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    As it happened: 2nd Ashes Test, Day 1

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page)

    TOSS: Australia won the toss and Michael Clarke decided to bat.

    TEAM NEWS: Australia retained the same XI. Ben Stokes makes his debut for England, with the visitors also bringing in Monty Panesar to partner offspinner Graeme Swann.

    Playing XI:

    England: Alastair Cook (capt), Michael Carberry, Joe Root, Kevin Pietersen, Ian Bell, Ben Stokes, Matt Prior (wk), Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann, James Anderson, Monty Panesar

    Australia: Chris Rogers, David Warner, Shane Watson, Michael Clarke (capt), Steven Smith, George Bailey, Brad Haddin (wk), Mitchell Johnson, Ryan Harris, Peter Siddle, Nathan Lyon