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Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes steers England to one-wicket victory over Australia - as it happened

A once-in-a-lifetime innings from Ben Stokes, who added 76 for the last wicket with Jack Leach, gave England an amazing victory that kept the Ashes alive Report: Stokes sublime as ...

Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes steers England to one-wicket victory over Australia - as it happened

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Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day one – as it happened Jos Buttler bashed 64 not out and the recalled Mitch Marsh took four cheap wickets as England ended a topsy-turvy day on 271 for eight 7.51pm BST Related: Heavy sits the crown of captaincy on Joe Root after ugly half-century | Barney Ronay 7.13pm B...
02:00, 2019-09-13

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day two – as it happened Rory Burns and Jonny Bairstow made dogged half-centuries but England were dismissed for a below-par 258 on the inaugural Ruth Strauss Foundation Day at Lord’s 8.39pm BST Bull on Burns ... Related: Rory Burns counts his blessings amid England fragilit...
23:56, 2019-08-15

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – as it happened The majestic Jofra Archer took six wickets and Steve Smith made his lowest score of the series, a mere 80, as England took control of the final Test 7.46pm BST That’s it for today’s blog; I’ll leave you with Vic’s match report for the Oval. Thanks fo...
22:14, 2019-09-13

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day one – as it happened Steve Smith made an awesome 144 on his return to Test cricket as Australia recovered from 122-8 to reach a useful total of 284 on a pulsating day 7.15pm BST That’s it for today’s blog. I’ll leave with you some reading from Edgbaston. Please join us ...
22:00, 2019-08-01

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day three – as it happened Joe Denly fell six runs short of a maiden Test century and Ben Stokes struck 67 as England extended their lead to an imposing 382 at the Oval 6.49pm BST Vic’s report. Related: Joe Denly misses out on century but steers England to dominant position 6...
19:56, 2019-09-14

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day four – as it happened After Australia were bowled out for 250, England suffered a top-order collapse in their second innings and closed out on 96-4 at the end of the fourth day 7.30pm BST Time to call it a day here, after some of the most gripping sessions of Test cricket...
21:42, 2019-08-17

Ashes 2019: England draw second Test with Australia – as it happened! Australia held out to ensure the second Test at Lord’s was draw with England 9.11pm BST Joe on Jofra ... Related: Brutal Jofra Archer leaves cricket reeling from his Ashes blows 9.05pm BST Geoff on Marnus ... Related: Marnus Labuschagne fulfils his ...
02:42, 2019-08-19

Ashes 2019: England end on 156-3 chasing 359 v Australia, third Test day three – as it happened The two Joes, Root and Denly, restored some pride with a fiercely determined partnership - and gave England an outside chance of a miraculous victory 7.33pm BST Related: Joe Root digs in to give England glimmer of hope in third Ashes Test 7.07pm BS...
22:14, 2019-08-24

Ashes 2019: England finish day two on 23-1 after Australia dominate – as it happened Steve Smith hit 211 before Australia declared on 497-8, with England’s miserable day ending with the wicket of Joe DenlyRead Vic Marks’ report of day two 9.05pm BST Related: Joe Root and Trevor Bayliss fail to get reaction as Steve Smith takes contr...
05:14, 2019-09-06

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day one – as it happened Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith made their usual half-centuries, this time in tandem, as Australia took control on a rain-affected opening day at Old Trafford 12.35am BST Related: Ravi Bopara smashes Essex Eagles into T20 Blast semi-finals 7.20p...
09:14, 2019-09-05

Ashes 2019: Australia beat England by 251 runs in first Test – as it happened Nathan Lyon and Pat Cummins shared all 10 wickets as Australia made short work of England’s batsmen to complete a crushing victory at Edgbaston 4.42pm BST Related: Women’s domestic cricket in England prepares for its biggest shake-up 3.53pm BST Wel...
18:00, 2019-08-05

Ashes 2019: England chase 383 runs to beat Australia in fourth Test, day four – as it happened Australia need eight wickets to retain the Ashes after Steve Smith humiliated England with the bat and Pat Cummins ripped out Joe Root for a golden duck 8.01pm BST Related: Lame ducks Rory Burns and Joe Root leave England needing Ashes miracle 7.3...
23:42, 2019-09-07

Ashes: Ben Stokes on England's sensational third Test win over Australia – video After looking like England were on the brink of another Test defeat, a sensational Ben Stokes performance steered his side to victory by one wicket at Headingley. England's World Cup hero produced an astonishing 135 not out on the final day to bring ...
11:56, 2019-08-26

Ben Stokes backs Jofra Archer to help England regain Ashes in Australia • ‘I don’t think I’ve seen a more talented bowler’, says Stokes• Archer hit 96mph and took 22 wickets in his first four TestsBen Stokes believes Jofra Archer to be the most talented fast bowler he has seen and one who can help regain the Ashes in Aus...
21:14, 2019-09-16

Ashes highlights: Watch Ben Stokes produce innings for the ages in epic England win over Australia Ben Stokes produced his second 'once-in-a-lifetime' performance of the summer as his magnificent century powered England to an unprecedented, unthinkable one-wicket victory at Headingley to keep the Ashes alive....
23:00, 2019-09-02

England chasing 398 to beat Australia in first Ashes Test: day four – as it happened England closed on 13-0 after being set a daunting target of 398 to win the first TestInjured Anderson will not bowl again in first Test 8.03pm BST Related: Steve Smith bats in space of his own, no historical comparison required | Barney Ronay 6.47p...
23:14, 2019-08-04

Ashes first Test: Australia 124-3 and lead England by 34 runs – as it happened Chris Woakes and Stuart Broad gave England a useful lead of 90 at Edgbaston before the magnificent Steve Smith led a strong Australian fightback 9.06pm BST Related: Stuart Broad rises to occasion again to give England a timely lift at the Ashes | B...
00:28, 2019-08-04

Women's Ashes: England beat Australia by 17 runs in third T20 – as it happened England produced a proud, purposeful display to deservedly beat Australia in Bristol and end a miserable series on a high 12.53am BST I’ll leave you with our match report from Bristol. Thanks for your company; please join us tomorrow for the other As...
06:56, 2019-08-01

Australia beat England in fourth Test to retain Ashes – as it happened England dug in on the final day at Old Trafford but it was not enough as Australia completed victoryReport: Australia bowl out resilient England to secure Ashes 8.48pm BST Root reacts ... Related: England’s Joe Root – ‘When you lose, it hurts. I have...
22:28, 2019-09-08

Joe Root aiming to use England's Oval victory as blueprint for Ashes success in Australia in 2022 England captain Joe Root is already training his sights on regaining The Ashes in 2022, buoyed by an series-levelling victory at The Oval he believes can act as the blueprint....
23:56, 2019-09-15

Ashes 2019: England win fifth Test by 135 runs as series is drawn – as it happened England won the Test and drew the series after bowling out Australia on the fourth day, despite a century from Matthew WadeReport: England win fifth Test but Australia keep urn 7.00pm BST And, as the skies start to darken, we’ll leave them there, th...
01:56, 2019-09-16

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day two – live! Over-by-over coverage of the second day at EdgbastonSmith enters as pantomime villain, but departs a heroAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 10.11am BST I’m watching Jason Roy taking some throwdowns out in the middle at the moment. The sun ...
11:14, 2019-08-02

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day four – live! OBO updates from the fourth day of play at HeadingleySteve Smith to play for Australia against DerbyshireAny thoughts? Email Rob Smyth. 3.44pm BST 120th over: England 311-9 (target 359; Stokes 85, Leach 0) Stokes tries to smear Pattinson out of the g...
17:00, 2019-08-25

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day of play at EdgbastonPlaying England feels like Christmas every day, says SmithAny thoughts? Email Adam or tweet @collinsadam 11.23am BST 11th over: England 20-1 (Roy 9, Root 0) Roy takes one early in the over, subjecting th...
12:28, 2019-08-05

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day four – live Updates from the fourth day of play at Lord’sJofra Archer quickly becomes England’s go-to bowlerAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 1.06pm BST 65th over: Australia 155-5 (Smith 53, Paine 22) Stokes does have a short leg in for this final over b...
14:42, 2019-08-17

Ashes 2019: England set Australia 267 to win second Test – live! Updates from the final day of play, start 12.10pm BSTAustralia’s Steve Smith ruled out with concussionCounty cricket: Kent v Essex and more – live!Any thoughts? Email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 7.25pm BST The umps have called it off, three balls early....
20:42, 2019-08-18

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day one – live! Updates from the opening day of play at the OvalThe Spin podcast, with special guest David GowerAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 9.56am BST Your reading list for this unit is, as ever, topped by Vic Marks. And he does a finer job than I of ma...
11:14, 2019-09-12

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at HeadingleyJofra Archer ‘over the moon’ after six-wicket haulAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.11am BST 2nd over: England 6-0 (Burns 1, Roy 5) Josh Hazlewood will have the uphill task with the Emer...
12:28, 2019-08-23

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at the OvalThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly emailAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 12.13pm BST 19th over: England 59-1 (Denly 26, Root 4) Lyon is straight off as well, Paine turning to Cummins to re...
13:29, 2019-09-14

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – live! Warne urges cricket to be proactive about climate crisisCounty cricket – live! Get all the latest with Tanya AldredAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 4.53pm BST 54th over: Australia 170-7 (Smith 66, Siddle 4) Siddle edges the hat-trick ball - an attempt...
17:56, 2019-09-13

Ashes 2019: England v Australia third Test, day one – live! The amazing Jofra Archer took six for 45 as Australia collapsed from 136-2 to 179 all out on a dramatic, rain-affected opening day at Headingley 7.51pm BST I’ll leave you with a match report from Headingley. I’m off to give thanks for Jofra Archer, a...
21:14, 2019-08-22

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day three – live! Updates from the third day of the first Test at EdgbastonRoot’s escape was far from freakish – bails law needs rethinkAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 10.38am BST “Good morning, Adam.” G’day, Geoff Wignall. “I’d be interested to know what si...
12:00, 2019-08-03

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day one – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Old TraffordStokes’s next challenge? Matching Botham’s 1981 follow-upAny thoughts? Email Geoff or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 1.06pm BST One more wicket and it would have been England’s session, but you’d have to sa...
14:28, 2019-09-04

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day of play at Old TraffordEngland need to survive 105 overs to keep Ashes aliveAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 5.45pm BST 85th over: England 195-8 (Overton 20, Leach 12) Tim Paine puts his around Cummins’ shoulder, and asks hi...
18:56, 2019-09-08

Ashes 2019: England chasing 359 v Australia, third Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at HeadingleyEngland capitulate with an exhausted shrugAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 3.11pm BST 22nd over: England 53-2 (Root 18, Denly 19) Root again sweeps a single round the corner off Lyon, who generously give...
16:14, 2019-08-24

Ashes 2019: England 301 all out against Australia in fourth Test, day four – live! Australia lead by 196 runs after first inningsRoy not downcast at latest failure, says BurnsAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 6.03pm BST 40th over: Australia 159-6 (lead by 355; Paine 2, Starc 1) England’s over-rate, incidentally, has been pathetic sin...
19:14, 2019-09-07

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at Old TraffordEngland’s inept afternoon conjures dark memoriesAny thoughts? Email rob.smyth@theguardian.com 4.03pm BST 43rd over: England 118-2 (Burns 59, Root 43) Starc off, Cummins on, which means some rough stuf...
17:14, 2019-09-06

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day one – live updates! Ashes updates from opening day of the series at EdgbastonClassic YouTube: memorable Ashes moments and moreAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 4.34pm BST 56th over: Australia 168-8 (Smith 67, Siddle 20) 4.33pm BST 55.5 overs: Australia 168-8 (Smith 67, S...
17:42, 2019-08-01

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at Old TraffordSmith craft dampens English hopes of fiery Archer rematchAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 11.48am BST 54th over: Australia 197-4 (Smith 79, Wade 6) Nice and calm, Wade gets through an accura...
12:56, 2019-09-05

Ashes 2019: Australia chasing 399 to beat England, fifth Test day four – live! England all out for 329 on the fourth day at the OvalEmma John: Champagne moments in summer of cricketAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 3.01pm BST 37th over: Australia 130-4 (Wade 45, Marsh 14) The hardest of chances falls, as Marsh has a...
16:14, 2019-09-15

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one start delayed – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email Rob here 3.56pm BST Hello, English friends. Hello everyone else too. I can answer one question below about who has seen the most Test ...
17:00, 2019-08-14

England vs Australia 1st Test live stream: how to watch 2019 Ashes cricket from anywhere The 1st Test of the 2019 Ashes is here and we couldn't be any more excited to see the latest chapter in the England vs Australia cricket story. These matches are always worthy of celebrating and utterly unmissable - so we've put together th...
16:00, 2019-08-01

Ashes 2019 live stream: how to watch every England vs Australia cricket Test from anywhere To cricket fans, there's nothing more exciting than a first Ashes Test. Forget your World Cups and Twenty20s - winning the Ashes is the biggest feather in a cap for any cricketer from old rivals England and Australia. Today sees the start of the...
11:42, 2019-08-06

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch 2019 Ashes cricket from anywhere As is the tradition, the 2nd Test of the Ashes is taking place at Lord's - the home of cricket. As far as spectacles go, the first encounter will take some beating. But that won't bother the players from England and Australia, who will happ...
19:56, 2019-08-14

Ashes 2019 live stream: how to watch the last England vs Australia cricket Test from anywhere If you think the last Ashes Test match is going to be a pointless dead rubber, then think again - you better believe that England and Australia will still be desperate to win at the Oval. And you can watch all of the action from the last England vs A...
23:42, 2019-09-11

Women's Ashes live stream: how to watch England vs Australia 2019 online from anywhere 2019 really is proving a feast for cricket fans. As if the Cricket World Cup wasn't enough, you also get not one, but two Ashes series! The first to come is the Women's Ashes playing out over the course of a month between England and Austra...
15:28, 2019-07-02

