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  • Captain Alastair Cook hungry for more Ashes glory August 13, 2013

    ChesterleStreet: England captain Alastair Cook promised no letup against archrivals Australia in the final Test after a stunning win gave them an unbeatable lead in the Ashes series. Stuart Broad's latest matchwinning spell saw England to a 74run win in the fourth Test at ChesterleStreet on Monday as Australia, set...
  • Stuart Broad rejoices in 'amazing' Ashes win August 13, 2013

    ChesterleStreet: Stuart Broad celebrated an "amazing" success after his match haul of 11 wickets saw England to a 74run fourth Ashes Test win over Australia at ChesterleStreet on Monday. Australia, set 299 to win on the fourth day, collapsed to 224 all out with Broad taking six wickets for 50...
  • I've got to score more runs, says frustrated Clarke August 13, 2013

    ChesterleStreet: Captain Michael Clarke pointed the finger at his own batting failures after Australia threw away a winning position to lose the fourth Ashes Test to England by 74 runs on Monday. Chasing 299 for victory, Australia were in a strong position at 109 for nought but Stuart Broad turned...
  • The Ashes, 4th Test: Lyon helps Australia take charge on day one August 10, 2013

    ChesterleStreet: Australia exposed the shortcomings of England's frail batting lineup to take command of the fourth Ashes Test on Friday, reducing the hosts to 238 for 9 on the opening day after offspinner Nathan Lyon grabbed four wickets. England failed to take advantage of a good batting surface at ChesterleStreet after...
  • Fourth Ashes Test, Day 1: As it happened August 9, 2013

    For Live Updates from ChesterleStreet, CLICK HERE. End of over 90 (Stumps): The day one belonged to Australia as they left England reeling at 238 for 9 at stumps. Nathan Lyon claimed four wickets as Tim Bresnan and James Anderson remained unbeaten at the crease. End of over 87: Graeme Swann fails...
  • Australian spirits high after Old Trafford draw: Clarke August 8, 2013

    ChesterLeStreet: Spirits are high in Australia's camp after they stopped the rot in the Ashes series by dominating England in the rainruined third Test at Manchester, captain Michael Clarke said on Thursday. Australia lost the opening two games at Trent Bridge and Lord's, but they were disappointed to come away from...
  • Australia include Bird amid Harris concerns August 8, 2013

    ChesterleStreet, United Kingdom: Jackson Bird could play his first Test of Australia's tour of England after being named Wednesday in a 12man squad for the fourth Test at ChesterleStreet starting Friday. As expected, after an improved showing in the drawn third Test, albeit a result that meant Australia couldn't regain the...
  • 4th ODI: Upbeat England aim to take series July 6, 2012

    England go into the fourth ODI on Saturday against Australia with the disappointment of the washout in the third match of the fivegame series at Edgbaston earlier this week. The hosts needed to sweep the series 50 to get to the top of the ODI rankings, but the washout means...