Live Scores: Injured Australian captain Ricky Ponting has said he would be at the Sydney Cricket Ground during the fifth Ashes Test, but would keep his distance from the team, so as not to undermine stand-in captain Michael Clarke's leadership.
Aus vs Eng 5th test Squad News: Australia captain Ricky Ponting will not play in the fifth and final Ashes Test against England in Sydney next week due to complications over his broken finger, the team said in a statement on Thursday.
Ashes 2010-11 4th Test Live Scores: Jonathan Trott hit a masterful, unbeaten century to lead England to 444-5 at stumps and an emphatic 346-run lead after the second day of the fourth Ashes Test against Australia on Monday.
Ashes(Aus vs Eng) Test Series 2010-11: England still have the upper hand going into the final two Tests of an enthralling Ashes series, needing only one more victory to retain the coveted urn against Australia.
MELBOURNE: England batsman Kevin Pietersen thinks Australia is still "very vulnerable" despite levelling the Ashes series and claims the home team's new verbal aggression shows it is "under huge amounts of pressure."