Ashes 2013: England vs Australia 5th Test Day 1 Video Highlights

England vs Australia Video Highlights of Australia tour of England 2013, 5th Ashes Test Day 1 Match on August 21st played at Kennington Oval, London.

Shane Watson hit his first century in 25 tests to help Australia move to 307-4 at stumps Wednesday on the first day of the fifth and final Ashes test against England.

Under pressure following his poor form all series with the bat, Watson smashed 25 fours and a six to reach 176, from 247 balls, at The Oval.

Watson batted on after taking a fierce blow to the head from a bouncer by Stuart Broad, was dropped on 104 by Alastair Cook in the slips and overturned an lbw decision to Chris Woakes on 160, before he finally fell to Broad.

Steve Smith was unbeaten on 66 (nine fours, one six 133 balls) as England’s bowlers struggled, James Anderson finishing with the best figures of 2-52.

ENG vs AUS 5th Test Day 1 Video Highlights – The Ashes 2013