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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 9.39pm BST Related: Jofra Arch...

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – as it happened

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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 I can remember. That Archer to Smith spell, high ...
03:17, 08/18/2019

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 6.32pm BST 91st over: England 313-8 (Archer 3, Leac...
21:17, 09/14/2019

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 in the morning for what should be a pulsating seco...
21:17, 08/01/2019

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 BST Related: Jos Buttler rescues England after fam...
23:34, 09/12/2019

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 7.04pm BST That’s an excellent day’s work for Australia. Tim Paine took a risk by choosing to field, but his bowlers delivered again to dismi...
21:34, 08/15/2019

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 BST England need another 203 runs to complete a Head...
23:34, 08/24/2019

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 7.20pm BST Related: Steve Smith and the rain frustrate...
08:00, 09/05/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day three – as it happened Josh Hazlewood took three late wickets to leave England in trouble at 200 for five, still 98 runs short of avoiding the follow-on 6.54pm BST Close of play That, officially, is that for the day. We’ll have a match report from Old Trafford shortly. 6.53pm BST Related: Legendary Pakistan leg spinner ...
20:00, 09/06/2019

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 7.44pm BST Here is Vic Marks on the draw at Lord’s. Related: England go close but Australia hold out to draw second Ashes Test 7.40pm BST It’s all over bar the montage set to music. And that’s the first time Joe Root has e...
21:34, 08/18/2019

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 | Barney Ronay Related: Chris Woakes says England ne...
22:51, 08/03/2019

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 6.47pm BST Here’s an initial report on the day’s play. Vic Marks’s full report to follow: Related: Australia take control after batsmen turn the screw on England 6...
20:51, 08/04/2019

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 9.43pm BST That is worrying ... Related: The scary thing is Steve Smith’s getting better, says Tim Paine 9.35pm BST Steve Smith was the di...
02:34, 09/09/2019

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 7.18pm BST 10th over: England 23-1 (Burns 15, Overton 3) Paine banishes Lyon after that single pricey over and recalls Hazlewood. Overton gets for...
22:00, 09/05/2019

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, the Australians doing a lap of honour, David Warner ...
02:17, 09/16/2019

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 England beat Australia in third Test 8.23pm BST A good innings ... Related: Ben Stokes’s best England innings since Both...
21:34, 08/25/2019

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 making the case for this Test to not be regarded as ...
11:00, 09/12/2019

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 2.46pm BST 77th over: Australia 204-6 (Cummins 13, Siddle 1) It seems barely relevant now, but the delivery before Smith hit the deck with that blow to the jaw he...
16:00, 08/17/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day four – live! OBO updates from the fourth day of play at HeadingleyAndy Bull: Joe Root awakens his inner BoycottScorecard: keep up to date with who is doing whatAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.22am BST Joe Root has become the central protagonist in this unfolding drama. As Andy Bull writes, what happe...
11:34, 08/25/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day two – live! Updates from the second day of the Lord’s TestMission possible: is this how to get Smith out?Any thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 12.20pm BST NOT OUT! Turning too much! Leg stump is visible when the contact is made with the front pad but Lyon has ragged it beyond the woodwork, so says the ball-...
13:34, 08/15/2019

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 12.30pm BST 24th over: England 77-2 (Root 22, Denly 10) Denly again attacks through the legside, men everywhere on the side of the ground both in cl...
13:34, 08/05/2019

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 6.51pm BST 38th over: Australia 138-5 (Head 35, Paine 0) So England’s chance of a win on CricViz has rockete...
20:00, 08/18/2019

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 has burst through and all looks joyful. A big day ...
11:17, 08/02/2019

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 11.11am BST 92nd over: England 269-4 (Burns 125, Stokes 39) Stokes gets the first run from the bat on day three, driving Cummins to cover - ...
12:17, 08/03/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day five – 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 or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.53pm BST 43rd over: England 118-4 (Stokes 35, Buttler 13) England certainly aren’t racing after runs, so...
14:00, 08/18/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia third Test, day one – live! Updates from the opening day of play at HeadingleyVic Marks: openers under scrutiny in third TestAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 11.21am BST Right, that’s all from me for now. Adam Collins has survived a tour of duty along the Western Terrace and he’s taken his seat in the media centre. I’...
12:34, 08/22/2019

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 11.26am BST 9th over: England 24-0 (Denly 7, Burns 12) Cummins bands in short to Burns to begin before going fuller in search of an edge. But the left-hander is all ...
12:34, 09/14/2019

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 5.53pm BST 87th over: England 195-8 (Overton 20, Leach 12) A short ball from Cummins hits Overton on the arm. That gives the physio the chance to walk down the steps...
19:00, 09/08/2019

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 Adam or tweet @collinsadam 1.39pm BST This might be too much to do before we return, but here goes...Ghana - Chris Holden 1.22pm BST And it’s not good. From the England camp ...
14:51, 08/01/2019

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 11.47am BST 9th over: Australia 29-2 (Labuschagne 10, Smith 0) Broad is really chiselling away at this line outside off. Beats Labuschagne,...
13:00, 09/04/2019

Ashes 2019: England skittled for 67 v Australia, third Test day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at HeadingleyLancashire to release Hameed at end of county seasonAny thoughts? Email or tweet @TimdeLisle 6.50pm BST Given out caught! There was an inside edge, which saved Paine from the LBW, but the ball had looped up to Denly in the gully, so he’s out anyway. A...
20:00, 08/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day two – live! Steve Smith brings up double hundred at Old TraffordSmith craft dampens English hopes of fiery Archer rematchAny thoughts? Email or tweet @TimdeLisle 6.57pm BST 6th over: England 10-0 (Burns 5, Denly 4) Hazlewood has Burns jagging out of the way of a sharp lifter, just outside off, but another over ...
20:00, 09/05/2019

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 or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 2.46pm BST 3rd over: Australia 1-1 (Harris 0, Labuschagne 0) Another test for Marnus L, who could match Mike Hussey with 50+ scores in his first five Ashes inning...
16:00, 09/07/2019

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 or tweet @collinsadam 2.53pm BST 28th over: England 68-2 (Burns 33, Root 19) Lyon better; Root watchful. He gets one to really bite at the start of the over, so the England captain e...
16:00, 09/06/2019

England v Australia: Ashes 2019 first Test, day one – live updates! Ashes updates from opening day of the series at EdgbastonThe Spin: 19 things to look out for in this Ashes seriesAny thoughts? Email Adam or tweet @collinsadam 11.38am BST Classic Stuart Broad dismissal! Bancroft hangs the bat at a delivery just short of a length, nipping away enough to collect the ...
12:51, 08/01/2019

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 11.38am BST 2nd over: Australia 4-0 (Harris 1, Warner 2) Archer to start from the Vauxhall End, which is so named because that’s where he parked his car...
12:51, 09/15/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one washed out – as it didn't happen Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email Geoff here or tweet him here 4.47pm BST Who does a washout benefit? Obviously there’s more chance of a draw, with a day lost to rain. Is that to Australia’s advantage, with one fewer ma...
20:34, 08/14/2019

England vs Australia 1st Test live stream: how to watch 2019 Ashes cricket from anywhere Only a tiny percentage of the way into the 2019 Ashes cricket series and things are already extremely tense. Steve Smith saved his Australian teammates on day 1 of the 1st Test, then Rory Burns stood up to be counted for the hosts. And for our part, we've put together this guide to watching an ...
17:17, 08/03/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one play abandoned by rain – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email Rob here 4.21pm BST That’s it folks. 4.19pm BST Alright then. Bill Frindall’s obituary suggests 377 Tests professionally, and as he took that job at the age of 27, probably had a coupl...
17:34, 08/14/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia fourth Test, day one, rain delay – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Old TraffordStokes’s next challenge? Matching Botham’s 1981 follow-upAny thoughts? Email Rob. 3.44pm BST Tea will be at 5.30pm, and play can go on until 7.30pm. Never mind Smith v Archer, now we’ve got Test cricket v The One Show. 3.40pm BST Play will restart...
17:00, 09/04/2019

