England have won the fifth and final Test of the Ashes series by 135 runs. The Ashes series ended with a 2-2 draw on Sunday, two years after England’s win. In 1972, the series ended with a 2-2 draw. Being the defending champions, Australia has lifted the trophy. Overall this is the 71th Ashes Series. Australia have won the series 33 times and England 32 times. The series is drawn 6 times. 47 years, Ashes series Draw.
century of Wade :In the fifth and final test, England gave Australia a target of 399 runs. Australia won by a huge margin in the second inning when England were bowled out for 263 runs. Australia scored 225 runs in the first inning. England scored 294 runs in the first innings. In the second innings, England added 329 runs in 19.3 overs. For Australia, Matthew Wade scored the most runs. He hit 17 fours and a six in 258 balls. Stuart Broad and Jack Leach each took four wickets.
Cummins and Smith in the top spot: Australia’s pace bowler Pat Cummins took the highest wicket with 29 wickets. Broad finished second with 23 wickets. Joffra Archer of England finished third with 22 wickets. Australian Smith was at the top of the batting line with 774 runs. England’s Ben Stokes scored 441 runs to finish second.
Smith’s highest score:Former Australian captain Steve Smith, who played the first Test series after the ban, was able to make a fantastic comeback in the Ashes. Smith failed to play due to injuries in the third test. In the other four Tests, Smith batted magically. He scored 774 runs at an average of 111. This time in the Aces, Smith and Ben Stokes became Man of the Series. Smith hit three centuries and three fifties in seven innings. He scored a double century in the first innings of the fourth Test. Stokes in England scored four hundred forty one runs and took eight wickets. 47 years, Ashes series Draw.
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