Scotland were on fire and England were reduced to ashes three days later in the third Test. Australia retained the Ashes series with two matches remaining. In his debut Test, Boland took six wickets for seven runs, including a maiden, in four overs. Australia won the third Test by an innings and 14 runs. England were bowled out for 68 in the second innings.
Score: England 185, 68; Australia 267
England, who started the second innings with 267 for Australia, could not find the back of the net on the third day. Mitchell Stark started. Boland completed. Captain Joe Root is England’s top scorer with 28 runs. Ben Stokes was the only batsman to score 11 runs.
Starc also shone with three wickets for Boland.
Opener Marcus Harris (76) put Australia ahead in the first innings. Starc remained unbeaten on 24. James Anderson took four wickets for England.
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