Root holds up Aussies on slow day: 5th Test, Day 3 (Oval)

Joe Root found form with 68 and Kevin Pietersen made a patient 50 as England who started on 32-0 crawled to 247 for four at stumps from 98.3 overs.

England 247 for 4 (Bell 29*, Woakes 15*) trail Australia 492 for 9 dec by 245 runs.

5th Test, Day 3 (Oval), Aug 2013


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