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Dec 29, 2013


The fourth Ashes 2013-14 Test between Australia and England began on Boxing Day December 26, 2013 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).


Australia captain Michael Clarke has won the toss and elected to field first. England were bowled out for 255 in their first innings. Australia are at 30 for no loss at stumps on Day Three, chasing a 231-run target to win the match against England.


Brief scores:


England 255 (Michael Carberry 38, Kevin Pietersen 71; Mitchell Johnson 5 for 63) and 179 (Alastair Cook 51, Kevin Pietersen 49; Nathan Lyon 5 for 50, Mitchell Johnson 3 for 25) lead Australia 204 (Chris Rogers 61, Brad Haddin 65; James Anderson 4 for 67, Stuart Broad 3 for 45) and 30 for no loss by 200 runs.


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