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| Langer defends Australia's Ashes celebrations

Australia coach Justin Langer has defended his players' boisterous celebrations after retaining the Ashes following claims they mocked England spin bowler Jack Leach....

| Langer defends Australia's Ashes celebrations

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Stuart Broad and Justin Langer on Steve Smith and the fourth Ashes Test – video England look to go ahead in the series as the fourth Test begins at Old Trafford on Thursday. Australia’s talisman Steve Smith is set to return after being ruled out with concussion for the third Test. ‘It’s great to have him back. No one wants to se...
19:51, 09/02/2019

Justin Langer rules out bouncer battle as Steve Smith sits out third Ashes Test • Coach says Australia’s bowlers will stick to their plans• Smith not fit to play after being hit by bouncer at Lord’sJustin Langer insists Australia must not be drawn into a bouncer war with England after Steve Smith was officially ruled out of Thur...
21:51, 08/20/2019

Justin Langer defends decision allowing Steve Smith to resume batting • Australia coach says ‘he passed all of the tests’ to continue• Smith struck on the neck by a fierce Jofra Archer deliveryJustin Langer defended Australia’s decision to let Steve Smith resume his innings on the fourth day at Lord’s just 40 minutes a...
05:00, 08/18/2019

U.S. veteran defends goal celebrations against Thailand Veteran U.S. forward Carli Lloyd defended her World Cup team mates on Friday after widespread criticism of their exuberant goal celebrations during the 13-0 trouncing of Thailand....
21:17, 06/14/2019

Ashes debutant Jofra Archer says Justin Langer has 'another thing coming' amid plans to wear down England star England paceman Jofra Archer insists he is ready to rise to the challenge of Test cricket and warned Australia coach Justin Langer "has another thing coming" if he thinks otherwise....
05:51, 08/13/2019

Ashes captains reflect on ‘phenomenal’ Ben Stokes and third Ashes Test – video England have won the third Ashes Test after a dramatic final day at Headingley. A sublime performance from England's Ben Stokes was the difference as he finished with an impressive 135 not out. Speaking after the match, England captain Joe Root calle...
00:51, 08/26/2019

| Langer: We aren't a great team yet Australia coach Justin Langer feels there has been great improvement in his team since he took charge of the side 16 months ago but insists they "aren't a great team yet"....
06:51, 09/17/2019

Justin Langer says Australia are not feeling sorry for themselves | Ali Martin Head coach says Australia will put Headingley behind them‘The champions all have had times of adversity’Justin Langer, Australia’s hugely quotable head coach, said he felt physically sick after watching Ben Stokes snatch the Headingley Test from his ...
12:00, 09/03/2019

Langer wins his 4th Senior British Open title Bernhard Langer beat Paul Broadhurst by two shots to win the Senior British Open for his record-extending 11th senior major title        ...
22:34, 07/28/2019

England the ‘benchmark’ in one-day cricket, says Australia’s Justin Langer • Coach Langer: ‘England are going to be really hard to beat’• Australia’s Peter Handscomb in for World Cup semi-finalJustin Langer, the Australia head coach, has lavished England with praise before their World Cup semi-final, describing them as the ...
19:51, 07/09/2019

Australia’s use of DRS must improve after Headingley defeat, admits Langer • Head coach says one-wicket defeat in third Test ‘hurts’• Langer facing selection decision with Smith’s returnAustralia’s head coach, Justin Langer, wants to see an improvement in the way they use the decision review system after Ben Stokes was give...
16:17, 08/26/2019

Jim Langer, center for Miami Dolphins’ Super Bowl teams, dies at 71 Jim Langer, the Pro Football Hall of Famer who anchored the offensive line for the 1972 Miami Dolphins, the NFL’s only undefeated Super Bowl championship team, has died at age 71....
11:00, 08/31/2019

Steve Smith Was Mimicking Chris Rogers Not Jack Leach, Clarifies Langer Australia head coach Justin Langer defended his players' celebration and said, "I was there, I know the truth, they were talking about Chris Rogers"....
06:34, 09/11/2019

Jofra Archer 'more ready than ever' for Test cricket as Langer questions his readiness – video England paceman Jofra Archer insists he is ready to rise to the challenge of Test cricket and warned Australia coach Justin Langer not to underestimate him. Archer is set to make his Test debut at Lord’s in the second match of the Ashes on Wednesday,...
00:51, 08/13/2019

David Warner let Stuart Broad get into his head, says Langer as England end summer on a high Justin Langer believes opening batsman David Warner allowed Stuart Broad to "get into his head" during the Ashes series, which ended in a draw at the Kia Oval on Sunday....
19:17, 09/16/2019

| 'Exuberant celebrations are part of a World Cup' The United States say their allegedly over-exuberant goal celebrations in their record demolition of Thailand at the World Cup were nothing to do with humiliating them....
22:51, 06/15/2019

Hamilton can fuel the Silverstone celebrations Lewis Hamilton can keep the good news coming at Silverstone this weekend by winning his home British Grand Prix for a record sixth time in front of the biggest crowd since the days of 'Mansell Mania'....
19:51, 07/10/2019

USWNT ripped for over-the-top soccer celebrations The US women’s soccer team did not make many friends after beginning its World Cup title defense with a tournament-record 13-0 blowout over Thailand in Group F on Tuesday in Reims, France. Alex Morgan scored five goals in a dominating win for t...
14:51, 06/12/2019

An explosion of joy': U.S. defend World Cup celebrations U.S. captain Megan Rapinoe on Wednesday defended her under-fire team mates' exuberant celebrations during their record 13-0 World Cup victory over Thailand in Reims....
22:00, 06/12/2019

USWNT doubles down on all those World Cup celebrations The United States Women’s National Team isn’t backing down to critics. As the USWNT thrashed Thailand 13-0 in their World Cup opener Tuesday, many were quick to condemn the squad for continuing to celebrate goals after the end result had already been...
03:34, 06/13/2019

The History of Pride Month Celebrations Pride Month is more than just a colorful parade or a series of parties (though those are great, too)—it’s the observance of the people who came before us that made these celebratory events possible....
16:00, 06/07/2019

6 Spectacular Summer Solstice Celebrations Around the World With the sun shining high, the summer solstice, aka the longest day of the year, is a day for celebration for many people around the world. For people living north of the equator, Friday, June 21 is the longest day and shortest night of 2019. ...
03:00, 06/22/2019

Celebrations gone wrong put Dutch star at risk Netherlands striker Lieke Martens was hurt while celebrating her late winning goal against Japan in the women's World Cup last 16 putting her at risk of missing the quarter-final against Italy on Saturday....
15:00, 06/28/2019

Cities with the biggest Fourth of July celebrations Still making Fourth of July plans? 24/7 Tempo has reviewed some of the largest Independence Day events in the United States.       ...
18:34, 07/02/2019

Punjab Bans Celebrations, Protests Over Article 370 After the Centre on Monday revoked Article 370 which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir, the government in neighbouring Punjab prohibited any kind of celebrations or protests that could......
19:00, 08/05/2019

Dealing with PTSD during Fourth of July celebrations TUCSON – With the Fourth of July already here, some people who live with post traumatic stress disorder might be affected by the intensity of explosions, lights, and sometimes even the smell of fire works. Diane Ryan with Sonora Behavioral Heal...
07:34, 07/04/2019

USA getting backlash over player’s wild celebrations at World Cup PARIS, FRANCE – Team USA is an overwhelming favorite heading into Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final against the Netherlands. However, in Europe, Team USA players are receiving heavy criticism for some of their celebrations on the fie...
07:34, 07/05/2019

Party Time: Inside The Celebrations After The Met Gala After walking the pink carpet at this year’s Met Gala, many attendees made their way to Top of The Standard in New York City to continue the celebrations with newlyweds Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhowre...
04:34, 05/08/2019

Summer solstice 2019 celebrations – in pictures People across the UK have welcomed the summer solstice, the first day of summer. Stonehenge and Avebury stone circles were among the venues for celebrations marking the northern hemisphere’s longest day of the year Continue reading......
11:00, 06/21/2019

Hope Solo thinks the US went 'a little overboard' in their celebrations Even Hope Solo, whose had her fair share of celebrating big wins, thinks the USWNT took their celebrations too far when they crushed Thailand at the World Cup on Tuesday....
11:00, 06/13/2019

Bottas birthday celebrations even sweeter with new contract Valtteri Bottas' birthday celebrations tasted even sweeter after getting a Mercedes contract for next year        ...
23:34, 08/29/2019

Hope Solo thinks US celebrations went overboard Even Hope Solo, whose had her fair share of celebrating big wins, thinks the USWNT took their celebrations too far when they crushed Thailand at the World Cup on Tuesday....
03:34, 06/13/2019

Megan Rapinoe To Critics Of USWNT Celebrations: "Wah Wah Wah" The United States Women’s National Team—a squad headed to the World Cup Final this weekend—has spent the duration of the tournament kicking ass and having fun. England—a squad not headed to the World Cup Final—have spent the last week of the tourname...
01:17, 07/04/2019

U.S. World Cup goal celebrations polarizes opinion The United States' record 13-0 drubbing of Thailand at the Women's World Cup on Tuesday did not sit well with everybody, with opinion divided on whether the team should have so mercilessly punished a hapless opponent....
07:17, 06/12/2019

USWNT's Kelley O'Hara on championships, celebrations and carbs After a busy summer -- a second World Cup medal, plus a Body Issue shoot -- Kelley O'Hara spoke with ESPN about her journey to body confidence (and how many croissants she ate in France this summer)....
15:00, 09/03/2019

Pride celebrations in Europe mark 50 years since Stonewall European cities celebrated LGBTQ pride with colorful parades that also became platforms for political demands and a push back against far-right populist parties...
23:51, 07/06/2019

Mick Schumacher F2 celebrations reminded me of Michael - F1's Brawn Formula 1 motorsport managing director Ross Brawn says Ferrari junior Mick Schumacher's arms aloft celebration after taking his first Formula 2 win in Hungary "reminded me of his father, Michael"...
12:00, 08/06/2019

A Big Mac at the White House: Trump’s telling sports celebrations He’s hosted teams and honored athletes, but the president’s ceremonies reveal his polarising natureOn Monday last week, it was the Baylor Lady Bears basketball team. On Monday this week, the US army football team, followed by the golfer Tiger Woods. ...
09:34, 05/10/2019

Feds shell out a whopping $1.4 million for Apollo 11 celebrations The final bill for this week’s Apollo 11 anniversary celebrations is a sky-high $1.4 million. Federal procurement documents show the whopping costs for the 50th anniversary events this week in Washington D.C. to be exponentially pricier than a ...
17:00, 07/20/2019

Clashes Erupt During Eid Celebrations In Bengal's Asansol, 25 Arrested Clashes broke out between two communities during an Eid Milan programme in Dildarnagar area of West Bengal's Asansol on Wednesday night. Although the situation has now been brought under control,......
16:34, 06/06/2019

Norwich’s promotion celebrations stall as parade bus breaks down • Championship winners forced onto alternative transport• Norwich’s Kenny McLean proclaims himself as new mayorNorwich City’s fairytale season finally suffered the briefest of hitches after the club’s celebratory bus broke down during Monday’s victor...
19:00, 05/06/2019

Unique cocktails that are perfect for Mother’s Day celebrations Want to make your mom something special for a Mother's Day treat? Try these mom-friendly cocktails for brunch or a nice dinner with a special mom.        ...
19:17, 05/09/2019

The US scoring 13 against Thailand was great, the celebrations were not | Hope Solo Carli Lloyd’s sympathy with the Thai goalkeeper was a far better expression of what the US team are about than any choreographed celebrationsShould the US have taken their foot off the pedal against Thailand? Absolutely not. When you respect your opp...
18:00, 06/12/2019

"Flying Soldier" Soars Over Paris For Bastille Day Celebrations ''Flying soldier'' and French inventor Frank Zapata enthraled the crowd gathered for Bastille Day celebrations at the Champs Elysees Avenue in Paris on Sunday, by flying his turbine engine-powered......
07:34, 07/15/2019

Kashmir crisis mars independence celebrations in Pakistan and India As Pakistan and India mark over seven decades of independence from British colonial rule, critics say the Kashmir problem has overshadowed basic development concerns in Pakistan and alienated minorities in India....
15:17, 08/14/2019

| US defend 'excessive' celebrations that left Thai players in tears US star Alex Morgan defended her team's joyous celebrations after they began their defence of the women's World Cup with a 13-0 demolition of Thailand....
08:34, 06/13/2019

Pride 2019: World's 15 biggest LGBTQ celebrations June is Pride Month and we're taking a look at all the exciting ways cities around the globe plan to celebrate the LGBTQ this year.       ...
20:51, 06/11/2019

Krishna Janmashtami 2019: Date, Timing, Significance, Celebrations Janmashtami 2019: To celebrate the day, Lord Krishna temples are decorated, processions, bhajan, kirtan and satsang meetings are organised at various places to remember him and celebrate his birth....
16:51, 08/16/2019

