Roar – Australia and England played out an even day of Ashes cricket at the SCG yesterday but it was the sight of Australian quick Mitchell Starc hobbling around the field which left the strongest imprint on me.

Summary

  • Australia and England played out an even day of Ashes cricket at the SCG yesterday but it was the sight of Australian quick Mitchell Starc hobbling around the field which left the strongest imprint on me.
  • The left armer was half-hearted in his delivery stride, seemingly concerned about his bruised heel, which kept him out of the fourth Test.
  • The difference is minimal between winning the series 4-0 or 3-1 and Australia had no shortage of bowlers to play in place of Starc.
  • Australia’s next Test tour, which starts next month, is a blockbuster affair against the strongest line-up in Test cricket.
  • Which is why it was so insane to see Starc hobbling around the SCG yesterday risking his health in a dead rubber Test.


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