Australia have started their Ashes campaign with a resounding win. The 10-wicket win over England at Gabba has put the hosts in front foot and has given much to the visitors to think about before heading to the Adelaide for the second Test. The conditions will be different this time as the match will be played with a pink ball. It will be the first ever day-and-night Ashes Test. The controversies surrounding Jonny Bairstow’s “headbutt” on Cameron Bancroft has remained in the limelight before the start of the match. Australian skipper Steve Smith laughs at a press conference on the incident has not gone well with the English skipper Joe Root and he would be eager to level the series at Adelaide
When is Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test match?
The second Test between Australia and England will start from December 2. It will be the first day-and-night Test match of the tournament in history.
Where is the Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test match?
Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test will be played at Adelaide Oval stadium in Adelaide. The last Test that was played between the two countries in December 2013 at Adelaide saw Australia winning by 218 runs.
What time does Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test begin?
Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test begins at 9:00 am IST as it is a day-and-night Test match that will be played using a pink ball. In Australia, the match will start at 2:00 PM AST. But, the Live coverage of AUS vs ENG 2nd Ashes Test may start with pre-match discussion, before the start of the match, depending upon the broadcasting channel. The toss on Day 1 of the Test will take place at 8:30 am IST.
Which TV channels will live telecast of Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test?
Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test will be telecast LIVE on Sony SIX and Sony SIX HD. Only these two channels will be broadcasting the match in India and the subcontinent. Sony Pictures Network acquired the TV rights this year.
How do I watch online live streaming of Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test?
Australia vs England 1st Ashes Test live streaming will be on SonyLIV and ESPN.in but the streamed will be slightly delayed. You can also catch live scores, live updates and live commentary on IndianExpress.com.
What will be the playing XI in Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test?
Australian skipper Steve Smith announced that he will be playing the same XI in the second Test. England captain Joe Root, on the other hand, has not yet revealed his playing XI, but has hinted that all-rounder Moeen Ali may miss out due to a finger injury he suffered in the first Test.
Australia vs England 2nd Ashes Test team:
Australia: Steve Smith (captain), David Warner, Cameron Bancroft, Usman Khawaja, Peter Handscomb, Shaun Marsh, Tim Paine (wicketkeeper), Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood
England: Yet to be announced.