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'I thought you guys were smarter than to fall for that' - Lyon explains trash talk (1:45)
3hESPNcricinfo staff

England's "weak links" respond

Mark Stoneman, James Vince and Dawid Malan took the first step to justifying their much questioned Ashes selections

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Can Khawaja overcome his spin issues? (0:44)
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Dobell: Insufficient reward for England's hard work (1:07)
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19hGeorge Dobell at the Gabba

Assured Vince and Stoneman settle early nerves

For most of the first two sessions the two England batsmen - with fewer than a dozen Tests between them - quietened the shrill of the pre-series hype showered upon Australia's pace attack

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#PoliteEnquiries: Is James Vince the 'guy that takes you out but never calls'? (4:35)
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'Lyon should say stuff every game' - Cummins (0:41)
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22hGeorge Dobell in Brisbane

Vince leads the rabble's rebellion

Australian legend Matthew Hayden called England "no-hopers" and insisted he didn't know who James Vince was. You learn something new every day

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Katich: Vince's composure was important for England (1:48)
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1dThe Report by Andrew Miller

Vince makes his name but Australia battle back

Mark Stoneman and James Vince added a century stand for the second wicket as England doused some of Australia's fire in the opening Ashes exchanges

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'Mixed selection messages mean all eyes on Paine after drop' (0:41)
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WATCH - Colourful fans at the Gabba (0:42)
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Dobell: Stoneman, Vince's approach encouraging for England (0:58)
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Ashes trash talk reaches fever pitch (1:08)

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