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Date TimeAugust 16, 2019
VoiceJofra Archer took his first Test wicket as England reduced Australia to 80 for four at lunch - but then it rained for the rest of the day 5.46pm BST
Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day three abandoned after rain – as it happened
The forecast is much better for the last two days, so I’d be loath to assume a draw at this stage. Please join Adam and Tanya in the morning for all the action/unexpected rain. Thanks for your company - happy weekend! 5.22pm BST
“I think you’re being a bit unfair to Ricky Ponting here,” says Jeremy Yapp. “After all he made 13,378 Test runs so with 15 dismissals that means he averaged 891.87 against runouts, which is pretty handy.”

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