England have named an squad to the final Ashes Test at The Oval with Jason Roy place to retain his position.
As Australia kept the urn and mind trailing the series 2-1, joe Root’s side fell to 185-run defeat at Old Trafford.
England can still draw the series and Root known on his side to turn for the last Test of the series in London, with Test Championship points accessible.
Despite the hosts’ batsmen having fought throughout the series together with Joe Denly having impressed following his promotion to the order in Manchester’s top the top-order appears set to stay in position.
As the hosts fought to save Test, the 33-year-old created a 53 off 123 balls in the second innings of England and is among just three batsmen to create more than 1 half-century in the collection.
Roy’s move down to # 4 brought his greatest score in Test cricket since he fought off 67 balls in the second innings at Old Trafford to 31 to him.
Watch day one of the fifth and final Ashes Test, at The Oval, live on Sky Sports The Ashes September 12, from 10am on Thursday.
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