Ashes 2019: Rory Burns hits first Test century to put England in box seat against Australia Rory Burns had been in the nineties for more than 10 overs and on 99 for nine balls when he pushed Nathan Lyon to mid-on and just ran. He was quick enough, and a hard-earned Ashes century was his....
20:00, 2019-08-02

Ashes 2019: England chase 383 runs to beat Australia in fourth Test, day four – live! Australia need eight wickets to retain the Ashes after Steve Smith humiliated England with the bat and Pat Cummins ripped out Joe Root for a golden duck 7.07pm BST Here’s Pat Cummins “It’s coming out nicely at the moment. It was always the plan to h...
20:28, 2019-09-07

Ashes 2019: England end summer on a high as triumph at The Oval denies Australia series win Edgbaston in the World Cup, then that Lord's final, the Lord's Test, Headingley, Old Trafford, now the Oval. There has been something about Sundays in summer 2019. As England levelled the series 2-2, bringing a first drawn Ashes since 1972 and ensuri...
23:56, 2019-09-15

Ben Stokes says England must win bouncer war to level Ashes series Ben Stokes says England must weather a bouncer war if they are to level the Ashes series at Headingley, where the start was delayed by a shower on a murky morning....
16:28, 2019-08-22

England call up Archer for Ashes opener, Stokes reinstated "Quick bowler Jofra Archer received his maiden call-up to the England Test squad for the Ashes series opener against Australia while all-rounder Ben Stokes was reappointed Joe Root\u0027s vice-captain."...
11:28, 2019-07-28

England squad unchanged for fifth Ashes Test as Ben Stokes battles to be fit England have named an unchanged squad for the final Ashes Test at the Kia Oval on Thursday, but will only learn if Ben Stokes is fit to bowl over the next couple of days....
15:14, 2019-09-09

'Ben Stokes is heartbeat of this England team', says Giles prior to Ashes – video Former England cricketer and team director Ashley Giles has called Ben Stokes the 'heartbeat of this team' after the all-rounder was reinstated as vice-captain for the upcoming Ashes series against Australia.Giles also addressed fears Jofra Archer ma...
10:28, 2019-07-30

England fears over Ben Stokes fitness for rest of fourth Ashes Test Ben Stokes is a fitness concern for the remainder of the Fourth Test, with England cricket uncertain how much he will be able to bowl due to a sore shoulder....
14:57, 2019-09-06

In pictures: England hero Ben Stokes smashes historic 135 to win third Ashes Test Ben Stokes produced his second 'once-in-a-lifetime' performance of the summer as his magnificent century powered England to an unprecedented, unthinkable one-wicket victory at Headingley to keep the Ashes alive....
11:00, 2019-08-26

Ben Stokes keeps Ashes series alive as England chase down 359 to seal remarkable win Ben Stokes produced one of the greatest innings of all time to level the Ashes series at a rapturous Headingley. This ground has seen some miracles, this team has seen some miracles, Ben Stokes has seen some miracles – but none of them anything like ...
18:42, 2019-08-25

Rob Key on the Ashes: Selfless Ben Stokes could turn out to be the greatest of England's great all-rounders English cricket is so lucky to have had three Ashes-defining all-rounders across three generations and it is remarkable how Ian Botham, Andrew Flintoff and Ben Stokes are such similar cricketers, but similar characters, too....
19:00, 2019-08-27

Ben Stokes named vice-captain as Jofra Archer makes England’s Ashes squad • England announce 14-strong squad for first Test at Edgbaston• Stokes reappointed after 2017 sacking; Jack Leach misses outEngland may have one Test debutant at Edgbaston and they will certainly have a different vice-captain. The selection of Jofra ...
14:42, 2019-07-27

Ashes first Test: England 267-4 at stumps on day two – as it happened Rory Burns batted all day to make a fine maiden Test century and put England on top in a fascinating first Test at Edgbaston 9.03pm BST Related: Rory Burns says evening with 2005 Ashes winners inspired fighting century Related: England’s Jimmy Ande...
00:56, 2019-08-03

Ben Stokes guides England to thrilling victory to seal series win over Pakistan This was very nearly fileable under: another of those occasional England cock-ups. As it was, they averted a crisis and it was fileable under: another successful England chase, and another England series win. They got home by three wickets at Trent B...
22:42, 2019-05-17

Ben Stokes inspires England to sensational third Test win over Australia • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 362• Stokes hits unbeaten 135 as home side level the series at 1-1Ben Stokes steered England to a sensational Ashes Test victory by one wicket at Headingley as he struck an astonishing innings of 135 not out to hel...
20:14, 2019-08-25

Australia retain Ashes after victory at Old Trafford "Australia retained the Ashes after beating England by 185 runs at Old Trafford on Sunday to take a 2-1 lead in the series with just one test remaining."...
22:28, 2019-09-08

| England set Australia target of 399 to win Ashes England were bowled out for 329 on the fourth day of the fifth Test, setting Australia 399 to win an Ashes series away from home for the first time since 2001....
14:42, 2019-09-15

Joe Root wants England to send off Trevor Bayliss with an Ashes victory • Jason Roy left out with recalls for Sam Curran and Chris Woakes• ‘I know the direction I want to take this team,’ says RootJoe Root said the planning for England’s next Ashes tour to Australia begins right away, after dropping Jason Roy for Thursda...
00:57, 2019-09-12

Ashes 2019 overview: super Smith, sublime Stokes and a tied series – video Six and a half weeks of extreme highs and lows saw the 2019 Ashes series finish in a draw. Throughout we've seen memorable moments from superb Steve Smith hitting hundred after hundred, to Ben Stokes's incredible solo display at Headingley. An Ashes ...
21:14, 2019-09-16

England v Australia: Women's Ashes first T20 – live! Updates from the match at ChelmsfordAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 6.29pm BST The big news is that Sarah Taylor is out – a recurrence of her mental health issues meant she decided she’s not in the right headspace to play. She hasn’t lo...
20:00, 2019-07-26

England v Australia: Women's Ashes third ODI – live! Updates from the final 50-over game of the seriesAny thoughts? Email or tweet @mike_hytner 10.45am BST Confirmation of the lineups. England: Jones, Beaumont, Taylor (wicketkeeper), Sciver, Knight (captain), Wilson, Wyatt, Shrubsole, Cross, Marsh, Ecc...
11:56, 2019-07-07

England v Australia: Women's Ashes, second ODI – live! Updates from the second ODI at LeicesterMegan Schutt: don’t buy the idea Australia are hot favouritesAnd you can email Adam here or tweet him here 1.39pm BST England: Tammy Beaumont, Amy Jones (w), Heather Knight (c), Natalie Sciver, Danielle Wyatt, ...
14:42, 2019-07-04

England star Ben Stokes on ignoring personal milestones in heroic Ashes knock: 'I looked at the bigger picture' Ben Stokes said the knowledge that the Ashes would be lost if he failed inspired his extraordinary 135 not out that gave England a miracle one-wicket win, squaring the series at 1-1 with two Tests to play....
22:42, 2019-08-25

Women's Ashes Test: England v Australia – day four live! Over-by-over updates from the final day’s play in TauntonAustralia and Molineux turn the screw on EnglandEmail Geoff here or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 1.14pm BST This is terrific.In Sarah Taylor’s safe keeping between Ecclestone overs. #WomensAshes pic...
14:28, 2019-07-21

| Australia desperate to finish off England in Ashes finale Australia captain Tim Paine wants to put the "icing on the cake" with victory in the fifth Ashes Test as England scramble for a plan to dismiss the insatiable Steve Smith....
08:28, 2019-09-12

England win fifth Test to draw Ashes series but Australia keep urn • England 294 & 329; Australia 225 & 263• Australia retain urn but cannot close out series winThe defining moment – there is always one of those at this time of year – came in mid-afternoon. Up strode the noble Stuart Broad from the Pavilion End, a g...
21:56, 2019-09-15

| England in control as Australia wilt in 5th Ashes Test England seized control on the third day of the fifth Ashes Test on Saturday, building a likely match-winning lead of 382 as they look to square the series....
08:42, 2019-09-15

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, day one – live! Live updates from day one of the Test in TauntonYou can email Adam here or tweet him here 11.08am BST 1st over: Australia 0-0 (Healy 0, Bolton 0) Brunt cuts Healy in half with the first ball of the Test! A beauty, jagging back off the seam. The opene...
12:14, 2019-07-18

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, day three – live! Updates from Taunton, play starts at 11am BSTEngland hopes fade as Australia hold firm amid rainEmail Tanya or tweet @tjaldred with your thoughts 11.52am BST 145th over: Australia 379-6 (Mooney 32, Molineux 8) Will Laura Marsh get a break before Aust...
12:56, 2019-07-20

Ashes captains reflect on ‘phenomenal’ Ben Stokes and third Ashes Test – video England have won the third Ashes Test after a dramatic final day at Headingley. A sublime performance from England's Ben Stokes was the difference as he finished with an impressive 135 not out. Speaking after the match, England captain Joe Root calle...
11:56, 2019-08-26

'An all-time-classic': England celebrates Cricket World Cup victory – as it happened All the reaction, celebration and commiserations after Sunday’s incredible Cricket World Cup final• Barney Ronay: England win a World Cup and the nation was watching• Andy Bull: Lord’s the perfect venue for greatest one-day game• Match report from an...
22:00, 2019-07-15

Australia set England daunting 359 runs to win and save Ashes series "Australia were all out for 246 in their second innings on day three of the third Ashes test on Saturday, setting England 359 runs to win - a total that would be the second-highest ever run chase at Headingley - and keep alive the series."...
13:56, 2019-08-24

England bowled out for 146 as Australia win first Ashes Test to end Edgbaston hoodoo Australia took a mighty step towards retaining the Ashes – and winning a series in England for the first time since 2001 – by storming England's Fortress....
18:56, 2019-08-05

Australia chasing 178 to beat England: Women's Ashes, first ODI – live! Follow all the action from Leicester, 2pm BST startAshes eclipses World Cup at pinnacle of women’s cricketEmail michael.butler@theguardian.com | Tweet @michaelbutler18 5.27pm BST The Australian openers – Nicole Bolton and Alyssa Healy – are back out....
18:42, 2019-07-02

Lyon rips through England to hand Australia Ashes advantage "Australia spinner Nathan Lyon made light work of England\u0027s batting line-up as the hosts were bowled out for 146 in their second innings, losing the first Ashes Test by 251 runs to give the visitors a 1-0 lead in the series."...
06:00, 2019-08-06

Australia close to retaining Ashes as England wilt at Headingley "Australia closed in on a victory that will see them retain the Ashes after ending an incredible second day of the third test with a lead of 283 runs, having bowled out England for an embarrassing 67 in their first innings on Friday."...
01:56, 2019-08-24

Australia seal crushing win in first Ashes Test as England collapse Australia take 1–0 lead after 251-run win at EdgbastonEngland tormented by Nathan Lyon and Pat CumminsEngland lost the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston after a middle-order collapse on the final day saw Australia inflict a crushing 251-run defeat on the...
18:00, 2019-08-05

Women’s Ashes: Australia and Sophie Molineux turn the screw on England • Day three of four: Australia 420-8d, England 199-6• Australia spinner Molineux takes three key wicketsThree days in, the one-off Ashes Test at Taunton looks likely to end in the same way that 60% of women’s Tests have since they moved to being four...
20:28, 2019-07-20

England vs Australia 4th Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere The 2019 Ashes series has been completely turned on its head after England miraculously won the third Test from a seemingly irretrievable position at Headingley. With the series back to 1-1 and everything to play for, England head to Manchester on a ...
10:56, 2019-09-04

Australia know England team is vulnerable going into Ashes, warns Glenn McGrath As the Australia team arrived at Edgbaston on Monday, ahead of this week's Ashes opener, they found the ground's giant scoreboard mischievously unchanged from their crushing World Cup semi-final defeat to England just three weeks ago....
14:00, 2019-07-30

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere England and Australia head to Yorkshire for the 3rd Ashes Test in 2019. Having gained some momentum at Lord's, the hosts will be looking to level matters. If you've been completely bowled over (sorry!) by this cricket series, we'll tel...
13:14, 2019-08-22

Australia retain Ashes as England fightback comes up short on thrilling final day For the first time since 2001, Australia will take the Ashes back home. England were unable to bat through a thrilling final day of a fine Fourth Test, and go 2-1 down with a game to play. England can have no complaints....
21:42, 2019-09-08

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Australia really picked off in the 2nd Ashes Test at Lord's where they left off at Edgbaston. They appear to have England right where they want them...for now, at least. It's easy to keep track with the next twists and turns of the cricket ...
15:28, 2019-08-16

England unchanged for third Ashes Test while Australia wait on Steve Smith • Hosts stick with 12-man squad from Lord’s Test for Headingley• Steve Smith will require medical clearance after concussionEngland have named an unchanged squad for the third Ashes Test against Australia, which starts at Headingley on Thursday.The b...
16:14, 2019-08-19

Ashes: Australia Survive As Lord's Test Against England Ends In A Draw ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: The second Test between England and Australia ended in a draw as Australia managed to score 154/6 in the fourth innings....
01:28, 2019-08-19

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes Day 4 cricket from anywhere Wow! We did NOT expect there to be Ashes cricket today, but Joe Root's innings has brought England right back into the 3rd Test and, possibly, the series. You don't want to miss today's cricket where the result is there for the taking ...
11:56, 2019-08-25

England left needing another Ashes miracle as Australia stand on brink of retaining urn Without an effort even more special than they summoned at Headingley two Sundays ago, England will surrender the Ashes at home for the first time in 18 years tomorrow. They are left with just eight wickets to survive the final day of the Fourth Test,...
20:56, 2019-09-07