PM Modi To Lead Yoga Day Celebrations At Mega Event In Ranchi Top government functionaries, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah, and other senior BJP leaders will attend International Yoga Day events across the country on Friday....
19:00, 06/20/2019

Government Officials To Perform 5 Asanas As Part Of Yoga Day Celebrations Yoga Day: Senior government officials have been directed to perform at least five different yoga asanas on Friday as part of international Yoga Day celebrations across the country....
19:00, 06/20/2019

Zoë Kravitz's Big Little Lies Co-Stars and More Celebs Kick Off Her Wedding Celebrations The Monterey Five is taking over Paris! Several of Zoë Kravitz's Big Little Lies co-stars gathered on Friday evening to celebrate her upcoming wedding to Karl Glusman, which is......
06:34, 06/29/2019

Protests, security, Army tanks abound for July 4th celebrations The Fourth of July celebration in Washington, D.C., will have greater military undertones this year -- with a number of tanks dotting the city for the national holiday Thursday....
22:17, 07/03/2019

Eid 2019: Full Eid Party Menu With Recipes For Eid-ul-Fitr Celebrations Eid 2019 celebrations have begun. If you're hosting an Eid party today, then this full menu is for you. It gives you options for Starters, drinks, Mains and Desserts!...
11:00, 06/05/2019

| WATCH | Puerto Rico Governor to resign; celebrations erupt Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló has announced that he would resign after nearly two weeks of furious protests and political upheaval. WATCH NOW....
21:34, 07/25/2019

Hope Solo: U.S. women's soccer celebrations during Thailand win was unnecessary Former U.S. women's soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo didn't approve of the celebrations her former team held during its 13-0 blowout victory over Thailand....
11:00, 06/14/2019

Pride Celebrations in Europe Mark 50 Years Since Stonewall Uprising MADRID — European cities celebrated LGBTQ pride on Saturday with colorful parades that also became platforms for political demands and a push back against far-right populist parties. This year’s events in London, Madrid and Budapest mark ...
04:34, 07/07/2019

Trump to preside over Fourth of July celebrations with military show despite criticism White House aides have reportedly been struggling to draw crowds to event because of last minute arrangementsDonald Trump will preside over Fourth of July celebrations on Thursday with a speech about patriotism and a modest show of military might tha...
18:51, 07/04/2019

14 inspirational photos of celebrations in Taiwan after it became the first Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage Carl Court/ Getty Taiwan legalized same-sex marriage on Friday, becoming the first country in Asia to do so. Thousands of people filled the streets of the nation's capital city, Taipei, to celebrate the new law. The bill, which will go into effect...
00:51, 05/18/2019

Toronto Raptors victory parade celebrations on Monday to draw thousands The Toronto Raptors victory parade after winning the NBA Championship is set to start at 10 a.m. Monday at the Princes’ Gates and travel towards Nathan Phillips Square for a large celebration that is expected to draw thousands....
15:34, 06/17/2019

Kylie Jenner's 22nd Birthday Celebrations Are Still Going Strong With Party in France Ain't no party like a Kylie Jenner birthday trip! The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star turned 22 this past weekend and has been celebrating with her family and friends for the......
20:17, 08/15/2019

St. Louis Blues superfan Laila Anderson joins Stanley Cup celebrations The St. Louis Blues gave their fans, especially 11-year-old Laila Anderson, a fairy tale finish on Wednesday night. After winning their first-ever Stanley Cup championship, topping the Bruins, 4-1, in Game 7, the Blues celebrated inside Boston’...
17:34, 06/13/2019

Coco Gauff, 15, enjoys homecoming celebrations after dream Wimbledon run – video Cori "Coco" Gauff said she is ' living prove that everything is possible' while celebrating her homecoming in Florida following a dream run at Wimbledon.The 15-year-old was the story of this year’s championships, attracting the largest British TV aud...
03:00, 07/22/2019

Liverpool vs Barcelona: Luis Suarez will ease off on goal celebrations at Anfield Luis Suarez says he will not celebrate like he has against other teams if he finds the net for Barcelona against his former club Liverpool in Tuesday's Champions League semi-final second leg at Anfield....
01:51, 05/07/2019

Woman Dies, Shops Looted In France Amid Algeria Football Win Celebrations Shops in central Paris were looted and a woman was killed in a high-speed car crash in southern France in what the government slammed Friday as "unacceptable" unrest following a key victory for......
19:34, 07/12/2019

Norwich City's bus brakes down to stall Premier League promotion celebrations The bus Norwich City were using to celebrate their promotion to the Premier League with a parade around the city broke down, forcing them to find a replacement....
16:00, 05/06/2019

'The greatest game of all time' : Celebrations continue for England's World Cup triumph – video The celebrations continued after a dramatic and tantalisingly close final saw England crowned Cricket World Cup champions by beating New Zealand.Speaking the morning after Sunday's final, Joe Root said: "I don't think you can top what happened yester...
23:34, 07/15/2019

Party for the Purple One: Jay-Z and Tidal to Host Release Celebrations for Prince’s Originals Album Prince not only colored the world with his own music, he also contributed to the music of other iconic artists. And, as we all know, that color was purple....
03:00, 05/30/2019

Pride 2019: The world's 15 biggest LGBTQ celebrations, from New York to Tel Aviv June is Pride Month and we're taking a look at all the exciting ways cities around the globe plan to celebrate the LGBTQ this year.       ...
23:17, 06/10/2019

UN lauds special chemistry of the periodic table, kicking off 150th anniversary celebrations On Tuesday, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) launched the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements at its headquarters in Paris, kicking off a series of events and activities to be hel...
19:51, 04/28/2019

French Inventor Totes Rifle While Flying Turbine-Powered Flyboard at Bastille Day Celebrations European leaders including French President Emmanuel Macron were treated to a demonstration of the Flyboard Air, a sort of gas turbine-powered jetpack/hoverboard/flying platform originally invented by jetski champ Franky Zapata, during Bastille Day f...
15:17, 07/15/2019

Hong Kong protests will be 'settled or crushed' ahead of China national celebrations, analyst says The way China responds to the situation in Hong Kong will be crucial in determining how markets and U.S.-China trade talks will be affected, said David Roche, a strategist at London-based research firm Independent Strategy....
12:17, 08/16/2019

'Stop crying, Frank Lampard': Derby mock Leeds song in victory celebrations – video Leeds United's Spygate song came back to haunt them after their defeat to Derby County in the play-off semi-finals.In January, the Leeds manager, Marcelo Bielsa, had admitted to sending someone to spy on Derby and were subsequently fined £200,000 by ...
20:34, 05/16/2019

Opinion: USWNT's Alex Morgan points out glaring sexism surrounding World Cup celebrations USWNT's Alex Morgan discusses double standard over women's World Cup celebrations, while pointing out male athletes are "grabbing their (genitals)."       ...
23:17, 07/05/2019

Mike Dean leads the wild celebrations as Tranmere reach League Two Play-Off Final at Forest Green Rovers Premier League referee Mike Dean led the celebrations in the away end as Tranmere Rovers booked their place in the League Two Play-Off Final on Monday night....
12:18, 05/14/2019

‘Are you proud to be an American?’ Why Trump’s 4th of July was a tale of three different celebrations Donald Trump's role in the 4th of July created three different events: a protest, campaign rally and a holiday for families to enjoy fireworks.        ...
07:00, 07/05/2019

Opinion: Here's what's behind criticism of U.S. women and World Cup celebrations The U.S. women's 13-0 rout of Thailand was the biggest win in World Cup history, and Alex Morgan tied a single-game record with five goals.       ...
01:00, 06/16/2019

Trump's rebranding of DC's July 4th celebrations will include a VIP area for White House guests in front of Trump's stage Carolyn Kaster/AP President Donald Trump is remaking Washington, DC's Independence Day celebrations into a political event that will feature a massive fireworks display and military flyovers. The events will feature a ticketed area for dignitaries,...
02:34, 06/30/2019

World Cup: Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan call USWNT celebrations genuine, 'explosion of joy' In a Thursday interview, USWNT players Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan said the team's World Cup celebrations against Thailand were "explosion of joy."       ...
23:17, 06/13/2019

Pirates broadcaster rips Reds' Derek Dietrich for home run celebrations: 'Can’t stand him' Pirates broadcaster John Wehner said Derek Dietrich's grandfather would be "rolling in his grave every time this guy hits a home run."        ...
18:00, 05/30/2019

Mexican president's first 'El Grito' kicks off Independence Day celebrations President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador performs the ceremonial duty of 'El Grito' or 'the shout' to mark the start of Independence Day celebrations.        ...
17:35, 09/16/2019

Urn with man’s ashes stolen after funeral YORK, Pa. (AP) — Family members say someone stole an urn with a man’s ashes after his funeral in Pennsylvania. A service for 42-year-old Sam Abreght was held over the weekend at the Salvation Army in York. His cremains were divided into three u...
13:34, 06/19/2019

| Aussie speedster set to sit out 1st Ashes Test Fast bowler Mitchell Starc looks set to be left out of Australia's starting line-up for the first Ashes Test against England that starts in Birmingham....
19:00, 07/31/2019

| The village that keeps rising from the volcanic ashes Four years after the volcano erupted – razing everything in its path in Cape Verde's Cha das Caldeiras valley – the floor tiles of the small, rebuilt inn are warm to the touch....
00:17, 05/04/2019

| Australia look to Smith for Ashes revival Australia will hope star batsman Steve Smith can inspire an Ashes revival after their stunning one-wicket loss to England in the third Test at Headingley....
01:51, 08/27/2019

Second Ashes Test set for thrilling conclusion The second Ashes Test is poised for a thrilling conclusion after a memorable fourth day in which the fast bowlers of England and Australia illuminated Lord's....
06:00, 08/18/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes, second T20 – live! Women’s Ashes updates from the second Twenty20Australia intent on demolishing England after sealing seriesAnd feel free to email Adam or tweet @collinsadam 3.18pm BST Back in 15 for the chase. See you then. 3.18pm BST 20th over: England 121-8 (Eccle...
16:34, 07/28/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes first T20 – live! Updates from the match at ChelmsfordAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 7.37pm BST 5th over: Australia 1-48 (Mooney 29, Lanning 15) Mooney! She’s so good when she’s in form like this. Steps across her stumps does the left-hander, and picks ...
20:51, 07/26/2019

Remnant: From The Ashes, As Told By Steam Reviews A week after its release, Remnant: From The Ashes remains at the top of the Steam charts. It’s safe to say that its core conceit—what if Dark Souls, but guns—is resonating with people. Is the game living up to lofty, gothy expectations? For the most ...
03:17, 08/28/2019

SpaceX launches ashes of 152 people into orbit SpaceX has launched its Falcon Heavy rocket in one of its most challenging missions, and is carrying a variety of cargo from 24 satellites to human remains....
12:34, 06/25/2019

Australia retain Ashes after victory at Old Trafford "Australia retained the Ashes after beating England by 185 runs at Old Trafford on Sunday to take a 2-1 lead in the series with just one test remaining."...
09:51, 09/09/2019

| Former captain Waugh to mentor Aussies during Ashes Australia's hopes of winning an Ashes series in England for the first time in 18 years have been boosted by former Test captain Steve Waugh agreeing to mentor the side....
11:51, 07/04/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes, second ODI – live! Updates from the second ODI at LeicesterMegan Schutt: don’t buy the idea Australia are hot favouritesAnd you can email Adam here or tweet him here 3.39pm BST 26th over: England 121-3 (Beaumont 81, Wilson 2) Excellent from Kimmince, through another ac...
16:51, 07/04/2019

| England win fifth Test to square Ashes series England crushed Australia by 135 runs in the fifth and final Ashes Test to level the series at 2-2, ending their historic World Cup-winning season on a high....
09:34, 09/16/2019

Buttler rallies England after Ashes collapse Jos Buttler's belligerent half-century rallies England following another familiar batting collapse on the first day of the fifth and final Ashes Test....
09:51, 09/13/2019

| Root talks up Archer's Ashes chances Joe Root believes Jofra Archer could find himself in Ashes action against Australia this season even though the England fast bowler has yet to play Test cricket....
21:00, 05/06/2019

SpaceX is about to launch the ashes of 152 people into space SpaceX may be yet to launch any living human astronauts into space, but the remains of over 150 people are going to get the ride of their afterlives on Monday night thanks to the company’s Falcon Heavy rocket. Among the various satellites and i...
03:34, 06/25/2019

| England's James Anderson in Ashes injury scare England great James Anderson was forced to leave the field with a calf injury while bowling for Lancashire in their County Championship match against Durham....
17:00, 07/02/2019

| Ashes doubt for fatigued Australia opener Burns Australia opener Joe Burns has been diagnosed with fatigue and burn-out stemming from a viral infection, throwing his chances of playing in the Ashes....
15:34, 06/05/2019

