Despite scoring 54 not out and finishing with respectable bowling figures at Old Trafford, Mitchell Starc has been dropped by Australia.
Australia took two wickets in each session to close in on retaining the Ashes, but England showed final-day resistance at Old Trafford.
England stood on the brink of defeat in the fourth Ashes Test as the prolific Steve Smith starred once again.
Mitchell Starc showed his class on day four at Old Trafford as Australia pressed home their Ashes advantage.
England are in deep trouble at Old Trafford after Australia reduced them to 278-8 at lunch, trailing by 219 runs on the penultimate day.
Tim Paine chose to bat first under gray skies in Manchester, where Mitchell Starc was picked for the first time in the Ashes series.
Tim Paine chose to bat first under grey skies in Manchester, where Mitchell Starc was picked for the first time in the Ashes series.
Usman Khawaja has missed out on Australia's squad for the fourth Ashes Test, but Tim Paine expects the batsman to overcome his poor form.
Australia have opted to drop out-of-form batsman Usman Khawaja for the fourth Ashes Test against England.
Mitchell Marsh impressed with bat and ball against Derbyshire in a tour match and could now be set for an Australia Ashes call-up.