Australia retain the Ashes after England fail to save fourth Test at Old Trafford • Australia 497-8dec & 186-6dec; England 301 & 197• Tourists take 2-1 lead with one Test to playThey came in their thousands hoping for more miracles. The trouble is that this England side is starting to depend on miracles, which is rarely a fruitful...
22:28, 2019-09-08

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test: rain stops play on day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at TauntonDay one report: Perry turns screw on EnglandLanning as ruthless as Ponting or WaughEmail Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 4.51pm BST I have an update! It’s still raining. 4.27pm BST Geoff has emailed again. ...
18:28, 2019-07-19

England must sour Australia's Ashes party by drawing series, says Craig Overton Craig Overton says England must show the same character in the final Test at The Oval this week that was on display at Old Trafford on Sunday to sour Australia's Ashes party....
15:14, 2019-09-09

Steve Smith secures another century as Australia set England considerable target in first Ashes Test For three days, the first Ashes Test went back and forth, with England and Australia trading blows, but neither ever able to hammer home an emphatic advantage....
20:28, 2019-08-04

England vs South Africa: Ben Stokes stars as 2019 Cricket World Cup hosts win Oval opener by 104 runs England are off and running in their home World Cup. Not with a bang, or an outrageous struggle but with a workmanlike showing that was plenty good enough to see off South Africa by 104 runs....
03:14, 2019-05-31

Australia 16-10 Argentina: Rugby Championship 2019 – as it happened Australia 16-10 ArgentinaLealiifano makes successful return as Wallabies win sixth straight at Suncorp 12.46pm BST So a solid, if not spectacular win for the Wallabies.One of the more resolute performances defensively, with the scrum particularly str...
14:42, 2019-07-27

Australia 3-2 Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Women’s World Cup Group C updates from MontpellierSubplots abound as Matildas gear up for defining gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 7.51pm BST I’ll leave it at that. An incredibly impressive comeback from the Matildas - truly one for th...
23:42, 2019-06-13

Ashes 2019: Australia Rule Out Bouncer Battle Despite Steve Smith Blow Justin Langer insisted his side would not be sidetracked from their goal of becoming the first Australia side in 18 years to win an Ashes series in England....
07:42, 2019-08-21

Ashes 2019: Mentor Steve Waugh Returns As Australia Look To Regain Lead Steve Waugh was supposed to be with the Australian team for only the first two Tests but has been recalled following the defeat in the Headingley Test....
06:14, 2019-09-03

Ashes 2019: Jofra Archer and Sam Curran put England in charge on day two of final Test On the second day of the final Ashes Test at the Oval, England got Steve Smith out, and are therefore in charge of this Test. They end it with a lead of 78, and all 10 second innings wickets in hand....
05:00, 2019-09-14

Ashes 2019: England still alive in series as defiant Joe Root leads fightback England live to fight another day in this Ashes – much to the surprise of many. After their abject display on Friday, they toughed it out on Saturday, meaning that on Sunday they need 203 more to stay in the series. They have seven wickets with which...
02:42, 2019-08-25

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith scores 144 on Test comeback to lead Australia's recovery on day one A World Cup beforehand means the Ashes has not had the insufferable war of words and buildup of hype has been rather stilted. Well, the opening day of the 2019 series more than lived up to the hype....
22:28, 2019-08-01

England's Jofra Archer warns Australia after 'world-class' six-wicket Ashes haul Jofra Archer believes he can get even better after a dream six-wicket haul at Headingley saw England bowl Australia out for 179 on a rain-affected first day of the third Ashes Test....
23:42, 2019-08-22

Ben Stokes catch: England all-rounder makes stunning catch in 2019 Cricket World Cup opener vs South Africa Ben Stokes made an early claim for catch of the tournament as the England all-rounder made a stunning take in the 2019 Cricket World Cup opener against South Africa....
18:28, 2019-05-30

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith hits brilliant double century as Australia take control of fourth Test It was as if he had never been away. But we already knew that a spell out of the side does not affect Steve Smith's ravenous appetite runs. This time it was a double century, and a quote brilliant, that has put Australia in total control of the Fourt...
00:56, 2019-09-06

Ashes 2019: England waste glorious chance as Mitchell Marsh stars on day one of final Test There has been a sense all summer that if Pat Cummins don't get you, Josh Hazlewood will. If they don't, there's always James Pattinson or Mitchell Starc or even Peter Siddle. No real indignity to any of it, just a great battery of quicks who have ta...
20:43, 2019-09-12

First 2005 Ashes, now World Cup 2019? Trevor Bayliss tells England squad to inspire a new generation in final England's cricketers were inspired to play the game by the famous Ashes summer of 2005 — and now they have the same chance to influence the next generation when they play a home World Cup Final against New Zealand at Lord's on Sunday....
17:14, 2019-07-12

Women's Ashes 2019: England opener Tammy Beaumont fired up by 14-match winning streak England Women begin their Ashes campaign at Leicester on Tuesday on a winning streak of 14 matches that opener Tammy Beaumont is desperate to keep up....
21:42, 2019-07-01

'England fans could learn from Steve Smith!' - Australia Prime Minister slams booing of Smith after Ashes injury Australia's prime minister Scott Morrison has criticised England fans for booing Steve Smith after he was felled by a 92mph bouncer during the second Ashes Test....
14:14, 2019-08-19

Ben Stokes hopes to bowl in Ashes finale despite injury Ben Stokes will be given as long as possible to prove he can bowl in the final Ashes Test after a scan was understood to reveal a strain to his right shoulder....
14:14, 2019-09-10

Ben Stokes on Ashes hero Jack Leach: He's got serious b******* Ben Stokes hailed batting partner Jack Leach after they put on a 10th-wicket partnership of 76 to seal the most unlikely Test victory and keep the Ashes series alive....
23:00, 2019-09-02

Ben Stokes says ‘he never gave up’ in batting heroics to keep Ashes alive • All-rounder held his nerve with an unbeaten 135 to seal win• Joe Root: ‘At the minute he seems to be able to do anything’There are jaw-dropping performances in sport and then there is the one that Ben Stokes served up at Headingley on Sunday.When a...
11:56, 2019-08-26

England v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Lord’sCounty cricket – live! Follow all of the day’s actionAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.46pm BST 34th over: Australia 178-2 (Finch 96, Smith 1) Archer back into the attack immediately. I...
13:56, 2019-06-25

Spectre of Ben Stokes gives Tim Paine sleepless nights before Ashes battle • ‘Stokes is class and confident,’ says Australia’s captain • Craig Overton to give England ‘extra bounce’ in fourth TestTim Paine has admitted to having sleepless nights over Ben Stokes as the gripping battle for the Ashes resumes in Manchester on W...
23:28, 2019-09-03

Ben Stokes celebrated Ashes exploits with TV replay and fast-food • Allrounder revels in aftermath of Headingley heroics• Stokes: ‘There were quarter-pounders flying everywhere’Ben Stokes has revealed he celebrated his miraculous Ashes-saving innings at Headingley with his England teammates by visiting a McDonald’s...
20:42, 2019-08-27

Ben Stokes favourite to win BBC Sports Personality of the Year after Ashes heroics at Headingley England cricketer Ben Stokes is now the overwhelming favourite to win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award in 2019 after his stunning Ashes showing at Headingley....
18:42, 2019-08-25

| 'Unbelievable': Superhero Stokes hails breathtaking third Ashes Test triumph Ben Stokes said his remarkable century was "unbelievable" as England secured an astounding one-wicket win over Australia in the third Test at Headingley....
09:00, 2019-08-26

Fried Chicken And Chocolate Bars Fuel Ben Stokes' Ashes Fireworks Ben Stokes revealed takeaway chicken and chocolate bars had fuelled his remarkable unbeaten century that saw England to a staggering one-wicket win in the third Ashes Test....
07:00, 2019-08-26

Superb Stokes century levels Ashes series in dramatic fashion "An extraordinary 135 not out from Ben Stokes earned England an exciting one-wicket victory in the third Ashes test on Sunday to level the series against Australia at 1-1, with the home side chasing down a record target of 359 in dramatic fashion."...
04:14, 2019-08-26

Jason Roy dropped with Ben Stokes to play as batsman only in Ashes finale at The Oval Ben Stokes will play as a batsman only when England meet Australia in the final Ashes Test at the Kia Oval on Thursday, meaning Jason Roy has been dropped....
00:00, 2019-09-12

Trevor Bayliss left hoping for another Stokes-like hero to save Ashes • ‘We’ve spoken about who is going to put their hand up’• Head coach reacts to England’s perilous positionScarves with “Ben Stokes: greatest innings of all time” have been on sale outside Old Trafford during this Test and Trevor Bayliss has accepted ...
23:42, 2019-09-07

Cricket World Cup 2019: Mohammad Hafeez and Eoin Morgan on Pakistan's victory over England – video England captain Eoin Morgan has said his side let themselves down with 'really bad' fielding in their 14-run loss to Pakistan in the World Cup at Trent Bridge.Meanwhile, man of the match Mohammad Hafeez, who top-scored for Pakistan with an 84 off 62 ...
12:14, 2019-06-04

Australia v England: Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the second semi-finalThe Spin: sign up here to get our free weekly cricket emailAnd you can email Rob here with your thoughts 10.45am BST Blimey. This is extraordinary stuff. That would have been another golden duck for...
11:56, 2019-07-11

Watch: Ben Stokes Says Fried Chicken And Chocolate Bars Meal Led Spectacular Win In Ashes Ben Stokes bowled over all the cricket fans across the world with his stupendous performance in the Third Test of the Ashes series at Headingley on Sunday...
11:28, 2019-08-26

England thrash Australia to reach Cricket World Cup 2019 final vs New Zealand It is England who will face New Zealand in Sunday's Cricket World Cup final at Lord's, thus guaranteeing the tournament its sixth different winner, and first new one since 1996. As sweetly for England, Australia are out – and with a bang. Their 223 w...
07:28, 2019-07-12

England vs Australia live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere The thing we're loving about the 2019 Cricket World Cup is that there are high profile matches around every corner. And they don't come much bigger than this one - England vs Australia. In an Ashes year, this is a dress rehearsal on the big...
05:00, 2019-06-25

Australia vs England live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final from anywhere Cricket's oldest rivals are set to do battle once more at Egbaston, with a place in the 2019 Cricket World Cup final the spoils for the victor. Clear your Thursday and use TechRadar as a bible to discover how to watch it - these are your Austral...
21:42, 2019-07-10

England vs Australia prediction: Cricket World Cup 2019, live stream, TV channel, line-ups, odds, tickets One of the biggest rivalries in cricket will be reignited at Lord's on Tuesday when England meet Australia in the group stage of the Cricket World Cup....
11:14, 2019-06-24

Australia vs England, Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final: Prediction, TV and live stream, line-ups and tickets Host nation England will be looking to reach their first Cricket World Cup final since 1992 when they take on defending champions Australia at Edgbaston on Thursday....
18:14, 2019-07-07

Ben Stokes says Australia’s clean-cut image will not last long • ‘You want to stamp your authority with bat and ball’• Jofra Archer misses chance to prove fitnessBen Stokes expects Australia’s new clean-cut image to disappear once the Ashes get under way at Edgbaston on Thursday, with England’s newly restored vi...
07:14, 2019-07-31

Ben Stokes was 'too good' for Australia in 'best Test innings', admits Australia captain Tim Paine Tim Paine admitted that Ben Stokes was simply too good for Australia as the England all-rounder produced an "unbelievable" knock to secure a key victory in the third Ashes Test....
22:42, 2019-08-25

Ben Stokes: No Australia, I wasn't out with two runs required Ben Stokes' heroics would have been in vain had Australia not burnt a review trying desperately to remove Jack Leach as England closed in on the total required to seal a miraculous Ashes victory....
23:00, 2019-09-02

| Stokes is the 'Special One' for England cricket, says Botham After Ben Stokes' astonishing match-winning innings in the third Ashes Test against Australia, Ian Botham has anoited him English cricket's 'Special One'....
03:00, 2019-08-28

Ben Stokes warns Australia to expect more hostility from Jofra Archer • ‘It’s a big part of Jofra’s game … he’s a frightening talent’• Steve Smith doubtful for third Test after being hit by quickBen Stokes has warned there will be no let-up from Jofra Archer in the remainder of the Ashes series – much as with Australia...
23:00, 2019-08-19

Ben Stokes to have shoulder scan as England name unchanged squad • All-rounder’s injury could lead to reshuffle of resources• Roy, Buttler or Bairstow may lose out on a placeBen Stokes is due to undergo a scan on the shoulder injury he suffered during England’s 185-run defeat at Old Trafford. If he is unable to bo...
22:14, 2019-09-09

England cricketer Stokes nominated for New Zealander of the Year England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been nominated for New Zealander of the Year - despite helping his team defeat the Black Caps in the cricket World Cup final....
02:42, 2019-07-20

England's 'super-human' Stokes revels in ultimate vindication "Most players would have been broken by what happened at the end of the T20 World Cup final in 2016 but Ben Stokes, the bowler destroyed by West Indies\u0027 Carlos Brathwaite, is made of sterner stuff and three years on was England\u0027s one-day he...
01:14, 2019-07-15

2nd Test Live: Buttler, Stokes Look To Extend England's Lead ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 5 Live Score, Ashes 2019: Australia suffered a massive blow on Day 5 as Steve Smith was ruled out of the match due to delayed concussion....
14:28, 2019-08-18

2nd Test Live: Ben Stokes Takes England's Lead Past 200 ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 5 Live Score, Ashes 2019: England's overnight batsmen Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler took them to 157/7 at lunch on the final day....
16:28, 2019-08-18

England World Cup semi-final is biggest game of our careers, says Ben Stokes • All-rounder wants revenge for defeat by Australia at Lord’s• Stokes: ‘Beating them is that touch better than any other team’Ben Stokes wants England to secure World Cup redemption against the team they love to beat the most, having described the bo...
00:28, 2019-07-10

