The Ashes: James Faulkner issues warning to 'boring' England

The 23-year-old said that when England visit Australia in November it will be on Australian terms and England will be in for a "hell of a challenge".

updated: August 25, 2013 10:11 IST
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London: Australia debutant James Faulkner warned England they'd be in for a "hell of a challenge" in the return Ashes 'Down Under' later this year as he castigated their go-slow approach in the fifth Test at The Oval.

England, who've already retained the Ashes, were all but assured of a 3-0 series win after Saturday's fourth day of the fifth and final Test at the south London ground was washed out without a ball bowled.

Friday saw England's scoring slow to a crawl, their run-rate for the day standing at barely more than two an over.

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