Ball fit and ready for first Ashes Test

2017-11-20 14:25

England seamer Jake Ball has declared himself fully fit and ready for the first Ashes Test that starts in Brisbane on Thursday.

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Cummins 'pumped' for home Test debut

2017-11-20 11:48

Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins is looking forward to making his home debut in Test cricket when the Ashes gets underway in Brisbane on Thursday.

 
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England 'content, relaxed, excited' ahead of Ashes

2017-11-19 21:15

England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow said the tourists were "content, relaxed and excited" as the first Test of the Ashes in Australia draws closer.

 
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Ponting urges Renshaw to be patient

2017-11-17 19:47

Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting has urged axed opener Matt Renshaw to show patience as he begins the road back to the ultimate format.

 
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Paine doesn't want 'five minutes' in Test arena

2017-11-20 12:39

Australia wicketkeeper Tim Paine is keen to make the most of his second opportunity in Test cricket after his shock selection in the Ashes squad.

 
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Lehmann urges ex-players to get behind Aussies

2017-11-19 18:44

Coach Darren Lehmann has urged former Australia players to get behind the team in the upcoming Ashes, even if they do not agree with certain player selections.

 
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Australia retain women's Ashes with T20 win

2017-11-17 15:10

Australia retained the women's Ashes with a win over England in the first Twenty20 international in Sydney.

 
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'Gabbatoir' nightmares await Root's England

2017-11-20 10:23

Joe Root's tourists will have to conquer England's historical psychological demons at the 'Gabbatoir' if they are to avoid another losing Ashes start.

 
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Aussies in 'confusion' ahead of Ashes - Warne

2017-11-18 12:32

Spin legend Shane Warne says Australia are in a state of "confusion" heading into the Ashes series against England.

 
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Malan gets ton in final Ashes warm-up

2017-11-17 11:36

England batsman Dawid Malan warmed up for the first Ashes Test by hitting a century on the third day of the final tour game against a Cricket Australia XI.

 
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Paine gets shock Ashes nod for Australia

2017-11-17 08:21

Wicketkeeper Tim Paine was handed a shock recall after a seven-year Test absence as Australia gambled for the first two Ashes Tests against England.

 
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Woakes takes six, Bairstow injury scare

2017-11-15 10:53

In-form England paceman Chris Woakes claimed six wickets and wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow had an injury scare on the opening day of their four-day tour match in Townsville.

 
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Root tells Australia to 'bring it on' for Ashes

2017-11-14 11:09

England captain Joe Root has told Australia to "bring it on", vowing to fight fire with fire as his team expect a hostile reception at the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.

 
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Woakes saves England's blushes with inspired spell

2017-11-10 14:31

Paceman Chris Woakes claimed four wickets as England roared back to the verge of victory against the Cricket Australia XI.

 
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Hazlewood Ashes-ready as Starc bounces Smith

2017-11-10 10:18

Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood says he is ready to let rip in the Ashes Test series opener with England.

 
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Stoneman hits ton, Cook back in the runs

2017-11-16 11:20

Mark Stoneman scored the first century of the Ashes tour as Alastair Cook regained form in the match against a Cricket Australia XI in Townsville on Thursday.

 
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England must silence Oz crowds to win Ashes - Swann

2017-11-15 07:37

England must silence the baying home crowds if they are to stand any chance of getting on top of Australia, says former spinner Graeme Swann.

 
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Hazlewood the key to battering England - Starc

2017-11-13 10:30

Mitchell Starc says pace partner Josh Hazlewood's unerring line and length will allow his fellow bowlers to let rip at England's batsmen in the Ashes Test series.

 
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Handscomb backs Wade to come good

2017-11-10 12:58

Australia middle-order batsman Peter Handscomb has backed under-fire wicketkeeper Matthew Wade to turn around his poor form.

 
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Back injury wrecks Coulter-Nile's Ashes chances

2017-11-10 07:48

Australian fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile will take a "short break" after suffering a fresh back problem.

 
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Healy: Respect the wicketkeeping fraternity

2017-11-15 13:05

Legendary Australia wicketkeeper Ian Healy has pleaded with the national selectors not select Cameron Bancroft as the gloveman for the first Ashes Test against England.

 
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Marais Erasmus to umpire Ashes opener

2017-11-14 14:05

Pakistan's Aleem Dar and South Africa's Marais Erasmus will umpire the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.

 
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Garton called up as England crisis deepens

2017-11-11 13:19

England have called young Sussex left-arm paceman George Garton into the Ashes squad as cover after Jake Ball strained a ligament in his ankle.

 
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Anderson replaces Stokes as England vice-capt

2017-11-10 11:00

England's record bowler James Anderson has been named as vice-captain for the Ashes series against Australia.

 
 

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Thursday, 23 November 2017
Australia v England, Woolloongabba 02:00
Saturday, 02 December 2017
Australia v England, Adelaide Oval 05:30
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