Ashes 2015 3rd Test Match News Update – Eng Defeats Aus by 8 Wickets


Australia Vs England 3rd Test – England Defeats Australia by 8 Wickets: So the 3rd Test Match between Australia and England has been played and England won the Ashes 3rd Test Match by 8 wickets. Earlier in the Match Australia won the toss and elected to bat first and in the first innings they gave a target of 136 runs which they made in 36.4 overs with no wickets left. England came to bat and they managed to score 281 runs (All Out) in 67.1 overs.

Ashes 2015 3rd Test Match News:

Australia Vs England

Australian team wasn’t looking good on the field and they barely managed to score. Steven Finn did a wonderful job by taking 6 wickets and which caused a lot to the Australian team, he himself did a lot for his team.

On the third day of the Ashes 2015 3rd Test Match England defeats Australia by scoring 121 runs and won the 3rd Test Match with having 8 wickets in the hand. This is a great victory for the England Team or great come back after the 2nd match in which Australia mauled Englandย by 405 runs.

James Anderson in the First innings did the same job i.e., James Anderson took 6 wickets in the first innings of Ashes 3rd Test Match. However, Chris Rogers scored the best for Australia in the first innings and was the only one who scored more than 20 runs. Chris Rogers scored 52 runs in 89 balls, whereas others barely managed to score even 10 runs.

Steven Finn is the man of the match of Ashes 3rd Test Match with his career’s best 6-79. Other details are below.

Ashes 2015 3rd Test Match Scorecard:

First Innings-

  • Australia – 136 runs in 36.4 overs (All Out).
  • England – 281 runs in 67.1 overs (All Out).

Second Innings-

  • Australia – 265 runs in 79.1 overs (All Out).
  • England – 124 runs in 32.1 overs ( 8ย Players Not Out).

So, England is up by 2-1 in Ashes 2015 5 Test Match Series against Australia and seems like England (Eng) gave it back to Australia (Aus) with a great come back in the 3rd test match. So, this was the Ashes 3rd Test Match News update and the Ashes 2015 3rd Test Match Scorecard, keep coming to for more Ashes News Updates.

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