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Steve Smith made England suffer again on day four at Old Trafford, falling just 18 short of another century.
Australia were reduced to 63-4 at tea on the penultimate day of the fourth Ashes Test, but they still held the advantage at Old Trafford.
Mitchell Starc showed his class on day four at Old Trafford as Australia pressed home their Ashes advantage.
England are in deep trouble at Old Trafford after Australia reduced them to 278-8 at lunch, trailing by 219 runs on the penultimate day.
Pat Cummins was described as the "all-round package" after his brilliant display of fast bowling on day three at Old Trafford.
Pat Cummins did not take a wicket on day three in Manchester, but he showed why he is the best Test bowler in the world.
An unbroken century stand from Rory Burns and Joe Root frustrated Australia but the England batsmen still had a lot of work to do.
Australia were unable to press home their advantage in the morning session on day three of the fourth Ashes Test due to rain.
After hitting a superb double hundred, Steve Smith said England did Australia a favour by bowling too short at Old Trafford.
Steve Smith showed fortune favours the brave as he made a magnificent double century at Old Trafford.