The Ashes

Ashes betting: Will we see a five-day Ashes Test?

England are well backed to seal victory at The Oval in the fifth and final Ashes Test and are 11/8 with William Hill to seal a 4-1 series win.
19 August 2015

England look to extend domination - Ashes fifth Test preview

And so the Ashes bandwagon rolls on to its final stop, The Oval, for the fifth Investec Test match. The last time the two sides were in London, Australia won the Test at Lord’s by over 400 runs, which seems a lifetime ago now.
19 August 2015

Mr Predictor - Will England win again? Can India hit back? Cricket World TV

We look ahead to two Test matches and a One-Day International in this week's Mr Predictor cricket betting show with the Ashes, New Zealand in South Africa and India in Sri Lanka on our radar.
18 August 2015

Pat Cummins ready for a Test recall

Australian fast bowler Patrick Cummins is confident about his fitness and says he is ready for a Test recall.
17 August 2015

Monty Panesar recalls 'that' Ashes draw in Cardiff - Cricket World TV

Monty Panesar took a five-wicket haul when he made his Ashes debut in 2006 but it is his batting in the closing stages of the 2009 Cardiff Test that most remember him more fondly for.
14 August 2015

Our style of playing in limited overs helped us - Moeen Ali

England all-rounder Moeen Ali feels that their new-found aggressive approach in limited-overs has played a key role in their ongoing victorious Ashes campaign.
13 August 2015

Shane Warne calls for improvements in domestic cricket

Former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne pointed out that the lack of variety in the pitches back in Australia being one of the reasons for Australia's poor show against England in the ongoing Ashes series.
13 August 2015

Darren Lehmann apologises for Ashes defeat

Australian coach Darren Lehmann has apologised for losing the Ashes to England, while accepting the blame for the manner in which the team lost the matches at Edgbaston and Trent Bridge.
12 August 2015

Brad Haddin returns home early following Ashes defeat

Australian wicket-keeper Brad Haddin will not be a part of the squad for the fifth Ashes Test as he has flown back home to Sydney to be with his family.
12 August 2015

It was a surreal experience - Adam Lyth

England opening batsman Adam Lyth reckons that reclaiming the Ashes with a win against Australia in the fourth Test at Trent Bridge was a surreal experience for the team.
11 August 2015

I thought Cook would quit captaincy - James Anderson

England pace spearhead James Anderson has revealed that he thought Alastair Cook might given up the captaincy after going through a tumultuous time as skipper during the last 18 months.
11 August 2015

Captaincy is a big responsibility - Steve Smith

Australian vice-captain Steven Smith admits that it will be a big responsibility to lead the team - if he is appointed as captain - following the retirement of Michael Clarke.
11 August 2015

Kevin Pietersen credits England management structure for Ashes triumph

Kevin Pietersen showered accolades on England’s new management structure after their majestic Ashes triumph earlier this week.
10 August 2015

Did you England tried to get the better of Steve Waugh? Cricket World TV

We pick out another great story from the rich history of Ashes cricket involving Australia, England and Steve Waugh.
10 August 2015

Ashes disaster in 2013-14 inspired us - Joe Root

England batsman Joe Root has stated that the humiliating 5-0 thumping suffered in the 2013-14 Ashes series in Australia motivated his team to lift their game in the ongoing series.
10 August 2015

Michael Clarke slams reports of rift in team

Australian captain Michael Clarke has dismissed speculations suggesting a rift in his team played a big role in their Ashes defeat to England.
10 August 2015

Clarke didn't commit my mistake - Ricky Ponting

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting thinks that outgoing skipper Michael Clarke has timed his retirement well after having endured an extended lean patch with the bat.
10 August 2015

Writing my book was 'like a therapy session' - Simon Jones - Cricket World TV

Simon Jones says that the process of writing his autobiography was "like a therapy session" in that it helped him speak about some of the "vast amount of lows" he had to deal with during his career.
9 August 2015

Anderson returns to England squad for fifth Test

England pace spearhead James Anderson has been named in the 14-man squad picked by the selectors for the fifth Ashes Test, which will get underway on 20th August at The Oval in London.
9 August 2015

Joe Root dethrones Steven Smith to become top-ranked Test batsman

England batsman Joe Root has displaced Australia's Steven Smith as the top-ranked batsman according to the International Cricket Council Ratings following the former's century in the fourth Ashes Test at Trent Bridge.
8 August 2015