England defiant but test batting woes leave hosts on the brink

Cricket - Ashes 2019 - Third Test - England v Australia - Headingley, Leeds, Britain - August 23, 2019 England's Ben Stokes celebrates taking the wicket of Australia's Matthew Wade with team mates Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

LEEDS, England (Reuters) – England batting coach Graham Thorpe said they will not give up hope of saving the third test against Australia, but a woeful batting display from the hosts on Friday left them with a mountain to climb to regain the Ashes. Trailing 1-0 in the series and replying to Australia‚Äôs far from […]

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