Australia's Gabba streak continues

Australia's 10-wicket win at the Gabba put them 1-0 up ESPNcricinfo Ltd

29 Unbeaten Tests for Australia at the Gabba - They have won 22 and drawn 7, with their last defeat at the venue coming against West Indies in 1988-89. In this period Australia have had enjoyed several resounding wins against England at the Gabba. They have won four Tests by more than 180 runs and two by 10 wickets.

7 Ten-wicket wins for Australia against England in the Ashes - and their first since 2006-07. Two of those ten-wicket wins against England have come at the Gabba. In 1990, Australia chased down 157 without losing a wicket.

1930 The year of the previous highest opening partnership in a successful Test chase - David Warner and Cameron Bancroft have broken an 87-year-old Test record by adding 173 and winning the Test. Archie Jackson and Bill Ponsford added 172 against West Indies in Adelaide. The unbeaten 173 is also the second-highest fourth-innings opening stand for Australia in Tests behind the 208 added by Michael Slater and Mark Taylor against England at Sydney in 1994-95.

82 Highest individual score for Australia on debut in the fourth innings of a Test - Bancroft went past Norm O' Neil's 71 which was scored way back in 1958.

7 Man of the Match awards for Steven Smith in the last three years - the most for any cricketer in this period. Three players are in second position with five each. Smith also has four such awards as captain - joint most in this period,along with Virat Kohli.

15.13 Average runs added by England for the last six wickets at the Gabba since Australia's unbeaten run began in 1989 - the least for any team that has played in this venue during this period. England's lower middle order and tail have failed to contribute at this venue in their last seven Tests here. The highest the team has added in this period is 139 in the first innings of this Test.