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In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3

  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • Starting the day at 31 for 3, Joe Root and nightwatchman Tim Bresnan set the mood for the day compiling a 99-run stand going into lunch at 114 for 3. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • Bresnan was picked up by James Pattinson on 38 when the score was 129 and the lead 360. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • Ian Bell joined Joe Root in the middle and the duo combined for a 153-run stand in 36.5 overs. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • Ian Bell reached yet another fifty scoring 74 runs with the help of 11 boundaries.
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • Leg-spinner Steve Smith accounted for Ian Bell when the score was 282 and the lead soaring over 500 runs. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • Root, in the meantime,reached his second Test hundred and his first at Lord's. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • Joined by Jonny Bairstow in the middle, Root then upped the ante hitting a few lusty blows late in the day finishing at 178*. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • Bairstow was unbeaten on 11 as Engalnd piled up a mammoth 566-run lead over Australia at stumps.
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3
  • In pics: The Ashes, 2nd Test, England vs Australia, Day 3