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England’s Joe Root: ‘We know how important this game is.’

After two months in the subcontinent, England’s Test cricketers are within touching distance of the departure lounge. Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow, Jofr(...)

Pat Cummins celebrates taking the wicket of Shubman Gill. Photograph:  Jono Searle/Getty

India lost two early wickets after their attack swept through the Australian lower order in the fourth Test in Brisbane. The hosts started day two on(...)

Australia’s Josh Hazlewood  is applauded by fellow paceman Pat Cummins  after taking five  wickets as India were bowled out for only 36 runs in their second innings  on the third day of the first  Test  at the Adelaide Oval. Photograph:  William West/AFP via Getty Images

Australia crushed India by eight wickets inside three days of the first test at Adelaide Oval on Saturday, skittling the tourists for their lowest inn(...)

Australian batsman Steve Smith plays a shot on the first day of the second  Test match against New Zealand at the MCG in Melbourne. Photograph:  William West/AFP via Getty Images

Day one: Australia 257-4 (S Smith 77no, M Labuschagne 63, D Warner 41, M Wade 38, T Head 25no; C de Grandhomme 2-48) v New Zealand Steve Smith contin(...)

England’s Joe Denly batting during day three of the fifth Test match against Australia  at The  Oval. Photograph:  John Walton/PA Wire

Day 3 of 5: England 294 (J Buttler 70, J Root 57, R Burns 47; M Marsh 5-46, P Cummins 3-84, J Hazlewood 2-76) & 313-8 (J Denly 94, B Stokes 67, J (...)

England bowler Jofra Archer celebrates the wicket of Marnus Labuschagne of Australia during day two of the fifth  Ashes Test  at The  Oval. Photograph: Alex Davidson/Getty Images

Day 2 of 5: England 294 (J Buttler 70, J Root 57, R Burns 47; M Marsh 5-46, P Cummins 3-84, J Hazlewood 2-76) & 9-0 lead Australia 225 (S Smith 80(...)

England’s Jos Buttler plays a shot during play on the first day of the fifth Ashes  Test against  Australia at The Oval. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images

Day one: England 271-8 (J Buttler 64no, J Root 57, R Burns 47; M Marsh 4-35, P Cummins, 2-73 J Hazlewood 2-76) v Australia. Two contrasting half-cent(...)

Australia batsman Travis Head  falls after being struck by a  yorker from England’s Ben Stokes during the first day of the fourth Test at Old Trafford. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Day one: Australia 170-3 (M Labuschagne 67, S Smith 60no; S Broad 2-35) v England The Ashes do not have to be decided on a blissful summer’s day in f(...)

  England’s Ben Stokes and Jack Leach  celebrate after Stokes hit the  winning runs on  day four of the third  Ashes Test   at Headingley. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Ben Stokes was left struggling to take it all in after his incredible unbeaten 135 carried England to a most remarkable one-wicket victory over Austra(...)

Joe Root finished the third day at Headingley on 75 not out. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty

Day three of Five: England 67 (J Hazlewood 5-30, P Cummins 3-23, J Pattinson 2-9) & 156-3 (J Root 75*, J Denly 50, J Hazelwood 2-35) trail Austral(...)

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