The Ashes

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

Prior Out Of Final Tour Game With Calf Injury

England will be without their first-choice wicket-keeper when they play the Cricket Australia Invitational XI in Sydney after Matthew Prior was diagnosed with a calf muscle tear.
11 November 2013

Ferguson Included In Invitational XI

Callum Ferguson has been given another opportunity to press his case for a Test call-up by being included in the Invitational XI to play England this week.
11 November 2013

Teams Manage Fitness Concerns Ahead Of Ashes

Both Australia and England continue to face challenges in making sure their key players are fit for the first Ashes Test, with Michael Clarke and Kevin Pietersen among those being monitored.
10 November 2013

Root, Anderson Find Form On Rain-Hit Final Day

England's Joe Root and James Anderson impressed on a rain-hit final day of the tour game against Australia 'A' in Hobart, which was inevitably drawn.
9 November 2013