Root defends England's slow run rate

23 August 2013

Joe Root says it was Australia's tight, consistent bowling that was the reason for day three's slow run rate, dismissing claims England is playing for a draw.

Boland on standby after destroying WA

Scott Boland destroys Western Australia in Victoria's Sheffield Shield win in Perth, spurring the right-armer to a standby position for Australia's Test squad

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Off Stump: Taylor proud to be part of history

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Off Stump: Smith, Boof review day-night Test