The Ashes

England name unchanged squad for the second Ashes Test

The England selectors have decided to go with an unchanged squad for the second Ashes Test against Australia, which begins on 16th July at Lord's.
12 July 2015

We were outplayed in all the three facets of the game - Michael Clarke

Australian captain Michael Clarke admitted that his team were outplayed in every aspect of the game by England following the 169-run loss in the first Ashes Test in Cardiff.
12 July 2015

Alastair Cook hails England for Cardiff win

Alastair Cook, hailed England's win in the first Ashes Test as the best possible start, after beating Australia by 169 runs in Cardiff and taking a 1-0 lead in the series.
12 July 2015

We performed exceptionally well - Joe Root

England batsman and man of the match in the first Ashes Test, Joe Root, expressed his delight with the massive win against Australia in Cardiff.
12 July 2015

A different sort of Ashes half-century - Cricket World TV

As England celebrate their victory in the first Ashes Test in Cardiff, our latest animated Ashes video looks back at an off-field story from a few years back featuring David Boon.
11 July 2015

Ashes betting: England now favourites following Cardiff win

After their crushing 169-run win over Australia in the first Ashes Test in Cardiff, William Hill now make England evens favourites to win the series.
11 July 2015

England go ahead in the series with the perfect game

England produced a wonderful bowling effort in the fourth innings to bowl Australia out for 242 and win the first Ashes Test in Cardiff by 169 runs and go 1-0 up in the five-match series.
11 July 2015

I can be proud of the consistency - Chris Rogers

Australian opening batsman Chris Rogers admitted that he was proud to be consistently contributing to the team, having scored seven consecutive fifties, despite missing out on a couple of hundreds in the process.
10 July 2015

We're in the driving seat - Moeen Ali

After playing the starring role on day two of the first Ashes Test in Cardiff with a half-century and two key wickets, England all-rounder Moeen Ali says his side are in the driving seat against Australia.
9 July 2015

Rogers admits to nerves before crucial innings

Australian opener Chris Rogers admitted that he was feeling nervous long before he began his innings of 95 on day two of the first Ashes Test in Cardiff.
9 July 2015

England march ahead after intense day and late strikes

England came up with a disciplined bowling attack to peg Australia back after Moeen Ali gave them some crucial lower order runs on day two of the first Ashes Test in Cardiff.
9 July 2015

Talking Points - Ashes 2015 opening salvos - Cricket World TV

Cricket World's John Pennington and Tom Bentley reflect on the opening day and a half of the first Ashes 2015 Test between England and Australia in our latest Talking Points video.
9 July 2015

England will struggle to win a Test this Ashes - Michael Holding

Former West Indian pacer Michael Holding has declared his predictions for the Ashes series which began on Wednesday by stating that England won’t win a single match in the entire series.
9 July 2015

Australia are the better side at the moment - Shane Warne

Legendary Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne reckons that Australia will be favourites to win the ongoing Ashes series.
8 July 2015

'It's almost the Holy Grail of international cricket'

Australia and Middlesex batsman Joe Burns says that coming over to England and winning the Ashes is "almost the Holy Grail of international cricket" for any Australian team.
8 July 2015

Gatting hopeful England can 'sneak' an Ashes win - Cricket World TV

Former England captain Mike Gatting says he hopes that during the Ashes, England can build on their recent form, and "maybe sneak it by a Test somewhere".
8 July 2015

How does it work? Cricket spread betting on the Ashes explained

The Ashes is one of sport’s oldest and fiercely-fought battles, first linked to the 1882-83 series when Ivo Bligh, 8th Earl of Darnley, reportedly told friends his side would "beard the kangaroo in his den and try and recover those ashes".
8 July 2015

Mark Cosgrove predicts close Ashes series - Cricket World TV

Australia and Leicestershire batsman Mark Cosgrove told us earlier in the season that he predicted that this summer's Ashes series is likely to be closer than many expect.
8 July 2015

As captain of this team I need to be more disciplined - Michael Clarke

Australian captain Michael Clarke has taken the onus upon himself to ensure that his team does not cross the line when it comes to sledging in the upcoming Ashes series, which kicks off on Wednesday.
8 July 2015

Cardiff Ashes Test statistical preview

As the first Ashes Test in Cardiff kicks off on Wednesday, let us look at some of the statistics involving both the teams.
8 July 2015

 
 
 
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