Ashes 2015: England v Australia: second Test, day one – live! | Simon Burnton

@Simon_Burnton So how come your England line-up had Root before Bell? Fans of I-Ron like me might begin to think this is Casus Belli!

Because I copy-and-pasted it from someone on Twitter, obviously. Anyway, Richard Thomas Ponting has just rung the Lord’s bell, and play is five minutes away.

A handy, cut-out-and-keep pictorial guide to the Australia team:

Australia elect to bat and make two changes for Test at @HomeOfCricket: http://t.co/CEtya2rcUb #Ashes pic.twitter.com/prXBnYcbNi

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