The Ashes

Cricket World At The Ashes - Fourth Test Preview

John Pennington and Alastair Symondson look ahead to the fourth Ashes Test between England and Australia, which gets underway tomorrow at Chester-le-Street.
8 August 2013

Video - Onions, Smith Reject Cheating Claims

England's Graham Onions and Australia's Steve Smith reject claims that players are using silicone tape on their bats to 'cheat' the Decision Review System.
7 August 2013

Australia Name 12-Man Test Squad

Australia have included fast bowler Jackson Bird in a 12-man squad for the fourth Ashes Test in Chester-le-Street, which gets underway on Friday 9th August.
7 August 2013

ICC Rubbishes DRS 'Cheating' Report

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has moved quickly to refute reports that it is launching an investigation into alleged attempts by players to 'cheat' the Decision Review System (DRS).
7 August 2013

Video - Andy Flower Targets Series Win

They may have already retained the Ashes following a draw at Old Trafford, but England coach Andy Flower is keen that his side wins the series against Australia.
6 August 2013

Video - Lehmann Pleased With Improvement

Darren Lehmann tells the media at Old Trafford that his Australia team are continuing on a learning process ahead of the fourth Ashes Test at Chester-le-Street.
6 August 2013

Video - Cook On Strange Day In Manchester

Watch as Alastair Cook talks to the media following the end of the third Ashes Test at Old Trafford, which saw England retain the Ashes despite a draw.
5 August 2013

Ashes Highlights - Third Test, Day Five

Watch highlights of a curtailed fifth and final day's play at Old Trafford which saw England retain the Ashes despite limping to 37 for three in their second innings.
5 August 2013

Cricket TV - Old Trafford Ashes Test Review

Watch as we look back at the third Test of the Ashes 2013 series which saw England retain the Ashes after Australia's victory charge was denied by the bad weather.
5 August 2013

Onions Named In Fourth Test Squad

Graham Onions could be in line to play the fourth Ashes Test at his home ground in Chester-le-Street after he was named in England's 13-man squad.
5 August 2013

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Michael Clarke

There are once again plenty of contenders for this week's Cricket World Player of the Week award.
5 August 2013

England Retain The Ashes

England retained the Ashes after the third Tests at Old Trafford was drawn as just 20.3 overs of play were possible on the final day.
5 August 2013

Talking Point - Does Cricket Have A Crowd Problem?

The boos and jeers that David Warner has been subjected to throughout the Old Trafford Test have brought the behaviour of crowds into focus...but does cricket have a bigger problem to think about?
5 August 2013

Ashes Highlights - Third Test, Day Four

Watch session-by-session highlights of a compelling day four of the third Ashes Test at Old Trafford which saw England fight back and Australia build a commanding lead.
4 August 2013

Video - Prior Confident, Warner Unflustered

Watch as England wicket-keeper Matthew Prior tells the media that he is confident that the Ashes will be retained and David Warner jokes about his role as 'pantomime villain' at Old Trafford.
4 August 2013

Australia Build Lead Before Rain Arrives

The rain almost stayed away and Old Trafford was treated to another dramatic - and controversial - day of Test cricket before bad light brought about a premature end with Australia 331 runs ahead of England on day four of the third Ashes Test.
4 August 2013

Video - Pietersen, Starc On Day Three

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc and England batsman Kevin Pietersen talk to the media following day three of the third Ashes Test at Old Trafford.
3 August 2013

Ashes Highlights - Third Test, Day Three

Watch session-by-session highlights of day three of the third Ashes Test at Old Trafford as England continued their fightback.
3 August 2013

Australian Remain On Top In Spite Of Pietersen Hundred

Australia retained a firm grip on the third Ashes Test at Old Trafford. They coped well with a Kevin Pietersen hundred and had reduced England to 294 for seven by stumps.
3 August 2013

Interview - New Balance's Liam Burns

Liam Burns of New Balance talks to us at Old Trafford about linking up with county cricket clubs, New Balance's elite athletes including Jonathan Trott, and the Ashes.
3 August 2013

 
 
 
 
 
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