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Faulkner issues Ashes warning to 'boring' England

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Australia debutant James Faulkner warned England they'd be in for a "hell of a challenge" in the return Ashes 'Down Under' later this year as he castigated their go-slow approach in the fifth Test at The Oval. 

England's Kevin Pietersen walks out on the pitch as rain delays the start of play of the fifth Ashes test at The Oval cricket ground in London on August 24, 2013. Australia debutant James Faulkner warned England they'd be in for a "hell of a challenge" in the return Ashes 'Down Under' later this year as he castigated their go-slow approach in the fifth Test at The Oval.

England, who've already retained the Ashes, were all but assured of a 3-0 series win after Saturday's fourth day of the fifth and final Test at the south London ground was washed out without a ball bowled.

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