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The Ashes 2019: England vs. Australia series guide
England will travel to Australia for the 2021 Ashes series
In Review

The Ashes 2019: England vs. Australia series guide

England drop Jason Roy and Craig Overton for the final Test at The Oval
11 Sep 2019
The Ashes: Smith mocks Leach in ‘classless’ celebration
Steve Smith (wearing glasses) celebrates Australia retaining the Ashes
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The Ashes: Smith mocks Leach in ‘classless’ celebration

Aussies have since denied they were imitating the England spinner
10 Sep 2019
‘It hurts’: Joe Root vows to stay on despite Ashes loss
Joe Root is the captain of England’s Test cricket team
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‘It hurts’: Joe Root vows to stay on despite Ashes loss

Australia retain the urn after a 185-run victory at Old Trafford
9 Sep 2019
Back pages: XXXX it! Australia and Smith toast Ashes win
Australia players celebrate their Ashes series victory after the fourth Test at Old Trafford
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Back pages: XXXX it! Australia and Smith toast Ashes win

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 9 September
9 Sep 2019
Has Jack Leach’s ‘muppet moment’ cost England the Ashes?
The big screen shows the no ball bowled by England spinner Jack Leach
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Has Jack Leach’s ‘muppet moment’ cost England the Ashes?

Steve Smith punishes England after surviving spinner’s no-ball dismissal
6 Sep 2019
Ashes: England, and the weather, fail to warm to their task
Windy conditions meant the bails were removed on day one of the fourth Ashes Test
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Ashes: England, and the weather, fail to warm to their task

Maybe scheduling a Test in Manchester in September was not the best idea?
5 Sep 2019
Ashes 4th Test: expect more theatre from Archer and Smith
Australia’s Steve Smith smiles at England’s Jofra Archer during the Lord’s Test
In Review

Ashes 4th Test: expect more theatre from Archer and Smith

Australia’s star batsman will be a target once again for England’s fast bowler
3 Sep 2019

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Back pages: Root backs Archer as England bid to level Ashes
England captain Joe Root celebrates an Australia wicket with bowler Jofra Archer
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Back pages: Root backs Archer as England bid to level Ashes

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 22 August
22 Aug 2019
Ashes: Steve Smith out and more to follow in bouncer battle?
Australia batsman Steve Smith will miss the third Ashes Test at Headingley
In Review

Ashes: Steve Smith out and more to follow in bouncer battle?

Australia coach Justin Langer is confident his players can step up at Headingley
21 Aug 2019
What they are saying about 'frightening' Jofra Archer
England bowler Jofra Archer has impressed in his first two matches in Test cricket
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What they are saying about 'frightening' Jofra Archer

Australia hold on for a draw, but the momentum has shifted in England's favour
19 Aug 2019
Ashes whitewash? The omens aren’t looking good for England
Australia spinner Nathan Lyon did the most damage taking 6-49 at Edgbaston
In Depth

Ashes whitewash? The omens aren’t looking good for England

Australia take series lead after cruising to a 251-run win in first Test
6 Aug 2019
Back pages: England turmoil as ‘fortress’ Edgbaston crumbles
England batsman Jonny Bairstow reacts after being dismissed in the second innings
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Back pages: England turmoil as ‘fortress’ Edgbaston crumbles

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 6 August
6 Aug 2019
‘I’m lost for words’: Smith reflects on an emotional return
Australia’s Steve Smith celebrates his century against England at Edgbaston
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‘I’m lost for words’: Smith reflects on an emotional return

In the first Test match since his ban ended Smith saves Australia on opening day of the Ashes against England
2 Aug 2019
Back pages: Aussie captain Paine taunts England fans
England captain Joe Root and Australia skipper Tim Paine hold the urn ahead of the Ashes
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Back pages: Aussie captain Paine taunts England fans

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 1 August
1 Aug 2019
Ashes: can Jimmy Anderson make the difference at Edgbaston?
England bowler Jimmy Anderson takes part in a net session at Edgbaston
In Review

Ashes: can Jimmy Anderson make the difference at Edgbaston?