Ashes, 1st Test: Smith Rescues Australia With 144 After Collapse On Day 1 Steve Smith starred on his Test comeback with an impressive knock of 144 and rescued Australia after a batting collapse on Day 1 of the first Ashes Test....
22:00, 08/01/2019

England win fifth Test to draw Ashes series but Australia keep urn • England 294 & 329; Australia 225 & 263• Australia retain urn but cannot close out series winThe defining moment – there is always one of those at this time of year – came in mid-afternoon. Up strode the noble Stuart Broad from the Pavilion End, a g...
09:00, 09/16/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at HeadingleyJofra Archer ‘over the moon’ after six-wicket haulAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.41am BST Thank you for the many many excellent autograph emails you’re flinging my way. I am filtering out ...
11:51, 08/23/2019

England v Australia: Ashes 2019 first Test, day four – live! Updates from the fourth day of play at EdgbastonInjured Anderson will not bowl again in first TestAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.14pm BST 48th over: Australia 177-3 (Smith 67, Head 46) Denly draws a false shot now! Smith moves back ...
13:34, 08/04/2019

Watch: How Nathan Lyon Let The Ashes Urn Slip Out Of His Hands With England needing two runs to win, a massive opportunity came knocking on Australia's door after a colossal mix-up between Ben Stokes and Jack Leach....
16:51, 08/26/2019

Steve Smith ruled out of third Ashes Test with concussion • Smith not fit to play after suffering concussion at Lord’s• Sports minister says booing of Smith is ‘distasteful’Steve Smith has been officially ruled out of Thursday’s third Ashes Test at Headingley following the delayed concussion inflicted by a ...
15:17, 08/20/2019

Ben Stokes says England must win bouncer war to level Ashes series Ben Stokes says England must weather a bouncer war if they are to level the Ashes series at Headingley, where the start was delayed by a shower on a murky morning....
12:51, 08/22/2019

Ben Stokes on Ashes hero Jack Leach: He's got serious b******* Ben Stokes hailed batting partner Jack Leach after they put on a 10th-wicket partnership of 76 to seal the most unlikely Test victory and keep the Ashes series alive....
15:51, 08/26/2019

Ashes: Woakes, Broad Dominate; Australia Lose Eight ENG vs AUS LIVE Score, Ashes 2019: Resuming their innings at 83/3 after lunch, Australia lost two wickets in short duration which left them reeling at 105/5....
16:34, 08/01/2019

Joe Root ready for return to No 3 in England’s Ashes reshuffle • Captain may move up to bolster side’s top order• David Warner suffers bruised thigh in nets for AustraliaJoe Root could return to the No 3 spot for the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston to shore up England’s struggling top order. On a day in which Aust...
04:00, 07/30/2019

Ben Stokes says ‘he never gave up’ in batting heroics to keep Ashes alive • All-rounder held his nerve with an unbeaten 135 to seal win• Joe Root: ‘At the minute he seems to be able to do anything’There are jaw-dropping performances in sport and then there is the one that Ben Stokes served up at Headingley on Sunday.When a...
00:51, 08/26/2019

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith, Records And Milestones Steve Smith's peerless run in the Ashes 2019 not only turned the English fans' boos into standing ovation but helped him achieve many records and milestones....
15:00, 09/16/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at HeadingleyEngland capitulate with an exhausted shrugAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 12.10pm BST 71st over: Australia 226-8 (Labuschagne 74, Lyon 0) Lyon is far from convincing but gets to the end of the...
13:17, 08/24/2019

| Khawaja dropped as Smith returns for 4th Ashes Test Australia have dropped struggling batsman Usman Khawaja for the fourth Ashes Test against England at Old Trafford, making way for Steve Smith's return....
08:17, 09/03/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day two – live! Over-by-over coverage of the second day at EdgbastonAnderson still has hope of bowling again in first TestAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 2.25pm BST 40th over: England 107-1 (Burns 59, Root 29) Ohhhh, Good Lord! How is Rory Burns not ou...
15:34, 08/02/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day four – live! OBO updates from the fourth day of play at HeadingleyAndy Bull: Joe Root awakens his inner BoycottScorecard: keep up to date with who is doing whatAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.36am BST Ian Chappell: “Jason Roy is totally out of his dep...
11:51, 08/25/2019

| Australia call up Carey for Ashes tour match Australia have called up Cricket World Cup wicketkeeper Alex Carey for their three-day tour game against Derbyshire to give captain Tim Paine a rest....
19:17, 08/28/2019

Remnant: From the Ashes Is Quickly Becoming One Of My Favorite Games Of 2019 When I first saw a streamer playing Remnant: From the Ashes, I rolled my eyes. Boiled down to the most reductive pitch, it’s Dark Souls but with guns. So what? It looked like a knock-off. But now that I’ve played it, I can say that Remnant is one of ...
10:17, 08/23/2019

| Archer misses out as England name line-up for 1st Ashes Test World Cup-winner Jofra Archer will have to wait for his Test debut after the fast bowler was left out of the England side named for the Ashes opener against Australia....
19:00, 07/31/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia third Test, day one – live! Updates from the opening day of play at HeadingleyAustralia recall Harris and Pattinson for third TestAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 1.46pm BST “I don’t think enough credit is being given,” begins Richard Atenbury, “to the people who found...
14:51, 08/22/2019

Funeral home matching families and unclaimed ashes An Iowa funeral home is calling on families to pick up the unclaimed cremated remains of nearly 100 people that it has been keeping in a locked closet for years. (Aug. 29)        ...
06:51, 08/30/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day three – live! Updates from the third day of the first Test at EdgbastonThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly cricket emailAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 1.53pm BST 117th over: England 336-8 (Woakes 15, Broad 17) Lyon beats the bat with one that spin...
15:00, 08/03/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at TauntonDay one report: Perry turns screw on EnglandLanning as ruthless as Ponting or WaughEmail Geoff or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.46pm BST 127th over: Australia 332-4 (Haynes 85, Mooney 4) One of the other cons...
14:00, 07/19/2019

Ponting: World Cup could give England Ashes boost "Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting believes England\u0027s success in their home World Cup may bode ill for Australia\u0027s hopes of retaining the Ashes."...
15:00, 07/13/2019

| Warne backs Archer to challenge Smith in Ashes Australia great Shane Warne believes Jofra Archer could be the man to stop Steve Smith's Ashes run-spree as "no one likes to face tall 90 mph (145 kph) bowlers"....
19:34, 08/09/2019

Inside the Fight Over How Notre Dame Should Rise From the Ashes Stumbling through choking smoke, Antoine-Marie Préaut was on a divine mission. The conservator of the 4,000 or so historic monuments in the Paris region made his way through the burning Notre Dame cathedral on April 15 to rescue from a locked ...
19:00, 07/25/2019

Bottle with man’s ashes resumes journey in Gulf of Mexico A bottle containing the ashes of a Texas man along with some handwritten notes from loved ones has been returned to the Gulf of Mexico, resuming its ocean journey after it washed up on a Florida Panhandle beach. The beachgoer who found the bottle nea...
21:51, 09/09/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at the OvalThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly emailAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 1.05pm BST A pretty good session for England. It would have been a very good one had Root made it through to the in...
14:17, 09/14/2019

| Starc, Hazlewood vie for Ashes places as Pattinson misses out Australia have left pace bowler James Pattinson out of their 12-man squad for the second Ashes Test, with Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood vying for recalls....
17:17, 08/13/2019

England's Moeen Ali Takes Break From Cricket After Ashes Axe Moeen Ali struggled with his off-spin, taking three wickets for 172 runs across Australia's two innings, failing to take advantage of a pitch that ought to have suited him....
04:17, 08/14/2019

England extend lead in final Ashes test "Joe Denly led England to 88 for two as the hosts extended their lead over Australia to 157 runs at lunch on the third day to retain the upper hand in the final Ashes test on Saturday."...
16:17, 09/14/2019

England build big lead in final Ashes test "Joe Denly\u0027s fluent 94 put England in control of the final Ashes test and the hosts moved on to 313 for eight to lead Australia by 382 runs at the close on the third day on Saturday."...
00:00, 09/15/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, day three – live! Updates from Taunton, play starts at 11am BSTEngland hopes fade as Australia hold firm amid rainEmail Adam or tweet @collinsadam with your thoughts 1.44pm BST 4th over: England 3-1 (Jones 0, Knight 2) Lovely start, the South Australian beating the ed...
14:51, 07/20/2019

Ben Stokes hopes to bowl in Ashes finale despite injury Ben Stokes will be given as long as possible to prove he can bowl in the final Ashes Test after a scan was understood to reveal a strain to his right shoulder....
16:51, 09/10/2019

Emotional Steve Smith Revels In Ashes Centuries Of batsmen to have played at least 20 Test innings, Steve Smith's career average of 62.96 is second only in the all-time list to that of Don Bradman....
08:00, 08/06/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day one – live! County cricket – live! Join Tanya Aldred for the latestThe Spin podcast, with special guest David GowerAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 12.39pm BST 20th over: England 71-1 (Burns 32, Root 24) Siddle gets enough chance and is closer to where ...
13:51, 09/12/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, day one – live! Live updates from day one of the Test in TauntonYou can email Adam here or tweet him here 1.07pm BST Healy dominant; England hold their nerve. Striking 12 boundaries in her 58, Healy looked like she was on the cusp of doing something special. But Eng...
14:34, 07/18/2019

Jason Roy set to feature in Ashes after first England Test call-up • World Cup hero in 13-man party to face Ireland at Lord’s• Anderson also included but Wood and Archer are injuredJason Roy’s impressive World Cup has earned him a call-up for next week’s four-day Test against Ireland at Lord’s, but England’s Ashes p...
19:51, 07/17/2019

Joe Root relishing Ashes battle as fans get right behind England England's World Cup celebrations were intense, but short-lived. A couple of heavy nights, a meet and greet at The Kia Oval, then a trip to No10. Already, there is another epic task at hand....
20:00, 07/16/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – live! Warne urges cricket to be proactive about climate crisisCounty cricket – live! Get all the latest with Tanya AldredAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.29pm BST 11th over: Australia 26-2 (Labuschagne 15, Smith 3) Time for Sam Curran. Play...
13:34, 09/13/2019

| Aussies hunt first Ashes series win in England since 2001 Australia head to the Oval hungry to win their first Ashes series in England since 2001 as the peerless Steve Smith seeks to inflict further pain on the hosts....
11:00, 09/11/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – as it happened The majestic Jofra Archer took six wickets and Steve Smith made his lowest score of the series, a mere 80, as England took control of the final Test 7.46pm BST That’s it for today’s blog; I’ll leave you with Vic’s match report for the Oval. Thanks fo...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day one – as it happened Jos Buttler bashed 64 not out and the recalled Mitch Marsh took four cheap wickets as England ended a topsy-turvy day on 271 for eight 7.51pm BST Related: Heavy sits the crown of captaincy on Joe Root after ugly half-century | Barney Ronay 7.13pm B...
07:51, 09/13/2019

Steve Smith Says "Amazing" Feeling To Retain Ashes Steve Smith has scored an astonishing 671 runs at an average innings of 134.2, including three hundreds, despite missing the third Test at Headingley with concussion....
20:34, 09/08/2019

Women's Ashes Test: England v Australia – day four live! Over-by-over updates from the final day’s play in TauntonAustralia and Molineux turn the screw on EnglandEmail Geoff here or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 10.33am BST As ever, drop me a line at geoff.lemon@theguardian.com, or on Twitter at @GeoffLemonSport...
11:51, 07/21/2019

| England in control as Australia wilt in 5th Ashes Test England seized control on the third day of the fifth Ashes Test on Saturday, building a likely match-winning lead of 382 as they look to square the series....
01:00, 09/15/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day three – as it happened Joe Denly fell six runs short of a maiden Test century and Ben Stokes struck 67 as England extended their lead to an imposing 382 at the Oval 6.49pm BST Vic’s report. Related: Joe Denly misses out on century but steers England to dominant position R...
06:51, 09/15/2019

Ashes 2019: England set Australia 267 to win second Test – live! Updates from the final day of play, start 12.10pm BSTAustralia’s Steve Smith ruled out with concussionCounty cricket: Kent v Essex and more – live!Any thoughts? Email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 4.39pm BST 12th over: Australia 43-2 (Bancroft 16, Labusch...
17:51, 08/18/2019