Ashes 2019 live stream: how to watch every England vs Australia cricket Test from anywhere Forget World Cups and Twenty20s - winning the Ashes is the biggest feather in a cap for any cricketer from old rivals England and Australia. Thursday sees the start of the latest chapter in the 135-year sporting story and you'll be able to watch all of the action between England vs Australia no...
08:51, 08/01/2019

Ashes 2019 live stream: how to watch the last England vs Australia cricket Test from anywhere While we already know where the Ashes urn will spend the next two-and-a-bit years (OK, so it will stay at Lord's, but you get what we mean), 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 Aus...
20:51, 09/09/2019

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....
22:17, 08/02/2019

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 Anderson still has hope of bowling again in first Ashe...
07:51, 08/03/2019

Australia beat England by two wickets: Women's Ashes, first ODI – as it happened In the opening ODI of the Ashes, Australia took the two points after edging a low-scoring ODI match littered with batting errorsListen to our podcast on the Ashes … and Steve Smith’s neck 8.48pm BST Australia did their best to lose this game – 178 should have been a doddle – but they did eventually ...
05:51, 07/03/2019

Australia beat England by seven wickets: Women's Ashes, second T20 – as it happened The tourists cruised to another victory in the penultimate match of their dominant series 7.30pm BST Related: Australia put demoralised England to the sword yet again in Ashes T20 4.41pm BST Never in doubt. Yes, Australia did lose three wickets early on but the moment the best two players in the w...
21:17, 07/28/2019

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 Ashes. Goodnight! Related: Villiers and Ecclestone h...
07:51, 08/01/2019

| 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....
06:00, 09/15/2019

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 10.33am BST As ever, drop me a line at geoff.lemon@theguardian.com, or on Twitter at @GeoffLemonSport. 10.32am BST And if you want to catch up on the s...
11:51, 07/21/2019

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 12.45pm BST 25th over: Australia 91-1 (Healy 58, Lanning 22) With 25 minutes until lunch, veteran tweaker Laura Marsh gets her first chance, replacing Sciver at the River End. She wasn’t expected to play here b...
13:51, 07/18/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, 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 Geoff or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.46pm BST 127th over: Australia 332-4 (Haynes 85, Mooney 4) One of the other considerations with women’s Tests being so few is that...
14:00, 07/19/2019

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 Adam or tweet @collinsadam with your thoughts 4.39pm BST 46th over: England 129-4 (Sciver 12, Taylor 4) They take their time again to set the field for Taylor. Once set, Molineux gives Taylor flight...
17:51, 07/20/2019

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 gallant, gnarled old warrior in this campaign, who ...
23:17, 09/15/2019

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....
19:00, 08/05/2019

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 the scores to 1-1 in the series. Australia set the...
21:34, 08/25/2019

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 high, while Australia are boosted by the return of...
10:34, 09/04/2019

Ashes first Test: Australia 124-3 and lead England by 34 runs – live reaction! Chris Woakes and Stuart Broad gave England a useful lead of 90 at Edgbaston before the magnificent Steve Smith led a strong Australian fightback 6.22pm BST And here’s James Pattinson “We’d have taken this position at the start of the day. Now it’s about trying to bat all day tomorrow. We were a bit...
19:51, 08/03/2019

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Ashes Cricket is full of traditions. A second Test at Lord's. The ceremonial ringing of the bell. And rain...lots of it. 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 happily win ugly at Lord&apos...
17:34, 08/15/2019

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....
06:17, 08/19/2019

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 at Headingley. If you've been completely bowl...
12:34, 08/25/2019

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 England and Wales Cricket Board has announced.The b...
15:51, 08/19/2019

England vs Australia 5th Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Australia's win at Old Trafford in the fourth Test match saw them retain the Ashes and go 2-1 up in the series ahead of this final Test. That means either misery or joy, depending on which side of the globe you're on. There's still plenty for England to play for, however, as they can ...
11:00, 09/12/2019

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Having gained some momentum in the second Test at Lord's - eventually ending in a draw - England will be looking to level matters as the 2019 Ashes series this week moves to Headingley in Leeds. If you've been completely bowled over (sorry!) by this cricket series, we'll tell you the ...
11:00, 08/22/2019

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 state of affairs. There was some admirable graft ...
00:00, 09/09/2019

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....
03:51, 08/05/2019

Women's Ashes live stream: how to watch England vs Australia 2019 online from anywhere 2019 really is the year for England vs Australia cricket. Adding to the huge encounters in the Cricket World Cup and the men's Ashes, there's also the women's Ashes being fiercely fought out. We're here to help you figure out your Women's Ashes live stream options - England ...
15:34, 07/11/2019

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....
00:34, 09/14/2019

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 ensuring Australia have not won a Test series in England...
22:17, 09/15/2019

Ashes 2019: 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 Woakes.The Somerset paceman was drafted into the squad ...
14:00, 09/03/2019

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....
21:51, 08/01/2019

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 taken Australia to Ashes retention....
04:17, 09/13/2019

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 Fourth Ashes Test....
23:00, 09/05/2019

| 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....
13:51, 09/15/2019

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 3.58pm BST 32nd over: England 146-4 (Beaumont 97, Wyatt 3) Gardner is on to replace Kimmince. Beaumont is sweeping, Wyatt pushing, Beaumont scooping, Wya...
17:00, 07/04/2019

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 looked it in her last few matches, so it’s a sensibl...
20:00, 07/26/2019

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, Ecclestone. Australia: Bolton, Healy (wicketkeeper), ...
11:51, 07/07/2019

| 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....
02:17, 09/16/2019

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....
22:17, 08/01/2019

Women's Ashes: England v Australia, third and final T20 – live! All the action from the day-night game in Bristol (6.30pm BST start)Meg Lanning back firing and still unfathomable to England bowlersEmail rob.smyth@theguardian.com with your thoughts 7.13pm BST 11th over: England 64-3 (Knight 19, Jones 5) Jones survives a precautionary stumping referral after some ...
20:17, 07/31/2019

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."...
20:51, 09/14/2019

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 week. Related: Real fans should have been at the ...
18:51, 07/17/2019

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 centre of the square at Lord’s, looked emerald green....
03:00, 07/24/2019

| 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....
19:17, 08/01/2019

| 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....
21:00, 09/05/2019

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 to claim the final spot up for grabs in Australia’s...
05:00, 09/03/2019

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....
12:51, 08/20/2019

| 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....
03:00, 09/09/2019

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."...
01:34, 08/24/2019

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."...
17:34, 08/24/2019

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."...
19:34, 08/05/2019

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....
15:34, 09/09/2019

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 seasonEngland remain tight-lipped over the fitness of Jimmy Anderson as it emerged that Mark Wood, one of their World Cup-winning fast bowlers, will miss the rest of the season because of side an...
07:51, 08/03/2019

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 has now been sidelined with concussion after being ...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Australia recall batsman Marcus Harris for third Ashes Test at Headingley Opener replaces Cameron Bancroft in tourists’ teamJames Pattinson also called up, replacing Peter SiddleJames Pattinson has returned for the third Ashes Test in Leeds, with Australia selectors are recalling Marcus Harris to replace Cameron Bancroft. Pattinson always loomed as a likely inclusion for ...
17:34, 08/22/2019

