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'No hasty decisions after three games' – Root expects senior players to continue

Media playback is not supported on this device England captain Joe Root expects Alastair Cook, James Anderson and Stuart Broad to continue playing beyond the Ashes defeat in Australia. Australia regained the urn with an innings-and-41-run win in Perth. Former ...

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What cost England the Ashes? Vote for the main reason for defeat

Media playback is not supported on this device On reflection, England barely gave themselves a chance. At the time that Ben Stokes was arrested, it felt like the Ashes tour had started to go wrong before England had even picked ...

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Australia crush England to regain Ashes at earliest opportunity

Media playback is not supported on this device Third Ashes Test, Waca (day five of five) England 403 (Malan 140) & 218 (Vince 55) Australia 662-9 dec (Smith 239, M Marsh 181) Australia won by an innings and 41 runs ...

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'I can't see a great deal of longevity in his career' – Cook form concerns Swann

Media playback is not supported on this device England opener Alastair Cook needs a big score to convince him to carry on playing, says former team-mate Graeme Swann. Cook, 32, has managed only 83 runs in six innings during the ...

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Ashes: England face defeat as Australia inch closer to winning back urn

Third Ashes Test, Waca (day four of five) England 403 (Malan 140) & 132-4 (Vince 55, Hazlewood 2-23) Australia 662-9 dec: Smith 239, M Marsh 181, Anderson 4-116 England trail by 127 runs with six wickets remaining Scorecard England’s battle ...

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The best since Bradman? How does Smith do it?

The scale of the damage done to England by Steve Smith’s double century in the third Ashes Test is only matched by the sense of inevitability that the Australia skipper would get a monster score when he had only a ...

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Ashes slipping away from England as Smith scales new heights

Third Ashes Test, Waca (day three of five) England 403 (115.1 overs): Malan 140, Bairstow 119, Starc 4-91 Australia 549-4 (152 overs): Smith 229*, M Marsh 181*, Overton 2-102 Australia lead by 146 runs Scorecard Australia captain Steve Smith struck ...

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'He's batting with a cigar in his mouth' – Smith, once again, stands in England's way

Media playback is not supported on this device “He’s batting with a cigar in his mouth.” Michael Vaughan’s analogy of Steve Smith’s chanceless 92 not out on the second day of the third Test underlined, once again, how England are ...

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Smith frustrates England in finely poised third Test

Third Ashes Test, Waca (day two of five) England 403 (115.1 overs): Malan 140, Bairstow 119, Starc 4-91 Australia 203-3 (62 overs): Smith 92*, Khawaja 50, Overton 2-46 Scorecard Captain Steve Smith made an unbeaten 92 as Australia forced their ...

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Meticulous, tenacious, confident: Meet Dawid Malan – England's new Ashes star

Media playback is not supported on this device Dawid Malan’s unbeaten century has dragged England back into the Ashes series, catapulted the Middlesex left-hander to the top of the Ashes run-scoring charts and sent social media and search engines into ...

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