‘One of the great cordons, together again’: Australian Legends bring back the old days at Tech Field, Adelaide Test Day 5

current 2. In the midst of a brilliant game of AustraliaRa In the Ashes Test, the Adelaide crowd witnessed a nostalgia look on Monday. A picture-perfect Australian slip cordon was on display featuring some of the former greats.

World champion Ricky Ponting, spin legend Shane Warne, ace Adam Gilchrist and former openers Justin Langer and Matthew Hayden took to the field on Monday before the start of the final day’s play. They all stood next to each other, forming an impenetrable cover of slip fielders.

A decade ago, these gentlemen ruled the world of Test cricket. They worked together, forming a formidable Australian team; It was almost impossible to defeat them.

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Meanwhile, Australia’s channel Seven captured this moment on camera and the picture was shared on social media.

“Once again one of the great sieges together,” the channel tweeted.

After the picture was clicked, the current Aussies took to the field and headed for yet another stupendous victory.

Resuming 82/4 at stumps, Australia hit the 13th ball of the day as Ollie Pope struck a length ball off Mitchell Starc, a thick edge to Steve Smith at second slip. Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler join forces for a resistance show.

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But Nathan Lyon traps Stokes lbw in front of middle and leg stump. Australia took the DRS and reversed the on-field decision, resulting in Stokes going after 77 balls of resistance.

After this, Woakes and Butler shared a 35-run partnership for the seventh wicket off 104 balls. Woakes was the more aggressive of the two, coaxing Michael Neser through the off-side twice while sweeping out against Lyon and taking a thick lead from Jhye Richardson through the third man.

(with agency input)

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