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England showed on the opening day of the Ashes that they will not be intimidated by Australia, says former captain Michael Vaughan.
The fast bowler will be rested from the Titans' next Ram Slam competition so that he can hit the nets and get overs under his belt
Like England, new Ashes broadcaster BT Sport had a slightly jostling start, but settled down nicely for a more-than-respectable first day.