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....
18:17, 08/13/2019

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....
17:51, 07/30/2019

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 Australia, with England now set to lock down this sum...
21:51, 09/16/2019

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....
03:00, 09/09/2019

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 wicketsThe Taunton Test after three days looks likely to end in the same way that 60% of women’s Tests have since they moved to being four-day affairs in the 1970s: as a draw. After a rain-affected secon...
03:51, 07/21/2019

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....
18:00, 08/05/2019

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....
16:00, 09/02/2019

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....
06:34, 09/07/2019

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....
17:34, 08/26/2019

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 exit possibilities were being explored. Now other p...
23:34, 08/24/2019

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....
19:00, 09/12/2019

England drop Jason Roy and bring in Curran and Woakes for fifth Ashes Test • Craig Overton also replaced for final Test at the Oval• Australia’s Tim Paine calls up Mitchell Marsh for Travis HeadEngland have made two changes to their side for the fifth Ashes Test starting at the Oval on Thursday, with Sam Curran and Chris Woakes replacing Jason Roy and Craig Overton.Roy has...
16:00, 09/11/2019

England’s Jofra Archer may be held back from first Ashes Test, says Bayliss • Coach says no wish to hurt paceman’s recovery from sidestrain• Bayliss had ‘fairly stern chat’ after stuttering win over IrelandJofra Archer may be held back from the first Ashes Test, the England coach, Trevor Bayliss, said.The pace bowler was outstanding in the World Cup, bowling the decisive su...
21:17, 07/28/2019

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, against a quite brilliant attack on a deteriorati...
23:18, 09/07/2019

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 his adopted country in 2014 should never have happ...
06:34, 07/23/2019

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 Woakes.The Somerset paceman was drafted into the squad ...
17:01, 09/03/2019

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 was injured in training on Tuesday, joins fellow p...
20:34, 08/07/2019

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 batsman remains sidelined after being struck on the...
01:00, 08/22/2019

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......
12:00, 08/26/2019

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....
13:00, 07/18/2019

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....
15:51, 08/30/2019

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....
23:00, 08/07/2019

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....
17:34, 08/26/2019

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....
15:34, 09/09/2019

England beat Ireland by 143 runs to win Test match at Lord's – as it happened Under heavy cloud, with moisture in the air and the lights on, 11 wickets fell, 36 runs were scored and Ireland were beaten in a chaotic day at Lord’s 2.47pm BST Here’s a match report. I’ll be off then. Bye! Related: England skittle Ireland for 38 to bounce back and win Test match at Lord’s 2.44pm ...
18:17, 07/26/2019

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....
10:18, 09/16/2019

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....
16:34, 09/03/2019

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....
23:00, 07/15/2019

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....
14:17, 07/26/2019

Ashes 2019, 3rd Test: When And Where To Watch With Steve Smith ruled out of the third Ashes Test due to delayed concussion, England have the best chance to snap Australia's lead in the five-match series....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Ireland post lowest ever Test score at Lord's as ruthless England recover to secure Ashes warm-up win England's bowlers spared their blushes with a terrific performance as they bowled Ireland out for the lowest-ever Test score at Lord's, to ensure they go into next week's Ashes series on the back of the win....
15:17, 07/26/2019

Ben Stokes inspires England to sensational third Test win over Australia • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 362• Stokes hits 135 not out as home side level the series at 1-1Headingley 1981 was a foregone conclusion compared with this. So, too, the World Cup final in July, as Ian Botham’s incredible exploits of 38 years ago have been matched, maybe surpassed. But on a da...
21:34, 08/25/2019

2nd Test Live: Australia Need 267 Runs To Beat England At Lord's 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....
16:34, 08/18/2019

1st Test, Day 5: Nathan Lyon Stars As Australia Breach England's Fortress ENG vs AUS 1st Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: England were bowled out for 146 in the chase of 398 runs in the Ashes opener at Edgbaston on Monday....
18:00, 08/05/2019

Jamaica 1-4 Australia: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Sam Kerr scores four as Matildas secure second placeDavid Squires on … the World Cup, goals and good old VAR 11.52pm BST Related: Jamaica 1-4 Australia: Women's World Cup player ratings | Sarah Groube 10.30pm BST Arise, Sam Kerr. A phenomenal performance from the Perth Glory striker saw her single...
02:34, 06/19/2019

Netball World Cup 2019: Australia edge New Zealand – as it happened Diamonds beat Silver Ferns 50-49 in LiverpoolSpearhead Caitlin Bassett shoots 37/41 at 90% 12.13pm BST Well that was a game and a half! Not literally of course, there is no extra time in round matches and even if there was, Folau didn’t let us have the opportunity to play it. Lots to think about for...
13:51, 07/18/2019

England 2-1 Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened England got off to a winning start as they survived a second-half rally by Scotland to claim three points in their World Cup opener 9.44pm BST Related: England’s Phil Neville: “We must drive standards higher and be more ruthless’ 7.10pm BST I’ll leave you with our reporter’s take on England’s Worl...
23:17, 06/09/2019

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 with concussion after being hit by a Jofra Archer bou...
15:51, 08/19/2019

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....
07:00, 08/21/2019

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....
07:34, 09/03/2019

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 to play....
23:00, 08/24/2019

Australia beat West Indies by 15 runs at Cricket World Cup 2019 – as it happened Nathan Coulter-Nile’s 92 helped Australia recover from 79 for five before Mitchell Starc took five wickets to blast away West Indies 8.38pm BST Related: Mitchell Starc mauls West Indies in gutsy World Cup win for Australia 6.47pm BST Related: Cricket World Cup 2019: latest standings Continue rea...
23:17, 06/06/2019

Netball World Cup 2019 first semi-final: Australia 55-53 South Africa – as it happened Australia win by two points to face either NZ or England in finalRead Erin Delahunty’s match report 1.01pm BST It was far from convincing, but the Diamonds are a team who knows how to win. What a different path they’ve had to the final compared to last year’s Commonwealth Games. There they cruised t...
17:51, 07/20/2019

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....
04:34, 08/23/2019

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 called the performance 'ridiculous' and that 'it was ju...
21:34, 08/25/2019

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....
20:00, 07/12/2019

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....
17:00, 07/01/2019

'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....
10:51, 08/19/2019

England chasing 286 to beat Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Lord’sCounty cricket – live! Follow all of the day’s actionAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@theguardian.com 4.47pm BST 28th over: England 125-5 (Stokes 55, Woakes 0) On the plus side, if England win the next four games they’ll win the World Cup! 4.46pm BST...
17:51, 06/25/2019

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 Australia. Replays showed it was just hitting the...
11:51, 07/11/2019

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 was chased down with just two wickets lost and 107 ...
20:51, 07/11/2019

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 biggest stage. And calling a winner between these two...
21:34, 06/24/2019

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 Australia vs England live stream options - it's free...
20:17, 07/10/2019

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....
19:51, 07/07/2019

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....
17:00, 06/24/2019

| 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....
21:00, 08/26/2019

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....
01:34, 08/23/2019

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."...
23:34, 09/08/2019

| 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....
06:00, 09/11/2019

| Aussie speedster set to sit out 1st Ashes Test Fast bowler Mitchell Starc looks set to be left out of Australia's starting line-up for the first Ashes Test against England that starts in Birmingham....
22:17, 07/31/2019

| 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....
15:17, 06/05/2019

| Australia call up Carey for Ashes tour match Australia have called up Cricket World Cup wicketkeeper Alex Carey for their three-day tour game against Derbyshire to give captain Tim Paine a rest....
17:51, 08/28/2019

