The Ashes

Dramatic Final Day Precedes Draw

There was high drama on the final day of the fifth and final Ashes Test before bad light ended play with England 21 runs short of victory with four overs remaining.
25 August 2013

Rain Wipes Out Fourth Day

Rain at The Oval meant that there was no play at all on what should have been the fourth day of the final Ashes Test.
24 August 2013

Video - Root, Siddle On Slow Day Three

Watch as England batsman Joe Root and Australia fast bowler Peter Siddle give their thoughts on what was a slow third day of the fifth and final Ashes Test at The Oval.
23 August 2013

Draw Looks Inevitable After Slow-Moving Day

An attritional third day at The Oval saw England end just 46 runs shy of avoiding the follow-on on 247 for four in their first innings.
23 August 2013

Ashes Highlights - Fifth Test, Day Three

Watch session-by-session highlights of day three of the fifth and final Ashes Test at The Oval and hear from England's top scorer Joe Root.
23 August 2013

Video - It Was An Unbelievable Feeling - Smith

Australia batsman Steven Smith says that reaching his maiden Test century on day two of the fifth Ashes Test at The Oval was an 'unbelievable feeling'.
23 August 2013

Ashes Highlights - Fifth Test, Day Two

Watch session-by-session highlights of day two of the fifth and final Ashes Test between England and Australia at The Oval.
22 August 2013

Lehmann Fined For Broad Comments

The International Cricket Council has fined Darren Lehmann for comments he made inviting Australian fans to target Stuart Broad this winter.
22 August 2013

Smith Drives Australia On Rain-Hit Day

England's openers survived a tricky final hour of a rain-affected second day at The Oval to keep their hopes of earning at least a draw in this final Ashes Test match very much alive.
22 August 2013

Injured Jackson Bird Heading Home

Fast bowler Jackson Bird has become the latest Australian fast bowler to succumb to injury and will return home with a lower back problem.
22 August 2013

Ashes Highlights - Fifth Test, Day One

Watch session-by-session highlights of the opening day of the fifth and final Ashes Test at The Oval and hear from England fast bowler James Anderson.
21 August 2013

Watson Makes It Australia's Day

A powerful innings from Shane Watson gave Australia the better of the first day of the fifth and final Ashes Test at The Oval.
21 August 2013

The Duckworth-Lewis Method Talk Ashes Cricket

Neil Hannon and Thomas Walsh of the cricket band The Duckworth-Lewis Method discuss the 2013 Ashes series and give their predictions ahead of The Oval Test.
21 August 2013

Listen As Lehmann Blasts Broad

Listen to Australia coach Darren Lehmann branding Stuart Broad a 'blatant cheat' for not walking during the opening Ashes Test at Trent Bridge.
21 August 2013

'I Hope He Cries And He Goes Home'

Australia coach Darren Lehmann has launched an extraordinary attack on England all-rounder Stuart Broad during the build-up to the fifth Ashes Test at The Oval.
21 August 2013

Video - Clarke Confirms Faulkner Debut

Australia captain Michael Clarke confirms that all-rounder James Faulkner will make his Test debut in the fifth and final Ashes match at The Oval.
20 August 2013

Video - Cook Brushes Criticism Aside

England captain Alastair Cook has brushed aside criticism of his captaincy, saying he is proud of his record with Test series wins against India, New Zealand and now Australia behind him.
20 August 2013

Ashton Agar To Return To Australia

Australia left-arm spinner Ashton Agar is to return home and leave the Ashes tour after suffering a viral illness.
20 August 2013

Podcast - Fifth Ashes Test Preview

Alastair Symondson and John Pennington preview the fifth Ashes Test at The Oval, where Alastair was keeping up to date with all the latest developments.
20 August 2013

Players Of The Week - Stuart Broad And Heather Knight

Stuart Broad and Heather Knight each put in performances that must rank as high as anything they have achieved in their careers during their respective Ashes series and are named as joint players of the week.
19 August 2013

 
 
 
 

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