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July 31, 2015
England win within 3 days of the 3rd Test of the Investec Ashes series at Edgbaston. Jimmy Anderson and Steve Finn both picked up a 5 wicket haul in a thrilling Test match.Read more
July 23, 2015
England named one change yesterday with Jonny Bairstow replacing Gary Ballance in their 13-man squad for the 3rd Test. Jonny Bairstow’s sensational form with five centuries this year for his county side Yorkshire has been rewarded and he will join up with the squad going into the Edgbaston Test starting the 29th July.Read more
July 20, 2015
Australia won the 2nd Test by a whooping 405 runs inside four days at Lord’s. England were bowled out for 103 within 2 sessions on the 4th day to make the series 1-1. Will England finally attempt to sort out their problems in the top order?Read more
July 18, 2015
Chris Rogers & Steve Smith both accumulate massive scores to put England under the pump in the 2nd Test at Lord’s. Australia 566 for 8 declared, put England in after the Tea break. England are 85-4 after being blown away by the trio of Aussie pace-men.Read more
July 15, 2015
With Australia being out-played in the First Test in Cardiff cracks have appeared quicker than we first thought. Losing Harris through injury, Watson woes with the bat continue or losing Haddin for personal reasons. Both Haddin and Watson are out for the 2nd Test at Lord’s with the latter being dropped. Bit early to be ringing changes unless your backs against the wall isn’t it?Read more
July 10, 2015
England post 430 in their 1st innings and bowled Australia out for 308 in their reply. Which leaves the host’s in the driving seat with a good lead of 122 runs going into the Second Innings.Read more
June 29, 2015
The Tourists win their first warm up game of the 2015 Ashes tour by beating Kent at the Canterbury ground by 255 runs.Read more
June 22, 2015
The ECB have named 14 players to take part in a pre-ashes tour to Spain. With the Ashes less than 3 weeks away Trevor Bayliss ,England’s newly appointed head coach, will be hoping to get to know his team in a four-day training camp which begins on the 27th of June.Read more
January 26, 2015
Jason Holder breathed a sigh of relief as West Indies beat South Africa by 1 wicket to record Holder’s first win as captain.Read more
January 22, 2015
West Indies lacked a game plan on there way to only 122, while being bowled out by Imran Tahir & Co in East London.Read more