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....
04:51, 09/13/2019

| 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....
13:34, 09/08/2019

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 century – and perhaps the most treasured of the lot. A...
21:17, 08/01/2019

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' adding that he 'won a few Test matches by himself'....
02:17, 09/16/2019

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....
22:00, 07/26/2019

| Khawaja dropped as Smith returns for 4th Ashes Test Australia have dropped struggling batsman Usman Khawaja for the fourth Ashes Test against England at Old Trafford, making way for Steve Smith's return....
07:00, 09/03/2019

Ireland all out for 207 after bowling England out for 85 on day one – as it happened Tim Murtagh produced a majestic spell of bowling on his home ground, taking five for 13 as Ireland skittled England before lunch on an extraordinary day at Lord’s 7.18pm BST Our match report has arrived, so I’ll leave you with that. Thanks for your company on another ludicrous day of cricket-watchin...
04:17, 07/25/2019

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....
01:51, 07/17/2019

| 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....
10:34, 09/09/2019

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 Australia’s David Warner was struck by Michael Neser i...
16:51, 07/30/2019

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....
18:17, 08/13/2019

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."...
11:17, 07/13/2019

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....
19:34, 08/22/2019

| 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....
11:34, 09/11/2019

| 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....
17:17, 07/02/2019

Rugby Australia terminates Folau's contract – as it happened Rugby Australia terminates four-year, $4m contract of star WallabyCEO Raelene Castle: ‘When we say rugby is a game for all, we mean it’ Mike Hytner’s report on a landmark day in Australian rugby: Israel Folau sacked over social media posts 7.37am BST So - we await now what word will emerge from Isra...
13:51, 05/17/2019

New Zealand beat Australia 52-51 to win Netball World Cup – as it happened Maria Folau and Ameliaranne Ekanasio starred as the Silver Ferns withstood a late Australia fightback to win their first world title for 16 years 8.23pm BST Related: New Zealand end 16-year wait to beat Australia in Netball World Cup final 7.08pm BST New Zealand collect the trophy as the ticker ta...
21:51, 07/21/2019

'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. Smith admitted to a lapse in concentration but ad...
16:00, 09/06/2019

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 Thursday."...
13:51, 08/02/2019

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 122-8 on the opening afternoon to win by a massive 2...
01:00, 08/07/2019

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 David Warner at the top of the order for the first T...
04:17, 07/26/2019

Australia’s Josh Hazlewood ready to exploit English conditions in Ashes • Paceman says he has plans for inexperienced Jason Roy• ‘It’s hard to bat five at a level below and open in Test cricket’Australia’s best chance of winning an Ashes series in England since 2001 lies in the hands of their bowlers. It is Josh Hazlewood, though, rather than Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc...
21:17, 07/28/2019

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....
23:51, 07/27/2019

Ashes captains on Joe Root's role and the fifth and final Test – video Ashes captains Joe Root and Tim Paine have spoken ahead of the fifth and final Ashes Test at the Oval. England have made two changes with Sam Curran and Chris Woakes replacing Jason Roy and Craig Overton. Root insisted there was plenty still for his side to play for. 'It’s bitterly disappointing not...
17:34, 09/11/2019

Steve Smith hopeful of playing in third Ashes Test despite concussion • Smith replaced in Australia team by Labuschagne at Lord’s• Third Test at Headingley begins on ThursdaySteve Smith remains hopeful of playing in Thursday’s third Test at Headingley despite the delayed concussion diagnosis that led him to report headaches, dizziness and “feeling in a fog” among his ...
21:34, 08/18/2019

Marcus Harris recall on cards for third Ashes Test at Headingley Opener set to replace Cameron Bancroft in LeedsJames Pattinson also tipped to make Australia teamJames Pattinson is primed to return for the third Ashes Test in Leeds, where selectors are also poised to replace Cameron Bancroft with Marcus Harris. Pattinson always loomed as a likely inclusion for th...
09:34, 08/22/2019

| Upgraded Gabba to host opening 2021 Ashes Test The Gabba has been locked in to host Australia's opening Test of the 2021/22 Ashes series against England after a major upgrade to the stadium was announced....
11:17, 06/02/2019

Jofra Archer ‘over the moon’ after six-wicket haul in third Ashes Test • Fast bowler’s six for 45 rips apart Australia at Headingley• David Warner salutes Archer’s ‘incredible Test bowling’Jofra Archer was delighted to prove he is more than just pace after a skilful six-wicket showing that sliced through Australia’s batting and left England on the front foot in the thi...
03:00, 08/23/2019

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 bowler had not been seen in the attack since his ope...
18:17, 08/01/2019

| 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"....
13:51, 07/07/2019

| 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....
20:34, 08/06/2019

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 Thursday’s fifth Test and telling others they are playing...
23:34, 09/11/2019

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 missing the first Test against Australia following...
14:51, 07/07/2019

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 take up residence at No 4 for Wednesday’s 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 widely expected, with Roy having scored just 62 runs i...
16:34, 09/02/2019

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....
12:34, 08/06/2019

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."...
14:51, 07/27/2019

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 England seamer missed the second Test against Australia ...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Burns maiden ton helps England take initiative in Ashes opener "Rory Burns smashed an unbeaten maiden test century as England gained the upper hand in the first Ashes test by finishing day two on 267-4, trailing Australia by just 17 runs on Friday."...
01:17, 08/03/2019

England Star James Anderson Vows To Return Before Ashes End James Anderson, who has taken 575 Test wickets, had not played competitive cricket for a month leading into the match after injuring the same calf playing for Lancashire....
09:34, 08/08/2019

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 prolific series where he has now made 671 runs at an ave...
02:34, 09/09/2019

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 red-ball format.Ben Stokes says Australia’s clean-cu...
20:17, 07/31/2019

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 impact’. After being struck on the neck on day four ...
19:00, 08/20/2019

David Warner set to keep his place for final Ashes Test despite dismal series Australia are set to stick with struggling opening batsman David Warner as they look to complete an Ashes series victory in England for the first time since 2001....
13:17, 09/10/2019

Ashes 1st Test: Steve Smith Hundred, Stuart Broad Five-For Headline Day 1 ENG vs AUS Highlights, Ashes 2019: Steve Smith marked his return to Test cricket with a hundred before Australia were bowled out for 284 on the opening day of the Ashes series....
22:17, 08/01/2019

| '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....
01:34, 08/26/2019

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 Rashford looking over his shoulder 12.01am BST H...
05:01, 09/11/2019

Ben Te'o left out of England Rugby World Cup squad – as it happened Uncapped Ruaridh McConnochie is in, alongside Willi Heinz, Jack Singleton and Lewis Ludlam, but Brad Shields is among those omittedBen Te’o omitted from England’s 31-man World Cup squad 1.54pm BST Before I sign off, a quick reminder of Jones’s picks … Related: Ben Te’o omitted from England’s 31-man ...
03:17, 08/13/2019

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 12.43am BST Related: England manager Phil Neville says links to USA manager’s job are ‘flattering’ 7.26pm BST Time to wrap things up – here’s Su...
06:34, 09/04/2019

England beat Pakistan by seven wickets in T20 international – as it happened Eoin Morgan went past 50 as he powered England to victory by seven wickets against Pakistan 7.25pm BST Here’s Vic Marks’s match report Related: Eoin Morgan and Jofra Archer star in England T20 win over Pakistan 6.24pm BST Bye for now. Thanks for your company and correspondence through the afternoon...
22:34, 05/05/2019

