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    As it happened: The Ashes, 2nd Test, day 1

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    TOSS: England chose to bat.


    Australia: Skipper Michael Clarke brought in Usman Khawaja and Ryan Harris to replace Ed Cowan and Mitchell Starc, respectively.

    England: England replaced Steven Finn with Tim Bresnan.

    Playing XIs:

    Australia: Shane Watson, Chris Rogers, Usman Khawaja, Phillip Hughes, Michael Clarke (capt), Steven Smith, Brad Haddin (wk), Ashton Agar, Peter Siddle, James Pattinson, Ryan Harris

    England: Alastair Cook (capt), Joe Root, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Ian Bell, Jonathan Bairstow, Matt Prior (wk), Tim Bresnan, Graeme Swann, Stuart Broad, James Anderson

    Australia lost the controversy-marred first Test by an agonising 14 runs.