Background: Australia well in the lead. England needing to bat for 2 days to get a draw.
How did it start: Strauss and Cook batting for England after getting through unscathed from 15 overs the previous evening.
Where did it all go wrong for Australia?: They bowled shit.
Where did it all go right for Australia?: North took a wicket.
Where did it all go wrong for England?: North took a wicket.
Where did it all go right for England?: Twin hundreds for Strauss and Cook, only one wicket lost all day (North took a wicket).
Who won each session?: England. England. England.
Who won the day?: England
Crumb of comfort?: England only lead by 90...
Shot of the day: One of Strauss's many exquisite cover drives.
Ball of the day: North taking a wicket.
Man of the day: Strauss and Cook. Also Trott.
And finally... Ashes Oddity: David Gower getting a chair on his foot. Hilarious.