Cook and Pietersen bat for England at the Ashes

The third day of the first Ashes Test is underway with England captain Alastair Cook and Kevin Pietersen aiming to bat away Australia who led the first innings 280-215.

England's Kevin Pietersen and Alastair Cook walk out to bat at Trent Bridge. Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire.

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England Ashes squad unchanged

England have named an unchanged 13-man squad for the second Ashes Test, which starts at Lord's on Thursday.