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Build your own match report for Australia’s Ashes retaining win over England at Old Trafford
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Build your own match report for Australia’s Ashes retaining win over England at Old Trafford

Choose one of A, B or C to finish each sentence to create your own match report of Australia’s Ashes retaining win over England at Old Trafford, as well as further comments on the series in general. Australia retained the Ashes at Old Trafford after A) England batted with grit and determination to come within 13 overs of keeping the series alive. B) England were once again the inferior side losing by 185 runs. C) Manchester provided spectators with its only cloudless day of the summer, selfishly meaning the game wasn’t suspended early for bad light. The hosts, who are now 2–1 down in the series, A) will no doubt have a deep inquest into where it all went wrong, with some needing to take a long hard look at themselves. B) looked beaten from day one against an Australia...