The Christmas schedule is being affected by Covid-19
The 72nd Ashes series will begin with the first Test on December 8.
Australia have scored 326, but the last seven teams to bat second in Sydney have made at least 327 in their first innings
Ian Bell has scored 71 and 115 in the first innings of his only two previous Tests at the Sydney Cricket Ground
Revolution is in the air after the hammering down under with a new wave of players threatening the old guard.
Gary Ballance, Matt Prior, Scott Borthwick and Steve Finn should all play for England at the SCG to start to build for the future
Michael Carberry has scored between 37 and 43 in four of his seven Ashes innings so far and no more than 37 in a second innings
There will be no let up at the MCG as the rampant Aussies look to give a Christmas stuffing to an England side already falling apart.
Shane Watson averages more runs at Melbourne than at any other ground in Test cricket
When continuing from an overnight score, England have only added more than 22 once this series without losing a wicket