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-old former Sussex coach guided England to victory in...
21:34, 08/20/2019

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."...
13:51, 08/02/2019

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 this....
00:34, 08/26/2019

'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 Archer said: "We don't have to be optimists. I thi...
23:17, 08/29/2019

'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 may be held back from the first Test match and blame...
20:51, 07/29/2019

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 nullify Australia’s premier batsman when the secon...
23:51, 08/13/2019

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 up the World Cup triumph in July by denying Austra...
02:17, 09/16/2019

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 Trevor Bayliss, the head coach, it is the chance to i...
23:17, 07/12/2019

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....
18:18, 09/09/2019

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....
10:51, 05/19/2019

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....
21:00, 08/27/2019

Trump’s New Plan Would Require Immigrants to Pass a Test. Here’s What Happened When the U.S. Tried That Before When President Donald Trump introduced a new immigration plan last Thursday, he told Americans that he wanted to shift the focus of the U.S. immigration system, going from giving many visas to families of those already here to a “merit” system. Under his plan, which he said would “...
03:00, 05/21/2019

Lord's turns red during second Ashes Test to celebrate the life of Ruth Strauss Even before Ruth Strauss died aged 46 in December, the seeds of the celebration of her life that takes place on Thursday, when Lord's will be painted red, had been sown....
03:34, 08/15/2019

'I have never doubted my ability': Steve Smith on two centuries in opening Ashes Test – video Steve Smith became only the fifth Australian to make two centuries in the same Ashes Test after another near-perfect innings left England needing to bat for the entirety of the final day in the series opener at Edgbaston to avoid defeat.Smith, who is playing red ball cricket for the first time in 16...
13:34, 08/05/2019

Joel Wilson to umpire Headingley Test despite series of blunders in Ashes opener Joel Wilson remains on schedule to stand in the Third Ashes at Headingley despite a series of umpiring gaffes as Australia crushed England at Edgbaston....
12:34, 08/06/2019

'There will be nerves': Waugh on reformed trio making Test return for Ashes – video Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has promised the side set to face England in the Ashes will be no 'shrinking violets'.Much has been made of the overhaul of team culture that took place following the ill-tempered tour of South Africa that contained several unsavoury moments and culminated in the...
20:51, 07/29/2019

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,” says Maria Folau, who was superb for New Zealand. ...
17:51, 07/20/2019

England 1-2 Sweden: Women's World Cup third-place play-off – as it happened An early Swedish surge put paid to England’s bronze-medal hopes. 6.33pm BST Related: Sweden beat England to Women’s World Cup bronze with help from VAR 6.17pm BST And so England’s 2019 World Cup campaign comes to a painful end. Sweden once again put them to the sword - that’s 15 wins in 26 meeting...
23:51, 07/06/2019

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....
20:51, 07/25/2019

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....
21:52, 08/13/2019

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 the county cricket model, with manufacturer Dukes ...
16:00, 05/08/2019

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....
19:51, 07/07/2019

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....
21:00, 08/27/2019

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....
16:17, 07/29/2019

Going deep on sleep: What happened when Fitbit CEO put Premium service to a pillow test Fitbit Premium put the CEO to sleep, and that's a good thing. Here's how it may help you get a better night's rest, too.       ...
00:17, 08/29/2019

Stuart Broad and Justin Langer on Steve Smith and the fourth Ashes Test – video England look to go ahead in the series as the fourth Test begins at Old Trafford on Thursday. Australia’s talisman Steve Smith is set to return after being ruled out with concussion for the third Test. ‘It’s great to have him back. No one wants to see anybody miss cricket through head injuries,’ sai...
05:00, 09/03/2019

Joe Root explains Joe Denly and Jason Roy swapping roles for fourth Ashes Test – video England captain confirms the expected switch of positions for Joe Denly and Jason Roy ahead of the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford, with the series level at 1-1 following Ben Stokes' heroics at Headingley. Craig Overton comes into the team to replace Chris Woakes in the only change from the last T...
06:34, 09/04/2019

Stuart Broad warns Steve Smith of brutal return in fourth Ashes Test • ‘Jofra Archer will be in Joe Root’s ear when Smith comes in’ • Archer eager for round two with Australia’s top batsmanSteve Smith has been told to expect a brutal return to the Test arena on Wednesday with Jofra Archer said to be eager for round two of their Ashes duel.Smith was an onlooker for Au...
05:00, 09/03/2019

Justin Langer rules out bouncer battle as Steve Smith sits out third Ashes Test • Coach says Australia’s bowlers will stick to their plans• Smith not fit to play after being hit by bouncer at Lord’sJustin Langer insists Australia must not be drawn into a bouncer war with England after Steve Smith was officially ruled out of Thursday’s third Test because of the lingering effects...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Lord's will turn red during Ashes Test to raise funds for the Ruth Strauss Foundation The second day of next month's Ashes Test at Lord's will be dedicated to the Ruth Strauss Foundation, the charity set up in memory of the wife of former England captain Andrew Strauss....
01:51, 07/17/2019

Australian PM condemns English fans for booing injured Steve Smith during Ashes Test Scott Morrison says it was ‘a foul’ for fans to jeer batsman after he was hit on the neck by a ball from Jofra Archer during the second Test at Lord’sAustralia’s prime minister, Scott Morrison, has weighed into the Ashes booing debate, calling it “a foul” for English fans to jeer Steve Smith after h...
15:51, 08/19/2019

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 Wales after major power cuts 9.55pm BST It seems some...
06:17, 08/10/2019

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....
15:51, 07/31/2019

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....
21:00, 08/27/2019

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....
00:34, 08/26/2019

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....
17:51, 07/30/2019

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....
17:51, 07/30/2019

Google's Waymo Asked People To Test Its Semi-Autonomous Car Tech. What Happened Next Will Not Surprise You Back in 2013, Google’s self-driving car unit ran an experiment. They decided to give their semi-autonomous driving technology to a handful of employees with long highway commutes, as recounted by Waymo CEO John Krafcik at IAA Frankfurt. Because it was not fully tested yet, Google made those employ...
00:34, 09/13/2019

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....
21:34, 07/02/2019

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....
17:34, 08/26/2019

| Labuschagne strengthens Australia's grip on third Test England were set a target of 359 to win the third Ashes Test after they bowled Australia out for 246 in their second innings on Saturday's third day at Headingley....
17:00, 08/24/2019

1st Test, Day: Smith, Head Take Australia To 124/3 At Stumps ENG vs AUS 1st Test Day 3 Highlights, Ashes 2019: Rory Burns, Joe Root and Ben Stokes put up a solid show as England posted 374 in their first innings....
05:17, 08/04/2019

5th Test Live: Australia Win Toss, Opt To Bowl ENG vs AUS 5th Test Day 1 Live Score, Ashes 2019: Holders Australia are 2-1 up in the five-match series as they won Test matches in Birmingham and Manchester but lost in Leeds....
12:34, 09/12/2019

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."...
07:51, 09/13/2019

| 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...
01:34, 08/23/2019

| Australia's Smith scores second hundred of comeback Test Australia's Steve Smith scored his second hundred of his comeback Test when he reached three figures against England in the Ashes opener at Edgbaston....
18:51, 08/04/2019

Ashes, 1st Test: When And Where To Watch Live Telecast, Live Streaming If the World Cup remains the pinnacle of the 50-over game, for England and Australia there's nothing quite like a renewal of Test cricket's oldest rivalry....
17:17, 07/31/2019

| 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....
09:51, 09/13/2019

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 “benchmark” side in one-day cricket. Related: Aust...
01:00, 07/10/2019

