The Ashes

Ashes Gallery - Brisbane, Day One

A gallery of images from the opening day of the 2013-14 Ashes series in Brisbane, where England's Stuart Broad played a starring role.
21 November 2013

Video - Broad Delighted With Opening Day

After taking five for 65 on the opening day of the first Ashes Test in Brisbane to reduce Australia to 273 for eight, Stuart Broad says he is delighted with how things went.
21 November 2013

Broad Strikes As England Start Ashes Well

England's Stuart Broad took five for 65 to leave Australia on 273 for eight after day one of the Ashes series in Brisbane.
21 November 2013

Video - Farewell Tendulkar, Hello Ashes 2013-14

John Pennington and Chetan Narula reflect on Sachin Tendulkar's departure from international cricket before previewing the India-West Indies ODIs and the Ashes.
20 November 2013

England's Ten 100-Test Men

Kevin Pietersen will become the 10th man to play 100 Tests for England when he lines up against Australia for the Ashes in Brisbane. Here we compare his Ashes record to the nine most-capped Englishmen of all time.
20 November 2013

Ashes Fever, WT20 Qualifiers & Club Cricket

As we are less than 24 hours away from the launch of The Ashes, Twitter is quite rightly excited. There is a mix of fan opinions, players views and memories from all around
20 November 2013

Cricket Betting: Money Coming In For Aussies

Bookmakers Ladbrokes report that ahead of the Ashes beginning tonight in Brisbane, money is coming in for the home side and Australia are proving to be a popular bet.
20 November 2013

Video - It's Confidence, Not Arrogance - KP

Watch as Kevin Pietersen responds to claims he is arrogant and David Warner makes no attempt to distance himself from such claims.
19 November 2013

Real-Time Snicko To Be Used During Ashes

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that real-time snickometer will be used as part of the Decision Review System in this winter's Ashes series.
19 November 2013

Cricket World Make Their Ashes 2013/14 Predictions

After the entire Cricket World team managed to correctly predict that England would win the 2013 series, the team have been asked to look ahead to the 2013/14 series in Australia.
18 November 2013

England Wrap Up Seven-Wicket Win

Steven Finn and Boyd Rankin took three wickets apiece and Michael Carberry hit a half-century as England beat the Cricket Australia Invitational XI by seven wickets in Sydney.
16 November 2013

Root, Bairstow Impress For England

Yorkshiremen Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow played important roles in batting England into a strong position on day three of their tour game against a Cricket Australia Invitational XI in Sydney.
15 November 2013

All-Round England Hit Back On Day Two

England's batsmen followed up a good effort by their bowlers on day two of their tour game against a Cricket Australia Invitational XI in Sydney to close just two runs behind.
14 November 2013

Australia Name Chairman's XI

Western Australia's Michael Beer will captain the Cricket Australia Chairman's XI when they take on England in a two-day game in Alice Springs on 29th and 30th November.
14 November 2013

Cricket TV - Mr Predictor - Ashes 2013/14 Preview

Mr Predictor returns with a bumper show looking ahead to the 2013/14 Ashes series between England and Australia with our usual mix of predictions, odds and interviews.
13 November 2013

Invitational XI Hit Back After England Start Well

Half-centuries from Ed Cowan, Ryan Carters and Peter Nevill helped the Cricket Australia Invitational XI close day one of their tour match against England on 271 for five.
13 November 2013

Video - Ashes Preparation Steps Up A Gear

Watch as England fast bowler Steven Finn and Australia captain Michael Clarke talk about their sides' preparations for the upcoming Ashes series.
12 November 2013

Bailey, Johnson, Warner In Ashes Squad

George Bailey, Mitchell Johnson and David Warner have been included in Australia's squad for the first Ashes Test against England in Brisbane later this month.
12 November 2013

Video - Strauss Urges England To Avoid Distractions

Watch as former England captain Andrew Strauss tells England to avoid any off-field distractions when asked to offer his advice on how to win the 2013/14 Ashes series.
11 November 2013

Cricket Betting: Carberry Odds-On To Start

Ladbrokes make Michael Carberry an odds-on chance to make his Ashes debut when the first Test gets underway in Brisbane on 21st November.
11 November 2013


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