ASHES: Watson's huge ton lifts Australia's spirits

Australia rides Shane Watson's first Ashes century to victory over England on day one of Oval Test.

Oval Test, Day One — This has been a troubled Ashes for Shane Watson. But things got a lot better on the first day of the Oval Test. What began in the morning as an exercise in rehabilitation had been transformed by the end of the day into an elegant and unexpected celebration of his best batting performance in his eight years as an Australian Test player. From rehab to apotheosis in the 81 overs he had spent at the crease.

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