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Killer instinct key to Ashes win




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Ashes

Nothing like a team with nothing to lose

England had their backs to the wall and it brought out their best in the first T20

Stars set new benchmark: Warner

David Warner says the Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars Women's Ashes win has raised the bar for Australia's men's team


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On This Day: Finch's record ton

It was August 29, 2013 when Australia opener Aaron Finch blasted his way to 156 from just 63 balls, the highest score in T20 international history


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Southern Stars regain Ashes in T20 thriller

Rene Farrell and Ellyse Perry led the way with the ball as Australia defended 107 to triumph in the second T20 and regain the Ashes


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Extended highlights: Stars regain Ashes in thriller

Australia have reclaimed the prized urn following a tense low-scoring affair in the second T20 international in Hove


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Wyatt a way to go

England's Danni Wyatt was desperately unlucky to depart as the fingertips of Rene Farrell gave Australia their seventh wicket


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Perry's narrowly misses hat-trick

Aussie allrounder Ellyse Perry took two key wickets with consecutive deliveries early in England's run chase, and just missed a hat-trick in the second WT20 international


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Versatility is Burns' strength

The Queenslander can bat anywhere in the order, and explains he is happy to take any role, in the build up to the England ODI series


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Warner, Burns set up Aussie victory

The World Champions were made to work hard for the win in Belfast, but eventually proved too strong for Ireland


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Positive signs from Ireland ODI: Smith

Australia captain Steve Smith praised opening duo David Warner and Joe Burns after the win over Ireland in Belfast


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Porterfield pleased with Ireland fightback

Ireland captain William Porterfield was pleased with his team's ability to fight back and give the Aussies a scare in Belfast


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Rain halts Aussie batting charge

Rain delays and an Ireland fightback with the ball put the brakes on Australia after a blistering opening stand


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Burns blasts off in Belfast

Queenslander Joe Burns has had a debut to savour, scoring a great half-century in his first ODI