Ashes

On this day: Ben Stokes played one of finest Test innings at Headingley to level the Ashes

Stokes scored a magnificient 135* and single-handedly led England to a historic 1-wicket win at Headingley 

Aug 25, 2020, 17:40 PM IST

On this day in 2015, former Australian skipper Michael Clarke bid adieu to international cricket

Clarke notched up 8,643 runs in 115 Tests, 7,981 runs in 245 ODIs and 488 runs in 34 Twenty20Is he played for Australia.

Aug 23, 2020, 20:36 PM IST

Drawing Ashes in England in 2019 was disappointing, says Steve Smith

Smith was awarded the Compton-Miller Medal as the player of the series after scoring 774 runs at an average of 110.57 from four tests.

Aug 05, 2020, 17:19 PM IST

Cricket Australia decides to drop Dukes ball from Sheffield Shield

The Dukes were introduced to the Sheffield Shield in 2016/17 to help prepare Australia`s batsmen for the ball used on English pitches in the leadup to the 2019 Ashes.

Jul 02, 2020, 09:41 AM IST

England's Moeen Ali feels he has only '2 or 3 more years' left at top level

Moeen has now expressed his desire to play all three formats for 'The Three Lions' considering he doesn't have too much time left on the international arena.

May 08, 2020, 17:36 PM IST

Australia's Peter Siddle bids adieu to international cricket

Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle has announced that he is calling curtains on his illustrious career, midway during the ongoing three-match Test series against New Zealand. 

Dec 29, 2019, 11:11 AM IST

India-Pakistan clash bigger than Ashes, cricketing ties must resume: Mushtaq Ahmed

The last bilateral series took place in 2012-13 when India hosted Pakistan for three ODIs and two T20Is.

Nov 17, 2019, 18:06 PM IST

Mitchell Marsh injures hand after smashing dressing room wall

Marsh is unlikely to feature in Western Australia's next Sheffield Shield match against Victoria, beginning on Friday. 

Oct 13, 2019, 18:13 PM IST

Australia coach Justin Langer backs David Warner to come good in Tests

Australia head coach Justin Langer has backed out of form Test opener David Warner to come good this summer and beyond despite his horrific returns in the Ashes.

Oct 13, 2019, 17:15 PM IST

James Anderson to train at Etihad Stadium to regain full fitness

Anderson will now hope to make a return during the four-match Test series against South Africa, beginning on Boxing Day in Centurion. 

Oct 10, 2019, 13:49 PM IST

England's Sarah Taylor bids adieu to international cricket

England wicket-keeper Sarah Taylor has called time on her international career, a statement from the England Cricket Board said.

Sep 27, 2019, 18:27 PM IST

Jofra Archer awarded Test, white ball contract by ECB

Archer played an instrumental role in England's win in the 50-over World Cup for the first time by taking 20 wickets, the most by an Englishman at a single World Cup.
 

Sep 20, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Tim Paine played with broken thumb in 5th Ashes Test

England defeated Australia by 135 runs in the final Ashes Test at the Kia Oval to draw the five-match series 2-2.
 

Sep 18, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

ICC World Test Championship, Points Table: England catch up with Australia, India stays atop

Australia and England are now both standing on 56 points on the points table led by India, the only team so far to garner the maximum 120 points available in a series. 

Sep 16, 2019, 07:30 AM IST

Ashes: England showed great character, says Joe Root after series-levelling win

Australia won the fourth Test in Manchester last week to move 2-1 ahead and retain the Ashes but the hosts battled back at The Oval to deny the touring side their first Test series win in England since 2001.

Sep 16, 2019, 06:47 AM IST

Ashes: Matthew Wade century in vain as England level series

Australia were set an unlikely target of 399 for England to chase after the hosts were all out in the first session of the day.

Sep 16, 2019, 00:14 AM IST

David Warner a certainty for Australia summer despite poor form: Ricky Ponting

Warner, 32, has all single digit scores barring a 61 in the Leeds Test. 

Sep 15, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

Ashes: Steve Smith dismissed as England close on victory in final Test

The prolific Smith was caught by Ben Stokes at leg slip off Stuart Broad shortly after lunch, the first time in 11 Test innings against England that he had failed to pass fifty.

Sep 15, 2019, 21:09 PM IST

Steve Smith creates a record of scoring most runs in a series this century

In the ongoing fifth Ashes Test against England, Smith went past his own record of scoring 769 runs against India during the 2014-15 season.

Sep 15, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

5th Ashes Test: Joe Denly shines as England build big lead

Denly fell six runs short of his maiden Test century and Ben Stokes made a sparkling 67 in bright sunshine at The Oval to put England in a strong position to level the series at 2-2.

Sep 15, 2019, 00:07 AM IST