Ashes 2021: Australia vs England 3rd Test Match Prediction

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Ashes 2021: Australia vs England 3rd Test Match Prediction
Ashes 2021: Australia vs England 3rd Test
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The in-form Australian setup is ready to take on England in the 3rd Test of Ashes 2021-22 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground – Melbourne, Australia on 26th December 2021. Currently, Australia is leading the series with 2-0 and England is still struggling to find their form back. Let’s get into some more details of the game.

PROBABLE PLAYING XI:

Australia Predicted XI:

David Warner, Marcus Harris, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Travis Head, Alex Carey, Cameron Green, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Jhye Richardson

England Predicted XI:

Rory Burns, Haseeb Hameed, Dawid Malan, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Ollie Robinson, Stuart Broad, James Anderson, Mark Wood.

INJURY UPDATES:

  • Josh Hazlewood will miss out because of injury.

Note: Get the updates here if any, well before the play begins.

PREVIEW – AUS vs ENG 

Australia:

  • Australian players have performed really well so far in the series and the best thing for the side is – If one player fails to perform one or the other player fills his gap.
  • They are in red hot form and they will definitely look to continue this golden form.
  • Key players for the side are Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, and Pat Cummins

England:

  • England is currently struggling a lot in Australian Pitches – Their star players have failed to perform for their side in this series so far.
  • They will definitely look to revise the plan for the 3rd Test and they will come back stronger.
  • Joe Root, Ben Stokes, and Mark Wood are the key players for England.

WEATHER AND PITCH REPORT:

The weather conditions in Melbourne will be sunny for all 5 days of play and the temperature will be around 28.

And the surface at the Melbourne Cricket Ground is Flat and it has produced a lot of success for pacers. We can expect some flying wickets in this game.

HEAD-TO-HEAD Battle: Ashes 2021-22: AUS vs ENG

  • Total Tests Played: 353
  • Australia Won: 148
  • England Won: 110
  • Draw: 95
  • Tie: 0

Australia vs England, MATCH PREDICTION – WHO WILL WIN THIS GAME?

Looking at the current form – Australia will be the favorites to win this Test. But we never know what England camp is planning for the Hosts.

**DISCLAIMER: Please note that our Match predictions are based on our analysis and they do not guarantee positive results**

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