England’s Ashes candidates to be put to the Test by Ireland at Lord’s • Joe Root’s new-look XI includes two debutants and two spinners• Three members of the team will be playing their first home TestOn the eve of England’s first ever Test against Ireland perhaps it was fitting that the pitch, which is almost in the cen...
23:34, 07/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day of play at EdgbastonPlaying England feels like Christmas every day, says SmithAny thoughts? Email Adam or tweet @collinsadam 11.56am BST NOT OUT! There was an inside edge! That is the tenth incorrect decision from Joel Wils...
13:00, 08/05/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day two – as it happened Rory Burns and Jonny Bairstow made dogged half-centuries but England were dismissed for a below-par 258 on the inaugural Ruth Strauss Foundation Day at Lord’s 7.04pm BST That’s an excellent day’s work for Australia. Tim Paine took a risk by choosing ...
21:17, 08/15/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day four – as it happened After Australia were bowled out for 250, England suffered a top-order collapse in their second innings and closed out on 96-4 at the end of the fourth day 7.30pm BST Time to call it a day here, after some of the most gripping sessions of Test cricket...
05:00, 08/18/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day four – live Updates from the fourth day of play at Lord’sJofra Archer quickly becomes England’s go-to bowlerAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 1.06pm BST 65th over: Australia 155-5 (Smith 53, Paine 22) Stokes does have a short leg in for this final over b...
14:17, 08/17/2019

| Starc at the double as Australia press for Ashes-clinching win Australia's Mitchell Starc took two wickets, including the prize scalp of Ben Stokes, as England desperately tried to avoid following-on in the fourth Test at Old Trafford....
17:17, 09/07/2019

Smith’s century rescues Australia on first day of Ashes despite Broad’s burst • First Test, day one: Australia 284; England 10-0• Smith’s 144 drives recovery from 122-8; Broad takes five wicketsSteve Smith is on the periphery no more. On his return to Test cricket with his side deep in the doldrums he struck his 24th Test cent...
03:00, 08/02/2019

Women's Ashes: England beat Australia by 17 runs in third T20 – as it happened England produced a proud, purposeful display to deservedly beat Australia in Bristol and end a miserable series on a high 12.53am BST I’ll leave you with our match report from Bristol. Thanks for your company; please join us tomorrow for the other As...
05:00, 08/01/2019

Women's Ashes: Australia chasing 140 to beat England in third T20 – live! All the action from the day-night game in Bristol (6.30pm BST start)Meg Lanning back firing and still unfathomable to England bowlersEmail rob.smyth@theguardian.com with your thoughts 8.19pm BST 5th over: Australia 27-1 (Healy 21, Lanning 2) An insid...
21:34, 07/31/2019

Ashes first Test: Australia 124-3 and lead England by 34 runs – as it happened Chris Woakes and Stuart Broad gave England a useful lead of 90 at Edgbaston before the magnificent Steve Smith led a strong Australian fightback 9.06pm BST Related: Stuart Broad rises to occasion again to give England a timely lift at the Ashes | B...
23:34, 08/03/2019

Australia can handle Jofra Archer’s Ashes threat, says Pat Cummins • ‘We’ll do our homework but we’ve all faced him,’ says bowler• Cummins confident in Australia’s squad after warm-up matchPat Cummins believes Jimmy Anderson will be a “massive loss” for England in the second Ashes Test and says Australia are well pr...
21:23, 08/11/2019

England’s Jimmy Anderson takes two wickets in Ashes comeback bid • Seamer bowls two spells for Lancashire second XI• Anderson returns to Old Trafford for recovery sessionJimmy Anderson bowled nine overs and took two wickets for Lancashire’s second team when he began his Ashes comeback attempt on Tuesday.The Englan...
21:51, 08/20/2019

Steve Smith ruled out of Ashes second Test final day with concussion • Smith replaced in Australia team by Marnus Labuschagne• Batsman a doubt for third Test at HeadingleySteve Smith has been ruled out of the final day of the second Ashes Test against England at Lord’s with delayed concussion, Cricket Australia has an...
17:51, 08/18/2019

Jofra Archer’s emergence shakes up the Ashes series, says Joe Root • Captain says paceman has changed dynamic of England attack• Australia could be without concussed Steve Smith in third TestJoe Root said Jofra Archer has changed the dynamic of England’s attack and given Australia something to think about after the ...
02:52, 08/19/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day one – live updates! Ashes updates from opening day of the series at EdgbastonClassic YouTube: memorable Ashes moments and moreAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 4.19pm BST The players are back on the field. It looks a lot brighter, too. 4.11pm BST And it looks like a very,...
17:34, 08/01/2019

Ashes: Ben Stokes on England's sensational third Test win over Australia – video After looking like England were on the brink of another Test defeat, a sensational Ben Stokes performance steered his side to victory by one wicket at Headingley. England's World Cup hero produced an astonishing 135 not out on the final day to bring ...
00:51, 08/26/2019

Smith century leads Australia recovery in Ashes opener "Australia\u0027s Steve Smith struck a superb 144 on his return to the side as they recovered from 122-8 to reach 284 all out against England in the first innings of the first Ashes test before the hosts saw out two overs unscathed at Edgbaston on Th...
23:00, 08/01/2019

Lyon rips through England to hand Australia Ashes advantage "Australia spinner Nathan Lyon made light work of England\u0027s batting line-up as the hosts were bowled out for 146 in their second innings, losing the first Ashes Test by 251 runs to give the visitors a 1-0 lead in the series."...
04:00, 08/06/2019

Ashes 2019: England draw second Test with Australia – as it happened! Australia held out to ensure the second Test at Lord’s was draw with England 9.11pm BST Joe on Jofra ... Related: Brutal Jofra Archer leaves cricket reeling from his Ashes blows 9.05pm BST Geoff on Marnus ... Related: Marnus Labuschagne fulfils his ...
02:52, 08/19/2019

Australia’s Steve Smith ruled out of third Ashes Test with concussion • Smith not fit to play after being hit by bouncer at Lord’s• Sports minister Nigel Adams says booing of Smith ‘distasteful’Steve Smith has been ruled out of Thursday’s third Ashes Test at Headingley following the delayed concussion inflicted by a Jo...
16:51, 08/20/2019

England's Joe Root Laments "Bitterly Disappointing" Ashes Defeat World Cup winners England, set an imposing target of 398 to win, collapsed to 97/7 in the post-lunch session on the fifth and final day before being bowled out for 146....
08:00, 08/06/2019

| Smith savours Ashes century after fearing scandal would end career Australia's Steve Smith said he had contemplated the end of his career after marking his first Test since a year-long ball-tampering ban with a superb century....
23:34, 08/01/2019

| Broad and Woakes spark Australia collapse in first Ashes Test Stuart Broad and Chris Woakes tore through Australia's batting line-up on the opening day of the first Ashes Test leaving the visitors struggling at tea....
18:00, 08/01/2019

England’s Jimmy Anderson sent for calf scan after first Ashes session • Bowler not seen in England’s attack since opening spell• Anderson passed fit despite missing Ireland Test with calf injuryJimmy Anderson has been sent for a scan on his right calf following the first session of the opening Ashes Test.The England bo...
17:34, 08/01/2019

| England's Archer takes 6 wickets to boost Ashes fitness bid Jofra Archer boosted of being picked for the second Test against Australia as he took six wickets and scored a century playing for the Sussex Second XI....
07:00, 08/07/2019

England’s Jimmy Anderson still has hope of bowling again in first Ashes Test • Paceman managed four overs on day one before re-injuring calf• Injured Mark Wood ruled out for rest of seasonJimmy Anderson is refusing to rule out bowling in Australia’s second innings after testing his injured calf before the start of play on day...
15:34, 08/02/2019

Smith, Warner And Bancroft Included In Australia's Ashes Squad Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will be making a comeback into the Australian Test squad after being ousted for the infamous ban post the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa....
17:51, 07/26/2019

England Star James Anderson Vows To Return Before Ashes End James Anderson, who has taken 575 Test wickets, had not played competitive cricket for a month leading into the match after injuring the same calf playing for Lancashire....
15:34, 08/08/2019

Jason Roy's swashbuckling style is a counter-attacking selection that could pay off in the Ashes "Jason Roy will be opening the batting in the first Ashes test match, of that there is little doubt. But during a fascinating test against Ireland the Surrey batsman went some way to showing why England are willing to gamble on him at the top of the ...
09:00, 07/27/2019

Steve Smith's Ashes Run-Spree Sparks Don Bradman Comparisons Don Bradman and Steve Smith have been mentioned repeatedly in the same breath since Smith hit innings of 144 and 142 during Australia's win over England in the first Test....
16:51, 08/13/2019

| Aussie ball-tampering trio included in Ashes squad Cameron Bancroft has been included in Australia's 17-man squad for the five-Test Ashes series against England alongside Steve Smith and David Warner....
18:51, 07/26/2019

Australia set England daunting 359 runs to win and save Ashes series "Australia were all out for 246 in their second innings on day three of the third Ashes test on Saturday, setting England 359 runs to win - a total that would be the second-highest ever run chase at Headingley - and keep alive the series."...
18:17, 08/24/2019

Jimmy Anderson will not bowl again in first Ashes Test because of calf injury • ‘He will not take the field in Australia’s second innings,’ says ECB• Leaves England a bowler down for remainder of first TestEngland’s push for victory in the first Ashes Test was hit by confirmation that James Anderson will not be available to bo...
13:34, 08/04/2019

Thief steals urn full of ashes from Long Island driveway A callous thief ripped off an urn filled with a dearly departed’s ashes from a Long Island driveway, police said Friday. The crook swiped the gilded, decorated urn sometime between 9:45 p.m. July 22 and 7 a.m. the next day from inside a 2010 Ch...
23:34, 08/02/2019

Ashes 2019: England chasing 359 v Australia, third Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at HeadingleyEngland capitulate with an exhausted shrugAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 3.40pm BST 29th over: England 66-2 (Root 25, Denly 23) Lyon continues around the wicket to Root, who is playing almost everythin...
16:51, 08/24/2019

Australia close to retaining Ashes as England wilt at Headingley "Australia closed in on a victory that will see them retain the Ashes after ending an incredible second day of the third test with a lead of 283 runs, having bowled out England for an embarrassing 67 in their first innings on Friday."...
11:51, 08/24/2019

Ashes 2019: England skittled for 67 v Australia, third Test day two – as it happened England have a mountain to climb are after disastrous day at Headingley which saw them bowled out for 67England’s Ashes hopes fade as Australia turn screw on day of despair 7.49pm BST Geoff Lemon on bowling fast .... Related: Hazlewood and Cummins op...
21:17, 08/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England end on 156-3 chasing 359 v Australia, third Test day three – as it happened The two Joes, Root and Denly, restored some pride with a fiercely determined partnership - and gave England an outside chance of a miraculous victory 7.33pm BST Related: Joe Root digs in to give England glimmer of hope in third Ashes Test 7.07pm BS...
00:17, 08/25/2019

Our own Heather Alexandra is streaming Remnant: From the Ashes right now on our Twitch channel. Our own Heather Alexandra is streaming Remnant: From the Ashes right now on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us on Twitch for more streams as they happen. ...
23:17, 08/21/2019

Mother brings ashes of child lost to gun violence to interview Stephanie Pizzoferrato, whose story about losing her daughter to gun violence brought 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang to tears, speaks with CNN's Kate Bolduan about gun control....
02:17, 08/13/2019

Steve Smith says after Ashes century: ‘I didn’t know if I’d play cricket again’ • Australia batsman reveals he lost love for sport during ban• Smith’s 144 against England was more than half his side’s runsSteve Smith shrugged off the boos to score a masterful comeback century that, combined with a series-threatening injury to Ji...
15:34, 08/02/2019

Australia beat England by two wickets: Women's Ashes, first ODI – as it happened In the opening ODI of the Ashes, Australia took the two points after edging a low-scoring ODI match littered with batting errorsListen to our podcast on the Ashes … and Steve Smith’s neck 8.48pm BST Australia did their best to lose this game – 178 sh...
01:34, 07/03/2019

| England's Anderson in Ashes fitness race after calf injury England's James Anderson has just under a month to prove his fitness for the first Ashes Test against Australia after suffering a "low-grade calf muscle tear"....
19:51, 07/07/2019

England call up Archer for Ashes opener, Stokes reinstated "Quick bowler Jofra Archer received his maiden call-up to the England Test squad for the Ashes series opener against Australia while all-rounder Ben Stokes was reappointed Joe Root\u0027s vice-captain."...
16:17, 07/27/2019

| England call up Archer, drop Ali for Lord's Ashes Test Jofra Archer is in line to make his Test debut after being included in England's 12-man squad for next week's second Ashes Test against Australia at Lord's....
19:34, 08/09/2019

Warne Backs Archer To Be Smith's "Biggest Challenge" In Ashes Shane Warne believes Jofra Archer's extra pace, as well as the knowledge gained from playing alongside Steve Smith in the IPL, will stand him in good stead if he is selected....
03:00, 08/10/2019

Burns maiden ton helps England take initiative in Ashes opener "Rory Burns smashed an unbeaten maiden test century as England gained the upper hand in the first Ashes test by finishing day two on 267-4, trailing Australia by just 17 runs on Friday."...
00:00, 08/03/2019

Steve Smith: Australia batsman ruled out of third Ashes Test Australia batsman Steve Smith - the leading run scorer in the 2019 Ashes - is out of the third Test after suffering a concussion in last week's second Test....
16:51, 08/20/2019

