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Warne wants misfiring Clarke to bat at No 5 to keep Ashes series alive

Warne wants misfiring Clarke to bat at No 5

Sydney, August 03: Legend Australian spinner Shane Warne has insist to the Australian captain Michael Clarke should bat at No 5 as an alternative of No. 4, Shane Warne actually warn in coated words on ashes series if Australia wants to carry on the Ashes anticipation lively when they will face England in the 4th Test of ashes series at Trent Bridge.

Shaun Marsh is likely to be selected into the Australian line up in place of Adam Voges, could bat in either position when the fourth test begins from August 6.
Shane Warne insisted that the 4th test match would turn out to be Clarke’s flash if he bats at number five with Marsh at number four.

He further that it would have the double advantage with Clarke playing in a position where he has a good record and Marsh, the left-hander, acting as a useful buffer between two key right-handers- Steve Smith and Clarke, News.com.au reported.

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Clarke, who played mostly on No 5 in his career, was encouraged the order to fourth in 2013 and has largely struggled since.

The captain Clarke has scored just 94 runs in six innings in the first three Ashes tests played in England in which host lead on Australia with 2-1. England will try to seal five match series after taking a 2-1 lead following an eight-wicket win over title holders Australia in Birmingham.

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