The Ashes: The first Test drawn

Unbelievably England have managed to hold off the Australian bowling attack and scrape a draw in the first Test from what was looking like dire circumstances.

It was looking extremely dicey once Collingwood’s wicket fell but Jimmy Anderson and Monty Panesar managed to survive 69 balls and save the Test.

It’s going to be a brilliant and interesting summer of cricket if this Test is anything to go by.

By Matt Wharton

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