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 James Anderson and Stuart Broad: experienced duo will be pivotal to England’s hopes in the second Test at Adelaide.  Photograph:  Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

England must sweep aside the distraction of the Ben Stokes saga and get the ball swinging if they are to move back on level terms with Australia when (...)

Steve Smith celebrates reaching his century at the Gabba. Photograph: Dave Hunt/EPA

Day Three: England 302 & 33-2, Australia 328 England suddenly had to battle to stay in the match on day three of the Ashes after Steve Smith’s ou(...)

Australian batsman Steve Smith plays a shot on day two of the first Test match between Australia and England at the Gabba in Brisbane. Photograph: PA

The grim-faced Australian captain battled away to prevent England from gaining a first innings lead in a Test match that has, so far, been surprising,(...)

England’s James Vince  bats during day one of the First Test  against Australia in the  Ashes   at The Gabba in Brisbane, Australia. Photograph:  Cameron Spencer/Getty Images

James Vince said that if Australia did not know some of England’s less-vaunted names before the start of their Ashes defence then they will do now fol(...)

England’s batsman James Vince in action on the first day of the first Ashes Test. Photograph: Getty Images

James Vince intends to ensure everyone in Australia knows who he is for the rest of this winter’s Ashes. That includes Australia great Matthew Hayden(...)

 Australian bowler Pat Cummins reacts after dismissing England captain Joe Root LBW for 15 runs on day one of the first test match between Australia and England at the Gabba in Brisbane. Photograph: PA

For a while it all went quiet out there, too damn quiet – at least for the Australians. After all the braggadocio in the build-up to this series, th(...)

Australia’s Nathan Lyon warms up during a nets session at the Gabba in  Brisbane.  Photograph : Jason O’Brien/PA

Australia v England, Ashes first Test Venue: The Gabba, Brisbane Time: Thursday 12am (Irish time) On TV: BT Sport 1 To universal relief the phoney(...)

Steve Smith, captain of Australia and Joe Root, captain of England pose with the Ashes urn. Photo: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

What is it? The Ashes is five-Test series between England and Australia, which takes place roughly every two years. This winter, Australia are hosts(...)

England Test player Jake Ball visits the Pooldeck at The Gabba in Brisbane, Australia. Photo: Chris Hyde/Getty Images

As England’s plane touched down in Brisbane on Sunday the Australia coach, Darren Lehmann, said: “We love playing here.” It is easy to see why, becaus(...)

While a Test match might remain the sternest challenge of a player’s mental and technical capabilities, the longer form of the sport is now far from being the most lucrative. Photograph: Getty Images

Ireland take on Pakistan in their first ever Test match next summer, after being granted full member status by the International Cricket Council (ICC)(...)

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