Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Australia vs England, 3rd Ashes Test: 26th Dec
The Australia vs England, 3rd Ashes Test will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Australia have dominated England in the first two Ashes Test matchs. England haven't really been able to compete apart from the patches of resilience that the team has shown.
Marnus Labuschagne is the top run-scorer for Australia with 228 runs at a strike rate of 44. He has struck 20 fours and 2 sixes.
Travis Head has also made 221 runs at a strike rate of 92.
Mitchell Starc has been the best bowler for Australia and has picked up 9 wickets while bowling at an average of 21 and an economy rate of 2.55.
Nathan Lyon has also picked up 9 wickets at an average of 25.
Dawid Malan is the top run-scorer for England with 188 runs at a strike rate of 45. He has struck 25 fours.
Joe Root has also made 175 runs at a strike rate of 49.
Ollie Robinson has been the best bowler for England and has picked up 7 wickets while bowling at an average of 24 and an economy rate of 2.50.
James Anderson has also picked up 3 wickets at an average of 22.
Australia - Pat Cummins (c), Steve Smith (vc), Alex Carey (wk), Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Marcus Harris, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Michael Neser, Jhye Richardson, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Swepson, David Warner
England - Joe Root (c), Jos Buttler (vc, wk), James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow, Dom Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Zak Crawley, Haseeb Hameed, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Dawid Malan, Craig Overton, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Australia
Who will win? – Australia
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Joe Root (England), Marnus Labuschagne (Australia)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Mark Wood (England), Pat Cummins (Australia)
Most Sixes – Jos Buttler (England), David Warner (Australia)
Man of the Match – Marnus Labuschagne
Team Scores Batting first – England 280+, Australia 340+
Match Handicap Australia
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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