England bowled out for 146 as Australia win first Ashes Test to end Edgbaston hoodoo Australia took a mighty step towards retaining the Ashes – and winning a series in England for the first time since 2001 – by storming England's Fortress....
18:00, 08/05/2019

England focused despite Smith's withdrawal from third Ashes Test – video England coach Trevor Bayliss admitted that 'it's not going to get down to necessarily one player on either side' as Steve Smith withdrew from the third Test of the Ashes. The Australian batsman has been in outstanding form throughout the series but h...
16:51, 08/20/2019

Joe Denly confirms switch with Roy to open batting for England in Ashes • Change expected after Roy’s failures at top of order• Roy will move down to No 4 for Wednesday’s fourth TestJoe Denly has confirmed he will switch places with Jason Roy and open the batting for England in the fourth Ashes Test. The change was widel...
17:00, 09/02/2019

Spectre of Ben Stokes gives Tim Paine sleepless nights before Ashes battle • ‘Stokes is class and confident,’ says Australia’s captain • Craig Overton to give England ‘extra bounce’ in fourth TestTim Paine has admitted to having sleepless nights over Ben Stokes as the gripping battle for the Ashes resumes in Manchester on W...
22:34, 09/03/2019

| Cummins strikes to leave Australia on verge of retaining Ashes Pat Cummins took two wickets in two balls, including England captain Joe Root for a golden duck, to leave Australia on the brink of retaining the Ashes at Old Trafford....
16:00, 09/08/2019

Joe Root wants England to send off Trevor Bayliss with an Ashes victory • Jason Roy left out with recalls for Sam Curran and Chris Woakes• ‘I know the direction I want to take this team,’ says RootJoe Root said the planning for England’s next Ashes tour to Australia begins right away, after dropping Jason Roy for Thursda...
03:51, 09/12/2019

| Smith double ton puts Australia in command of 4th Ashes Test Australia's Steve Smith took his run-spree this Ashes to a new level with a superb double century on the second day of the fourth Test against England....
10:51, 09/06/2019

Meet The 12-Year-Old Aussie Who Took Out The Trash To Watch Ashes Live Max Waight did trash duty at one Australian dollar per household for four years before he reached the AUD 1500 mark that his father said he would match....
10:51, 09/06/2019

Ashes 2019: England finish day two on 23-1 after Australia dominate – as it happened Steve Smith hit 211 before Australia declared on 497-8, with England’s miserable day ending with the wicket of Joe DenlyRead Vic Marks’ report of day two 9.05pm BST Related: Joe Root and Trevor Bayliss fail to get reaction as Steve Smith takes contr...
05:17, 09/06/2019

Ashes: Paine and Smith on the tied series as Australia keep the urn – video Australia have retained the Ashes after England won the fifth Test at the Oval. The star of the series was undoubtedly Steve Smith. Speaking after the final Test Australia's captain Tim Paine said that the batsman had 'an unbelievably good series' a...
09:00, 09/16/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day one – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Old TraffordThe Spin podcast: check out our latest podcastAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.10am BST Part of what makes the Ashes such a special contest is the rich history at so many of the grounds. ...
11:17, 09/04/2019

England squad unchanged for fifth Ashes Test as Ben Stokes battles to be fit England have named an unchanged squad for the final Ashes Test at the Kia Oval on Thursday, but will only learn if Ben Stokes is fit to bowl over the next couple of days....
18:51, 09/09/2019

| Root: Test defeat 'hard to take' as Australia retain Ashes Joe Root said he was "bitterly disappointed" after England slipped to defeat in the fourth Test against Australia despite a defiant effort to keep their Ashes dream alive....
01:34, 09/09/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at Old TraffordSmith craft dampens English hopes of fiery Archer rematchAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 9.41am BST Hello everybody and welcome to live OBO coverage of day two of the fourth Test from Old Tr...
11:00, 09/05/2019

"Desperate" Joe Root Plots Ashes Success Down Under After Series Draw England's victory in the 5th Ashes Test meant the series finished in a draw for the first time since 1972, although holders Australia retain the urn....
07:19, 09/16/2019

England name unchanged squad for final Ashes Test at the Oval • Question marks remain over the fitness of Ben Stokes• Expectation of alterations to battling line-up frustratedEngland have named an unchanged squad for this week’s final Ashes Test, resisting the temptation to draft in new blood as they look to sq...
15:17, 09/09/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day one – as it happened Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith made their usual half-centuries, this time in tandem, as Australia took control on a rain-affected opening day at Old Trafford 7.20pm BST Related: Steve Smith and the rain frustrate England on first day at Old Traf...
01:34, 09/05/2019

Ben Stokes celebrated Ashes exploits with TV replay and fast-food • Allrounder revels in aftermath of Headingley heroics• Stokes: ‘There were quarter-pounders flying everywhere’Ben Stokes has revealed he celebrated his miraculous Ashes-saving innings at Headingley with his England teammates by visiting a McDonald’s...
20:17, 08/27/2019

Usman Khawaja dropped by Australia for fourth Ashes Test Tourists name 12 players for Old Trafford TestStarc and Siddle vie to replace PattinsonUsman Khawaja faces an uncertain future after being dropped for the fourth Ashes Test in Manchester, where Mitchell Starc and Peter Siddle are locked in a battle t...
01:51, 09/03/2019

| Upgraded Gabba to host opening 2021 Ashes Test The Gabba has been locked in to host Australia's opening Test of the 2021/22 Ashes series against England after a major upgrade to the stadium was announced....
11:34, 06/02/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day four – live! Updates from the fourth day of play at Old TraffordRoy not downcast at latest failure, says BurnsAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.42pm BST 94th over: England 264-8 (Buttler 20, Broad 0) Lyon getting plenty of stick from the crowd, and...
13:51, 09/07/2019

"Accidental" Australia Captain Tim Paine On Verge Of Ashes Landmark If Australia avoid defeat in the 5th Test, Tim Paine will join the list of Australia captains who have led the team to an Ashes series win in England....
08:17, 09/10/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day three – as it happened Josh Hazlewood took three late wickets to leave England in trouble at 200 for five, still 98 runs short of avoiding the follow-on 7.15pm BST Related: Root and Burns show England path to survival but Hazlewood strikes late blow 6.54pm BST Close of p...
21:34, 09/06/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at Old TraffordEngland’s inept afternoon conjures dark memoriesAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 1.47pm BST 13th over: England 31-2 (Burns 19, Root 2) Beautiful shot, Burns stroking Starc through cover point...
14:51, 09/06/2019

Look: Message in a bottle with family member's ashes found in Florida A piece of "lost property" turned in to a Florida sheriff's deputy after being found on a beach wound up being a message in a bottle that contained the ashes of a beloved family member....
22:51, 09/10/2019

Ashes captains on Joe Root's role and the fifth and final Test – video Ashes captains Joe Root and Tim Paine have spoken ahead of the fifth and final Ashes Test at the Oval. England have made two changes with Sam Curran and Chris Woakes replacing Jason Roy and Craig Overton. Root insisted there was plenty still for his ...
03:51, 09/12/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day of play at Old TraffordAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.45am BST Stuart Broad’s domination of David Warner has been one of the enduring storylines of the summer, as Ali Martin reports. Warner has done some remark...
12:00, 09/08/2019

Australia recall batsman Marcus Harris for third Ashes Test at Headingley Opener replaces Cameron Bancroft in tourists’ teamJames Pattinson also called up, replacing Peter SiddleJames Pattinson has returned for the third Ashes Test in Leeds, with Australia selectors are recalling Marcus Harris to replace Cameron Bancroft. ...
14:51, 08/22/2019

Joe Root digs in to give England glimmer of hope in third Ashes Test • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 155-3• England captain unbeaten but Denly departs for 50We are still here. When England were 15 for two in their seventh over with another 344 runs required for victory and 70 overs to be bowled in the day, swift e...
20:51, 08/24/2019

'Ben Stokes is heartbeat of this England team', says Giles prior to Ashes – video Former England cricketer and team director Ashley Giles has called Ben Stokes the 'heartbeat of this team' after the all-rounder was reinstated as vice-captain for the upcoming Ashes series against Australia.Giles also addressed fears Jofra Archer ma...
22:00, 07/29/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one washed out – as it didn't happen Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email Geoff here or tweet him here 4.47pm BST Who does a washout benefit? Obviously there’s more chance of a draw, with a day lost to rain. I...
22:51, 08/14/2019

Steve Smith, Jack Leach End "Spectacles" Controversy After Ashes Draw Steve Smith was castigated by the English media and fans for supposedly "mocking" Jack Leach by wearing spectacles during the Australian celebrations after they won the 4th Test and retained the......
15:00, 09/16/2019

England aim to inspire youth in manner of 2005 Ashes – and share £3.2m prize • Most of squad were teenagers when England regained the urn• Paul Collingwood hoping to end run as only major trophy winnerEngland’s cricketers will share £3.2m if they emerge victorious from Sunday’s World Cup final against New Zealand. But for Tre...
20:00, 07/12/2019

Ashes 2019: Australia chasing 399 to beat England, fifth Test day four – live! England all out for 329 on the fourth day at the OvalEmma John: Champagne moments in summer of cricketAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 3.30pm BST 44th over: Australia 149-5 (Wade 50, Paine 1) Joe Root sprinkles some Yorkshire gold over t...
16:34, 09/15/2019

Jimmy Anderson ruled out of Ashes warm-up against Ireland at Lord's Jimmy Anderson has been ruled out of England's first Test of the summer against Ireland with a calf injury, guaranteeing that the hosts will have at least two – and probably three – debutants at Lord's tomorrow....
22:00, 07/23/2019

Australia know England team is vulnerable going into Ashes, warns Glenn McGrath As the Australia team arrived at Edgbaston on Monday, ahead of this week's Ashes opener, they found the ground's giant scoreboard mischievously unchanged from their crushing World Cup semi-final defeat to England just three weeks ago....
14:00, 07/30/2019

Australia retain Ashes as England fightback comes up short on thrilling final day For the first time since 2001, Australia will take the Ashes back home. England were unable to bat through a thrilling final day of a fine Fourth Test, and go 2-1 down with a game to play. England can have no complaints....
18:51, 09/09/2019

Human ashes, Buzz Lightyear and a sandwich: Strange things we sent into space We've sent hundreds of things to space, from fun, to sentimental, to slightly bizarre. Here are a few of the most interesting.       ...
02:17, 06/25/2019

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Having gained some momentum in the second Test at Lord's - eventually ending in a draw - England will be looking to level matters as the 2019 Ashes series this week moves to Headingley in Leeds. If you've been completely bowled over (sorry!...
10:17, 08/22/2019

Australia’s Josh Hazlewood ready to exploit English conditions in Ashes • Paceman says he has plans for inexperienced Jason Roy• ‘It’s hard to bat five at a level below and open in Test cricket’Australia’s best chance of winning an Ashes series in England since 2001 lies in the hands of their bowlers. It is Josh Hazlewoo...
00:00, 07/29/2019

Australia Greats Baffled By Alex Carey Ashes Squad Omission Australia named a 17-man squad for the five-Test series against England with opener Cameron Bancroft recalled alongside Steve Smith and David Warner....
12:00, 07/27/2019

Ashes: Australia Survive As Lord's Test Against England Ends In A Draw ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: The second Test between England and Australia ended in a draw as Australia managed to score 154/6 in the fourth innings....
02:52, 08/19/2019

Joe Root hails Ashes series draw, urging England on to better things • A 135-run England victory at the Oval ensures a drawn series• Root restates his desire to remain as captain for next Ashes tourJoe Root claimed to have found the blueprint for his Test side and hailed the summer as a success after England followed ...
09:00, 09/16/2019

'I had some luck': Australia's Steve Smith on Ashes double century – video Steve Smith said he ‘had some luck’ on his way to a double century against England at Old Trafford to put Australia in control of the fourth Ashes Test. Smith was caught on 118 but Jack Leach’s delivery was a no ball after he stepped over the crease....
12:51, 09/06/2019

England fears over Ben Stokes fitness for rest of fourth Ashes Test Ben Stokes is a fitness concern for the remainder of the Fourth Test, with England cricket uncertain how much he will be able to bowl due to a sore shoulder....
14:51, 09/06/2019

Australia beat England by 194 runs after Women's Ashes third ODI collapse – as it happened The brilliant Ellyse Perry took seven for 22, the best ODI figures by an Australian, as England were humiliated at Canterbury 5.15pm BST That’s it for today’s blog. I’ll leave you with Raf Nicholson’s report from Canterbury, where Australia moved cl...
20:00, 07/07/2019

Florida treasure hunter seeks owner of miniature urn that may contain mother’s ashes A Florida man is searching for the owner of a necklace, which appeared to hold the ashes of their mother, after he discovered the apparently lost treasure at a beach over the weekend using a metal detector....
18:17, 05/29/2019

