England scored 403 runs in 1st innings at Perth

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Friday, December 15th, 2017 | 0

Ashes is one of the oldest Test competition in the cricket World which used to stage between Australia and England. It used to take place once in every two years and now the time has come again for a new season of Ashes and this time it has taken place in Australia. Team England is currently travelling there and they have already played two long format matches earlier. In both case, Australia won the matches and lead the series by 2 – 0. Now, the 3rd Test between this two giant teams is going on which has started in 14th December, 2017 at Perth. In the match, England scored 403 runs in 1st innings at Perth.

England scored 403 runs in 1st innings at Perth

However, team England won the toss and decided to bat first at Perth in 14th December, 2017. At the end of the first day, they scored 304 runs by losing four wickets but now in the 2nd day, they just able to play almost 26 overs and lost rest six wickets early. Rest six wickets just added 98 runs and so, their first innings finished with 403 runs.

Considering the latest news of the match or we can also say that at the end of the 2nd day at Perth Test, Australia is in bat and scored 203 runs by losing three wickets.

Team England and Australia are the two superpower teams in cricket and they are also regarded as the two oldest teams in the cricket world. Their competition is always contesting. And if we consider the Ashes tournament, it is all time most watched game.

England is the current trophy holder team of Ashes and now, it seems that they would lose it and Ashes will see the new champion.

The Ashes tournament 2017/18 started in 23rd November, 2017 with Brisbane Test where Australia managed a big victory. In the following 2nd Test which was hosted at Adelaide, team Aussie managed another victory. So, in five matches test series cricket Australia lead the series by 2 – 0. Now, they have to win just one more match to grab the title after long time.

On the other side, team England is currently most balanced and it has been said that their current team is very strong and in all sectors they are very good. But at the away ground, they have faced some problems and the advantage is taken by Australia.

In 3rd Test, two English players Malan and Bairstow made a century each where Malan scored 140 runs and Bairstow scored 119 runs so far. Based on their score, team England scored 403 runs in their first innings.

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