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....
17:00, 07/09/2019

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 sessions.Australia, fully aware that a draw in this match...
07:00, 07/20/2019

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 1.07pm BST LIam Dawson gets his first wicket. Khawaja charges down the track, misses and keeps on w...
14:17, 05/25/2019

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....
07:00, 07/10/2019

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 England."...
00:51, 07/07/2019

Awesome Archer gives England advantage in third Test "Jofra Archer\u0027s first five-wicket haul in Test cricket put England in command on a weather-affected opening day of the third Ashes test at Headingley on Thursday as they bowled Australia out for 179."...
07:34, 08/23/2019

England v Ireland: Lord's Test day two – live! Temperatures set to soar at Lord’sAndy Bull: Murtagh dishes out just desertsGet in touch! Email Tanya or tweet @tjaldred 12.07pm BST 14th over: England 56-1 (Leach 40, Roy 8) Things are getting tricky, so Ireland go back to Murtagh and relentless accuracy. Leach hammers down on the pitch with his ba...
13:17, 07/25/2019

3rd Test: Labuschagne Fifty Takes Australia's Lead Close To 300 On Day 2 ENG vs AUS 3rd Test Day 2 Highlights, Ashes 2019: Marnus Labuschagne brought up his third consecutive half-century in Tests as Australia post 171/6 on day 2....
04:00, 08/24/2019

| Australia's Smith regains spot as ICC's top-ranked Test batsman Australia's Steve Smith has regained first place in the ICC Test batting rankings after Virat Kohli's golden duck in the West Indies ended the India captain's reign at the top....
18:34, 09/03/2019

'Embarrassed' Australia defend concealing Jack's positive test Swimming Australia on Sunday defended their concealment of Shayna Jack's positive doping test while one of her team mates was conducting a public campaign against China's Sun Yang at the world championships....
12:51, 07/28/2019

England thrash Australia to reach 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 have beaten Australia by eight wickets to go into the Cricket World Cup final where they will play New Zealand on Sunday at Lord...
19:17, 07/11/2019

Australia left bloodied and bruised as England reach final Australia was left bruised, bloodied but unbowed during a thrilling opening to its World Cup semifinal clash against England at Edgbaston on Thursday....
18:51, 07/11/2019

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 was professional and the majority of the series was not even ...
01:51, 07/02/2019

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."...
08:17, 07/22/2019

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! Continue reading......
12:51, 06/24/2019

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....
21:17, 07/11/2019

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......
03:00, 05/26/2019

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 bowler who was born for the big stage. Jofra Arche...
01:00, 08/22/2019

Anderson left out as England name unchanged squad for third test "Aug 19 (Reuters) - England have named an unchanged 12-man squad for the third Ashes test against Australia starting on Thursday, with recovering seamer James Anderson set to play for Lancashire\u0027s second XI to step up his rehabilitation."...
13:51, 08/19/2019

5th Test: Jos Buttler Fifty Takes England To 271/8 At Stumps On Day 1 ENG vs AUS 5th Test Day 1 Highlights, Ashes 2019: After watching wickets fall from the other end, Jos Buttler went all-out and helped England reach 271/8 at stumps....
04:51, 09/13/2019

4th Test Day 5 Live: Joe Denly Fifty Keeps England In The Hunt ENG vs AUS 4th Test Day 5 LIVE Score, Ashes 2019: England were 18/2 in their second innings at stumps on the fourth day of the fourth Test, still needing a further 365 runs to reach a target of 383....
15:34, 09/08/2019

Kosovo will be toughest test yet, says England boss Southgate "England manager Gareth Southgate expects Kosovo to give his side their toughest test so far in the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign when they meet for the first time on Tuesday."...
00:51, 09/10/2019

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....
00:34, 08/26/2019

Australia pass Malawi test with flying colours at Netball World Cup Australia 74-25 MalawiDiamonds cruise ahead of crunch game against New ZealandAhead of a potentially tournament-defining clash with New Zealand later this week, the undefeated Australian Diamonds needed an acid test against Malawi at the Netball World Cup in Liverpool. What they got was a pop quiz: ...
09:51, 07/17/2019

Swimming: 'Embarrassed' Australia defend concealing Jack's positive test Swimming Australia on Sunday defended their concealment of Shayna Jack's positive doping test while one of her team mates was conducting a high profile public campaign against China's Sun Yang at the world championships....
07:17, 07/28/2019

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....
08:17, 08/04/2019

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 another packed house here England made some solid prog...
21:51, 08/03/2019

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 collapseNow the England camp might acknowledge a little nervousness about their position. After a comprehensive 64-run defeat, in which Australia dominated from start to finish with just the odd minor hiccup, Engla...
23:00, 06/25/2019

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 20-run defeat by Sri Lanka at Headingley.A target...
22:51, 06/21/2019

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."...
23:34, 06/25/2019

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....
04:51, 08/13/2019

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 the most interesting and entertaining games I’ve e...
23:34, 08/22/2019

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....
18:34, 09/16/2019

5th Test Live: Jos Buttler Fifty Takes England Past 250 ENG vs AUS 5th Test Day 1 Live Score, Ashes 2019: After watching wickets fall from the other end, Jos Buttler went all-out and completed a quick-fire fifty off 60 balls....
19:34, 09/12/2019

5th Test Live: Burns, Root Help England Reach 86/1 At Lunch On Day 1 ENG vs AUS 5th Test Day 1 Live Score, Ashes 2019: After losing Joe Denly early, Rory Burns and Joe Root combined and helped England reach 86/1 at lunch....
14:34, 09/12/2019

Lord's test drawn as sub Labuschagne helps thwart England "The second Ashes test was drawn as Australia, chasing 267 to beat England, ended on 154 for six after an absorbing final day at Lord\u0027s on Sunday."...
05:17, 08/19/2019

Jimmy Anderson out of England’s Test against Ireland with calf injury • Bowler injured right leg playing for Lancashire in July• ECB will assess fitness before Ashes Test at EdgbastonJimmy Anderson will miss England’s Test against Ireland because of a right calf injury, the England and Wales Cricket Board has announced.Anderson has failed to recover from the injury su...
13:34, 07/23/2019

| Stokes, Archer promise bright England Test future Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer promise a glittering Test future for England, but Joe Root's men have work to do if they are to replicate their World Cup success in the five-day game....
14:17, 09/16/2019

Ireland skittled for 38 as England shatter dream in astonishing test "Ireland\u0027s dream of pulling off one of the biggest shocks in the history of test cricket was shattered as they collapsed to 38 all out to lose by 143 runs to England at Lord\u0027s on Friday."...
20:34, 07/26/2019

Joe Root hits out at ‘substandard’ Lord’s pitch after England’s three-day Test win • Root: ‘It wasn’t even close to being a fair contest’ • England avoid defeat but Lord’s groundsman under fireEngland’s bowlers will not thank Joe Root for it but their captain was highly critical of the Lord’s pitch after his side’s 143-run victory against Ireland. “I don’t like saying this but the...
04:51, 07/27/2019

Joe Root says England will not make kneejerk decisions after Test rout • Captain has no regrets over Jimmy Anderson’s selection• Tim Paine says Anderson’s absence boosted Australia moraleJoe Root says England must avoid making “shotgun” decisions after their crushing defeat by Australia in the first Test and the captain is unrepentant over the Jimmy Anderson selection ...
23:34, 08/05/2019

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!”...
17:51, 06/10/2019

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... making things a lot more congested for our intrep...
17:34, 09/06/2019

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, having sat his players down for some barefoot storyt...
19:34, 07/08/2019

