Posts Tagged "England cricket"

A fighting England bowling pulled the handbrakes on Australia before Steve Smith and Shaun Marsh brought the opening Ashes Test to parity on day two.

232 Have your say

Australia are relying on frequent scapegoat Shaun Marsh to haul them out of peril in the first Ashes Test after the hosts were confounded by some wonderful bowling by England yesterday.

64 Have your say

England will look to make their advantage from the first day count while Australia will look at better lengths from their bowlers to try and trigger a lower-order collapse when the two sides return for the second day of the opening Ashes Test at The Gabba on Friday.

536 Have your say

The Ashes are finally here. Australia go in as heavy favourites, but England will be no pushover in the biggest cricket series on the calendar. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage of Day 1 at the Gabba from 11am (AEDT).

714 Have your say

The Ashes are finally back, and the first Test between Australia and England is about to get underway at the Gabba in Brisbane. Here is The Roar’s guide to watching and following the match.

0 Have your say

It’s time to get stop talking and let cricket dictate the contest now. A lot has been said and written about the Ashes, with most cricket pundits favouring Australia to blow away the touring side and regain the urn.

1 Have your say

England has announced their team for the first Ashes Test to commence on Thursday morning in Brisbane, with Jake Ball claiming the only spot surrounded by any uncertainty.

5 Have your say

Australia again have an unsettled XI for the Ashes opener, this time because of David Warner’s stiff neck and Shaun Marsh’s sore back, prompting selectors to summon Glenn Maxwell to Brisbane.

24 Have your say

In a move surprising absolutely nobody, Steve Smith has confirmed Jackson Bird and Chadd Sayers will be the two players left out of the Australian team for the first Test.

8 Have your say

Time to throw your footy kit in storage, the banana peels and dirty socks can wait until next winter because the Ashes are back! Here is the all the information you need for the first Test between Australia and England.

0 Have your say

Longtime Roar expert and sports broadcaster Glenn Mitchell has given his thoughts on the upcoming Ashes series in a preview video for The Roar.

0 Have your say

In an unbelievable performance, England has defeated Australia by four wickets in the final T20 in Manuka, levelling the women’s Ashes series 8-8.

19 Have your say

The match hangs in the balance at the start of the fourth and final day. Australia have a second innings lead of 132 with just one wicket remaining.

2 Have your say

The Ashes is, without a doubt, the greatest Test series on the international cricket calendar. It has more history than any other around the world and speaking generally, it’s the grand final for both Australia and England.

40 Have your say

The selections of Australia have been criticised from all angles and England won’t have Ben Stokes or favouritism, but the time for talking is over, because the Ashes have arrived.

37 Have your say

The Australian selectors bowled a googly to fans when they announced the squad for the first two Ashes Tests.

0 Have your say

The race for the Women’s Ashes trophy might be over, but England will be out for redemption and a drawn series when they take on Australia in the final T20 at Manuka Oval. Join The Roar for live scores and coverage from 7:10pm (AEDT).

253 Have your say

England start day three at 4/109, after Australia had made 245 in the first innings. Being a Saturday, a healthy crowd has turned up. England opener Harry Jupp is 54 not out and looking dangerous.

1 Have your say

The Ashes would be less fun without mug pundits throwing out predictions, so here are four of mine ahead of the first Test on Thursday.

60 Have your say

Ahead of the anticipated opening Ashes Test on Thursday at the Gabba, I have looked at some of the more interesting, quirky statistics that headline the first Test – of which there are many.

10 Have your say