Clarke believes Australia are well prepared for Ashes

Australia captain Michael Clarke is confident his side's preparation has been good ahead of the first Ashes Test at Trent Bridge.

The batsman, recovering from a back injury, believes his young squad are talented enough to compete with England.

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The Ashes: Day 5

England require four more wickets to clinch the first Ashes Test against Australia at Trent Bridge today. The tourists finished day four on 174-6 but are 137 runs short of their victory target, 311.