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....
04:34, 07/12/2019

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....
15:00, 05/25/2019

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....
18:51, 07/09/2019

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....
19:51, 05/25/2019

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....
14:00, 07/09/2019

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....
19:00, 05/27/2019

Australia’s Steve Smith hits double century to turn screw on England • Australia 497-8 dec; England 23-1• Smith ‘out’ off Jack Leach no-ball after reaching centuryIt is that man again. Currently he averages 147.25 in the series and the parallels with Bradman are no longer delivered with a wry grin. Steve Smith has done it again. He is never beautiful but he is brilli...
22:00, 09/05/2019

Eoin Morgan Says England Must Adapt Or Die As India World Cup Test Looms England looked set for the semi-finals when they won four of their first five matches but losses to Sri Lanka and Australia opened the door for Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka....
22:34, 06/29/2019

England's James Anderson trains in bid to be fit and firing for Ireland Test England assembled at Lord's on Monday ahead of their four-day Test against Ireland with intrigue surrounding the make-up of their six-man bowling attack....
04:34, 07/23/2019

Joe Denly sets sights on England winter tours after setting new Test best • Denly battles to 94 against Australia at the Oval• ‘This Australian attack make you work hard for every run’Joe Denly hopes he has now booked a place on England’s winter tours after a rollercoaster match during which he has witnessed the birth of his second child and now registered a career-best T...
21:17, 09/14/2019

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?...
08:51, 05/05/2019

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 Chen apparently not taking the last commentator posit...
11:34, 08/07/2019

USA 3-0 Chile: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Champions qualify for last 16 with comfortable winUS will now face Sweden to decide group winnersCarli Lloyd deprived of hat-trick after missing penalty 7.11pm BST And the report from today’s game is up and running now for your reading pleasure. Thanks for your emails and tweets today: Related: Carl...
21:17, 06/16/2019

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....
05:34, 08/27/2019

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....
14:00, 07/09/2019

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....
22:00, 06/25/2019

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....
14:34, 06/17/2019

Jofra Archer takes first Test wicket as England hit back before play is abandoned Just one session of play was possible on the third day of the Lord's but England cricket took advantage of helpful bowling conditions to pick up three Australian wickets before the rain arrived – with Jofra Archer making Cameron Bancroft his first Test scalp....
19:34, 08/16/2019

England and Neville face Norway test amid heatwave and a dodgy haircut Phil Neville has injury concerns before quarter-final but backs ‘ultimate predator’ Ellen White to lead England throughPhil Neville attaches immense importance to looking smart so it is no surprise to see he has prepared for his most important game as England’s manager by having a haircut.The result...
00:00, 06/27/2019

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 things for the first day. The late-blooming South Afri...
21:17, 08/01/2019

Senegal 0-1 Algeria: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – as it happened Belail goal sends Algeria into last 16Mané denied penalty in scrappy game 8.21pm BST Related: Africa Cup of Nations: Algeria into last 16 with win over Senegal 7.57pm BST Senegal’s haplessness against Algeria continues, as they fall to another defeat to their bogey team. They can point to bad luck...
08:51, 06/28/2019

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 major debut as Ko chases historic treble 6.59pm BST...
22:51, 08/03/2019

Canada 2-0 New Zealand: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Jessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince gave Canada an emphatic victory in Grenoble which ensured they qualified for the last 16 with a game to spare 9.57pm BST That’s it for tonight’s blog. A match report from Grenoble will appear, as if by magic, in the next hour or so. Thanks for your company and emai...
23:00, 06/15/2019

E3 2019: all the news from Microsoft's Xbox conference - as it happened At its E3 2019 press conference, Microsoft showed a raft of new games and announced a release date for its next-generation console, Project Scarlett. Here’s all the news. 11.06pm BST Alright, that’s me signing off for now. Here’s a quick schedule for the rest of the E3 press conferences and what to ...
03:51, 06/10/2019

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 mins: Jordan Ayew is held up by Ngadeu and goes down ...
23:51, 06/29/2019

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 back for full reports off tonight’s night session...
04:34, 08/28/2019

Hearts 1-2 Celtic: 2019 Scottish Cup final – as it happened Hearts put in a shift and took the lead at Hampden, but Odsonne Edouard scored twice as Celtic bounced back to secure the treble Treble 5.38pm BST And that brings this MBM to a close. Commiserations to Hearts - who put so much into this final, but whose seven-year wait for silverware goes on - and t...
21:00, 05/25/2019

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 Solheim Cup - to the Perthshire sky. Commiseration...
02:17, 09/16/2019

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 on Women’s British Open 7.04pm BST Update! Update!...
07:51, 08/03/2019

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....
22:00, 06/25/2019

England reveal 2020 summer schedule with The Oval set to host first Test against West Indies England have revealed their men's international schedule for next summer, with the Kia Oval hosting the opening Test of the year, not the last as it normally does....
16:00, 09/02/2019

England selectors ask Jofra Archer to prove fitness ahead of Lord's Test Jofra Archer is bidding to prove he is ready to replace James Anderson in the Ashes after England confirmed they would be without their greatest fast bowler for the Second Test at Lord's....
00:34, 08/07/2019

Hannah Green wins 2019 Women's PGA Championship – as it happened Australia’s Hannah Green won her first major after beating defending champion Park Sung-hyun by one shot at Hazeltine 11.58pm BST Related: Australian Hannah Green wins first major at LPGA Championship 11.10pm BST So congratulations to Hannah Green, who joins Yani Tseng (2011), Judy Kimball (1962) ...
05:00, 06/24/2019

Scripps National Spelling Bee 2019: championship finals – as it happened Eight co-champions declared in extraordinary display of spellingSpelling tutor Scott Remer: how to build a spelling bee championCan you beat previous National Spelling Bee winners? Take our test 6.05am BST That’s all for now. Thanks as always for following along with us and be sure to check out our ...
07:17, 05/31/2019

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 a very special night in Perth, and for long-suffer...
19:51, 08/10/2019

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: Satisfied Andy Murray makes light work of teenager I...
00:00, 08/27/2019

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 company. Be sure to check back for reports on the late...
00:51, 08/31/2019

State of Origin 2019 Game 1: Queensland beat NSW – as it happened Maroons overcome Blues 18-14 at Suncorp StadiumPlayers boycott anthem before Origin opener 1.42pm BST So, a big step towards reclaiming the Origin shield has been taken by Queensland tonight. And what a way to do it. They headed into the sheds at the break 8-0 down (even though they could easily hav...
15:34, 06/05/2019

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 debut for Jofra Archer was one to remember in a se...
15:17, 09/16/2019

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, Iwobi and Danso are still to be confirmed, though we...
01:34, 08/09/2019

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 BST But it’s Jordan Henderson who lifts the Super ...
10:34, 08/15/2019

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 the very first time of asking. It bears repeating th...
20:51, 08/04/2019

France 2-1 Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019, extra time – as it happened France captain Amandine Henry scored an extra-time winner against Brazil to send them through to the quarter-finals 10.44pm BST Thanks for joining me. I am off to sleep now. The match report is coming your way ... 10.40pm BST France will play Spain or USA in the quarter-finals. Continue reading......
05:00, 06/24/2019

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....
00:34, 09/15/2019

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 afraid - Wales, England and Ireland fans. The rumours ...
16:00, 08/17/2019

Jofra Archer interview: Australia's terrible chat, unlikely idol Craig Kieswetter and why Test cricket is king If you are one of almost a quarter of a million people — and counting — following Jofra Archer on Twitter, you will know quite how much cricket the 24-year-old has watched. There is an old Archer tweet for every occasion....
15:17, 08/29/2019

