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Australia vs England, The Ashes, 1st Test Day 2 Live Scores: David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne put Australia in strong position at lunch

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Australia vs England: David Warner and Marnus Labuschagne in action vs England.© AFP

Australia vs England, Ashes 1st Test Day 2 Live:Marnus Labuschagne and David Warner ensured that Australia lost just one wicket in the morning session on the second day of the ongoing first Ashes Test against England at the Gabba, Brisbane, here on Thursday. Australia were 113/1 at the time of lunch break and the hosts are still trailing by 34 runs. Warner (48 *) and Labuschagne (53 *) are unbeaten at the crease. England bowled a total of 31 overs in the morning session. After bowling out England for 147, Australia had a poor start as opener Marcus Harris (3) failed to make a mark with the bat and was sent back to the pavilion by Ollie Robinson in the sixth over. Labuschagne then joined Warner in the middle to tie the two scoreboards side by side, and in the end, ensured that the hosts entered the second session of the day with nine wickets. Warner was also relieved in the first over bowled by Ben Stokes as he was clean bowled on a no-ball and the left-hander survived. (live scorecard)

playing XI

EnglandRory Burns, Haseeb Hameed, David Malan, Joe Root (c), Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler (wk), Chris Woakes, Olly Robinson, Mark Wood, Jack Leach

Australia: David Warner, Marcus Harris, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Cameron Green, Alex Carey (wk), Pat Cummins (c), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood

Here are the live cricket updates of The Ashes 2021-22, Australia vs England 1st Test match straight from The Gabba in Brisbane

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