Lords: Austalia won the toss and elected to bat first in the 2nd Investec Cricket Test against England being played at Lord’s on Jul 16-20, 2015.
Nevill and Marsh get a place in the Australian side. England field an unchanged side as expected, Moeen has passed the fitness test.
England skipper Cook says he would have opted to batted too.
The squads are as below:
England: Alastair Cook, Adam Lyth, Gary Ballance, Ian Bell, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali, Stuart Broad, Mark Wood and James Anderson.
Australia: David Warner, Chris Rogers, Steven Smith, Michael Clarke, Adam Voges, Mitchell Marsh, Peter Nevill, Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Starc, 10 Nathan Lyon and Josh Hazlewood.
When latest score came in after lunch, Australian batsmen were going steady at Australia 126/1 (35.0 ov). Follow the Aus vs Eng live scores here.
Sky sports will telecast the Ashes 2015 live in the U.K. while Channel 9 and Fox sports will broadcast the match live in Australia and New Zealand.
Star Sports in India and PTV sports in Pakistan have bagged the rights to telecast.
The live streaming can be watched at Star Sports website here.
The highlights videos will be uploaded here after the first days play.
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