The Ashes

England Confirm 2015 Schedule

England have confirmed the details of their international schedule for the 2015 summer, which will see them host New Zealand and Australia.
12 May 2014

Australia Name Contracted Player List

Cricket Australia have confirmed the list of 18 players that have been given central contracts for the 2014-15 season.
31 March 2014

Video - Broad Talks KP, ICC WT20 & The Ashes

England Twenty20 International captain Stuart Broad talks about the decision to sack Kevin Pietersen, the 'disastrous' tour to Australia and the upcoming ICC World Twenty20.
21 February 2014

Video - Johnson Reacts To Winning Allan Border Medal

Watch as fast bowler Mitchell Johnson gives his reaction after he was awarded the 2014 Allan Border Medal, reward for being voted the best Australian player in 2013 by his peers.
21 January 2014

England Women Lead The Way...Again

As an English person, If you want to win a Test match in Australia, best send for the England Women after they won in Perth this morning.
13 January 2014

Pietersen - Kick Him Out, Or Keep Him In?

Yesterday, I asked my followers on Twitter whether, in the wake of The Ashes disaster, whether England should kick Kevin Pietersen out and move on without him.
9 January 2014

Ashes Betting: Australia 50/1 For 2015 Whitewash

Ladbrokes make Australia a 50/1 shot to repeat their 2013/14 Ashes whitewash when they head to England for the next series in 2015.
8 January 2014

Haka'd But Love It - Stunned By Sydney

Sydney - wow, what a place. I honestly couldn’t have wished for a better place to spend my Christmas and New Year.
8 January 2014

Ultimatum Reports 'Inaccurate' - Flower

England Team Director Andy Flower has issued a statement saying that reports in the media that he has issued an ultimatum to the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) are inaccurate.
8 January 2014

Video - Australian PM Praises Ashes-Winning 'Improbables'

Watch as Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott paid tribute to the Ashes-winning Australian team, which he says made the 'improbable achievable'.
7 January 2014

Pietersen Sets 2015 Ashes Goal

Kevin Pietersen tweeted last night (6th January) that he is determined to play a part when England look to regain The Ashes from Australia in 2015.
7 January 2014

Video - Clarke 'Extremely Proud' Of Ashes Win

Australia captain Michael Clarke tells watching crowds he is 'extremely proud' of his side's 5-0 Ashes win over England during a public celebration in Sydney.
7 January 2014

Video - The Ashes 2013/14 Review - Cricket World TV

One day after Australia sealed a 5-0 whitewash in the 2013/14 Ashes Test series, John Pennington and Alastair Symondson give their thoughts in our series review.
6 January 2014

Ashes Reactions: 5-0 Whitewash

A selection of our favourite tweets and images as cricket fans around the world react to Australia wrapping up a 5-0 Ashes whitewash over England.
6 January 2014

Holiday Festivities, Retirements & Johannesburg Thriller

Christmas and the New Year was a time to catch up with relatives, take a break and watch plenty of sport, but there was still plenty to talk about in the world of cricket.
6 January 2014

Video - Clarke Enjoys 'Extremely Special' Ashes Win

Australia captain Michael Clarke says winning The Ashes 5-0 - and doing so by using just 11 players in the series - is 'extremely special'.
5 January 2014

Video - Only Broad & Stokes Played To Potential - Cook

England captain Alastair Cook says that only two players during his side's 5-0 Ashes defeat to Australia - Stuart Broad and Ben Stokes - showed the form they are capable of.
5 January 2014

Ashes Gallery - Sydney, Day Three

A selection of images from the third and final day of the fifth and final Ashes Test in Sydney, which saw Australia wrap up a 5-0 series win over England.
5 January 2014

Australia Complete 5-0 Ashes Whitewash

Australia completed a 5-0 Ashes whitewash as they defeated England by 281 runs on day three of the fifth and final Test in Sydney.
5 January 2014

Video - England 'Gifted Too Many Wickets' - Gooch

England batting coach and former captain Graham Gooch says that England have fallen well short with the bat in The Ashes, and gifted their wickets on too many occasions.
4 January 2014

 
 
 
 

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