England take on Australia in the first match of the five-Test series
31 Jul 2019
Back pages: England will rough up Aussie ‘sandpaper three’
Australia cricketers Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft train at Edgbaston
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Back pages: England will rough up Aussie ‘sandpaper three’

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 31 July
31 Jul 2019
Ashes: Root ready to step up and boost England’s batting
Joe Root will captain England in the 2019 Ashes Test series against Australia
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Ashes: Root ready to step up and boost England’s batting

England captain set to bat at No.3 against Australia at Edgbaston
30 Jul 2019
Ashes 2019: Aussie bowlers target Test new boy Jason Roy
England batsman Jason Roy made his Test debut against Ireland at Lord’s
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Ashes 2019: Aussie bowlers target Test new boy Jason Roy

England opener Roy should expect a tough introduction to the Ashes
29 Jul 2019
England crush Australia to reach Cricket World Cup final
Jason Roy, England Cricket World Cup semi final
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England crush Australia to reach Cricket World Cup final

Reaction to stunning semi-final victory for Eoin Morgan's rampant side
12 Jul 2019
Australia vs. England: Stokes is ready for his biggest match
England all-rounder Ben Stokes celebrates taking a wicket in the Cricket World Cup
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Australia vs. England: Stokes is ready for his biggest match

All-rounder seeks redemption in the Cricket World Cup semi-final at Edgbaston
10 Jul 2019
World Cup is England’s to lose, says Australia star Lyon
Australia’s Nathan Lyon (second right) celebrates a wicket against England on 25 June
In Depth

World Cup is England’s to lose, says Australia star Lyon

Off-spinner ramps up the mind games ahead of Thursday’s semi-final at Edgbaston
8 Jul 2019
Australia’s bowlers and the press rip into England
Australia bowler Jason Behrendorff celebrates his five-wicket haul against England at Lord’s
In Depth

Australia’s bowlers and the press rip into England

After Lord’s thrashing the pressure is on the hosts to win their final two games
26 Jun 2019
CWC: Australia ready to inflict more hurt on England
Bowler Mitchell Starc has been Australia’s dangerman at the Cricket World Cup
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CWC: Australia ready to inflict more hurt on England

Rivals go head-to-head in a vital clash at Lord’s on Tuesday
24 Jun 2019
CWC: Aussies win a thriller as umpires frustrate West Indies
Australian bowler Mitchell Starc took 5-46 against the West Indies at Trent Bridge
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CWC: Aussies win a thriller as umpires frustrate West Indies

Bowler Mitchell Starc stars for Australia with 5-46 at Trent Bridge
7 Jun 2019
Cricket World Cup: Smith and Warner named in Australia squad
Steve Smith and David Warner led Australia to a 4-0 Ashes win against England in 2017
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Cricket World Cup: Smith and Warner named in Australia squad

There’s no place in the final 15 for Peter Handscomb or Josh Hazlewood
15 Apr 2019
Australia ball-tampering scandal: Smith and Warner bans end
Steve Smith and David Warner led Australia to a 4-0 Ashes win against England in 2017
In Depth

Australia ball-tampering scandal: Smith and Warner bans end

What next for the former Baggy Greens captain and ex-vice captain?
29 Mar 2019
World Cup: Australia ‘crazy’ not to include Smith and Warner
Steve Smith and David Warner are currently serving a ban from international cricket
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World Cup: Australia ‘crazy’ not to include Smith and Warner

Former Test captain and vice-captain return from suspension next month
6 Feb 2019
Cricket Australia: bans stand for Smith, Warner and Bancroft
Steve Smith and David Warner led Australia to a 4-0 Ashes win against England in 2017
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Cricket Australia: bans stand for Smith, Warner and Bancroft

Trio were suspended after the ball-tampering scandal against South Africa
20 Nov 2018
Moeen Ali: Australians are rude, abusive and disrespectful
Moeen Ali England cricket Australia
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Moeen Ali: Australians are rude, abusive and disrespectful

England all-rounder blasts the Baggy Greens
14 Sep 2018
Cricket’s ‘DNA’ under threat from cheating and sledging
ICC cricket cheating ball tampering
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Cricket’s ‘DNA’ under threat from cheating and sledging

ICC chief David Richardson says on-field bad behaviour ‘has to stop’
7 Aug 2018
Mitchell breaks cricket gender barrier on Australian TV
Alison Mitchell cricket commentator Australia Channel Seven
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Mitchell breaks cricket gender barrier on Australian TV

British cricket commentator signs for the Channel Seven network
10 Jul 2018
England crush Australia and now aim for ODI series whitewash
Jason Roy Jonny Bairstow England vs. Australia ODI
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England crush Australia and now aim for ODI series whitewash

Openers Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow star in six-wicket win at Chester-le-Street
22 Jun 2018
England vs. Australia ODI series: results, fixtures, squads
England vs. Australia ODI cricket series 2018
In Brief

England vs. Australia ODI series: results, fixtures, squads

England need one more win to seal a 5-0 series whitewash
22 Jun 2018
England smash ODI records as Australia are humiliated
Alex Hales England vs. Australia ODI series Trent Bridge
In Brief

England smash ODI records as Australia are humiliated

Alex Hales hits 147 as England seal series victory with two matches to spare
20 Jun 2018