The Ashes 2023: England v Australia, fourth Test, day five start delayed by rain – live

– The Test match between England and Australia in the Ashes 2023 series is on its final day at Old Trafford.

– The start of the fifth day's play has been delayed due to rain, and the ground staff is working to prepare the field for play.

– The weather conditions are uncertain, and a large band of rain hovers over Manchester, raising concerns about the possibility of further interruptions.

– England had scored 592 runs in their first innings, while Australia replied with 317 and 214-5 in their second innings.

– The match outcome hangs in the balance, and England will be hoping for enough play to try and take the remaining five Australian wickets to set a target.

– The possibility of a result is crucial as the series deserves a decisive outcome.

– Players and fans are eagerly waiting for updates on the weather and pitch inspection, hoping to get enough time to produce a result in the match.