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How many runs do you think Australia will score in their first innings in Brisbane?

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England may rest bowlers, says Andrew Strauss

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England have confirmed they may rest key bowlers for their final warm-up game before the start of the Ashes series against Australia A.

Captain Andrew Strauss confirmed the entire squad would travel to Tasmania before a decision was made.

“The options we’ve got are that some of them play in Hobart, or that some of them head up to Brisbane and get acclimatised,” Strauss told the BBC.

Full story: BBC Sport

 

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[VIDEO] Andrew Strauss backs Pietersen to shine during Ashes

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England cricket captain Andrew Strauss talks to BBC Sport’s Joe Wilson about the Ashes in Australia this winter saying Kevin Pietersen will feature in the first Test as he is “too good a player” not to return to top form.

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Strauss unfazed by Ponting’s claim

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England captain Andrew Strauss has dismissed Ricky Ponting‘s claim Australia could whitewash England in the Ashes series.

Ponting has said it is ‘absolutely possible’ Australia could emulate their 5-0 series victory on home soil in 2006/07, but Strauss is unfazed by his Australian counterpart’s comments.

Full story: Cricket Australia

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ECB – TwelfthMan Test Team of the Noughties – 1. Strauss or Atherton?

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