Ashes 2019, England vs Australia 1st Test Day 5 Highlights: On the final day of the first Test of Ashes 2019, Australia beat England by 251 runs. Nathan Lyon took 6/49 while Pat Cummins bagged 4/32 as the hosts were blown away at Edgbaston. England had a daunting task of saving the match as they need 385 more to win the contest. However, Rory Burns, who scored a brilliant century in the first innings, was removed early by Pat Cummins on eleven. After showing some resistance, Jason Roy and Joe Denly also lost their rhythm, as Nathan Lyon removed both the batsmen in quick intervals.
After Lunch, the visitors continued their dominance as Pat Cummins removed Jos Buttler and Jonny Bairstow. The 26-year-old, who’s playing his 21st Test, became the second-fastest Australian seamer to scalp 100 Test wickets. Ben Stokes also failed to resist the Australian bowling attack as he fell on 6.