Australia has the opportunity to potentially make history in the Ashes series against England thanks to Usman Khawaja and David Warner. In Australia’s first innings of day 4, the pair put on a strong opening partnership of 135 runs as both Khawaja and Warner shine.
Many people were surprised to see Khawaja included in the team for the Ashes series, but he showed his value. Warner, on the other hand, demonstrated his excellent form by scoring 58 runs off of 99 balls.
As both Khawaja and Warner Shine if they are able to help Australia win a Test series in England, It will be the first time since 2001 that they were to take the Ashes.
Prior to the first Test match, the game against Derbyshire gave some of the players a chance to gain some crucial playing time.
Pat Cummins, who was appointed captain earlier this year, is the captain of Australia. He will receive help from players with experience, such as Steve Smith and Mitchell Starc. Ben Stokes, a star all-rounder, is the captain of England, on the other hand.
The Ashes series is one of the cricketing world’s most eagerly anticipated events, with fans anticipating the start of the first Test match.
England will be attempting to defend their home ground and keep the urn, while Australia will be hoping to capitalize on their potent batting lineup and win the series.