England's Ben Stokes Makes An Absurd Catch In Cricket World Cup Opener This year’s Cricket World Cup opened in London on Thursday, with hosts England facing off against South Africa. That’s where England all-rounder Ben Stokes made this spectacular backwards catch while running toward the boundary to dismiss batsman And...
04:00, 2019-06-01

Strauss Urges England Star Stokes To Stay Grounded After World Cup Ben Stokes scored 84 not out against New Zealand at Lord's on Sunday to force a Super Over in which he and Jos Buttler pushed England towards their first World Cup crown....
17:42, 2019-07-16

Cricket World Cup: England team react to Ben Stokes' 'catch of the century' - video Ben Stokes soaked up the plaudits after his one-handed wonder catch got England’s World Cup campaign under way with a crushing victory in which the hosts beat South Africa by 104 runs.Eoin Morgan feels excitement and relief as England open with World...
23:28, 2019-05-30

Stokes and Archer star as England beat South Africa in Cricket World Cup • England 311-8, South Africa 207• Home side open campaign with 104-run win at the OvalPrompted by a potent opening spell from Jofra Archer and some moments of magic in the field, England began their World Cup campaign with a comfortable 104‑run win ...
22:00, 2019-05-30

Women’s World Cup Victory Parade: As It Happened The U.S. women’s soccer team is being celebrated with a ticker-tape parade. Follow the route through the Canyon of Heroes, and stay tuned for updates along the way....
18:28, 2019-07-10

| Australia look to Smith for Ashes revival Australia will hope star batsman Steve Smith can inspire an Ashes revival after their stunning one-wicket loss to England in the third Test at Headingley....
23:56, 2019-08-26

| Langer defends Australia's Ashes celebrations Australia coach Justin Langer has defended his players' boisterous celebrations after retaining the Ashes following claims they mocked England spin bowler Jack Leach....
19:56, 2019-09-10

Ashes: Archer takes six to skittle Australia Jofra Archer claimed a maiden Test five-for as a late flurry of wickets saw England bowl Australia out for 179 after an otherwise frustrating, rain-filled first day of the third Ashes Test at Headingley....
00:28, 2019-08-23

| Ashes doubt for fatigued Australia opener Burns Australia opener Joe Burns has been diagnosed with fatigue and burn-out stemming from a viral infection, throwing his chances of playing in the Ashes....
12:28, 2019-06-05

Ashes, 1st Test: Smith Rescues Australia With 144 After Collapse On Day 1 Steve Smith starred on his Test comeback with an impressive knock of 144 and rescued Australia after a batting collapse on Day 1 of the first Ashes Test....
17:14, 2019-08-02

| Starc at the double as Australia press for Ashes-clinching win Australia's Mitchell Starc took two wickets, including the prize scalp of Ben Stokes, as England desperately tried to avoid following-on in the fourth Test at Old Trafford....
23:42, 2019-09-07

Buttler rallies England after Ashes collapse Jos Buttler's belligerent half-century rallies England following another familiar batting collapse on the first day of the fifth and final Ashes Test....
04:28, 2019-09-13

| England win fifth Test to square Ashes series England crushed Australia by 135 runs in the fifth and final Ashes Test to level the series at 2-2, ending their historic World Cup-winning season on a high....
22:14, 2019-09-15

Usman Khawaja dropped by Australia for fourth Ashes Test Tourists name 12 players for Old Trafford TestStarc and Siddle vie to replace PattinsonUsman Khawaja faces an uncertain future after being dropped for the fourth Ashes Test in Manchester, where Mitchell Starc and Peter Siddle are locked in a battle t...
13:28, 2019-09-03

| Root: Test defeat 'hard to take' as Australia retain Ashes Joe Root said he was "bitterly disappointed" after England slipped to defeat in the fourth Test against Australia despite a defiant effort to keep their Ashes dream alive....
00:00, 2019-09-09

Smith, Warner And Bancroft Included In Australia's Ashes Squad Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will be making a comeback into the Australian Test squad after being ousted for the infamous ban post the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa....
15:00, 2019-07-26

| Cummins strikes to leave Australia on verge of retaining Ashes Pat Cummins took two wickets in two balls, including England captain Joe Root for a golden duck, to leave Australia on the brink of retaining the Ashes at Old Trafford....
23:42, 2019-09-07

Steve Smith: Australia batsman ruled out of third Ashes Test Australia batsman Steve Smith - the leading run scorer in the 2019 Ashes - is out of the third Test after suffering a concussion in last week's second Test....
20:56, 2019-08-20

Ashes: Paine and Smith on the tied series as Australia keep the urn – video Australia have retained the Ashes after England won the fifth Test at the Oval. The star of the series was undoubtedly Steve Smith. Speaking after the final Test Australia's captain Tim Paine said that the batsman had 'an unbelievably good series' a...
01:56, 2019-09-16

Smith’s century rescues Australia on first day of Ashes despite Broad’s burst • First Test, day one: Australia 284; England 10-0• Smith’s 144 drives recovery from 122-8; Broad takes five wicketsSteve Smith is on the periphery no more. On his return to Test cricket with his side deep in the doldrums he struck his 24th Test cent...
22:00, 2019-08-01

| Smith double ton puts Australia in command of 4th Ashes Test Australia's Steve Smith took his run-spree this Ashes to a new level with a superb double century on the second day of the fourth Test against England....
06:56, 2019-09-06

"Accidental" Australia Captain Tim Paine On Verge Of Ashes Landmark If Australia avoid defeat in the 5th Test, Tim Paine will join the list of Australia captains who have led the team to an Ashes series win in England....
07:56, 2019-09-10

| Broad and Woakes spark Australia collapse in first Ashes Test Stuart Broad and Chris Woakes tore through Australia's batting line-up on the opening day of the first Ashes Test leaving the visitors struggling at tea....
18:56, 2019-08-01

| Archer misses out as England name line-up for 1st Ashes Test World Cup-winner Jofra Archer will have to wait for his Test debut after the fast bowler was left out of the England side named for the Ashes opener against Australia....
20:00, 2019-07-31

England build big lead in final Ashes test "Joe Denly\u0027s fluent 94 put England in control of the final Ashes test and the hosts moved on to 313 for eight to lead Australia by 382 runs at the close on the third day on Saturday."...
15:56, 2019-09-15

| Root wants to stay on as England captain after Ashes blow Joe Root is in no doubt he should remain as England's Test captain despite presiding over their first failure to win a home Ashes series in 18 years....
12:00, 2019-09-09

England extend lead in final Ashes test "Joe Denly led England to 88 for two as the hosts extended their lead over Australia to 157 runs at lunch on the third day to retain the upper hand in the final Ashes test on Saturday."...
15:28, 2019-09-14

| England's James Anderson in Ashes injury scare England great James Anderson was forced to leave the field with a calf injury while bowling for Lancashire in their County Championship match against Durham....
17:42, 2019-07-02

| Aussies hunt first Ashes series win in England since 2001 Australia head to the Oval hungry to win their first Ashes series in England since 2001 as the peerless Steve Smith seeks to inflict further pain on the hosts....
08:28, 2019-09-11

Joe Root ready for return to No 3 in England’s Ashes reshuffle • Captain may move up to bolster side’s top order• David Warner suffers bruised thigh in nets for AustraliaJoe Root could return to the No 3 spot for the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston to shore up England’s struggling top order. On a day in which Aust...
10:28, 2019-07-30

Jason Roy set to feature in Ashes after first England Test call-up • World Cup hero in 13-man party that will face Ireland at Lord’s• Jimmy Anderson also included despite fitness concernsJason Roy looks set to be part of England’s Ashes campaign after receiving a first Test call-up for the match against Ireland next...
16:00, 2019-07-17

England's Moeen Ali Takes Break From Cricket After Ashes Axe Moeen Ali struggled with his off-spin, taking three wickets for 172 runs across Australia's two innings, failing to take advantage of a pitch that ought to have suited him....
18:28, 2019-08-13

Joe Root relishing Ashes battle as fans get right behind England England's World Cup celebrations were intense, but short-lived. A couple of heavy nights, a meet and greet at The Kia Oval, then a trip to No10. Already, there is another epic task at hand....
15:14, 2019-07-16

Ponting: World Cup could give England Ashes boost "Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting believes England\u0027s success in their home World Cup may bode ill for Australia\u0027s hopes of retaining the Ashes."...
11:14, 2019-07-13

England’s Ashes candidates to be put to the Test by Ireland at Lord’s • Joe Root’s new-look XI includes two debutants and two spinners• Three members of the team will be playing their first home TestOn the eve of England’s first ever Test against Ireland perhaps it was fitting that the pitch, which is almost in the cen...
19:56, 2019-07-23

Cameron Bancroft set for Australia reunion with David Warner after Ashes audition Bancroft hits unbeaten 93 in pre-Ashes trial matchSquad for series in England announced on FridayCameron Bancroft has seemingly stormed into Australia’s Ashes squad with an unbeaten match-winning knock of 93 that could result in him reuniting with Da...
04:28, 2019-07-26

Report - Smith century leads Australia recovery in Ashes opener "Australia\u0027s Steve Smith struck a superb 144 on his return to the side as they recovered from 122-8 to reach 284 all out against England in the first innings of the first Ashes test before the hosts saw out two overs unscathed at Edgbaston on Th...
02:00, 2019-08-02

Australia Greats Baffled By Alex Carey Ashes Squad Omission Australia named a 17-man squad for the five-Test series against England with opener Cameron Bancroft recalled alongside Steve Smith and David Warner....
22:14, 2019-07-27

Australia have a 'clear plan' how to wrap up Ashes series, says Justin Langer Edgbaston rout of England instructive for rest of seriesReturning Steve Smith on ‘another level’ to Virat KohliThe Final Frontier tour of India in 2004. Headingley 1989. Pune 2017. It is quite right that a Test victory like this – coming back from 12...
22:28, 2019-08-06

Australia Prepared To Play Archer, Says Paine Ahead Of 2nd Ashes Test Jofra Archer impressed in the limited-overs and helped England clinch their first-ever World Cup. The Barbados-born fast bowler has now set his sights on the red-ball cricket....
18:28, 2019-08-13

'I had some luck': Australia's Steve Smith on Ashes double century – video Steve Smith said he ‘had some luck’ on his way to a double century against England at Old Trafford to put Australia in control of the fourth Ashes Test. Smith was caught on 118 but Jack Leach’s delivery was a no ball after he stepped over the crease....
19:14, 2019-09-07

England replace Moeen Ali with Jack Leach for second Ashes Test Left-arm spinner Leach named in a 12-man squad for Lord’sOlly Stone ruled out of facing Australia due to a back injuryEngland have dropped Moeen Ali for the second Ashes Test with the all-rounder to be replaced in the squad for Lord’s by the Somerset...
17:56, 2019-08-09

England name unchanged squad for final Ashes Test at the Oval • Question marks remain over the fitness of Ben Stokes• Expectation of alterations to battling line-up frustratedEngland have named an unchanged squad for this week’s final Ashes Test, resisting the temptation to draft in new blood as they look to sq...
15:42, 2019-09-09

England's Joe Root Laments "Bitterly Disappointing" Ashes Defeat World Cup winners England, set an imposing target of 398 to win, collapsed to 97/7 in the post-lunch session on the fifth and final day before being bowled out for 146....
04:00, 2019-08-06

England’s Jimmy Anderson sent for calf scan after first Ashes session • Bowler not seen in England’s attack since opening spell• Anderson passed fit despite missing Ireland Test with calf injuryJimmy Anderson has been sent for a scan on his right calf following the first session of the opening Ashes Test.The England bo...
17:42, 2019-08-01

England’s Jimmy Anderson takes two wickets in Ashes comeback bid • Seamer bowls two spells for Lancashire second XI• Anderson returns to Old Trafford for recovery sessionJimmy Anderson bowled nine overs and took two wickets for Lancashire’s second team when he began his Ashes comeback attempt on Tuesday.The Englan...
21:42, 2019-08-20

| England's Archer takes 6 wickets to boost Ashes fitness bid Jofra Archer boosted of being picked for the second Test against Australia as he took six wickets and scored a century playing for the Sussex Second XI....
21:42, 2019-08-06

| England's Anderson in Ashes fitness race after calf injury England's James Anderson has just under a month to prove his fitness for the first Ashes Test against Australia after suffering a "low-grade calf muscle tear"....
14:00, 2019-07-07

Jimmy Anderson a serious doubt for start of England’s Ashes campaign • Bowler tore calf muscle playing for Lancashire against Durham• Injury could put Jofra Archer in frame for first Test at EdgbastonJimmy Anderson, England’s record-breaking seam bowler and the spearhead of the bowling attack, is in serious danger of ...
13:56, 2019-07-07

England’s Jimmy Anderson still has hope of bowling again in first Ashes Test • Paceman managed four overs on day one before re-injuring calf• Injured Mark Wood ruled out for rest of seasonJimmy Anderson is refusing to rule out bowling in Australia’s second innings after testing his injured calf before the start of play on day...
18:00, 2019-08-02

Joe Denly confirms switch with Roy to open batting for England in Ashes • Change expected after Roy’s failures at top of order• Roy will move down to No 4 for Wednesday’s fourth TestJoe Denly has confirmed he will switch places with Jason Roy and open the batting for England in the fourth Ashes Test. The change was widel...
20:14, 2019-09-02

England focused despite Smith's withdrawal from third Ashes Test – video England coach Trevor Bayliss admitted that 'it's not going to get down to necessarily one player on either side' as Steve Smith withdrew from the third Test of the Ashes. The Australian batsman has been in outstanding form throughout the series but h...
21:42, 2019-08-20

England vs South Africa: Ben Stokes plays down wonder catch - 'I was in the wrong position!' Ben Stokes has revealed that his wonder catch during England's Cricket World Cup victory over South Africa was only a result of him being caught out of position in the first place....
03:14, 2019-05-31

