Australia wins first Ashes test by 251 runs

More Sports / Cricket Aug 6, 2019

Australia wins first Ashes test by 251 runs

Australia won the first Ashes test by a huge margin of 251 runs on Monday after dismissing England for 146 in its second innings on the final day. Offspinner Nathan Lyon was often unplayable with 6-49 and passed 350 test wickets in a remarkable turnaround ...

England regains Ashes from Australia

More Sports / Cricket Aug 9, 2015

England regains Ashes from Australia

England completed its 18-month transformation from national embarrassment to Ashes winners on Saturday, taking 40 minutes to wrap up a series-clinching victory over Australia in the fourth test that ushered in the international retirement of Michael Clarke. When Nathan Lyon chopped a delivery from Mark ...

Finn leads England to victory

More Sports / Cricket Aug 1, 2015

Finn leads England to victory

Once known for hitting the stumps at the wrong end as he ran in to bowl, Steven Finn made a triumphant return to test cricket at Edgbaston, extracting maximum bounce and spearheading England to an eight-wicket victory Friday over Australia in the third Ashes ...

England dominates on opening day of third Ashes test

More Sports / Cricket Jul 30, 2015

England dominates on opening day of third Ashes test

The Ashes series took another twist Wednesday as England dominated the first day of the third test to finish only three runs behind Australia with seven wickets remaining after the tourists were dismissed for just 136. England finished the rain-hit day at Edgbaston on 133-3 ...

Aussies move closer to victory in second Ashes test

More Sports / Cricket Jul 19, 2015

Aussies move closer to victory in second Ashes test

Australia exerted total domination over England on the third day of the second Ashes test on Saturday, building a huge lead by refusing to enforce the follow-on despite being 254 runs ahead after the first innings. At the close, Australia was 108 for no wicket, ...