Gabba Ashes Test in the balance after Day 2

2017-11-24 09:50

Australia were fighting back in reply to England's first innings at the close on the second day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba.

WATCH: Ben Stokes sends England an Ashes message

2017-11-23 13:33

Absent England all-rounder Ben Stokes has sent his team-mates a video message ahead of their Ashes battle against Australia.

Barmy Army has Lyon in their sights on Ashes eve

2017-11-22 18:29

England's Barmy Army have moved on from the devastation of their last Ashes tour Down Under and set their sights on Aussie spinner Nathan Lyon.

Spotlight falls on Smith, Root on Ashes stage

2017-11-22 13:15

Two of the world's best batsmen will be in opposition when Australia's Steve Smith and England's Joe Root both lead their countries for the first time in an Ashes Test at Brisbane.

Australia quicks 'more nasty than Johnson'

2017-11-22 10:32

Australia's "scary" fast bowlers are "more nasty" than Mitchell Johnson, skipper Steve Smith has said.

'Improving' Warner gets Ashes nod

2017-11-22 06:55

Australia opener David Warner's neck injury has improved and he is expected to play in the first Ashes Test against England, captain Steve Smith has said.

Cook dismisses 'irrelevant' Johnson talk ahead of Ashes

2017-11-21 13:22

Alastair Cook dismissed talk of Mitchell Johnson as "irrelevant" on Tuesday as England prepare to face Australia's new-look pace attack in the first Ashes Test.

Warner hit by neck injury ahead of Ashes

2017-11-21 07:15

Australia vice-captain David Warner says he will undergo intense treatment on his neck after suffering sudden pain during training.

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.

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.


England hit back with Warner scalp after Ashes collapse

2017-11-24 06:55

Australia lost the big wicket of David Warner as England applied pressure on the second day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba.

Lyon roars with run-out to slow England in Ashes

2017-11-23 10:58

England's James Vince was run out with a century beckoning on his Ashes debut as Australia hit back to leave the first Test finely balanced after Day 1.

Scotland make 4 changes for Wallabies

2017-11-22 15:10

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has made four changes to his starting XV to face Australia on Saturday.

Bookies back Australia for 1-0 Ashes lead

2017-11-22 11:33

The 2017/18 Ashes series between hosts Australia and holders England gets under way at the Gabba in Brisbane.

Maxwell called in as cover for Warner

2017-11-22 08:37

Australia have called up batsman Glenn Maxwell into their squad ahead of the first Ashes Test as cover for David Warner, who hurt his neck in a fielding drill.

Aussies seek to strike 'fear' in Ashes

2017-11-22 06:49

New-look Australia will bank on their pace attack terrifying England once again when two unfamiliar line-ups open hostilities for the Ashes, the oldest prize in Test cricket, in Brisbane on Thursday.

Lyon wants to open up Root 'crack'

2017-11-21 12:21

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has taken aim at England captain Joe Root as the mind games between the teams continue ahead of the first Ashes Test.

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.

'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.

England out-muscle Wallabies in tense London affair

2017-11-18 18:59

England have emerged as 30-6 victors is what was a tense Autumn International at Twickenham on Saturday.

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