Cricket World Cup: Australia beat Afghanistan by seven wickets – as it happened David Warner made 89 as the defending champions began with a comprehensive victory in Bristol 7.33pm BST Vic Marks’ match report Related: Cricket World Cup: David Warner guides Australia home against Afghanistan 7.27pm BST All told, they did it easy...
21:42, 2019-06-01

Norway beat Australia on penalties in Women's World Cup last 16 – as it happened Norway won the shootout 4-1 after a 1-1 draw, with Elise Kellond-Knight cancelling out Isabell Herlovsen’s opener before Alanna Kennedy was sent off in extra time 11.12pm BST The highly-fancied Matildas are out of the Women’s World Cup, after losing ...
09:42, 2019-06-23

Ashes: Steve Smith ruled out as Australia try to fill 'unfillable shoes' – video Australia's Steve Smith has been ruled out of Thursday's third Ashes Test following a delayed concussion inflicted by a Jofra Archer bouncer. Speaking on Tuesday, coach Justin Langer said that ‘when you take your best players out, it always has an im...
21:42, 2019-08-20

Steve Smith the difference as Australia retain Ashes, say Root and Paine – video Australia have retained the Ashes after beating England by 185 runs at Old Trafford in the fourth Test with Joe Root crediting rival batsman Steve Smith for costing the hosts the Urn. Smith, who made 211 and 82 in the match as he continued his prolif...
03:42, 2019-09-09

Steve Smith, Nathan Lyon Star As Australia Win 1st Ashes Test By 251 Runs The match was a personal triumph for Steve Smith, who in his first Test since a 12-month ban for his role in a ball-tampering scandal, scored 144 and 142....
04:00, 2019-08-06

Australia send for team mentor Steve Waugh after he missed third Ashes Test Australia have flown Steve Waugh back to England to resume his role as a "team mentor" as they look to recover from their crushing Third Ashes Test defeat at Headingley....
23:00, 2019-09-02

Joe Root on Ashes dreams, Australia's behaviour and omission of Jofra Archer – video England’s captain Joe Root insists he has confidence in the side named for the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston and believes Jofra Archer will play a part later in the series after the decision to delay the Barbados-born paceman’s introduction to the re...
17:14, 2019-07-31

England 4-0 Bulgaria: Euro 2020 qualifier – as it happened Harry Kane scored a hat-trick as England cruised to a fairly straightforward victory over a wretched Bulgaria sideRead Daniel Taylor’s match report from Wembley 7.10pm BST Gareth Southgate speaks: “I think it improved as the game went on,” he says o...
20:28, 2019-09-07

England 57-15 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened All the updates as England brutally swept Ireland aside in the Rugby World Cup warm-up at Twickenham 5.30pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your company 5.30pm BST Here’s our full write-up from Twickenham Related: Joe Cokanasiga scores twice as Eng...
19:28, 2019-08-24

Norway 2-1 England: women's international friendly – as it happened England’s patchy run of form continued as they surrendered a half-time lead with Caroline Graham Hansen grabbing a late winner to cap a fine solo display 7.26pm BST Time to wrap things up – here’s Suzanne Wrack’s report from Bergen. Thanks for joinin...
23:28, 2019-09-03

England 2-0 Denmark: women's international friendly – as it happened Nikita Parris and Jill Scott strike either side of half-time Phil Neville’s Lionesses overcome shaky start to ensure win 3.11pm BST That’s all from me. Thanks for reading! 3.10pm BST And here’s Suzanne Wrack’s match report from Banks’ Stadium: Relate...
17:28, 2019-05-25

England 5-3 Kosovo: Euro 2020 qualifier – as it happened England were poor at the back but sensational up front in a match that was wildly entertaining from the very first kick. Sancho the difference in chaotic England win 12.24am BST Sancho was impressive ... Related: Jadon Sancho’s England potency leaves...
02:28, 2019-09-11

Wales 13-6 England: Rugby World Cup warmup – as it happened Minute-by-minute report: George North’s try made the difference as Wales won in Cardiff 4.46pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your company. 4.46pm BST Paul Rees’s full match report from Cardiff is here Related: George North try helps Wales bounc...
21:42, 2019-08-17

Joe Root hails Ashes series draw, urging England on to better things • A 135-run England victory at the Oval ensures a drawn series• Root restates his desire to remain as captain for next Ashes tourJoe Root claimed to have found the blueprint for his Test side and hailed the summer as a success after England followed ...
01:56, 2019-09-16

Australian Federal Police Hilariously Troll England After Ashes Defeat Australia retained the Ashes with a win in the Manchester Test and the Australian Federal Police wasted no time to take a hilarious dig at the World Cup 2019 holders....
15:42, 2019-09-09

Mark Robinson steps down as coach of England Women after Ashes rout • Former Sussex coach guided team to 2017 World Cup victory• Assistant coach Alastair Maiden takes temporary chargeMark Robinson is to step down as the England Women’s coach after “a wonderful four years” ended with defeat in the Ashes.The 52-year-ol...
21:42, 2019-08-20

England aim to inspire youth in manner of 2005 Ashes – and share £3.2m prize • Most of squad were teenagers when England regained the urn• Paul Collingwood hoping to end run as only major trophy winnerEngland’s cricketers will share £3.2m if they emerge victorious from Sunday’s World Cup final against New Zealand. But for Tre...
23:14, 2019-07-12

Ashes: Joe Root urges England bowlers to be ‘ruthless’ against Steve Smith • ‘We’ve got to be really ruthless with it and stick to it’• Australia likely to pick Josh Hazlewood for second Ashes TestJoe Root has told England to look past Steve Smith’s twitchiness at the crease and be ruthless with their plans as they look to ...
22:00, 2019-08-13

England must prove stubborn Smith has not 'solved batting' if they are to reclaim Ashes "Crabbing around on his crease and chuntering away to himself, Steve Smith is a horrible batsmen to watch. But on a day when wickets tumbled at Edgbaston, Smith was the limpet that England just couldn’t budge."...
02:00, 2019-08-02

Joe Root digs in to give England glimmer of hope in third Ashes Test • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 156-3• England captain unbeaten but Denly departs for 50We are still here. When England were 15 for two in their seventh over with another 344 runs required for victory and 70 overs to be bowled in the day, swift e...
22:14, 2019-08-24

'The ball's in our court': Archer says heroic win may have swung Ashes England's way – video Jofra Archer believes the England cricket team have "planted a few seeds of doubt" in the minds of Australia's players with their incredible win at Headingley.Asked on Wednesday if the momentum is now with England going into the fourth Test, paceman ...
03:00, 2019-08-30

England runs rewarded with donations to Chance to Shine in fifth Ashes Test England's cricketers have an even greater incentive to beat the Aussies this week, as their runs and wickets will be rewarded with donations to charity Chance to Shine....
20:43, 2019-09-12

News Analysis: It Was Supposed to Be Australia’s Climate Change Election. What Happened? On Saturday, in a result that stunned most analysts, voters re-elected the conservative coalition that has long resisted plans to sharply cut down on carbon emissions and coal....
11:00, 2019-05-19

Australia paceman Pat Cummins backs Nathan Lyon and Tim Paine after key Ashes mistakes at Headingley Pat Cummins insists Nathan Lyon and captain Tim Paine have the complete backing of the Australia team, despite the pair's blunders allowing Ben Stokes to guide England to an astonishing series-squaring win at Headingley on Sunday....
19:00, 2019-08-27

'Steve Smith was the difference': Joe Root and Tim Paine reflect as Australia retain Ashes – video Australia have retained the Ashes after beating England by 185 runs at Old Trafford in the fourth Test with Joe Root crediting rival batsman Steve Smith for costing the hosts the Urn. Smith, who made 211 and 82 in the match as he continued his prolif...
22:28, 2019-09-08

Boyd Rankin says disastrous England Test debut should not have happened • Bowler hurt shoulder days before final Test of Ashes humiliation• Rankin says ‘dream come true’ to play for Ireland at Lord’sAs Boyd Rankin prepares to realise his dream of playing for Ireland against England at Lord’s he admits his Test debut for ...
20:28, 2019-07-22

England 45-47 New Zealand: Netball World Cup semi-final – as it happened Tracey Neville’s England were edged out 47-45 by New Zealand in an enthralling World Cup semi-final in Liverpool• Classy New Zealand hold off England to reach final 4.35pm BST Enjoy that? What a cracker. “I cannot put into words what just happened,” ...
20:28, 2019-07-20

Bank of England less gloomy about Brexit; UK 'falling into recession' - as it happened UK central bank has revised its scenarios for a disorderly Brexit, and says Britain is now better preparedLatest: Mark Carney dials back on Brexit worriesThe Key Chart: GDP still expected to slumpEarlier:UK falling into recession, survey showsComposi...
18:56, 2019-09-04

Ashes: Craig Overton replaces Chris Woakes for England in fourth Test • Somerset bowler brought straight into England team• Joe Root also confirms switch of Denly to openerEngland have made one change to their side for the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford with Craig Overton coming into the side in place of Chris Woake...
23:28, 2019-09-03

James Anderson ruled out of Ashes series as England name 13-man squad for fourth Test James Anderson's troublesome right calf has ruled him out of the remainder of the Ashes as England drafted Somerset seamer Craig Overton into a 13-man squad for the fourth Test....
16:42, 2019-08-30

England bowler Jofra Archer meets medics for Ashes fitness check England medical staff were due to assess Jofra Archer today to determine whether he is fit to play a part in the Ashes opener next Thursday at Edgbaston....
19:00, 2019-07-25

James Pattinson and Australian pace battery will give England nightmares during The Ashes Australia have brought many fearsome pace attacks to England over the years - and the one preparing for Thursday's Ashes opener at Edgbaston could mix it with the best....
17:14, 2019-07-29

Imperious Smith sets England tough task to save first Ashes Test "Steve Smith became only the fifth Australian to make two centuries in the same Ashes test as another imperious, near-perfect innings on Sunday put a blunt England attack to the sword and left them on the brink of defeat in the Ashes opener at Edgbas...
23:14, 2019-08-04

England’s pace options limited as injured Stone to miss second Ashes Test • Stone becomes third out-of-action England paceman • Stone out for a fortnight after being injured in trainingOlly Stone will miss the second Ashes Test after being ruled out for at least a fortnight with a back injury. The England pace bowler, who ...
14:56, 2019-08-07

James Anderson injury latest: England bowler could miss start of the Ashes James Anderson is a doubt for the start of the Ashes next month after it was revealed the England seamer suffered a low grade muscle tear to his right calf earlier this week....
18:14, 2019-07-07

Good news for England’s Ashes bowlers as ECB sticks with 2018 Dukes ball • New county ball will not be used in this summer’s Tests• More pronounced seam made batting difficult in 2018The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed that this year’s Tests will be played using a more bowler-friendly ball, one different to ...
18:42, 2019-05-08

PM Modi Broke News Of England's Ashes Test Win To Boris Johnson: Report British and Australian leaders briefly set aside talks on global trade, security and the environment on Monday for a spot of jovial banter about cricket after England beat Australia in dramatic......
12:42, 2019-08-26

England captain Joe Root: I must stick to my plan to get Steve Smith out in Ashes clash Joe Root has called on England's attack to be ruthless when bowling to Steve Smith and says he must be more patient as captain against the Australian batsman when the Second Ashes Test begins at Lord's tomorrow....
21:42, 2019-08-13

Watch: Women Stars Celebrate England's Ashes Test Win In Middle Of Match Sarah Taylor and Nat Sciver pumped their fists and celebrated England's Headingley Test win over Australia in the Ashes 2019 in the middle of their match....
14:14, 2019-08-26

England's Joe Root on Jofra Archer, Steve Smith and the third Ashes Test – video The England captain expects his side to 'go up another level' in the third Ashes test at Headingley. Batsman Jason Roy has passed a concussion test after being struck during a nets session, but Australia are without their star man, Steve Smith. The b...
22:00, 2019-08-21

Sam Curran wants England Test team to build on World Cup success against Ireland and in Ashes Sam Curran believes England's Test team will be inspired by their 50-over counterparts' maiden World Cup triumph when they face Ireland at Lord's next week and in the Ashes that follow....
15:28, 2019-07-18

England bowler Olly Stone ruled out of second Ashes Test with back injury England have lost another fast bowler for the Second Ashes Test after Olly Stone was ruled out for at least a fortnight with a "reoccurrence" of a back injury....
14:28, 2019-08-07

Southgate wants 1 last victory from England PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Coach Gareth Southgate wants one last victory so England can finish its impressive season on a high. After making it to the last four in the World Cup and earning some high-profile victories after that, England plays Switzerlan...
23:00, 2019-06-08

Australia's Conservatives Win Surprise Election Victory Australia’s conservative government eked out a surprise victory in national elections after voters in resource-rich districts turned against center-left opponents who had put climate change at the heart of their campaign....
21:14, 2019-05-18

Eoin Morgan hails 'superhuman' England star Ben Stokes and urges young cricket fans to follow his lead Eoin Morgan has paid tribute to World Cup final man of the match Ben Stokes, claiming he is the England player young cricket fans should grow up wanting to emulate....
02:56, 2019-07-15

Ashes heroics at Headingley can't mask need for England selectors to strike better batting balance Forty-eight hours later, the dust is starting to settle on one of England's great wins, when the folk hero Ben Stokes and the cult hero Jack Leach combined to level the Ashes....
19:00, 2019-08-27

England to rough up sandpaper pair David Warner and Steve Smith in Ashes opener England will target the returning 'sandpaper duo' Steve Smith and David Warner as Joe Root's team look to cap "a really special year to remember" when the Ashes begin at Edgbaston tomorrow....
16:00, 2019-07-31

Transport strife across England and Wales after widespread power cuts - as it happened Railways, airports and roads affected by outage across large parts of country. Follow the latest news 10.39pm BST We’re going to close down this live blog now. Here’s a summary of the evening’s events: Related: Transport chaos across England and Wale...
03:56, 2019-08-10

