Ashes 2013: England Vs Australia 5th Test at The Oval, Aug 21-25, 2013.
Match scheduled to begin at 11:00 local time (10:00 GMT)
Teams: England Vs Australia
Venue: Played at Kennington Oval, London
Last five completed matches
England W D W W W
Australia L D L L L
The weather is forecast to be warm, although there is the possibility of showers interrupting a couple of day's play.
- England have only lost six times to Australia at The Oval, against 16 wins, making it their most successful home ground.
- The last time Australia went two consecutive series without winning a Test was in 1986.
- After 98 and 96 Test matches respectively, the batting records of Kevin Pietersen and Alastair Cook are separated by 33 runs and 0.21 in average. Pietersen is marginally ahead of his captain but Cook has two more centuries (25 to 23).
- James Faulkner will become the 435th player to represent Australia in Tests.