After a disastrous start and losing Alastair Cook in just the third over, England have come back brilliantly though Mark Stoneman and James Vince.
The No3 has played beautifully at times – unleashing some lovely cover drives to pierce the Aussie field.
They’ve quietened the Gabba crowd and made it through to lunch without real incident – with the platform set for an exciting afternoon session.
We’ll have our man Ethers’ take on the first session coming up in the lunch break. Grab a coffee, tinnie, or even a power nap. Just make sure you’re back for 2.40am sharp.