Ashes 2017-18



Pietersen walks off the SCG in what would be his final Test for England // Getty

KP 'hung out to dry', says Harmison

The treatment of the exiled batsman does not sit well with the former speedster


Ashes to be Smith's biggest Test: Ponting

The brilliant Australia skipper will be solely judged on his performances against England


Starc out to land early Ashes blow

Australia spearhead out to 'open a few old wounds' in the England side ahead of an Ashes summer


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KP recalls double ton in Adelaide

Kevin Pietersen explains how he overcame a form slump to record one of the greatest ever Ashes innings... and how it almost didn't happen at all


The Inner Circle: Blewy gets by, with a little help...

Greg Blewett and Peter McIntyre describe the comical events leading up to the former's first century for Australia, following a late night on 91 not out...



Killer crocodiles loom for Ashes visitors

British media fret over threat of man-eating reptiles after Townsville was announced as venue for Ashes tour match

England to play tour match in Townsville

Joe Root's Ashes defence will take in the sweltering heat of north Queensland before the opening Gabba Test