Australia paceman Mitchell Starc facing Ashes snub as he battles for final place in bowling attack Mitchell Starc could be a shock omission from Australia's team for the first Ashes Test here on Thursday after coach Justin Langer confirmed he would definitely play James Pattinson in his pace attack....
14:00, 2019-07-30

Australia's Conservative Government On Way To "Miracle" Election Victory Australia's Liberal-led conservative government was headed for a remarkable win at the national election early on Sunday after uncovering a narrow path to victory that twisted through urban fringes......
06:42, 2019-05-19

Australia's conservative government on course for 'miracle' election victory Australia's Liberal-led conservative government was headed for a remarkable win at the national election early on Sunday after uncovering a narrow path to victory that twisted through urban fringes and rural townships....
18:28, 2019-05-18

Australia's Labor opposition set for election victory: poll Australia's opposition Labor party is on course to win power at this weekend's national election, a widely watched poll showed on Thursday, as conservative Prime Minister Scott Morrison fails to woo voters with his promise of economic stability....
04:14, 2019-05-16

Craig Overton replaces Chris Woakes in England team for fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford England have sprung an Ashes surprise by selecting Craig Overton for a home debut in place of Chris Woakes for the fourth Test starting here on Wednesday....
02:42, 2019-09-04

Bowling worries for England ahead of Test series against Ireland and Ashes as Mark Wood is assessed Mark Wood's sore side will be the most pressing of a raft of injury concerns when England's selectors meet this week to pick their squad for the next task at hand: next Wednesday's four-day Test against Ireland at Lord's, then the Ashes that follow....
01:42, 2019-07-16

England star Jonny Bairstow will leave David Warner friendship off the field when Ashes starts England batsman Jonny Bairstow says his unlikely friendship with Australian star David Warner will be put to one side on the field when the Ashes starts this week....
11:14, 2019-07-30

England Cricket World Cup final star Ben Stokes: I told myself, 'don't try and be a hero!' England's Cricket World Cup star Ben Stokes has revealed what was going through his mind during the conclusion of Sunday's epic final against New Zealand: "Don't try and be a hero!"...
01:42, 2019-07-16

Specsavers to offer England's Jack Leach 'free glasses for life' after Ben Stokes tweet Specsavers look to have granted Ashes hero Ben Stokes' request to offer Jack Leach free glasses for life after his role in England's unlikely third Test victory at Headingley....
00:42, 2019-08-26

Sandpaper trio Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith and David Warner back in Australia Test squad for The Ashes Australia have reunited their shamed 'sandpapergate' trio of Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith and David Warner in their squad for the Ashes, which starts next Thursday at Edgbaston....
16:28, 2019-07-26

Here are the winning stocks in Australia as Morrison takes victory at the elections Bank, property and healthcare stocks jumped, pushing Australian markets to a 11-year high. Australia's Scott Morrison and the Liberal-led conservation government are poised for a surprise win at the national elections....
10:28, 2019-05-20

Jimmy Anderson injury scare for England ahead of the Ashes as Lancashire bowler is forced off with calf problem James Anderson gave England an early the Ashes 2019 scare when he left the field mid-over playing for Lancashire against Durham. England have announced that he will play no further part in the match, which still has its final day tomorrow....
19:42, 2019-07-02

Morgan scores and Naeher saves in 2-1 victory over England Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping pantomime and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over England on Tuesday night...
02:42, 2019-07-03

Morgan scores and Naeher saves in 2-1 victory over England. Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women's World Cup with a 2-1 victory over England on Tuesday night ...
02:14, 2019-07-03

Australia's ruling Coalition claims election victory in major upset Scott Morrison’s government set to hang on to power despite polls predicting his demise It was billed as the climate change election, and the climate lost.Despite enduring its hottest year on record and a series of environmental calamities that have ...
18:56, 2019-05-18

Australia’s conservative government headed for ‘miracle’ general election victory The results upended pre-election polls which predicted a Labor victory, though it is unclear whether the Scott Morrison-led coalition can govern with an outright majority....
18:00, 2019-05-18

Ireland post lowest-ever Test score at Lord's as ruthless England recover to secure Ashes warm-up win England's bowlers spared the team's blushes with a terrific performance as they dismissed Ireland for the lowest-ever Test score at Lord's, to ensure they go into next week's Ashes series on the back of a win....
16:28, 2019-07-26

Eoin Morgan says England World Cup victory would inspire the nation • ‘For us to win, around the country it would be awesome’• England injury-free going into final against New ZealandEoin Morgan has called on his England players to deliver an iconic sporting moment that inspires the nation by winning their first Worl...
19:00, 2019-07-13

Jofra Archer lives up to the hype in England T20 victory over Pakistan Two key wickets, a dead-eye run out, and speeds in the nineties. If Jofra Archer's ODI debut in Dublin on Friday – but for one superb yorker – felt a little low-key, then his T20 bow in Cardiff on Sunday lived up to the hype....
21:42, 2019-05-05

Women's World Cup: US raise the bar in gripping semifinal victory over England The United States are into the World Cup final again. Their victory over England had predictable moments of VAR-induced drama, but that shouldn't detract from a US team who set new standards every time they play....
00:42, 2019-07-03

Ben Foakes and Tom Curran lead England to victory over Ireland in ODI thriller In 2018, England began their white-ball summer with defeat to Scotland – lower ranked opposition excluded from this year's World Cup – in Edinburgh in an epic, high-scoring thriller....
00:00, 2019-05-04

Soccer: Parris and White strike to give England victory over Scotland England's Nikita Parris and Ellen White scored first-half goals as the Lionesses defeated neighbors Scotland 2-1 on Sunday to make a strong start to their women's World Cup campaign....
00:56, 2019-06-10

England make winning start to Netball World Cup with victory over Uganda Sixteen months after their dramatic win over Australia sent the profile of English netball soaring to new heights, Tracey Neville's squad made a winning start to their World Cup campaign at a packed Liverpool Arena....
05:28, 2019-07-13

Australia must improve 'really poor' use of DRS after Ashes setback at Headlingley Australia coach Justin Langer wants to see an improvement in the way they use the decision review system after Ben Stokes was given a lifeline en route to helping England level the Ashes....
23:00, 2019-09-02

Australia reach Netball World Cup final after narrow victory over South Africa in semis Australia coach Lisa Alexander denied charges of complacency after her team edged their way into the Netball World Cup final with a 55-53 win over South Africa....
14:56, 2019-07-20

Clinical Australia inspired by heroic Mitchell Starc after 86-run Cricket World Cup victory over New Zealand Usman Khawaja's dogged 88 and a five-wicket haul for Mitchell Starc steered Australia to an 86-run World Cup victory over rivals New Zealand at Lord's....
23:00, 2019-06-29

England reach semi-finals with thrilling victory over Thailand, Scotland down Wales "England came from behind three times to secure a thrilling 4-3 victory over Thailand on Saturday as they reached the semi-finals of the snooker World Cup."...
06:14, 2019-06-30

Pakistan stun hosts England with 14-run victory in thrilling Cricket World Cup clash England beat Pakistan four times in four matches over nine days just before this World Cup began. They then lived up to their status as tournament favourites by comfortably beating South Africa in the opener....
22:42, 2019-06-03

West Indies vs England: Joe Root hits century on way to comfortable eight-wicket victory It came at a cost, but this was a mighty impressive England win over the West Indies, led by Joe Root the all-rounder. With ball then bat, they were utterly clinical in winning by eight wickets. For much of the afternoon the sun even came out – a sig...
20:00, 2019-06-14

| Archer takes 6 as England bowl out Australia Jofra Archer took six wickets as England dismissed an Australia side without star batsman Steve Smith for just 179 on the first day of the third Ashes Test...
23:14, 2019-08-22

3rd Test: Root Keeps Australia At Bay, England Need 203 More Runs To Win England vs Australia 3rd Test Day 3 Highlights, Ashes 2019: England need 203 runs to win while Australia are seven wickets away from retaining the Ashes....
23:28, 2019-08-24

Australia vs England, Semi Final: When And Where To Watch England's confidence boosted after the return of Jason Roy and they played stupendous cricket, the way they began their World Cup campaign, later on....
12:56, 2019-07-10

England struggle after familiar collapse against Australia "England\u0027s batting frailties were exposed again as they wasted a solid start and laboured to 271 for eight on the first day of the final Ashes test against Australia at The Oval on Thursday."...
12:29, 2019-09-13

England make epic wins look routine as opening blitz sets up comfortable victory It says it all that the last hour or so of England's chase of 359 on Tuesday was a little dull. Thanks to Jonny Bairstow and Jason Roy's brilliant blitz, England strolled home with 31 balls and six wickets to spare. This equalled the fifth-highest ch...
12:14, 2019-05-15

| Buttler strikes back against Australia after England collapse Jos Buttler saved England's blushes by counter-attacking against Australia to lift his side to 271-8 after they collapsed on the opening day of the fifth Ashes Test....
08:42, 2019-09-13

Australia bloodied and bruised in thrilling semi with England Australia was left bruised, bloodied but unbowed during a thrilling opening to its World Cup semifinal clash against England at Edgbaston on Thursday....
17:14, 2019-07-11

England set for series defeat with Australia comfortable on sodden day • Australia 341-5 (Ellyse Perry 116)• Ashes slipping away in the rain at TauntonEngland have moved a step closer to certain defeat in the Ashes after the second day of the Taunton Test, in which rain wiped out the entire afternoon and evening session...
22:28, 2019-07-19

Liam Plunkett Warns Australia: England Are A 'Different Animal' Now Liam Plunkett warns Australia that England are a "different sort of animal" from their predecessors as they prepare for their blockbuster World Cup semi-final....
20:14, 2019-07-09

England v Australia: Cricket World Cup warmup – live! Listen to the new episode of our podcast, The SpinCricket’s coming home: Vic Marks on the World CupFear and loathing in English cricket’s fraying heartlandAnd you can email Rob here with your thoughts 10.41am BST 2nd over: Australia 5-0 (Warner 4, Fi...
11:56, 2019-05-25

Australia defeat sets up England semi-final "Prolific opener David Warner smashed a brilliant 122 but could not claim victory for Australia as they slipped to a 10-run defeat to South Africa in their Cricket World Cup clash at Old Trafford on Saturday, leaving them facing a semi-final against ...
03:56, 2019-07-07

Australia's Peter Handscomb All Set For World Cup Debut Against England Peter Handscomb was left out of Australia's initial 15-man squad after the return of Steve Smith and David Warner from year-long ball-tampering bans....
11:14, 2019-07-10

England the ‘benchmark’ in one-day cricket, says Australia’s Justin Langer • Coach Langer: ‘England are going to be really hard to beat’• Australia’s Peter Handscomb in for World Cup semi-finalJustin Langer, the Australia head coach, has lavished England with praise before their World Cup semi-final, describing them as the ...
00:28, 2019-07-10

Netherlands imitation game is flattering but victory must be England's goal in Uefa Nations League It is a measure of the progress Gareth Southgate has made that Thursday's UEFA Nations League semi-finalists viewed England as a template to follow in their own resurgence....
13:42, 2019-06-06

Australia's conservative coalition scores stunning political victory in general election, defies polls forecasting loss Australia’s ruling conservative coalition defied polls and scored a stunning political victory in the country’s general election on Saturday, with the main opposition party officially conceding the defeat....
18:28, 2019-05-18

England v Australia eclipses World Cup at pinnacle of women’s cricket • Ashes series consists of three T20s, three ODIs and one Test• Australia begin their defence in first ODI at Leicester on TuesdayThe last time England women won the Ashes was in 2014: Charlotte Edwards was still the captain, neither side were profes...
20:14, 2019-07-01

Joe Root’s England fired up to burst through ‘huge hole’ in Australia • England aim to capitalise on Steve Smith’s enforced absence • Jofra Archer to spearhead bid to square Ashes in third TestJoe Root believes England are ready to pounce on the absence of Steve Smith and heap more pressure on Australia using the fast ...
22:00, 2019-08-21

England’s Jofra Archer to put Smith friendship to one side against Australia • Archer played with Australia’s Steve Smith in the IPL• Jason Roy may well return from hamstring injuryJofra Archer has said he will put his friendship with Australia’s Steve Smith on hold when England attempt to get their World Cup campaign back in...
23:42, 2019-06-23

England’s Jason Roy ruled out of Cricket World Cup match against Australia • Opener has not recovered from hamstring injury• Roy hopes to be fit for India match on SundayJason Roy has been ruled out of Tuesday’s World Cup match against Australia at Lord’s. Related: Bangladesh v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! C...
13:14, 2019-06-24

Australia "Outplayed" By England In World Cup Semi-Final, Says Finch Despite winning the toss and batting first, Australia were humbled as they collapsed to 223 all out before allowing England to sweep to victory in just 32.1 overs....
20:14, 2019-07-11

Steve Smith Hundred Sets Up Australia Warm-Up Win Over England A target of 298 proved just beyond England, without four first-choice players including captain Eoin Morgan and fellow batsman Joe Root, as the World Cup hosts and favourites were dismissed for 285......
23:00, 2019-05-25

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years, England take bronze "New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years."...
06:56, 2019-07-22

England Lionesses lose on the pitch but victory for women's football brings watershed moment closer than ever Phil Neville had promised that losing this semi-final would 'mean nothing' to him but, when he is finally able to reflect on an agonising defeat, the England manager will feel differently....
00:00, 2019-07-03

England netball team maintain winning momentum against Scotland but Layla Guscoth injury sours victory England's comprehensive win over Scotland at the Netball World Cup may have come at a price with fears that influential defender Layla Guscoth could be ruled out for the rest of the tournament....
19:28, 2019-07-13

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith, Records And Milestones Steve Smith's peerless run in the Ashes 2019 not only turned the English fans' boos into standing ovation but helped him achieve many records and milestones....
21:14, 2019-09-16

