Considering on what happened on day 2 of the fifth and the final Ashes Test, Australia are on their way to winning the series 5-0, unless and until the English batsmen come up with a miraculous batting performance.
Australia`s hopes of forcing a consolation win in their Ashes finale against England were left hanging by a thread after rain washed out the whole of the fourth day`s play at The Oval on Saturday.
Rain delayed the scheduled 11.00am local time (1000GMT) start of the second day`s play in the fifth and final Ashes Test between England and Australia at The Oval on Thursday.
Shane Watson`s Test-best 176 left Australia firmly in charge of the fifth Ashes match against England at The Oval
England`s selection gamble backfired as surprise debutants Simon Kerrigan and Chris Woakes suffered a chastening introduction on the first day of the fifth Test against Australia on Wednesday.
England star James Anderson has said that he wants to play in the final Ashes Test at The Oval starting on Wednesday to finish what he started and get back to the form that he would like.
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