England Vs Australia

Adil Rashid reckons even full-strength Australia would struggle against England

Spin has proved Australia's undoing this series, with Rashid the leading England wicket-taker with 11 dismissals and 19 together with off-spinner Moeen Ali.

published on : 24th June 2018

Ashton Agar accepts only Australia's 'absolute best' will beat England

Amid all the blazing hitting at Trent Bridge, Agar emerged relatively unscathed with figures of one for 70 in 10 overs.

published on : 24th June 2018

England captain Eoin Morgan backs his team to learn from Scotland upset in time for Australia

Defeat raised fresh questions about England's ability to win one-off, winner-takes-all fixtures following last year's Champions Trophy semi-final loss to Pakistan.

published on : 11th June 2018

England skipper Joe Root defends veterans Alastair Cook and Stuart Broad after Ashes loss

Joe Root defended his underperforming senior players after his team meekly handed back the Ashes to Australia in Perth.

published on : 18th December 2017

Steve Smith's epic ends as Australia poised to secure Ashes despite rain in Perth

Australia were confident rain would not deny them the Ashes despite play being abandoned early on the fourth day of the third Test against England in Perth on Sunday.

published on : 17th December 2017

Australian captain Steve Smith reaches double century in third Ashes Test

Australian captain Steve Smith's incredible year continued as he notched his second Test double century on the third day of the third Ashes Test against England at the WACA Ground on Saturday.

published on : 16th December 2017

Good signs for Australia with England's Joe Root, Alastair Cook in check: Mitchell Starc

The Australians are sailing to apparent victory in the first Test, just 56 runs away and with 10 wickets in hand, after restricting skipper Root to a second-innings half-century.

published on : 26th November 2017

England batsmen must score big to beat Australia in Ashes series: Moeen Ali

England are facing a big defeat to Australia on Monday's final day after they were bundled out for just 195, leaving the home side the task of scoring 170 runs to win.

published on : 26th November 2017

David Warner, Cameron Bancroft score centuries; Australia on verge of big Ashes win over England

The tourists were skittled out for 195 off 71.4 overs, losing their last six wickets for 82, as the Test swung Australia's way on the fourth day at the Gabba.

published on : 26th November 2017

England coach Trevor Bayliss writes off Ben Stokes' Ashes chances

As England get ready for their opening tour match in Perth on Saturday, Stokes remains at home awaiting the outcome of a police probe into his involvement in a brawl outside a nightclub.

published on : 2nd November 2017

Ben Stokes will speak at right time: Agent

Stokes is waiting until the time is right before explaining the violent incident that cost him his place in Ashes squad.

published on : 13th October 2017

England can't win Ashes without Ben Stokes: Steve Waugh

Ex-Australian captain Waugh, at the helm in 57 Tests for 41 victories, said England will not be the same threat without Stokes.

published on : 12th October 2017

Mitchell Starc urges Australian fans to 'get stuck into' Ben Stokes

Mitchell Starc has urged Australian fans to get stuck into England bad boy Ben Stokes if he makes the trip for Ashes.

published on : 10th October 2017

England and Wales Cricket Board says Ben Stokes will not be on Ashes flight

 Stokes was arrested last month on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm and suspended, along with Alex Hales, from the internationals.

published on : 6th October 2017

The rare talent of trouble-prone Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes, whose ability with both bat and ball makes him that most highly prized of cricketers -- a genuine all-rounder.

published on : 29th September 2017

Ben Stokes included in England's Ashes squad

Stokes was dropped for fourth one-day international against West Indies at The Oval after being arrested early on Monday.

published on : 27th September 2017