Australia captain Michael Clarke won the toss and chose to bat against England in the fifth and final Ashes Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Monday.
Australia has included Batsman Usman Khawaja and spinner Michael Beer in the playing elven, both are making their debuts. England are playing with the same side that beat Australia by an innings and 157 runs in Melbourne Test to retain the Ashes.
Australia – Shane Watson, Phillip Hughes, Usman Khawaja, Michael Clarke (capt), Mike Hussey, Steven Smith, Brad Haddin, Mitchell Johnson, Michael Beer, Peter Siddle, Ben Hilfenhaus. Doug Bollinger (12th man).
England – Andrew Strauss (capt), Alastair Cook, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Paul Collingwood, Ian Bell, Matt Prior, Graeme Swann, Tim Bresnan, Chris Tremlett, James Anderson.
Umpires: Aleem Dar (PAK), Billy Bowden (NZL)
Third Umpire: Tony Hill (NZL)
Match Refree: Ranjan Madugalle (SRI)
Ashes 5th Test Scorecard