Ashes

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

5th Ashes Test: Ben Stokes, Joe Denly pile on the runs as England take control

Stokes was dropped by Steve Smith at slip when he was on seven off Nathan Lyon.

Sep 14, 2019, 22:24 PM IST

Ashes: Steve Smith confident of Australia win despite conceding lead

England were bundled out for 294 runs in the first innings, but an inspired spell from their pacer Jofra Archer helped the Three Lions restrict Australia to 225 runs in the first innings.

Sep 14, 2019, 16:59 PM IST

Ashes: Steve Smith continues to paper over Australia's batting cracks

Smith, likely to regain the captaincy once his leadership ban expires next year, could conjure only a tepid defence of his teammates after they showed scant resistance against the marauding Jofra Archer and a swinging Sam Curran.

Sep 14, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

Steve Smith goes past Inzamam-ul-Haq to script unique Test record

On the second day of the ongoing fifth and final Ashes Test at the Kia Oval, Smith scored 80 runs and in the process registered his 10th consecutive 50+ score against England.
 

Sep 14, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

5th Ashes Test: 6-wicket haul by Jofra Archer gives England advantage over Australia

England openers Rory Burns and Joe Denly added nine runs in the fading light to extend the lead to 78 runs by the close of play for the day.

Sep 13, 2019, 23:56 PM IST