Ashes Test

England's `Laker Test` centurion Peter Richardson dies at 85

England's `Laker Test` centurion Peter Richardson dies at 85

Richardson accrued five centuries in the 34 Tests he played between 1956 and 1963, and finished his first year as a Test batsman with 491 runs to his credit, the most in the world that year.

Feb 18, 2017, 10:37 AM IST
First day-night Ashes Test confirmed; will be played at Adelaide Oval in December 2017

First day-night Ashes Test confirmed; will be played at Adelaide Oval in December 2017

Australia has already staged two day-night tests at the Adelaide Oval, while the Gabba will host a third against Pakistan starting on Thursday.

Dec 13, 2016, 09:32 AM IST
Australia end tour of England on a high; Eoin Morgan injured

Australia end tour of England on a high; Eoin Morgan injured

 Australia ended their tour of England on a high with a 3-2 victory in the one-day international series as home captain Eoin Morgan suffered concussion after being hit on the head by a bouncer.

Sep 13, 2015, 21:37 PM IST
Australia's Brad Haddin denies unrest post his axing during Ashes

Australia's Brad Haddin denies unrest post his axing during Ashes

Recently retired Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin on Sunday admitted that his teammates were "shocked" when he did not regain his place for the third Ashes Test having opted out of the second for family reasons but denied it caused any unrest that derailed the campaign.

Sep 13, 2015, 17:54 PM IST
5th Ashes Test: Peter Siddle sends Michael Clarke into sunset with finale win

5th Ashes Test: Peter Siddle sends Michael Clarke into sunset with finale win

Australia sent captain Michael Clarke into international retirement with an innings and 46-run victory in the fifth and final Ashes Test at The Oval on Sunday.

Aug 23, 2015, 21:14 PM IST
5th Ashes Test, Day 2: After Steven Smith's ton, all-round Aussie attack dismantles England

5th Ashes Test, Day 2: After Steven Smith's ton, all-round Aussie attack dismantles England

Mitchell Marsh took his best figures in Test cricket as Australia`s push for a consolation win in the Ashes finale saw England suffer a severe collapse at The Oval on Friday.

Aug 21, 2015, 23:55 PM IST
5th Ashes Test: Michael Clarke fails once again, but Australia dominate England on Day 1

5th Ashes Test: Michael Clarke fails once again, but Australia dominate England on Day 1

Steve Smith made a brave unbeaten 78 to lift Australia to 287 for three on the first day of the fifth and final test against England at The Oval on Thursday.

Aug 21, 2015, 00:12 AM IST
I want to go out on a high, says Australian captain Michael Clarke

I want to go out on a high, says Australian captain Michael Clarke

Australia captain Michael Clarke was in reflective mood on the eve of his final test match against England at The Oval as he plotted a consolation victory to finish the series on a high.

Aug 19, 2015, 21:14 PM IST
Australia to rest Josh Hazlewood for final Ashes Test

Australia to rest Josh Hazlewood for final Ashes Test

Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood will be rested for the final Ashes test at The Oval, coach Darren Lehmann said on Wednesday.

Aug 19, 2015, 21:10 PM IST
James Anderson out of final Ashes Test

James Anderson out of final Ashes Test

England fast bowler James Anderson will miss the fifth and final Ashes Test against Australia as he has failed to recover fully from a side strain, captain Alastair Cook said on Wednesday.

Aug 19, 2015, 17:52 PM IST
Full credit to Alastair Cook's leadership for Ashes win: Paul Collingwood

Full credit to Alastair Cook's leadership for Ashes win: Paul Collingwood

Former England all-rounder Paul Collingwood has heaped praise on skipper Alastair Cook for his brave and spot on captaincy despite facing criticism in the past, also adding that the opening batsman is the main reason behind the hosts reclaiming the Ashes with a 3-1 win over Australia.

Aug 17, 2015, 20:12 PM IST
Battered Australia endure another rough day as Northamptonshire pile runs

Battered Australia endure another rough day as Northamptonshire pile runs

Australia`s preparations for the final Ashes Test against England suffered a blow as Northamptonshire`s Steven Crook condemned the beleaguered tourists to another dispiriting spell in the field on Saturday.

Aug 16, 2015, 00:30 AM IST
Baggy Green culture disappeared under Michael Clarke: John Buchanan

Baggy Green culture disappeared under Michael Clarke: John Buchanan

 Former Australia cricket coach John Buchanan took a dig at retiring Test skipper Michael Clarke on Tuesday, saying that the 'Baggy Green' culture eroded a bit under his captaincy.

Aug 11, 2015, 17:45 PM IST
James Anderson feared Alastair Cook would quit as England captain

James Anderson feared Alastair Cook would quit as England captain

England pace spearhead James Anderson has admitted that he feared skipper Alastair Cook would step down from his role in the wake of criticism.

Aug 10, 2015, 21:17 PM IST
4th Test: England beat Australia by an innings and 78 runs to regain the urn

4th Test: England beat Australia by an innings and 78 runs to regain the urn

England defeated Australia by an innings and 78 runs on the third day of the fourth Ashes Test at Trent Bridge on Saturday to take an unbeatable 3-1 lead in the five-match series.

Aug 08, 2015, 16:57 PM IST
4th Test, Day 2: Ben Stokes' five-fer gets England closer to regaining Ashes

4th Test, Day 2: Ben Stokes' five-fer gets England closer to regaining Ashes

Ben Stokes`s five-wicket haul left England on the verge of an Ashes-clinching win in the fourth Test at Trent Bridge on Friday.

Aug 07, 2015, 23:35 PM IST
Ashes 2015: James Anderson to be assessed over 'tight side'

Ashes 2015: James Anderson to be assessed over 'tight side'

England paceman James Anderson will be assessed after appearing to suffer a side strain bowling in Australia`s second innings during the third test on Thursday.

Jul 30, 2015, 23:23 PM IST
3rd Ashes Test, Day 1: James Anderson's six-fer puts England in drivers seat

3rd Ashes Test, Day 1: James Anderson's six-fer puts England in drivers seat

England were 133 for three in reply to Australia`s first innings 136, a deficit of three runs, when rain forced an early close to the first day of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston on Wednesday.

Jul 29, 2015, 23:38 PM IST
Ashes 2015: England will bowl short to dizzy Chris Rogers, says Mark Wood

Ashes 2015: England will bowl short to dizzy Chris Rogers, says Mark Wood

England will continue to bowl bouncers at Australian batsman Chris Rogers if the opener is passed fit for this week`s third Ashes test at Edgbaston after suffering from dizziness, seamer Mark Wood has said.

Jul 26, 2015, 17:39 PM IST
Ashes 2015: Derbyshire draw with Australia

Ashes 2015: Derbyshire draw with Australia

Derbyshire and Australia drew their three-day tour match at Derby on Saturday.

Jul 25, 2015, 22:36 PM IST