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Burns, Compton pick out Ashes 2015 players to watch - Cricket World TV

We asked Middlesex pair Joe Burns and Nick Compton to pick their players to watch in this summer Ashes series and perhaps unsurprisingly, they came up with completely different answers.
7 July 2015
 

Ashes betting: Australia still favourites despite patriotic punts

William Hill report that Australia remain odds-on Ashes favourites despite a number of patriotic punts on hosts England in the biuld-up to the first Test in Cardiff.
7 July 2015

Australia favourites against resurgent England - 1st Ashes Test preview

As the two sides prepare to do battle in the first Investec Test Match in Cardiff, starting on Wednesday, Australia are rightly considered the favourites for the five match series, but not, perhaps, by as much as may have been thought at the start of the summer
7 July 2015

Sledging no longer interests James Anderson

England's pace spearhead James Anderson maintains that having verbal volleys with the opponent players does not excite him any more.
7 July 2015

England, Australia target rise in ICC rankings

With the 2015 Ashes series set to begin on Wednesday, England and Australia will be hoping to boost their rankings apart from their main goal to claim the urn.
7 July 2015

2015 Ashes to be similar to 2005 series - Joe Burns

Middlesex and Australia batsman Joe Burns reckons that this summer's Ashes series has the potential to be as good as the 2005 series, one which he remembers well.
6 July 2015

England name experienced squad for Women's Ashes ODIs

England have named a squad that boasts 807 One-Day International caps for the start of the Women's Ashes series, which gets underway with three ODIs in Taunton, Bristol and Worcester later this month.
6 July 2015

Ashes betting: support switching to England

With the start of the Ashes just days away, William Hill report a reinvigorated English public are getting behind their team with 70 per cent of all wagers struck since the New Zealand ODI series win being for a home win.
6 July 2015

Great to be part of 'outstanding' 2005 Ashes series - Marcus Trescothick

10 years on from the Ashes series that many hail as the greatest series ever, Marcus Trescothick would love to see this summer's clash produce something similar.
6 July 2015

Ryan Harris' retirement good for England - Moeen Ali

England all-rounder Moeen Ali believes that the sudden retirement of Australia's veteran pacer Ryan Harris gives an advantage to the hosts during the Ashes series that begins on Wednesday.
6 July 2015

Australia favourites, but England have a good chance - Nick Compton

Middlesex and England batsman Nick Compton says that although Australia are the favourites for the 2015 Ashes, England have a good chance of winning thanks to their home advantage.
5 July 2015

The Ashes - where (and when) did it all begin? Cricket World TV

With the start of the 2015 Ashes series between Australia and England just days away, we take a look back - right back - to where and when the rivalry between the two sides began.
4 July 2015

Mike Brearley, Ebony Rainford-Brent preview the first Test in Lord's Podcast

Former England Ashes winning captain Mike Brearley and 2009 Ashes winner Ebony Rainford-Brent preview the first Ashes Test which begins on 8th July in Cardiff in the latest edition of the Lord's Podcast.
3 July 2015

England squad all praise for Desert Springs Resort after successful Ashes camp

The England players, who have completed a successful training Ashes camp in Almeria in Spain, were full of praise for their experience at the Desert Springs Resort, as they geared up for the much anticipated Ashes series.
3 July 2015

ECB announces training schedule ahead of the first Ashes Test

The England and Wales Cricket Board, on Friday have announced the schedule for the training arrangements of England and Australia, ahead of the first Ashes Test which kicks off in Cardiff on 8th July.
3 July 2015

Ben Stokes expects an eventful Ashes series

England all-rounder Ben Stokes predicts the upcoming Ashes series will be filled with verbal exchanges on the field.
3 July 2015

Cardiff Test will be huge - Dominic Cork

Former England pacer Dominic Cork feels that the winner of the first Ashes Test in Cardiff will eventually win the series.
3 July 2015

Australia favourites for the Ashes - Michael Vaughan

Former England captain, Michael Vaughan, feels that the current Australian team will have the edge heading into the Ashes series that begins next week.
3 July 2015

Trevor Bayliss urges England to display aggression

England's newly appointed coach Trevor Bayliss wants his team to play fearless cricket during the upcoming Ashes series that begins next week.
2 July 2015

England announce squad for the first Ashes Test

England selectors, on Wednesday, announced a 13-member squad for the first Test of the much anticipated Ashes series, which will be played in Cardiff from 8th July.
1 July 2015

 
 
 
 

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