Florida man's stolen pick-up truck containing urn of daughter's ashes found, officials say Investigators last week found a stolen pick-up truck that contained precious cargo: an urn containing the ashes of the truck owner's beloved daughter, whose family was staying nearby to prepare for her funeral services....
20:51, 09/15/2019

Trevor Bayliss left hoping for another Stokes-like hero to save Ashes • ‘We’ve spoken about who is going to put their hand up’• Head coach reacts to England’s perilous positionScarves with “Ben Stokes: greatest innings of all time” have been on sale outside Old Trafford during this Test and Trevor Bayliss has accepted ...
02:17, 09/08/2019

England unchanged for third Ashes Test while Australia wait on Steve Smith • Hosts stick with 12-man squad from Lord’s Test for Headingley• Steve Smith will require medical clearance after concussionEngland have named an unchanged squad for the third Ashes Test against Australia which starts at Headingley on Thursday, the E...
15:00, 08/19/2019

Ashes 2019: captains on Steve Smith and drawn second Test – video After it looked like England were closing on their first win of the series, a fine 59 from Australia's substitute Marnus Labuschagne saw the sides draw the second Test. Labuschagne was brought in for Steve Smith who was ruled out of the final day wit...
15:00, 08/19/2019

Australia Prepared To Play Archer, Says Paine Ahead Of 2nd Ashes Test Jofra Archer impressed in the limited-overs and helped England clinch their first-ever World Cup. The Barbados-born fast bowler has now set his sights on the red-ball cricket....
16:51, 08/13/2019

England’s Jofra Archer may be held back from first Ashes Test, says Bayliss • Coach says no wish to hurt paceman’s recovery from sidestrain• Bayliss had ‘fairly stern chat’ after stuttering win over IrelandJofra Archer may be held back from the first Ashes Test, the England coach, Trevor Bayliss, said.The pace bowler was out...
16:34, 07/28/2019

Mark Robinson steps down as coach of England Women after Ashes rout • Former Sussex coach guided team to 2017 World Cup victory• Assistant coach Alastair Maiden takes temporary chargeMark Robinson is to step down as the England Women’s coach after “a wonderful four years” ended with defeat in the Ashes.The 52-year-ol...
21:51, 08/20/2019

Australia beat England in fourth Test to retain Ashes – as it happened England dug in on the final day at Old Trafford but it was not enough as Australia completed victoryReport: Australia bowl out resilient England to secure Ashes 7.19pm BST And that is the end of that chapter. Thanks for joining everyone that was invo...
21:00, 09/08/2019

Cameron Bancroft set for Australia reunion with David Warner after Ashes audition Bancroft hits unbeaten 93 in pre-Ashes trial matchSquad for series in England announced on FridayCameron Bancroft has seemingly stormed into Australia’s Ashes squad with an unbeaten match-winning knock of 93 that could result in him reuniting with Da...
04:51, 07/26/2019

Ashes: Joe Root urges England bowlers to be ‘ruthless’ against Steve Smith • ‘We’ve got to be really ruthless with it and stick to it’• Australia likely to pick Josh Hazlewood for second Ashes TestJoe Root has told England to look past Steve Smith’s twitchiness at the crease and be ruthless with their plans as they look to ...
08:17, 08/14/2019

Cameron Bancroft joins Smith and Warner in Australia’s Ashes squad • Trio reunited for first time since ball-tampering scandal• Recalls also for fast bowlers James Pattinson and Peter SiddleAustralian cricket’s sandpaper trio are in a Test squad together for the first time since their Cape Town debacle and subsequen...
20:51, 07/26/2019

Ashes 2019: England win fifth Test by 135 runs as series is drawn – as it happened England won the Test and drew the series after bowling out Australia on the fourth day, despite a century from Matthew WadeReport: England win fifth Test but Australia keep urn 7.00pm BST And, as the skies start to darken, we’ll leave them there, th...
09:00, 09/16/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day three abandoned after rain – as it happened Jofra Archer took his first Test wicket as England reduced Australia to 80 for four at lunch - but then it rained for the rest of the day 6.33pm BST Related: Jofra Archer off mark for England but threat of second Test draw looms 5.46pm BST The fore...
21:51, 08/16/2019

Australian Federal Police Hilariously Troll England After Ashes Defeat Australia retained the Ashes with a win in the Manchester Test and the Australian Federal Police wasted no time to take a hilarious dig at the World Cup 2019 holders....
08:17, 09/10/2019

Aer Lingus passenger reunited with parents' ashes after luggage mishap The airline briefly lost the bag containing the ashes of Bob Gilmour's parents. He and his family were returning to Ireland to spread their ashes.       ...
20:00, 08/08/2019

Ben Stokes favourite to win BBC Sports Personality of the Year after Ashes heroics at Headingley England cricketer Ben Stokes is now the overwhelming favourite to win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award in 2019 after his stunning Ashes showing at Headingley....
04:17, 08/26/2019

Superb Stokes century levels Ashes series in dramatic fashion "An extraordinary 135 not out from Ben Stokes earned England an exciting one-wicket victory in the third Ashes test on Sunday to level the series against Australia at 1-1, with the home side chasing down a record target of 359 in dramatic fashion."...
22:17, 08/25/2019

Ben Stokes keeps Ashes series alive as England chase down 359 to seal remarkable win Ben Stokes produced one of the greatest innings of all time to level the Ashes series at a rapturous Headingley. This ground has seen some miracles, this team has seen some miracles, Ben Stokes has seen some miracles – but none of them anything like ...
04:17, 08/26/2019

Fire poppies: rare golden flowers rise from the ashes in California As the state is swept by a super bloom, these flowers are popping up – a silver lining for areas hit hard by intense firesWhen wildfires swept through southern California last year they left a trail of destruction: leveling houses, historic Hollywood...
20:00, 05/01/2019

Marais Erasmus, Kumar Dharmasena To Umpire In Remaining Ashes Tests Kumar Dharmasena was originally appointed as the TV umpire for the fourth Test match but will now stand on-field with Marais Erasmus in both the remaining matches....
17:34, 08/31/2019

Ben Stokes backs Jofra Archer to help England regain Ashes in Australia • ‘I don’t think I’ve seen a more talented bowler,’ says Stokes• Archer hit 96mph and took 22 wickets in his first four TestsBen Stokes believes Jofra Archer to be the most talented fast bowler he has seen and one who can help regain the Ashes in Aus...
02:00, 09/17/2019

This Barn Find 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback Came With the Ashes of Its Former Owner Back in November of last year, a Georgia man drove to North Carolina to pick up a 1968 Ford Mustang fastback, but when he arrived, he found a surprise. In the passenger seat sat a mason jar filled with the ashes of the pony car’s former owner. The st...
04:34, 06/13/2019

In pictures: England hero Ben Stokes smashes historic 135 to win third Ashes Test Ben Stokes produced his second 'once-in-a-lifetime' performance of the summer as his magnificent century powered England to an unprecedented, unthinkable one-wicket victory at Headingley to keep the Ashes alive....
15:51, 08/26/2019

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Ashes Cricket is full of traditions. A second Test at Lord's. The ceremonial ringing of the bell. And rain...lots of it. As far as spectacles go, the first encounter will take some beating. But that won't bother the players from England and...
18:17, 08/15/2019

England runs rewarded with donations to Chance to Shine in fifth Ashes Test England's cricketers have an even greater incentive to beat the Aussies this week, as their runs and wickets will be rewarded with donations to charity Chance to Shine....
23:00, 09/12/2019

'The ball's in our court': Archer says heroic win may have swung Ashes England's way – video Jofra Archer believes the England cricket team have "planted a few seeds of doubt" in the minds of Australia's players with their incredible win at Headingley.Asked on Wednesday if the momentum is now with England going into the fourth Test, paceman ...
21:00, 08/29/2019

Report - Smith century leads Australia recovery in Ashes opener "Australia\u0027s Steve Smith struck a superb 144 on his return to the side as they recovered from 122-8 to reach 284 all out against England in the first innings of the first Ashes test before the hosts saw out two overs unscathed at Edgbaston on Th...
01:00, 08/02/2019

| 'Unbelievable': Superhero Stokes hails breathtaking third Ashes Test triumph Ben Stokes said his remarkable century was "unbelievable" as England secured an astounding one-wicket win over Australia in the third Test at Headingley....
20:51, 08/25/2019

Remnant: From the Ashes shows more of this loot-driven romp from the Darksiders III crew Remnant: From The Ashes is showing off more gameplay and other goodies today during the PC Gaming Show at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles.Read More...
22:00, 06/10/2019

Fried Chicken And Chocolate Bars Fuel Ben Stokes' Ashes Fireworks Ben Stokes revealed takeaway chicken and chocolate bars had fuelled his remarkable unbeaten century that saw England to a staggering one-wicket win in the third Ashes Test....
07:17, 08/26/2019

David Warner set to keep his place for final Ashes Test despite dismal series Australia are set to stick with struggling opening batsman David Warner as they look to complete an Ashes series victory in England for the first time since 2001....
13:51, 09/10/2019

England vs Australia 5th Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Australia's win at Old Trafford in the fourth Test match saw them retain the Ashes and go 2-1 up in the series ahead of this final Test. That means either misery or joy, depending on which side of the globe you're on. There's still ple...
10:51, 09/12/2019

León Viejo, The Lost City of Nicaragua That Emerged From The Ashes After 400 Years The city of León Viejo has been rediscovered and is now open to visitors. The ruins of the city are very important in the history of the Central American nation as it has some of the oldest Spanish colonial buildings to have survived. ...
02:51, 06/13/2019

England must prove stubborn Smith has not 'solved batting' if they are to reclaim Ashes "Crabbing around on his crease and chuntering away to himself, Steve Smith is a horrible batsmen to watch. But on a day when wickets tumbled at Edgbaston, Smith was the limpet that England just couldn’t budge."...
23:00, 08/01/2019

Ashes 1st Test: Steve Smith Hundred, Stuart Broad Five-For Headline Day 1 ENG vs AUS Highlights, Ashes 2019: Steve Smith marked his return to Test cricket with a hundred before Australia were bowled out for 284 on the opening day of the Ashes series....
22:00, 08/01/2019

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes Day 4 cricket from anywhere Wow! We did NOT expect there to be Ashes cricket today, but Joe Root's innings has brought England right back into the 3rd Test and, possibly, the series. You don't want to miss today's cricket where the result is there for the taking ...
14:51, 08/25/2019

Jason Roy dropped with Ben Stokes to play as batsman only in Ashes finale at The Oval Ben Stokes will play as a batsman only when England meet Australia in the final Ashes Test at the Kia Oval on Thursday, meaning Jason Roy has been dropped....
18:51, 09/11/2019

Women’s Ashes: Australia and Sophie Molineux turn the screw on England • Day three of four: Australia 420-8d, England 199-6• Australia spinner Molineux takes three key wicketsThe Taunton Test after three days looks likely to end in the same way that 60% of women’s Tests have since they moved to being four-day affairs in...
03:00, 07/21/2019

Ashes 2019: Jofra Archer and Sam Curran put England in charge on day two of final Test On the second day of the final Ashes Test at the Oval, England got Steve Smith out, and are therefore in charge of this Test. They end it with a lead of 78, and all 10 second innings wickets in hand....
21:34, 09/13/2019

England captain Joe Root: I must stick to my plan to get Steve Smith out in Ashes clash Joe Root has called on England's attack to be ruthless when bowling to Steve Smith and says he must be more patient as captain against the Australian batsman when the Second Ashes Test begins at Lord's tomorrow....
19:51, 08/13/2019

Good news for England’s Ashes bowlers as ECB sticks with 2018 Dukes ball • New county ball will not be used in this summer’s Tests• More pronounced seam made batting difficult in 2018The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed that this year’s Tests will be played using a more bowler-friendly ball, one different to ...
19:34, 05/08/2019

Ashes 2019: Australia Rule Out Bouncer Battle Despite Steve Smith Blow Justin Langer insisted his side would not be sidetracked from their goal of becoming the first Australia side in 18 years to win an Ashes series in England....
08:51, 08/21/2019

England bowler Olly Stone ruled out of second Ashes Test with back injury England have lost another fast bowler for the Second Ashes Test after Olly Stone was ruled out for at least a fortnight with a "reoccurrence" of a back injury....
16:34, 08/07/2019

Australia retain the Ashes after England fail to save fourth Test at Old Trafford • Australia 497-8dec & 186-6dec; England 301 & 197• Tourists take 2-1 lead with one Test to playThey came in their thousands hoping for more miracles. The trouble is that this England side is starting to depend on miracles, which is rarely a fruitful...
21:00, 09/08/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day three, rain delay – live! Updates from the third day of play at Old TraffordEngland’s inept afternoon conjures dark memoriesAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 11.47am BST “Quick word of thanks to the sporting Gods,” writes Peter Salmon, “for allowing me to watch Collin...
12:51, 09/06/2019

England left needing another Ashes miracle as Australia stand on brink of retaining urn Without an effort even more special than they summoned at Headingley two Sundays ago, England will surrender the Ashes at home for the first time in 18 years tomorrow. They are left with just eight wickets to survive the final day of the Fourth Test,...
05:17, 09/08/2019

