Alastair Cook's England have been dealt an early blow, with Australia winning the toss and opting to bat first at Lord's.
Speaking to Sky Sports News prior to the start of play on day one, Cook conceded: "We'd have wanted to bat because it looks a good wicket. We pray the clouds come in."
England: Alastair Cook, Adam Lyth, Gary Ballance, Ian Bell, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali, Mark Wood, Stuart Broad, James Anderson.
Australia: Chris Rogers, David Warner, Steve Smith, Michael Clarke, Adam Voges, Mitchell Marsh, Peter Nevill, Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood.
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