Remnant: From the Ashes Is Quickly Becoming One Of My Favorite Games Of 2019 When I first saw a streamer playing Remnant: From the Ashes, I rolled my eyes. Boiled down to the most reductive pitch, it’s Dark Souls but with guns. So what? It looked like a knock-off. But now that I’ve played it, I can say that Remnant is one of ...
22:00, 2019-08-22

Ashes debutant Jofra Archer says Justin Langer has 'another thing coming' amid plans to wear down England star England paceman Jofra Archer insists he is ready to rise to the challenge of Test cricket and warned Australia coach Justin Langer "has another thing coming" if he thinks otherwise....
06:42, 2019-08-13

Who Won and What Happened at the 2019 Tony Awards “Hadestown” won eight prizes, including best musical. And Ali Stroker became the first wheelchair user to receive a Tony, for her role in “Oklahoma!”...
14:28, 2019-06-10

IFA 2019 news, reviews and everything that happened It's now day three of IFA, and multiple brands are currently spewing out all manner of announcements about the latest tech we can expect. It's also the first 'official' day of the show, which means the general public can get in......
21:14, 2019-09-06

England hope to find spirit of Headingley but Australia's Smith confident "England somehow need to produce a second \u0027miracle\u0027 if they are to avoid Australia retaining the Ashes with victory in the fourth test at Old Trafford."...
02:00, 2019-09-08

Australia crush England by 64 runs to reach World Cup semi-finals "Australia ruthlessly demolished England by 64 runs at Lord\u0027s on Tuesday to march into the Cricket World Cup semi-finals and put the hosts in serious danger of failing to make the last four."...
01:14, 2019-06-26

Steve Smith causes problems for England again as Australia open up lead of 34 at Edgbaston A thrilling Test produced a third day of twists and turns at Edgbaston and, at its end, the state of play is similar to the start: you would rather be sat in England's dressing room, but not by much....
20:28, 2019-08-03

Steve Smith stands firm again as Australia establish lead against England • First Test, day three: Australia 284 & 124-3; England 374• Smith unbeaten on 46 and looking ominousYet again Steve Smith is the obstacle driving the English to distraction. While he is still at the crease nothing can be guaranteed. In front of anot...
23:42, 2019-08-03

Eoin Morgan orders England to ‘front up’ for Australia after Sri Lanka defeat • Morgan: ‘When we get beaten we tend to come back strong’• Jos Buttler praised ‘fantastic’ four-wicket display by MalingaEoin Morgan ordered his players to front up against Australia at Lord’s on Tuesday and learn lessons quickly following the shock...
02:56, 2019-06-22

England’s Jofra Archer ready to return fire following Australia blitz • Bowler on revenge mission after Ashes bouncer barrage• Archer ‘looking forward to getting his own back’Jofra Archer is one day into his Test career but already on a revenge mission after a bouncer barrage from Australia left England’s batsmen reeli...
23:56, 2019-08-15

Australia deliver hammer blow to England’s Cricket World Cup hopes • Australia 285-7, England 221• Home side could miss semi-finals after Lord’s batting collapseEngland’s hopes of qualifying for the Cricket World Cup semi-finals were dealt a blow with defeat against Australia at Lord’s.Australia batted first after l...
20:00, 2019-06-25

England thrash Australia to reach their fourth Cricket World Cup final • England hammer Australia by eight wickets• Australia reduced to 14-3 at one point as England dominate• Latest reaction as England go into Cricket World Cup finalEngland’s passage to the World Cup final was faintly ridiculous. Semi‑finals are suppos...
21:42, 2019-07-11

New England Revolution 0 Chelsea 3: Ruben Loftus-Cheek injury casts shadow over Blues' easy victory Ross Barkley scored twice as Chelsea eased past New England Revolution at the Gillette Stadium but the occasion was marred by an injury to Ruben Loftus-Cheek....
04:42, 2019-05-16

Evo 2019 fighting game tournament – as it happened Bonchan wins Street Fighter V 3:2Pakistan’s Arslan Ash takes the Tekken 7 championship 3:2MKLeo makes a comeback from loser’s bracket to win Smash Ultimate 3:0 6.19am BST MKLeo holds the crystal trophy aloft and we bid farewell to Evo 2019, James Che...
17:42, 2019-08-06

What in the world happened at the 2019 Kentucky Derby? In the 145-year history of the Kentucky Derby, Saturday's result was a first. What happened, why was the apparent winner disqualified and what were the stakes?...
09:00, 2019-05-05

USA 2-0 Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened USA will play Spain; Sweden to face CanadaHope Solo: why I called Sweden cowardsFull match report: Solid USA set up date with Spain 10.13pm BST And our own Caitlin Murray was at the stadium tonight. You can read her full report below. Thanks for all ...
00:56, 2019-06-21

England vs Australia: Steve Smith turns jeers to cheers with fine century Australia's Steve Smith was greeted by a mixture of boos and polite applause as he marked his comeback appearance against England with a fine century in the World Cup warm-up match at the Ageas Bowl....
19:28, 2019-05-25

England vs Australia: Cricket World Cup hosts suffer injury scares in warm-up England's Cricket World Cup warm-up against Australia got off to a concerning start, with pacemen Mark Wood and Jofra Archer suffering injury scares and assistant coach Paul Collingwood forced into action as an emergency fielder....
15:14, 2019-05-25

Joe Root: Australia hold no fear for England ahead of World Cup semi-final Joe Root says there is no "fear factor" attached to playing Australia, despite England losing to them in their World Cup group match a fortnight ago and in a pre-tournament warm-up fixture....
17:42, 2019-07-09

Eoin Morgan challenges England to approach New Zealand final with the same joy that saw them thrash Australia England captain Eoin Morgan says his players "loved every ball" of their sensational World Cup semi-final win over Australia, and called on them to embrace Sunday's final in similar fashion....
07:28, 2019-07-12

Cricket World Cup: England happier to play Australia than India, says Michael Vaughan Former captain Michael Vaughan says England will be happier to play Australia rather than India in the World Cup semi-final and should go on to win the tournament....
16:28, 2019-07-09

Australia bare feet and souls as World Cup semi-final with England looms • Justin Langer’s squad ‘pour hearts out’ in team-building session• Handscomb may replace Khawaja; Woakes and Roy set to playIf defeat by South Africa brought Australia down to earth then their coach, Justin Langer, appears keen they remain there, ha...
22:56, 2019-07-08

McGrath Names England, India Favourites, Backs Australia To Reach Final Other than England, Glenn McGrath named India as one of the toughest teams to beat but took confidence from Australia's recent ODI form and backed them to reach the final....
19:28, 2019-05-27

England cult hero Jack Leach on his fine Ashes support act: 'I thought I'd be watching at home!' When the tale of England's extraordinary Third Test win and Second Headingley Miracle is told by so many in years to come, one of Ben Stokes's support acts will be remembered above all....
19:00, 2019-08-27

Ashes 2019: captains on Steve Smith and drawn second Test – video After it looked like England were closing on their first win of the series, a fine 59 from Australia's substitute Marnus Labuschagne saw the sides draw the second Test. Labuschagne was brought in for Steve Smith who was ruled out of the final day wit...
16:14, 2019-08-19

Sweden 1-0 Canada: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened! Stine Blackstenius’s goal and Hedvig Lindahl’s penalty save earned Sweden victory over Canada and a quarter-final against Germany 10.11pm BST That’s all from me. The second half was excellent fun. We’ll forget about the first, shall we? Bye! 10.09pm ...
00:00, 2019-06-25

IFA 2019: everything that happened at Europe's biggest tech show As the sun sets on IFA 2019, the TechRadar team is recovering from the frantic nature of Europe's biggest tech show – and now that the show is winding down, our intrepid reporters have gathered a bevy of news, reviews, and analysis to sin...
14:56, 2019-09-09

Egypt v Zimbabwe: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – as it happened Trezeguet’s goal gives hosts winning start 10.57pm BST Mission accomplished for the hosts. They started this match with real vibrancy but soon ran out of ideas against a well organised and very tidy Zimbabwe side. Both teams lacked sharpness up front...
02:56, 2019-06-22

St Helens 4-18 Warrington: Challenge Cup final 2019 – as it happened Wolves upset Saints with faultless performance at WembleyDaryl Clark scores game-winning try in man of the match display 5.19pm BST With that, I think it is time to wrap up our Challenge Cup final coverage. Thanks for following it with me and congrat...
19:28, 2019-08-24

Cameroon 0-0 Ghana: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – as it happened There were no goals exchanged as Cameroon and Ghana maintained their unbeaten records in the Africa Cup of Nations 7.51pm BST Cameroon probably just edged it but, in truth, it was not a very good game at all. Thanks for joining me. 7.47pm BST 90 min...
01:56, 2019-06-30

Women's British Open 2019: third round – as it happened Ashleigh Buhai led by five at one point, but Japanese sensation Hinako Shibuno came back in 30 to take a two-shot advantage into the final roundWomen’s British Open – official leaderboard! 8.07pm BST Related: Shibuno leads Women’s British Open on ma...
00:28, 2019-08-04

Solheim Cup 2019: Europe pip USA in dramatic finale – as it happened Europe snatched victory from the USA’s hands with a sensational late rally staged by the relentless Bronte Law and the evergreen Suzann PettersenThe official scoreboard 6.22pm BST Congratulations to Europe, then, as they lift the Solheim Cup - their ...
21:56, 2019-09-15

Women's British Open 2019: first round – as it happened Ashleigh Buhai is the surprise leader at Woburn after a fine opening round of 65Women’s British Open official leaderboard 6.01pm BST And with that, the television coverage is brought to a close. No more live pictures. Bah. So that’s how we leave thin...
22:00, 2019-08-01

US Open 2019: Gauff through, Edmund and Thiem out – as it happened Coco Gauff stormed back from a set down to beat Anastasia Potapova while a series of men’s seeds crashed out on day two at Flushing Meadows 12.45am BST That’s all for our day session coverage. Thanks as always for following along and be sure to check...
03:00, 2019-08-28

Chile 0-2 Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Netherlands pounce at the last to break New Zealand heartsWomen’s World Cup team guides: Sweden and Chile 7.46pm BST With that, I bid you adieu. I’ll be back later in the Cup. For now, I’m off to vote, and I’ll probably miss two U.S. goals. C’est la ...
21:14, 2019-06-11

Women's British Open 2019: second round – as it happened Ashleigh Buhai takes a three-shot lead over the exciting prodigy Hinako Shibuno into the weekend, as Bronte Law, Charley Hull and defending champion Georgia Hall lead the home charge 9.04pm BST Related: Bronte Law and Georgia Hall join English run o...
00:56, 2019-08-03

Anthony Van Dyck wins the 2019 Derby – as it happened Trainer Aidan O’Brien entered the record books with his seventh Derby win as Seamie Heffernan led the 13-2 chance home 7.32pm BST Related: Seamie Heffernan, the quiet man of Ballydoyle, gets his Derby reward | Chris Cook 6.12pm BST Related: Anthon...
21:42, 2019-06-01

Germany 1-0 Spain: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened A first-half goal from Sara Däbritz gave Germany victory over an impressive Spain side and took them to the verge of the knockout roundsReport: Germany close on knockout stages after win 8.12pm BST Here is the report ... Related: Sara Däbritz bundles...
21:56, 2019-06-12

Eoin Morgan insists England are still in control of their World Cup fate after damaging Australia defeat Eoin Morgan believes England's chances of reaching the semi-finals of this summer's Cricket World Cup are 'still strong', despite succumbing to a third loss of the tournament....
21:28, 2019-06-25

England opener Jason Roy could be back against Australia while captain Eoin Morgan nears return England hope to have their injured pair Jason Roy and Eoin Morgan available for the business end of the Cricket World Cup — and the captain could still face Afghanistan at Old Trafford on Tuesday....
15:42, 2019-06-17

England vs Australia: World Cup hosts' hopes hinge on stopping Mitchell Starc In a World Cup memorable for its quality fast bowling, one quick has stood above the rest. To make Sunday's final, England have no choice but to overcome the venomous Mitchell Starc....
17:42, 2019-07-09

US Open 2019: Djokovic and Venus Williams through, Kerber out on day one – as it happened Konta though but wobble shows a lingering weakness 10.02pm BST The blog is going to finish here. There were wins for Johanna Konta, Novak Djokovic and Venus Williams, but Angelique Kerber crashed out. Thanks for reading. Bye. 9.46pm BST Related: Sa...
23:56, 2019-08-26

Mali 0-1 Ivory Coast: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 last 16 – as it happened Wilfried Zaha’s second-half goal was enough to earn an underwhelming Ivory Coast victory over Mali and a quarter-final against Algeria 7.23pm BST Related: Africa Cup of Nations: Wilfried Zaha fires Ivory Coast past wasteful Mali 7.07pm BST That’s a...
22:56, 2019-07-08

US Open 2019: Federer, Williams, Konta and Barty win – as it happened Roger Federer flew past Dan Evans 6-2, 6-2, 6-1 before angrily denying influencing the schedule, while Serena Williams, Johanna Konta and Ashleigh Barty all posted straight-sets wins 11.31pm BST That’s it from the blog for today, thanks for your comp...
01:28, 2019-08-31

Bledisloe Cup 2019: Wallabies 47-26 All Blacks, Rugby Championship – as it happened Australia 47-26 New Zealand in first Bledisloe Cup Test in PerthWallabies now face daunting trip to Eden Park to secure series 1.58pm BST Related: Against all odds: Wallabies restore pride against All Blacks 1.18pm BST So, first things first. It’s ...
15:28, 2019-08-10

England vs Australia: Regaining respect will take time for David Warner and Steve Smith, says Ricky Ponting David Warner and Steve Smith still have work to do before regaining the respect of the cricketing public, former Australia captain Ricky Ponting warned....
13:14, 2019-06-25

