Preview ENG vs AUS 3rd Test Match

Third test Match of Ashes   England vs Australia will be played on MCG  on December 26, 2021.Boxing Day Test match will be historic match as Australia has announced Scot Boland in playing XI  of Australia for third Test Match. Scot Boland is indigenous  man from Victoria.

Australia is leading the series with lead of 2-0.Australia has made two changes in  playing squad from 2nd test match. Jhye Richardson and Michael Neser are out and Australian skipper Pat Cummins is back in the squad. Bolad Scot will make  Test debut  for Australia.

In three test three  debut for Australia. First test match Alex Carey make debut , in second test Michael Nese made debut and now Boland scot will make headline.

England has made four changes in playing XI squad.

 Zak Crawley, Jonny Bairstow, Jack Leach and Mark Wood are included and Stuart Broad, Chris Woakes, Ollie Pope and Roy Burns are exclude. Haseeb Hameed and Jos Buttler are in the playing XI  for last chance. Buttler scored 88 runs in last 4 innings and Haseeb Hameed has scored only 58 runs in 4 innings. Average of 14.5 .

Burns (51 runs at 12.75) and Pope (48 runs at 12) are the casualties from England’s troubles at the crease in this series with the visitors having been bowled out for fewer than 300 in each of their four innings so far.

Australia has retained Marcus Harris who scored 38 runs in 4 innings with average of less than 13.

Prediction ENG vs AUS 3rd Test Match

Australia will make it 3-0.

Playing XI  ENG vs AUS  3rd Test Match

England Playing XI

 Haseeb Hameed, Zak Crawley, Dawid Malan, Joe Root (c), Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler (wk), Mark Wood, Ollie Robinson, Jack Leach, James Anderson.

Australia Playing XI

David Warner, Marcus Harris, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Travis Head, Cameron Green, Alex Carey (wk), Pat Cummins (c), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Scott Boland

Squad  ENG vs AUS  Ashes series


Australia: Pat Cummins (c), Steve Smith (vc), Scott Boland, Alex Carey, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Marcus Harris, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Michael Neser, Jhye Richardson, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Swepson, David Warner

England: Joe Root (c), James Anderson, Jonathan Bairstow, Dom Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Zak Crawley, Haseeb Hameed, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Dawid Malan, Craig Overton, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood

Match details ENG vs AUS 3rd Test Match

3rd test Match Ashes 2021-22

England vs Australia

December 26, 2021

Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)

Live streaming details Australia vs England Test Series

In Australia Channel 7 and  Fox Sport  will live telecast  3rd test match Australia vs England. Kayo Sports will live stream Ashes test matches.

In UK you can watch Ashes on BT Sports.

Sony Picture Sports Network will  provide live telecast of Ashes in India, Pakistan,Sri  Lanka, Aghanistan and Bangladesh.

In USA Willow TV is only option for Ashes. In Caribbean   SportsMax will live telecast ashes test series.In New Zealand  Sky NZ will provide live coverage of Ashes test series.

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