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Australia vs England 3rd Test The Ashes 2021-22 Highlights

Watch the highlights of Australia vs England 3rd Test The Ashes 2021-22 - The Ashes Series 2021-22 - England tour of Australia 5-match Test series of the 3rd Test match played between England and Australia at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne in 26th December to 28th December 2021.

Australia vs England 3rd Test The Ashes 2021-22 Highlights
Scott Boland claimed two wickets in his first over © Getty Images

Marcus Harris, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Debutant Scott Boland guided Australia domineering innings & 14-run victory over England and took an unbeatable 3-0 lead to retain the Ashes before lunch on the day three in a one-sided game of the third Test match.

Match Stats :
  • Scott Boland equalled a 19-ball joint fastest to complete a five-wicket haul in Test matches, jointly 19-ball five-for held by Ernie Toshack and Stuart Broad.
  • 19-balls : Scott Boland equalled a joint fastest Australian bowler to complete a five-wicket haul in Test matches after Ernie Toshack's 19-balls five-for against India at Brisbane in 1947.
  • Scott Boland's 6 for 7 was the best economical figures for Australia in Test cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 6 for 9 held by Michael Clarke against India at Mumbai in 2004 and the joint third best economical figures in Tests, jointly 6 for 7 held by Arthur Gilligan against South Africa at Birmingham in 1924.
  • Scott Boland's 6 for 7 was the sixth best bowling figures in an innings for Australia on debut Test match.
  • England's 68 was their ninth lowest score against Australia in Test matches and It is their fifth lowest total in Tests.

* Pace bowling attack from Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc and Spinner Nathan Lyon's three-for restricted to England 185 before Australia 61 for lost one-wicket on the boxing day of the third Test match.

* England batting failure continued after fightback with the ball in the day 2 of the third Test match.

* Scott Boland's record-breaking 6 for 7 on his debut as Australia thumping innings & 14-run win over England and romp to Ashes glory on day three of the third Test match.

England 1st Innings scored 185 for all-out in 65.1 overs with top scorer by Joe Root 50, Jonny Bairstow 35, Ben Stokes 25 and Ollie Robinson 22.

1st Innings Australia best bowler by Pat Cummins, Nath Lyon both picked up 3-wickets for 36-runs, Mitchell Starc takes 2-wickets, Cameron Green took one-wicket and Debutant Scott Boland - who took one-wicket on his debut Test match.

Australia 1st Innings scored 267 for all-out in 87.5 overs with top scorer by Marcus Harris 76, David Warner 38, Travis Head 27, Mitchell Starc 24 not out, Pat Cummins 21, Alex Carey 19, Cameron Green 17 and Steve Smith 16.

1st Innings England best bowler by James Anderson claimed a 4-wickets for 33-runs in 23-overs including ten maidens, Mark Wood, Ollie Robinson both took one-wickets and one for Jack Leach - Ben Stokes.

England 2nd Innings scored 68 for all-out in 27.4 overs with top scorer by Joe Root 28, Ben Stokes 12 and Haseeb Hameed 7.

2nd Innings Australia best bowler by Scott Boland 6-7, Mitchell Starc picked up 3-wickets for 29-runs in 10-overs including three maidens and Cameron Green took one-wicket.

Scott Boland named Player of the match for his incredible debut bowling attack to claimed a 6-wicket haul for 7-runs in 4-overs including a maiden.

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