News – Ashes: England have missed a golden opportunity to leave Australia reeling at the end of Day 2 of the Third Ashes Test after failing to take advantage of a freak chance of a catch off Shaun Marsh.

Summary

  • Ashes: England have missed a golden opportunity to leave Australia reeling at the end of Day 2 of the Third Ashes Test after failing to take advantage of a freak chance of a catch off Shaun Marsh.
  • SHAUN Marsh had a problem with his eyesight picked up before the second Ashes Test and wore contact lenses for the first time when he made his unbeaten century at the Adelaide Oval.
  • The Australian Test players were offered eye checks as part of Cricket Australia’s new sponsorship deal with Specsavers, where Marsh’s problem was identified.
  • LIVE BLOG: RE-CAP ALL THE DAY 3 ACTION FROM THE WACAMarsh was man-of-the-match in the second Test for his unbeaten 126, which breathed new life into his stop-start international career.
  • Marsh’s former Test and current Perth Scorchers teammate Mitchell Johnson was stunned that the 34-year-old had immediate success batting with contact lenses.


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