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Dublin: 13 °C Thursday 19 September, 2019

#The Ashes

# the-ashes - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Buttler strikes back against Australia after England collapse in final Ashes Test The Ashes This post contains videos

Buttler strikes back against Australia after England collapse in final Ashes Test

The England wicket-keeper blasted a quickfire half-century on day one at the Oval.

# the-ashes - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Australia record 185-run victory over England to retain the Ashes

Pat Cummins took 4-43 in 24 overs as Australia close in on a first Test series win in England since 2001.

# the-ashes - Saturday 7 September, 2019

England will need another final-day miracle to save the Ashes tomorrow

Australia need just eight wickets to retain the Ashes.

# the-ashes - Friday 6 September, 2019

Hazelwood strikes with three late wickets as Australia tighten grip on fourth Ashes Test

England were still 297 behind Australia’s imposing 497-8 when bad light ended play.

# the-ashes - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Jack O'Shea, Gunnersaurus, the Ashes and more of the week's best sportswriting

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite reads from this week.

# the-ashes - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Root digs in to revive England's Ashes hopes in third Test

The captain scored a half-century to halt Australia’s charge for victory at Headingley.

# the-ashes - Thursday 22 August, 2019

Archer takes six as he rips through Australia at Headingley The Ashes This post contains videos

Archer takes six as he rips through Australia at Headingley

The England fast-bowler dominated the first day of the third Ashes Test.

# the-ashes - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Australian batsman Smith ruled out of third Ashes Test with concussion Knockout Blow This post contains videos

Australian batsman Smith ruled out of third Ashes Test with concussion

Smith has not been given the all-clear to play by Cricket Australia doctors after being hit on the head at Lord’s.

# the-ashes - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Second Ashes Test ends in a draw as Australia hang on in the dying light

Australia hold a 1-0 series lead as the Ashes heads to Headingly next week.

# the-ashes - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Australia dominate England in Ashes opener

Matthew Wade marked his first Test for nearly two years with a fine 110.

# the-ashes - Friday 2 August, 2019

Burns' unbeaten century puts England back in the driving seat The Ashes This post contains videos

Burns' unbeaten century puts England back in the driving seat

England ended day two of the first Ashes Test trailing Australia by just 17 runs.

# the-ashes - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Smith silences the boos to turn the tide for Australia in Ashes opener The Ashes This post contains videos

Smith silences the boos to turn the tide for Australia in Ashes opener

The Australian batsman scored a backs-to-the-wall century on the opening day at Edgbaston.

# the-ashes - Saturday 9 December, 2017

England cricket player dropped after pouring drink over teammate's head on night out

‘I’m disappointed. With what we have had to go through already with these problems, it is not acceptable.’

# the-ashes - Friday 8 December, 2017

I was 'stitched up' by Aussies over headbutt incident – Bairstow

Jonny Bairstow reiterated there was no wrongdoing following his coming together with Cameron Bancroft prior to the Ashes.

# the-ashes - Monday 27 November, 2017

A dream start for Australia in the Ashes, as problems mount up for England

David Warner and Cameron Bancroft cemented a crushing 10-wicket victory.

# the-ashes - Monday 20 November, 2017

Australia's secret weapon for the Ashes? Usain Bolt is teaching them how to sprint

The first Test starts on Thursday in Brisbane.

# the-ashes - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Poor Alastair Cook got a cricket ball into his special area during the Ashes today

Hans Moleman presents: Man getting hit by cricket ball.

# the-ashes - Thursday 19 December, 2013

England cricketer Swann apologises for comparing Ashes defeat to 'rape'

The spin bowler has described his comments as “crass and thoughtless”.

# the-ashes - Saturday 20 July, 2013

'That decision sucked ass' - Aussie cricket chiefs investigate 'obscene' tweet

Someone wasn’t impressed with a decision at Lords.

# the-ashes - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Do you know how the Ashes got their name?

It’s that time again.

# the-ashes - Wednesday 29 December, 2010

Historic result as English retain Ashes

Tourists ensure they’ll take home the urn after Melbourne result

# the-ashes - Friday 3 December, 2010

The Magnificent Seven: Victories Over Rivals Magnificent Seven This post contains videos

The Magnificent Seven: Victories Over Rivals

There’s nothing sweeter than a victory over the cream of the crop. Our columnist Niall Kelly picks out his favourites.

# the-ashes - Thursday 25 November, 2010

First blood to Aussies in The Ashes

The Pommies take a beating in Brisbane.

The Morning Score: Thursday

The Morning Score: Rooney’s back in the game, the FAI leave a dozen staff go and Paul O’Connell is set for a comeback at last.