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FOUR - Astle drives loosely but well away from a fielder behind point. 6 off. 324/6 Nicholls 89 Astle 7

England unhappy with the ball, give it to Reiffel. He does the tests with his rings and concludes we need a ball change.

Single and a leg bye off the over. 326/6 Nicholls 90 Astle 7

Moeen Ali on for a twirl. Astle facing.

Top edge sweep from Astle, in the air a long time but no fielder near it, Woakes runs from fine leg to save 2 runs. Good fielding by the Warwickshire allrounder. 328/6

Just that 2 off the over. Not a lot happening out there. 328/6 Nicholls 90 Astle 9

Broad back on for a bowl. Nicholls facing.

FOUR - Leg stump half volley and dispatched to the mid wicket boundary by Nicholls.

4 off. 332/6 Nicholls 94 Astle 9

Moeen continues. FOUR - Deft sweep from Astle to the fine leg boundary. 336/6