England batsman Joe Root hit 87 and shared in a defiant 111-run partnership with Kevin Pietersen (53) to help force the second Ashes test into a final day. Photo: AFP England batsman Joe Root hit 87 and shared in a defiant 111-run partnership with Kevin Pietersen (53) to help force the second Ashes test into a final day. Photo: AFP
England batsman Joe Root hit 87 and shared in a defiant 111-run partnership with Kevin Pietersen (53) to help force the second Ashes test into a final day. Photo: AFP

Australia within four wickets of victory in second Ashes test

England batsman Joe Root hit 87 and shared in a defiant 111-run partnership with Kevin Pietersen (53) to help force the second Ashes test into a final day. Photo: AFP England batsman Joe Root hit 87 and shared in a defiant 111-run partnership with Kevin Pietersen (53) to help force the second Ashes test into a final day. Photo: AFP
England batsman Joe Root hit 87 and shared in a defiant 111-run partnership with Kevin Pietersen (53) to help force the second Ashes test into a final day. Photo: AFP
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