The Ashes, 3rd Test: England vs Australia, Day 3 - as it happened

Kevin Pietersen dug his team out of a hole by hitting 113, but was one of three batsmen removed after tea by Australia, which reduced England to 294-7 in reply to 527-7 declared.

updated: August 04, 2013 00:09 IST
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England were 294 for seven in reply to Australia's first innings 527 for seven declared, a deficit of 233 runs and still needing a further 34 runs to avoid the follow-on. Catch all the highlights here: (Scorecard | Commentary)

23: 15 (IST): STUMPS! That's stumps on Day 3. England end third day's play on 294 for 7 with Stuart Broad (9*) and Matt Prior (6*) at the crease. England still trail by 233 runs, meaning they require another 34 runs to avoid follow on. Kevin Pietersen scored his 23rd Test century but Australia are still on top.

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