England Vs Australia Mitchell Starc Grounded Catch Controversy The Ashes 2023 2nd Test Lords London

England vs Australia Ben Duckett Mitchell Starc: The second Test match of the Ashes series 2023 between Australia and England is being played at Lord’s. In the second innings of this match, England had scored 114 runs till the end of the fourth day’s play. Ben Duckett scored a brilliant half-century for the team. They are unbeaten now. During this match, a catch of Mitchell Starc came into controversy. He took the catch of the duck. It was declared not out by the third umpire.

England scored 114 runs in the second innings till the end of the fourth day’s play. During this, Ben Duckett came to open. He scored an unbeaten 50 facing 67 balls. During this, Duckett played a shot in Cameron Green’s over. At the same time, Starc jumped and caught the ball. But the ball had touched down. Despite this, however, the Australian players appealed for out. After this the decision was left on the third umpire. The third umpire declared Duckett not out. After the third umpire’s decision, the Australian captain was seen talking to the on-field umpire.

Significantly, Australia had scored 416 runs in the first innings till all out. After this, scored 279 runs in the second innings. In response, England scored 325 runs in the first innings. Now the team is playing the second innings. England need 257 runs on the last day to win this test. But he has only 6 wickets left. At the same time, to win Australia, England will have to all out. Australia won the first Test of the series by 2 wickets.

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