US Open 2019: Medvedev beats Wawrinka, Konta crashed out – as it happened A half-fit Daniil Medvedev brilliantly trounced Stan Wawrinka, after Jo Konta was knocked out of the tournament amid a deluge of unforced errors 11.13pm BST Related: Johanna Konta teases Elina Svitolina but errors end US Open dream Related: Daniil ...
02:42, 2019-09-04

Hinako Shibuno wins the 2019 Women's British Open - as it happened Hinako Shibuno came back in 31 strokes, making birdie at the last to deny Lizette Salas after a classic final round 7.20pm BST So after four magical days at Woburn, a fantastic Women’s British Open comes to a close. Hinako Shibuno lands a major at th...
20:56, 2019-08-04

Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties to win the Uefa Super Cup 2019 – as it happened Adrian saved Tammy Abraham’s spot-kick to ensure that Liverpool picked up another European trophy in Istanbul 11.13pm BST Here’s Daniel Taylor’s match report. Related: Liverpool sink Chelsea to lift Super Cup thanks to Adrián shootout save 10.59pm ...
02:14, 2019-08-15

Cricket World Cup 2019: New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets – as it happened! Sri Lanka 136 all out; NZ 137-0 | World Cup tableAustralia v Afghanistan live! | The Spin podcast 4.11pm BST And finally, here’s our match report from Liam Napier in Cardiff. 3.06pm BST Matt Henry, collecting his award, gives a genial interview, han...
21:42, 2019-06-01

Transfer news live! Premier League deadline day 2019 - as it happened Bruce relishes return of Newcastle ‘local hero’ CarrollSpurs sign Lo Celso and Sessegnon but miss out on DybalaTransfer window interactive | Ten astute top-flight signings 7.10pm BST Ok, we are going to leave this right here. Those deals for Luiz, Iw...
07:42, 2019-08-09

Bledisloe Cup 2019: All Blacks 36-0 Wallabies Eden Park decider – as it happened New Zealand 36-0 AustraliaAll Blacks retain Bledisloe Cup for 17th consecutive year 12.33pm BST Related: All Blacks deliver Bledisloe pain with 36-point whitewash of Wallabies 10.53am BST If you’re just waking up in the Northern Hemisphere, be afra...
17:00, 2019-08-17

Barcelona vs Valencia LIVE: LaLiga 2019-20 football as it happened at the Camp Nou Barcelona's 16-year-old forward Ansu Fati continued his explosive start to life in the first team by scoring and providing an assist as the LaLiga champions thrashed Valencia 5-2 on Saturday....
23:42, 2019-09-14

Miss USA 2019 explains what happened during the swimsuit competition, reacts to Kim Kardashian studying law Cheslie Kryst, a North Carolina lawyer who represents some prison inmates for free, was inspired by her mother, Mrs. North Carolina 2002, to pursue the pageant world....
11:14, 2019-05-11

US Open 2019: Nadal defeats Chung, Wozniacki beaten by Andreescu – as it happened Wozniacki knocked out by AndreescuNadal and Zverev through 11.14pm BST It was an intriguing tie-break, which saw Zverev double fault but he did fight back to move into a 4-2 lead. The German got the job done in the end but he will not forget this mat...
11:56, 2019-09-01

US Open 2019: Barty exits, Konta comeback win, Serena Williams through – as it happened Roger Federer and Serena Williams both made easy progress to the quarter-finals on the day Johanna Konta staged a fightback to get through 9.09pm BST And that’s that from our live blog today. There will be a report to follow on Serena’s win. Thanks f...
01:00, 2019-09-02

US Open 2019: Daniil Medvedev beats Stan Wawrinka in quarter-final – as it happened A half-fit Daniil Medvedev brilliantly trounced Stan Wawrinka, after Jo Konta was knocked out of the tournament amid a deluge of unforced errors 10.24pm BST There’ll be no more senior singles matches until Serena Williams plays her quarter-final agai...
23:28, 2019-09-03

US Open 2019: Gauff, Kyrgios, Evans and Konta progress, Halep loses – as it happened Kyrgios comes out firing before easing past HoangKonta happy with finally overcoming GasparyanEvans to face Federer after beating Pouille 3.04am BST And that just about wraps things up for today. Stay tuned for a full report on Coco Gauff’s progressi...
06:42, 2019-08-30

US Open 2019: Schwartzman beats Zverev, defending champion Osaka loses and more – as it happened Naomi Osaka suffers a shock defeat to Belinda Bencic while Donna Vekic overcomes Julia Goerges in a thrilling tussle at Flushing Meadows 10.23pm BST But I’ll wrap it up there – Nadal and Cilic are on later, and we’ve a report on Osaka’s shock defeat ...
23:56, 2019-09-02

"What Happened, Happened": Sam Pitroda Says As BJP Cites Anti-Sikh Riots Congress's Sam Pitroda, who is in charge of the party's overseas units, today brushed off the BJP's suggestion that the 1984 anti-Sikh riots took place on the orders of former Prime Minister Rajiv......
00:56, 2019-05-10

Napoli vs Barcelona LIVE: La Liga-Serie A Cup 2019 football as it happened – Spanish champions win 2-1 in Miami Goals from Sergio Busquets and Ivan Rakitic saw Barcelona edge out Napoli in an entertaining encounter in Miami in the first leg of the La Liga-Serie A Cup on Wednesday night....
06:56, 2019-08-08

Home Run Derby 2019 as it happened: Pete Alonso outlasts Vladimir Guerrero Jr. in all-rookie final In one of the wildest Home Run Derbies of all time, Pete Alonso beat out fellow rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to win the crown.       ...
12:28, 2019-07-09

US Open 2019 first round: Nick Kyrgios beats Steve Johnson in straight sets – as it happened Kyrgios wins 6-3, 7-6 (7-1), 6-4 in late-night matchAustralian to meet Antoine Hoang in round two 6.23am BST So, Kyrgios moves on after a relatively straight-forward assignment against Johnson. He’ll be pleased with his service game, for sure, as he ...
16:14, 2019-08-28

Election Results 2019: KCR Congratulates PM Modi On NDA victory Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the landslide electoral victory....
13:14, 2019-05-23

Draghi's dovish talk steers his successor toward a new era of stimulus Investors in Europe are likely to receive more clues this week on who will replace Mario Draghi, just days after the European Central Bank president signaled that more accommodative policy could be on the way....
19:42, 2019-06-19

Black Mirror steers into a skid, with mixed results Possibly the most famous joke ever told about Black Mirror comes from Daniel Mallory Ortberg: “what if phones but too much.” It’s part of a larger piece skewering the show, but that one phrase in particular caught on. It summed up so much of what peo...
00:56, 2019-06-06

Venezuela steers away from politics before Copa América game RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Venezuela coach Rafael Dudamel almost left his job for political reasons after his team beat Argentina 3-1 in March in a friendly game in Madrid. One day before he faces Lionel Messi again — this time in the quarterfinals of the...
04:14, 2019-06-28

How China, Branded a Currency Manipulator, Steers the Yuan The U.S. Treasury has labeled China a currency manipulator. This escalation in the U.S.-China trade war has rattled global markets, and investors are wondering how much further Beijing will let the yuan fall. Here’s a look at how China’s hybrid finan...
13:14, 2019-08-06

Halep steers steady path into Wimbledon semis Former world number one Simona Halep reached her second Wimbledon semi-final on Tuesday after overcoming an early onslaught to deliver another textbook example of matchplay tennis and dispatch China's unseeded Zhang Shuai 7-6(4) 6-1....
16:28, 2019-07-09

Athletic Bilbao 1-0 Barcelona LIVE: La Liga 2019-20 football as it happened - Aduriz stunner sinks Barca ​Aritz Aduriz scored an incredible late winner as Barcelona began their LaLiga title defence with a frustrating 1-0 defeat to Athletic Bilbao at San Mames....
04:42, 2019-08-17

Sensex Surges Over 600 Points After BJP's Landslide Victory In 2019 Polls The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Index staged a sharp upmove a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Aliance (NDA) won an overwhelming majority in the recently concluded......
18:00, 2019-05-24

UK's Johnson steers lawmakers away from early general election: lawmaker Incoming British prime minister Boris Johnson has told members of the governing Conservative Party in parliament that he does not want to hold an early general election, senior lawmaker Nicky Morgan said on Tuesday....
19:00, 2019-07-23

In Comeback, Macron Steers Straight for Fresh Clash With Streets French President Emmanuel Macron, having abandoned his top-down governing style and seeing his popularity rise, proposes overhauling the country’s pension system, long regarded as a third-rail of French politics....
03:28, 2019-09-17

Napoli 0-4 Barcelona: La Liga-Serie A Cup 2019 LIVE as it happened – Luis Suarez on double & Antoine Griezmann off mark Barcelona thrashed Napoli 4-0 in Ann Arbor on Saturday night as Luis Suarez struck twice, Antoine Griezmann netted his first for the club and Ousmane Dembele scored in an emphatic victory....
04:42, 2019-08-11

'Out of sight': White House reportedly steers USS John McCain away from Trump Officials wanted ship bearing the name of Trump’s nemesis blocked from view during president’s trip to Japan The White House made it clear that Donald Trump was not to catch sight of a warship named after his Republican nemesis, the late Arizona sena...
12:42, 2019-05-30

Christina Crawford’s ‘Mommie Dearest’ musical steers clear of camp It seems a given that “Mommie Dearest: The Musical” would depict Joan Crawford screeching “No more wire hangers, ever!” But the show playing Birdland on Monday isn’t big on histrionics. “This is not just a fun-and-games musical,” says Christina Crawf...
22:42, 2019-06-06

Halep steers steady path past Zhang into Wimbledon semis Former world number one Simona Halep reached her second Wimbledon semi-final after overcoming an early onslaught to deliver another textbook example of matchplay tennis and dispatch China's unseeded Zhang Shuai 7-6(4) 6-1 on Tuesday....
18:28, 2019-07-09

What's new on Netflix Australia for September 2019 As the number of shows and movies available to stream in Australia continues to grow at an impressive rate, it can be tough to keep up with all the new additions to each streaming service each month.We've all come to anticipate a new stable of N...
09:56, 2019-09-10

What's new on Netflix Australia for August 2019 As the number of shows and movies available to stream in Australia continues to grow at an impressive rate, it can be tough to keep up with all the new additions to each streaming service each month.We've all come to anticipate a new stable of N...
11:14, 2019-08-01

Best cheap smartphones in Australia for 2019 UPDATE: Motorola's Moto G7 and Moto G7 Plus have both landed on our list of the best cheap smartphones in Australia for 2019. Read on to find out where they placed and what they have to offer! While handsets like the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, ...
11:00, 2019-07-18

The best cheap 4K TV deals in Australia for May 2019 With so many great 4K televisions to choose from, making a decision about which one to purchase for your family may very well come down to price. A good cheap 4K TV deal can be hard to refuse, and these days there are more great TVs at even better pr...
08:28, 2019-05-10

What's new on Netflix Australia for June 2019 As the number of shows and movies available to stream in Australia continues to grow at an impressive rate, it can be tough to keep up with all the new additions to each streaming service each month.We've all come to anticipate a new stable of N...
09:14, 2019-05-28

AFCON 2019 roundup: Morocco grab last-gasp victory, Senegal win opener Morocco and Senegal both opened their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations campaigns with victories. Morocco left it very late against Namibia, while Sadio Mane-less Senegal were more comfortable winners against Tanzania....
02:00, 2019-06-24

Stormzy at Glastonbury 2019 review – a glorious victory lap for black British culture Pyramid StageNot only is this headline performance a show of supreme talent, it also underlines how Stormzy’s talent and charisma has pushed forward UK rapThe notion of Stormzy headlining the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury is an intriguing one. On the ...
09:42, 2019-06-29

Storm reprieve: Humberto steers clear of beleaguered Bahamas, develops into hurricane Residents and rescue workers breathe sigh of relief; Florida coast also appears to be in the clear from impacts of Hurricane Humberto.        ...
07:56, 2019-09-16

Valentina Giacinti steers Italy into quarter-finals as China brushed asides Italy’s manager, Milena Bertolini, was asked how she intended to celebrate her 53rd birthday on Monday. “We want to move forward from the round of 16,” she answered without hesitation. “This would be the most wonderful birthday present. We have worke...
21:56, 2019-06-25

The best PS4 Pro prices, bundles and sales in Australia (May 2019) Sony beat Microsoft to the punch with its new 4K gaming system, the PS4 Pro, and you should definitely grab one.Here you'll find the best prices around on the PlayStation 4 Pro console and any bundle deals available so you can score Sony's ...
10:00, 2019-05-22

Australia's economy may see a 'significant slowdown' in 2019 Katrina Ell of Moody's Analytics says weakness in the Australian economy is coming from a few different fronts, including the consumption sector. However, she also says that modest house price growth could return to Sydney and Melbourne toward t...
17:14, 2019-07-09

Best Android phones in Australia: the top handsets to buy in 2019 UPDATE: The Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus and Huawei P30 Pro have both been added to our list of the best Android phones in Australia! Read on to find out where they placed! Apple may have kick-started the smartphone revolution when it launched its very f...
10:00, 2019-05-01

Australia 2019 Election Live Updates: What to Look For Voters face a momentous choice: keep the conservative coalition in power after six years, or hand the government to the center-left Labor opposition. The result could have major implications for policy on climate change, China, immigration and the ec...
02:00, 2019-05-18

REFILE-Australia's FAR Ltd see ruling on SNE arbitration by 2019 end Australian oil and gas explorer FAR Ltd on Wednesday said that a tribunal ruling is expected by the end of 2019 for its arbitration with Woodside Petroleum Ltd over Woodside's stake in the SNE oil project off Senegal....
11:14, 2019-07-31

The best SIM-only plans in Australia: updated July 2019 When it comes to mobile plans, those that come bundled with a handset tend to steal the limelight, but if you've already got a phone you're happy with, then SIM-only plans present an excellent opportunity to save some money.As the name impl...
11:42, 2019-07-05