Ashes hopes fading for England amid talk of series whitewash

It’s do or die for Joe Roots troops. Can England actually win at the WACA for the first time in 39 years and keep their Ashes dream alive?

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THE ASHES: Can England bounce back or will the Aussies just run rampant now?

Will England recover from their Gabba capitulation? As the teams head to Adelaide, momentum is with Australia and Smith, Warner and their bowling pack look ominous.

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First shots fired in Ashes on gripping day one

England fight back on a tense but enthralling first day’s play at the Gabba, writes Charlie Inglefield.

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ASHES COUNTDOWN: Gabba killing field awaits England

Brisbane’s ‘Gabbatoir’ is ready for the England cricket team but are they ready for it? CHARLIE INGLEFIELD assesses the chances of Joe Root’s legion conjuring up an epic first Test upset over Steve Smith’s men at their favourite hunting ground.

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ASHES PREVIEW: With or without Stokes, the battle will rage on

The England cricket team has touched down in Australia for the 2017/18 Ashes series. One of sport’s fiercest rivalries has a lot to offer us before the first ball is even bowled.

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Rising for the Ashes: can the Aussies recover from a bleak winter?

Everyone is worried: fans, ex-players, and pundits. How will Australia fare in the oldest Test series that gave us the Urn, Bodyline and countless heroic acts?

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Ashes 2017/18 countdown: exciting young guns stepping up

As the next Ashes series comes in to view, Charlie Inglefield takes an early glance at both cricket teams in light of their contrasting fortunes over the past couple of months.

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Batsman with second-highest Test average ever, Adam Voges, retires

The talented right-hander enjoyed a meteoric rise in a late-blooming international career, but then suffered a disappointing fall.

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Usman Khawaja, a dab too far? Batsman says he’ll ‘super dab’ next century

Aussie batsman Uzman Khawaja brings dabbing fad to Test cricket arena, but fans are split on its merits.

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Faf du Plessis escapes #mintgate ban: Cricket fans get fresh on Twitter

South Africa’s stand-in captain has been fined over the minty furore that has left the Australian media gnashing their teeth since the second cricket Test. Cricket fans were quick to chime in with their own gobfull…

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Glenn Maxwell blows Sri-Lanka away with two astonishing, record breaking knocks [WATCH]

VIDEO: Glenn Maxwell demolished Sri Lanka not once, but twice in successive eye-watering displays of T20 cricket power hitting.

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Highest-paid sports stars in Australia and AFL’s biggest earners

There are a lot of talented Australians who are amongst the world’s best in many sports and competitions. Many earn amounts higher than $1 million a year.

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Watch: Saffa’s totally ridiculous catch against Aussies

VIDEO: What a catch! Kagiso Rabada is the new hero of South African cricket. With amazing snatches like this, we can see why.

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Australia: As superstitious as the rest of the world?

Where does the legend of the Australian cricketer’s ‘Devil’s number 87 come from? Are there any other peculiarly Australia superstitions?

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Adam Voges now the second best cricket batsman ever?

Australian cricketer Adam Voges has been quietly piling on a remarkable Test record. His average puts him not just among the greats, but above all of them except Bradman.

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