The Ashes

Ashes Review - Day 2 Third Test from Perth

Following another dramatic day at The WACA, BT Sport pundits gave their view on all the action with many feeling that England did not quite make the most of their strong position- see what they’ve got to say below.
15 December 2017
 

Smith leads Australia's response on day two

Steven Smith scored a fluent unbeaten 92 run knock to help Australia bounce back and post 203 for three at stumps on day two after they bowled out England for 403 runs in the third Test in Perth.
15 December 2017

The Ashes 2017/18 at the halfway stage – England or Australia in the driving seat?

We are halfway through the Ashes series 2017/18 and, although Australia are 2- 0 up in the series, England are fighting back in the Third Test at Perth.
15 December 2017

Malan, Bairstow lead England fightback in Perth

Dawid Malan and Jonny Bairstow shared an unbeaten 174 run stand for the fifth wicket as England made a tremendous comeback to end the opening day of the Perth Test against Australia with a score of 305 for four in the 89 overs possible.
14 December 2017

Ben Stokes finds form in New Zealand

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has finally found some form during his stint with Canterbury with a fluent 93 run knock in the Super Smash encounter against Otago in Christchurch on Thursday.
14 December 2017

Darren Gough Gives his Tips on How England Can Beat Australia

We sat down with England Cricket legend Darren Gough on the weekend to speak about his thoughts and predictions going into the third test in Perth.
13 December 2017

Starc picks five as Australia conquer Adelaide Test to take 2-0 Ashes lead

Mitchell Starc completed a five-wicket haul as Australia bowled out England for 233 runs in the final innings to complete a 120-run victory in the second Test in Adelaide and take a 2-0 lead in the Ashes series.
6 December 2017

Day 4 Second Ashes Test Review by Swann, Vaughan, Ponting & Gilchrist

After his five wicket haul in the second innings, Jimmy Anderson spoke to the BT Sport team about his injury, playing under the light and answer the critics
5 December 2017

Root keeps England alive but Australia hold advantage heading into final day

Joe Root led from the front with an unbeaten 67 run knock stand but England will need another 178 runs on the final day with six wickets in hand to claim a win in the second Test against Australia in Adelaide and level the series.
5 December 2017

Darren Gough Speaks About the Ashes 2017/18

Darren Gough, at a recent Greene King IPA event, spoke about England's chances against Australia in the current Ashes 2017/18.
5 December 2017

Ashes Cricket Betting - Odds slashed on Ben Stokes joining England Squad

With fans concerned that England’s hopes may be all but over in the second Ashes test, bookmakers now expect the selectors to ring the changes, with Ben Stokes a possibility to add a bit of punch to the squad.
4 December 2017

Day 3 Second Ashes Test Review by Swann, Vaughan, Ponting & Boycott

Following a dramatic day’s play in Adelaide which saw a late surge from England, BT Sport pundits gave their view on all the action with many feeling that Australia missed a trick on the third day - see what they’ve got to say!
4 December 2017

England fightback after conceding 205-run first innings lead

England bowlers came up with a spirited fight to restrict Australia to 53 for four at stumps on day three after they conceded a 205 run first innings lead earlier in the second Test in Adelaide.
4 December 2017

England Cricket legend partners with Greene King IPA to bring Ashes to the fans

Cricket legend Darren Gough joined die-hard cricket fans from across London for a traditional British breakfast and a pint of Greene King IPA to celebrate the start of the second test of The Ashes.
4 December 2017

Day 2 Second Ashes Test Review by Swann, Vaughan, KP and Boycott

BT Sport pundits Michael Vaughan, Graeme Swann, Kevin Pietersen, Adam Gilchrist and Geoffrey Boycott and - including interesting some chat about Ben Stokes.
3 December 2017

Starc strikes after Australia declare at 442

Shaun Marsh remained unbeaten on 126 as Australia declared their first innings with a score of 442 for eight following which Mitchell Starc struck early to reduce England to 42 for one before rain intervened and brought a premature end to day two in the day-night Test in Adelaide.
3 December 2017

CA XI announced for tour game against England

Cricket Australia has announced a 12-member squad for the upcoming two-day tour game against England that will be played on 9th and 10th December at Richardson Park in Perth.
2 December 2017

Handscomb, Marsh steady Australia after Smith departure

A collective effort from Australia batsmen saw them post 209 for four at stumps on a rain-affected day one in the day-night Test against England in Adelaide.
2 December 2017

Day 1 Second Ashes Test Review by Swann, Vaughan & Ponting on BT Sport

BT Sport pundits Michael Vaughan, Graeme Swann, and Ricky Ponting.
2 December 2017

Australia retain same XI for Adelaide Test

Australia have retained the same team for the second Ashes Test against England that begins in Adelaide on Saturday.
1 December 2017