NYPD mistook relative’s ashes for heroin in Brooklyn raid, family claims A Brooklyn family claims bumbling cops raided their home for drugs and snatched up small capsules they thought contained heroin — but were actually the ashes of their dearly departed patriarch....
06:00, 05/19/2019

Stuart Broad aiming for quick wickets to force win in soggy Ashes Test • ‘We’d need to bowl Australia out by lunch’ • Olly Stone out for season with back injuryStuart Broad has set England the target of bowling out Australia by lunch on day four if they are to turn this soggy second Ashes Test into a series-levelling vi...
21:51, 08/16/2019

England bowler Jofra Archer meets medics for Ashes fitness check England medical staff were due to assess Jofra Archer today to determine whether he is fit to play a part in the Ashes opener next Thursday at Edgbaston....
16:51, 07/25/2019

Watch: Ben Stokes Says Fried Chicken And Chocolate Bars Meal Led Spectacular Win In Ashes Ben Stokes bowled over all the cricket fans across the world with his stupendous performance in the Third Test of the Ashes series at Headingley on Sunday...
00:17, 08/27/2019

Watch: Women Stars Celebrate England's Ashes Test Win In Middle Of Match Sarah Taylor and Nat Sciver pumped their fists and celebrated England's Headingley Test win over Australia in the Ashes 2019 in the middle of their match....
16:51, 08/26/2019

Rob Key on the Ashes: Selfless Ben Stokes could turn out to be the greatest of England's great all-rounders English cricket is so lucky to have had three Ashes-defining all-rounders across three generations and it is remarkable how Ian Botham, Andrew Flintoff and Ben Stokes are such similar cricketers, but similar characters, too....
22:17, 08/27/2019

Sam Curran wants England Test team to build on World Cup success against Ireland and in Ashes Sam Curran believes England's Test team will be inspired by their 50-over counterparts' maiden World Cup triumph when they face Ireland at Lord's next week and in the Ashes that follow....
13:51, 07/18/2019

James Anderson injury latest: England bowler could miss start of the Ashes James Anderson is a doubt for the start of the Ashes next month after it was revealed the England seamer suffered a low grade muscle tear to his right calf earlier this week....
14:00, 07/07/2019

Steve Smith, Nathan Lyon Star As Australia Win 1st Ashes Test By 251 Runs The match was a personal triumph for Steve Smith, who in his first Test since a 12-month ban for his role in a ball-tampering scandal, scored 144 and 142....
08:00, 08/06/2019

PM Modi Broke News Of England's Ashes Test Win To Boris Johnson: Report British and Australian leaders briefly set aside talks on global trade, security and the environment on Monday for a spot of jovial banter about cricket after England beat Australia in dramatic......
13:51, 08/26/2019

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch 2019 Ashes cricket from anywhere As is the tradition, the 2nd Test of the Ashes is taking place at Lord's - the home of cricket. As far as spectacles go, the first encounter will take some beating. But that won't bother the players from England and Australia, who will happ...
19:17, 08/14/2019

Joel Wilson to umpire Headingley Test despite series of blunders in Ashes opener Joel Wilson remains on schedule to stand in the Third Ashes at Headingley despite a series of umpiring gaffes as Australia crushed England at Edgbaston....
02:00, 08/07/2019

Ashes series ends in draw after England beat Australia by 135 runs in fifth Test • England 294 & 329; Australia 225 & 263• Australia retain urn with series tied at 2-2England have beaten Australia by 135 runs in the fifth and final Test of this year’s Ashes, ensuring the first drawn series since 1972.Australia were already guaran...
19:52, 09/15/2019

Ashes: Steve Smith ruled out as Australia try to fill 'unfillable shoes' – video Australia's Steve Smith has been ruled out of Thursday's third Ashes Test following a delayed concussion inflicted by a Jofra Archer bouncer. Speaking on Tuesday, coach Justin Langer said that ‘when you take your best players out, it always has an im...
16:51, 08/20/2019

'There will be nerves': Waugh on reformed trio making Test return for Ashes – video Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has promised the side set to face England in the Ashes will be no 'shrinking violets'.Much has been made of the overhaul of team culture that took place following the ill-tempered tour of South Africa that contain...
22:00, 07/29/2019

England vs Australia 1st Test live stream: how to watch 2019 Ashes cricket from anywhere Only a tiny percentage of the way into the 2019 Ashes cricket series and things are already extremely tense. Steve Smith saved his Australian teammates on day 1 of the 1st Test and now it's England's chance to see what their batsmen can do....
16:34, 08/02/2019

Women's Ashes live stream: how to watch England vs Australia 2019 online from anywhere 2019 really is the year for England vs Australia cricket. Adding to the huge encounters in the Cricket World Cup and the men's Ashes, there's also the women's Ashes being fiercely fought out. We're here to help you figure out your...
16:17, 07/11/2019

Ashes: Overton says wind hit bowlers’ run-up rhythm and helped Smith weather storm • England struggle with 40mph crosswinds at Old Trafford• Overton: ‘Conditions really didn’t suit running into bowl’Steve Smith was seeing it like a beachball once more as a day of excellence from Australia’s premier batsman and strong winds scotched...
01:34, 09/05/2019

Ashes 2019 live stream: how to watch the last England vs Australia cricket Test from anywhere While we already know where the Ashes urn will spend the next two-and-a-bit years (OK, so it will stay at Lord's, but you get what we mean), you better believe that England and Australia will still be desperate to win at the Oval. And you can wa...
18:51, 09/09/2019

James Anderson ruled out of Ashes series as England name 13-man squad for fourth Test James Anderson's troublesome right calf has ruled him out of the remainder of the Ashes as England drafted Somerset seamer Craig Overton into a 13-man squad for the fourth Test....
19:51, 09/02/2019

Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes steers England to one-wicket victory over Australia - as it happened A once-in-a-lifetime innings from Ben Stokes, who added 76 for the last wicket with Jack Leach, gave England an amazing victory that kept the Ashes alive Report: Stokes sublime as England beat Australia in third Test 9.41pm BST Tim Paine reflects on ...
00:51, 08/26/2019

Ashes 2019 live stream: how to watch every England vs Australia cricket Test from anywhere It's one of oldest sporting rivalries and the Ashes series still stands as the pinnacle of Test cricket. England will be desperate to win back the Ashes on home soil, having been thrashed 4-0 Down Under 18 months ago. You'll be able to watc...
14:34, 07/29/2019

James Pattinson and Australian pace battery will give England nightmares during The Ashes Australia have brought many fearsome pace attacks to England over the years - and the one preparing for Thursday's Ashes opener at Edgbaston could mix it with the best....
15:00, 07/29/2019

Tayla Vlaeminck beats injury to make Australian women's Ashes squad Four other players in line to make Test debut 14-woman squad announced for title defenceTayla Vlaeminck headlines a list of five Australians in with a shot at a Test debut after selectors announced their squad for next month’s women’s Ashes. Coach Ma...
01:51, 06/04/2019

Joe Root on Ashes dreams, Australia's behaviour and omission of Jofra Archer – video England's captain Joe Root insists he has confidence in the side named for the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston and believes Jofra Archer will play a part later in the series after the decision to delay the Barbados-born paceman's introduction to the re...
21:34, 07/31/2019

Lord's turns red during second Ashes Test to celebrate the life of Ruth Strauss Even before Ruth Strauss died aged 46 in December, the seeds of the celebration of her life that takes place on Thursday, when Lord's will be painted red, had been sown....
19:51, 09/02/2019

'I have never doubted my ability': Steve Smith on two centuries in opening Ashes Test – video Steve Smith became only the fifth Australian to make two centuries in the same Ashes Test after another near-perfect innings left England needing to bat for the entirety of the final day in the series opener at Edgbaston to avoid defeat.Smith, who is...
04:00, 08/05/2019

England’s pace options limited as injured Stone to miss second Ashes Test • Stone becomes third out-of-action England paceman • Stone out for a fortnight after being injured in trainingOlly Stone will miss the second Ashes Test after being ruled out for at least a fortnight with a back injury. The England pace bowler, who ...
23:34, 08/07/2019

Australia send for team mentor Steve Waugh after he missed third Ashes Test Australia have flown Steve Waugh back to England to resume his role as a "team mentor" as they look to recover from their crushing Third Ashes Test defeat at Headingley....
19:51, 09/02/2019

Ashes: Joe Root on Steve Smith, Jofra Archer and the tied series – video The Ashes 2019 is over, and despite England winning the final Test of the series at the Oval the urn is staying in Australia. England were victors on Sunday, bringing the series level at 2-2. Root's side won the fifth and final Test by 135 runs in wh...
09:00, 09/16/2019

Rob Key's Ashes column: Score a big hundred and everything will quickly fall into place for Joe Root It will not have been an easy time for Joe Root since England went 1-0 down in the Ashes 2019. You get carried away as captain, thinking about the make-up and balance of the team, who should be dropped or recalled, but you have to pass over the form ...
19:51, 08/13/2019

Ashes 2019: Mentor Steve Waugh Returns As Australia Look To Regain Lead Steve Waugh was supposed to be with the Australian team for only the first two Tests but has been recalled following the defeat in the Headingley Test....
23:17, 09/02/2019

Steve Smith the difference as Australia retain Ashes, say Root and Paine – video Australia have retained the Ashes after beating England by 185 runs at Old Trafford in the fourth Test with Joe Root crediting rival batsman Steve Smith for costing the hosts the Urn. Smith, who made 211 and 82 in the match as he continued his prolif...
05:00, 09/09/2019

Bottle with Texas man's ashes returned to Gulf of Mexico after washing up on Florida beach A bottle containing the ashes of a Texas man along with some handwritten notes from loved ones has been returned to the Gulf of Mexico, resuming its ocean journey after it washed up on a Florida Panhandle beach....
05:34, 09/09/2019

Ashes 2019: England still alive in series as defiant Joe Root leads fightback England live to fight another day in this Ashes – much to the surprise of many. After their abject display on Friday, they toughed it out on Saturday, meaning that on Sunday they need 203 more to stay in the series. They have seven wickets with which...
05:51, 08/25/2019

Ashes: Craig Overton replaces Chris Woakes for England in fourth Test • Somerset bowler brought straight into England team• Joe Root also confirms switch of Denly to openerEngland have made one change to their side for the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford with Craig Overton coming into the side in place of Chris Woake...
16:34, 09/03/2019

England's Joe Root on Jofra Archer, Steve Smith and the third Ashes Test – video The England captain expects his side to 'go up another level' in the third Ashes test at Headingley. Batsman Jason Roy has passed a concussion test after being struck during a nets session, but Australia are without their star man, Steve Smith. The b...
17:51, 08/21/2019

Ashes 2019: England end summer on a high as triumph at The Oval denies Australia series win Edgbaston in the World Cup, then that Lord's final, the Lord's Test, Headingley, Old Trafford, now the Oval. There has been something about Sundays in summer 2019. As England levelled the series 2-2, bringing a first drawn Ashes since 1972 and ensuri...
19:51, 09/15/2019

Joe Root explains Joe Denly and Jason Roy swapping roles for fourth Ashes Test – video England captain confirms the expected switch of positions for Joe Denly and Jason Roy ahead of the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford, with the series level at 1-1 following Ben Stokes' heroics at Headingley. Craig Overton comes into the team to repla...
18:00, 09/03/2019

Ashes 2019: England chase 383 runs to beat Australia in fourth Test, day four – as it happened Australia need eight wickets to retain the Ashes after Steve Smith humiliated England with the bat and Pat Cummins ripped out Joe Root for a golden duck 8.01pm BST Related: Lame ducks Rory Burns and Joe Root leave England needing Ashes miracle 7.3...
02:17, 09/08/2019

Ashes 2019 overview: super Smith, sublime Stokes and a tied series – video Six and a half weeks of extreme highs and lows saw the 2019 Ashes series finish in a draw. Throughout we've seen memorable moments from superb Steve Smith hitting hundred after hundred, to Ben Stokes's incredible solo display at Headingley. An Ashes ...
19:51, 09/16/2019

England to rough up sandpaper pair David Warner and Steve Smith in Ashes opener England will target the returning 'sandpaper duo' Steve Smith and David Warner as Joe Root's team look to cap "a really special year to remember" when the Ashes begin at Edgbaston tomorrow....
16:34, 07/31/2019

Stuart Broad warns Steve Smith of brutal return in fourth Ashes Test • ‘Jofra Archer will be in Joe Root’s ear when Smith comes in’ • Archer eager for round two with Australia’s top batsmanSteve Smith has been told to expect a brutal return to the Test arena on Wednesday with Jofra Archer said to be eager for round tw...
19:51, 09/02/2019

