Saggy Baggy Green finally answers back

England fought back gallantly with three wickets before the close, including that of Ricky Ponting, cheaply again. But to concede 81 runs on first innings gives your opponent a huge fillip and for that Australia have Johnson, his cherry blossom tattoo clearly sprouting thorns here, to thank following his brilliant 6-38.

The Waca has proved a forbidding place for England’s batsmen for the past decade or so, and this was no exception.

Full story: The Telegraph


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