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England loses first Ashes Test

Australia has claimed victory in the first Test of the Ashes series after winning by a significant 381 runs.

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Disastrous second day for England in the Ashes

England's cricketers slumped to 136 all out on the second day of the first Ashes test.

England's cricket captain, Alastair Cook, has much to ponder after the second day's play. Credit: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Australia finished the day on 65 runs without loss in their second innings, having been bowled out for a first innings total of 295.They now lead by 224 runs.

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