Australia paceman Pat Cummins backs Nathan Lyon and Tim Paine after key Ashes mistakes at Headingley Pat Cummins insists Nathan Lyon and captain Tim Paine have the complete backing of the Australia team, despite the pair's blunders allowing Ben Stokes to guide England to an astonishing series-squaring win at Headingley on Sunday....
22:17, 08/27/2019

Punchy Jonny Bairstow is hitting back after heated debate over his best role in Ashes scrap The night before this Ashes series began, England cricket's players met with some of their counterparts from 2005. Each was presented with a lapel pin to put on a smart new blazer....
21:17, 08/20/2019

Lord's will turn red during Ashes Test to raise funds for the Ruth Strauss Foundation The second day of next month's Ashes Test at Lord's will be dedicated to the Ruth Strauss Foundation, the charity set up in memory of the wife of former England captain Andrew Strauss....
13:51, 07/16/2019

Classic Ford Mustang bought for restoration with previous owner’s ashes inside A classic muscle car was recently sold but the buyers also had to take the remains of the previous owner with him. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
22:17, 06/14/2019

Steve Smith secures another century as Australia set England considerable target in first Ashes Test For three days, the first Ashes Test went back and forth, with England and Australia trading blows, but neither ever able to hammer home an emphatic advantage....
23:34, 08/04/2019

Ashes 2019: Rory Burns hits first Test century to put England in box seat against Australia Rory Burns had been in the nineties for more than 10 overs and on 99 for nine balls when he pushed Nathan Lyon to mid-on and just ran. He was quick enough, and a hard-earned Ashes century was his....
23:34, 08/02/2019

Ashes highlights: Watch Ben Stokes produce innings for the ages in epic England win over Australia Ben Stokes produced his second 'once-in-a-lifetime' performance of the summer as his magnificent century powered England to an unprecedented, unthinkable one-wicket victory at Headingley to keep the Ashes alive....
15:51, 08/26/2019

Ashes heroics at Headingley can't mask need for England selectors to strike better batting balance Forty-eight hours later, the dust is starting to settle on one of England's great wins, when the folk hero Ben Stokes and the cult hero Jack Leach combined to level the Ashes....
12:17, 08/27/2019

'Steve Smith was the difference': Joe Root and Tim Paine reflect as Australia retain Ashes – video Australia have retained the Ashes after beating England by 185 runs at Old Trafford in the fourth Test with Joe Root crediting rival batsman Steve Smith for costing the hosts the Urn. Smith, who made 211 and 82 in the match as he continued his prolif...
22:34, 09/08/2019

England must sour Australia's Ashes party by drawing series, says Craig Overton Craig Overton says England must show the same character in the final Test at The Oval this week that was on display at Old Trafford on Sunday to sour Australia's Ashes party....
18:51, 09/09/2019

Australian PM condemns English fans for booing injured Steve Smith during Ashes Test Scott Morrison says it was ‘a foul’ for fans to jeer batsman after he was hit on the neck by a ball from Jofra Archer during the second Test at Lord’sAustralia’s prime minister, Scott Morrison, has weighed into the Ashes booing debate, calling it “a ...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Bowling worries for England ahead of Test series against Ireland and Ashes as Mark Wood is assessed Mark Wood's sore side will be the most pressing of a raft of injury concerns when England's selectors meet this week to pick their squad for the next task at hand: next Wednesday's four-day Test against Ireland at Lord's, then the Ashes that follow....
23:17, 07/15/2019

Ashes 2019: England waste glorious chance as Mitchell Marsh stars on day one of final Test There has been a sense all summer that if Pat Cummins don't get you, Josh Hazlewood will. If they don't, there's always James Pattinson or Mitchell Starc or even Peter Siddle. No real indignity to any of it, just a great battery of quicks who have ta...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Craig Overton replaces Chris Woakes in England team for fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford England have sprung an Ashes surprise by selecting Craig Overton for a home debut in place of Chris Woakes for the fourth Test starting here on Wednesday....
15:34, 09/03/2019

England star Jonny Bairstow will leave David Warner friendship off the field when Ashes starts England batsman Jonny Bairstow says his unlikely friendship with Australian star David Warner will be put to one side on the field when the Ashes starts this week....
14:00, 07/30/2019

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith scores 144 on Test comeback to lead Australia's recovery on day one A World Cup beforehand means the Ashes has not had the insufferable war of words and buildup of hype has been rather stilted. Well, the opening day of the 2019 series more than lived up to the hype....
21:34, 08/01/2019

Joe Root aiming to use England's Oval victory as blueprint for Ashes success in Australia in 2022 England captain Joe Root is already training his sights on regaining The Ashes in 2022, buoyed by an series-levelling victory at The Oval he believes can act as the blueprint....
12:34, 09/16/2019

R&A executive defends pay gap between Opens R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers defended the sizable gap between purses for The Open Championship and the Women's British Open, even as reporters peppered him with questions about the disparity during a news conference on Wednesday....
17:51, 07/17/2019

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith hits brilliant double century as Australia take control of fourth Test It was as if he had never been away. But we already knew that a spell out of the side does not affect Steve Smith's ravenous appetite runs. This time it was a double century, and a quote brilliant, that has put Australia in total control of the Fourt...
03:17, 09/06/2019

Jimmy Anderson injury scare for England ahead of the Ashes as Lancashire bowler is forced off with calf problem James Anderson gave England an early the Ashes 2019 scare when he left the field mid-over playing for Lancashire against Durham. England have announced that he will play no further part in the match, which still has its final day tomorrow....
16:17, 07/02/2019

Australia paceman Mitchell Starc facing Ashes snub as he battles for final place in bowling attack Mitchell Starc could be a shock omission from Australia's team for the first Ashes Test here on Thursday after coach Justin Langer confirmed he would definitely play James Pattinson in his pace attack....
14:00, 07/30/2019

Women's Ashes 2019: England opener Tammy Beaumont fired up by 14-match winning streak England Women begin their Ashes campaign at Leicester on Tuesday on a winning streak of 14 matches that opener Tammy Beaumont is desperate to keep up....
02:51, 07/02/2019

First 2005 Ashes, now World Cup 2019? Trevor Bayliss tells England squad to inspire a new generation in final England's cricketers were inspired to play the game by the famous Ashes summer of 2005 — and now they have the same chance to influence the next generation when they play a home World Cup Final against New Zealand at Lord's on Sunday....
18:34, 07/12/2019

Facebook defends tracking your every move — even if the app isn't on New software updates from Apple and Google alert users to when they're being tracked by apps. Facebook takes to a blog post to explain its reasoning.       ...
22:17, 09/16/2019

Tommy Frank defends in Sheffield Tommy Frank returns to the scene of his Commonwealth coronation, writes Paul Wheeler The post Tommy Frank defends in Sheffield appeared first on Boxing News....
20:00, 07/02/2019

Schwarzenegger defends 102-year-old who is being evicted Arnold Schwarzenegger, the actor and former governor of California, on Sunday reportedly reached out to the 102-year-old Los Angeles woman being booted from her apartment where she lived for 30 years so the landlord’s daughter can move in....
06:17, 05/27/2019

'It was necessary': PM defends sacking Gavin Williamson Theresa May has defended her decision to sack Gavin Williamson as defence secretary after an inquiry found "compelling evidence" that he leaked information from the National Security Council (NSC)....
06:17, 05/04/2019

Juan Francisco Estrada defends Juan Francisco Estrada puts the WBC super-flyweight title on the line against North Carolina’s Dewayne Beamon in Hermosillo, writes Daniel Herbert The post Juan Francisco Estrada defends appeared first on Boxing News....
23:17, 08/20/2019

Iran defends execution of gay people The US and Germany have condemned Iran after its foreign minister defending the policy of execution for gay people. The issue erupted after a pointed question from a German reporter....
13:00, 06/12/2019

Jay-Z defends NFL-Roc Nation deal, talks Kap Jay-Z said he still supports former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but now is focused on action. "Everybody knows I agree with what you're saying [in Kaepernick's underlying message]. So what are we gonna do?"...
08:51, 08/15/2019

Sandpaper trio Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith and David Warner back in Australia Test squad for The Ashes Australia have reunited their shamed 'sandpapergate' trio of Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith and David Warner in their squad for the Ashes, which starts next Thursday at Edgbaston....
19:34, 07/26/2019

Ireland post lowest-ever Test score at Lord's as ruthless England recover to secure Ashes warm-up win England's bowlers spared the team's blushes with a terrific performance as they dismissed Ireland for the lowest-ever Test score at Lord's, to ensure they go into next week's Ashes series on the back of a win....
19:34, 07/26/2019

Arie Luyendyk Jr. Defends Lauren After She's Mom-Shamed Over Going Out Last Wednesday, The Bachelor's Arie Luyendyk Jr. and Lauren Luyendyk welcomed their first child, daughter Alessi Ren Luyendyk. A week later, mom went out for lunch and left her with grandma.......
19:34, 06/06/2019

Mom of twins left to die in hot car speaks out, defends husband "I will never get over this loss and I know he will never forgive himself for this mistake," said Marissa Rodriguez in a statement to NBC New York of her husband, Juan....
11:34, 07/29/2019

BBC defends Jo Brand over battery acid joke The BBC has defended Jo Brand against claims she incited violence with a joke about throwing battery acid during a radio show, saying panellists are often "deliberately provocative" but "not intended to be taken seriously"....
11:51, 06/13/2019

UBS chairman defends French tax case to shareholders UBS Group had to go to court in France to fight charges that the Swiss bank helped wealthy clients dodge taxes because it was unable to strike a reasonable settlement, Chairman Axel Weber told shareholders on Thursday....
13:51, 05/02/2019

United Technologies Defends Raytheon Deal United Technologies executives defended their deal-making strategy and slightly raised their 2019 outlook as strength in its aerospace business outshined other businesses in the second quarter....
17:00, 07/23/2019

AT&T CEO Defends Expected Successor After Activist Attack AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson defended his choice of a likely successor in his first public remarks since activist hedge fund Elliott Management’s challenge to the company’s strategy....
10:00, 09/18/2019

On eve of festival, Cannes defends its record on women Cannes Film Festival artistic director Thierry Fremaux defends the festival’s record on female filmmakers on eve of the opening of the 72nd edition of the lavish festival...
01:00, 05/14/2019

DePaul professor defends pro-Israel op-ed, says he 'will not be silenced' A DePaul University professor censured over an Op-ed he wrote defending Israel told Tucker Carlson Wednesday he “will not be silenced” despite protests from students and faculty....
11:34, 05/02/2019

Bucs GM defends picking 2nd kicker in 4 drafts Despite getting burned after trading up to pick kicker Roberto Aguayo in the second round in 2016, the Buccaneers decided to spend a fifth-round pick on Utah kicker Matt Gay in this year's draft....
18:51, 04/28/2019

Trump defends immigration deal with Mexico STERLING, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump, his threatened Mexican tariffs now on the backburner, is looking to claim victory. But some of his Democratic challengers for the White House have criticized him for overselling a deal that mostly ramps up...
10:34, 06/10/2019

Joe Biden defends Obamacare, attacks Trump Joe Biden is defending the Affordable Care Act, challenging not just President Trump but also some Democrats who want to replace the current system with a fully government-run model. Biden, in Iowa, also blasted President Trump's character. (Jul...
10:51, 07/16/2019

AT&T boss defends controversial succession plan AT&T boss Randall Stephenson defended his decision to pick a controversial insider as his successor, days after billionaire Paul Singer’s activist hedge fund questioned the move. Facing criticism over his decision this month to promote John Stankey, ...
02:02, 09/18/2019

MTA official defends 2nd Avenue Subway’s $6B price tag The Second Avenue Subway is the most expensive underground train line the history — but transit officials defended the $6 billion price-tag Monday, blaming it in part on New York City’s fire code. The first phase of the line cost $2.7 billion p...
02:00, 09/17/2019

"If There's No Phone For 10 Days, So Be It": J&K Governor Defends Move Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik today claimed that there is no shortage of essential commodities and said the lack of communication lines is a better option than loss of lives. Jammu and......
19:17, 08/25/2019

Von der Leyen defends 'European Way of Life' title The incoming chief of the European Commission has rejected calls to change the name for her new migration commissioner. The title "European Way of Life" is seen by some as redolent of far-right rhetoric....
01:34, 09/17/2019

Boeing Chief Defends 737 MAX Design Work CEO Dennis Muilenburg rejected criticism of how the plane maker designed a 737 MAX flight-control system that accident investigators have implicated in two fatal crashes of the jetliner....
02:51, 04/30/2019

Ben Carson defends Trump over ‘go back’ tweets ​WASHINGTON – Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson ​on ​Sunday defended President Trump against accusations of racism. “He is not racist at all,” Carson told Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures.” “He lived in New York. Jesse Jackson gave ...
01:00, 07/22/2019

Conway defends Mexico tariffs, says not a ploy White House counselor Kellyanne Conway is defending President Donald Trumps use of tariffs against Mexico, says it's not a distraction from other issues. (May 31)        ...
01:17, 06/01/2019