Australia have registered another comprehensive victory over England in the second Test of ongoing Ashes series. They bowled out England at a score of 240 runs and confirmed 110-run win to mark the series 2-0.
Oz speedster Mitchell Starc shined for the side by taking 5 crucial wickets in the fourth innings which includes Mark Stoneman, James Vince, Jonny Bairstow Stuart Broad, Craig Overton, while England skipper Joe Root with his (67) remained the top scorer for the side in the final innings.
There was an all-round performance from Australia whether it comes to batting or bowling as they took 215-run lead from their first innings total and they bowled brilliantly in both the innings to get rid of England players without letting them score big runs.
Australia are leading the 5-match series and they need to win just one more match to seal the series. England need to fightback strongly as they have to win all three remaining matches to win the series.
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