State of Origin 2019 Game 3: NSW beat Queensland to clinch series – as it happened New South Wales beat Queensland 26-20 at ANZ StadiumJames Tedesco scores with 32 seconds left to settle series 1.36pm BST And here’s Matt Cleary’s match report: Related: James Tedesco swoops with 32 seconds left to settle thrilling State of Origin finale 1.30pm BST Final thoughtsWhat a brilliant ga...
15:17, 07/10/2019

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 for reading. 9.08pm BST Serena admits she was a li...
23:17, 09/01/2019

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 match in a hurry.Good night! 11.07pm BST The fourth s...
02:17, 09/01/2019

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....
13:00, 05/11/2019

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 coming up, so do stay close to the site.Here’s som...
05:00, 09/03/2019

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 progression to the third round. Here’s something on Nick Ky...
06:17, 08/30/2019

Tour de France 2019: Egan Bernal seals glory in Paris on stage 21 – as it happened Caleb Ewan wins the final stage of the 2019 Tour, pipping Dylan Groenewegen on the line, with Egan Bernal taking the general classification 8.33pm BST Sorry, just as I was checking out, I saw Bernal enjoying the moment with his younger brother. I think my eyeballs might be sweating. Ta-ra. 8.30pm B...
22:51, 07/28/2019

"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......
00:51, 05/10/2019

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 heads into a second round meeting with the 23-year...
13:17, 08/28/2019

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.       ...
12:17, 07/09/2019

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....
08:00, 08/08/2019

US Open 2019: Federer wins, Venus Williams loses as rain frustrates Konta – as it happened Only five matches were possible in the day session as Roger Federer came from a set down, Williams was edged by Elina Svitolina and rain wiped out the schedule on the outside courts 10.57pm BST And that’s it for the day session I’m afraid, with all matches on the outside courts cancelled for today. ...
06:51, 08/29/2019

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....
04:00, 08/17/2019

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....
03:51, 08/11/2019

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, iPhone XS and the Google Pixel 3 are stealing head...
08:17, 07/18/2019

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 Netflix Originals releases each month, but figuring...
08:51, 08/01/2019

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 prices than ever before. If you need a new tele...
07:17, 05/10/2019

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 Netflix Originals releases each month, but figuring...
08:17, 05/28/2019

The best SIM-only plans in Australia: updated August 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 implies, a SIM-only plan is any plan that doesn't...
08:51, 08/01/2019

Best Android phones in Australia: the top handsets to buy in 2019 UPDATE: While we'd previously placed Huawei's P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro in much higher positions, the ongoing trouble the company faces with the US Government casts a great deal of uncertainty on the degree of support its products will receive into the future. As such, we've moved Huawe...
11:51, 05/30/2019

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 excellent 4K system and jump right into the amazin...
10:34, 05/22/2019

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 the end of 2019, and that could boost consumption....
14:00, 07/09/2019

The best PS4 prices, bundles and sales in Australia (May 2019) With the release of the PS4 Pro, Sony's non-4K console has seen some incredibly competitive prices in both the bundles and the regular Slim model consoles. There's also the new white PlayStation 4 Slim which is looking cooler than ever, so we've helped you out by rounding up the best ...
05:51, 05/22/2019

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 implies, a SIM-only plan is any plan that doesn't...
11:34, 07/02/2019

Mac Security Review/Test 2019 We have reviewed and tested eleven security solutions on Apple’s macOS Mojave. Read our Mac Security Test & Review 2019 to see which security solutions have been approved. Relevance of Mac security software  The closed Apple ecosystem reduces the risk of malware. This does not mean that Mac use...
21:00, 06/24/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 9: Australia Led by the brilliant Sam Kerr, this is Australia’s strongest ever squad but has Ante Milicic had enough time with them? This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified ...
09:51, 05/31/2019

Sri Lanka v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at the OvalListen to our new podcast, The Spin, and a new episodeAny thoughts? Email Jonathan or tweet @JPHowcroft 11.06am BST 8th over: Australia 43-0 (Warner 15, Finch 26) Australia are turning the screw here, presenting the full face of the bat to every de...
12:17, 06/15/2019

Best phones in Australia 2019: top 10 smartphones tested and ranked UPDATE: While we'd previously placed Huawei's P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro in much higher positions, the ongoing trouble the company faces with the US Government casts a great deal of uncertainty on the degree of support its products will receive into the future. As such, we've moved Huawe...
09:51, 05/29/2019

Australia v Bangladesh: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Trent BridgeTalking points after the first half of the tournamentAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 1.58pm BST 47th over: Australia 354-4 (Stoinis 1, Smith 1) The two wickets have done the job, only two runs coming after Maxwell’s run out. Two n...
15:00, 06/20/2019

New Zealand v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Lord’sPakistan v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup – live!Any thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 3.21pm BST 23rd over: Australia 105-5 (Khawaja 35, Carey 10) Huge leg-before shout against Khawaja, who’s beaten by sharp turn from Santer spinning into th...
16:34, 06/29/2019

The best Xbox One X prices, bundles and sales in Australia (May 2019) UPDATE: Big W's eBay store has a fantastic Xbox One X bundle that offers the 1TB console in black alongside two games in Mortal Kombat 11 and Crackdown 3 for only $509 (using a coupon code). Details below. At E3 2017, Microsoft officially unveiled what was formerly known as Project Scorpio &#x...
05:34, 05/17/2019

The best Xbox One S prices, bundles and sales in Australia (May 2019) With the unveiling of the Xbox One X, the Xbox One S has seen some impressive price drops and bundle deals with Microsoft going all out to pump up the pressure on its rivals. It was already often the cheapest console of the current generation, but with some of these savings on bundles and even Xbox ...
05:34, 05/17/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghanistan v Australia – live! Updates from the match at BristolNew Zealand chasing 137 to beat Sri LankaListen to the Spin podcast | World Cup tableAny thoughts? Email or tweet @sjjperry 1.41pm BST Cummins gives Rahmat some width and Rahmat obliges only in offering a big feet-less swipe, gaining a healthy edge that’s taken at he...
14:51, 06/01/2019

Australia v Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup Group C updates from MontpellierSubplots abound as Matildas gear up for defining gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 6.26pm BST I’ll level with you, reader, no-one really know what is happening. It seems Kerr was offside but they are reviewing and reviewing. The crowd ha...
19:34, 06/13/2019

Australia v Italy: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Matildas’ opener in ValenciennesAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 10.25am BST Lisa de Vanna has had quite a career with the Matildas. The 34-year-old has been twice removed from the Matildas set up for behavioural issues throughout her career and has never been afraid to sp...
11:34, 06/09/2019

Australia's best cheap headphones, discounts and deals in May 2019 With headphones of all types, colours and styles flooding the market, it’s hard knowing which ones to pick – do you go for the premium model you’ve always wanted, or are you better off just grabbing a cheap set from the discount bin?Well, it’s worth remembering that cheap...
04:51, 05/07/2019

Australia v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the game at the County Ground, TauntonAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 9.43am BST The hair, the tache, the chain, the cut shot... a hero growing up https://t.co/kcB26AckPAYes! The first cricketer I ever properly emulated with the yellow bat grip. I also overly fixated on the squ...
11:00, 06/12/2019

India v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the game at the OvalListen to the Spin podcast | World Cup tableAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.27am BST Anthem time at the Oval. A chance for me to ask, is this the best ever World Cup for kits? Cut, colours, design, they all seem spot on this year. Makes for a nice change....
11:34, 06/09/2019

Ivory Coast 1-0 South Africa: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – as it happened A second-half winner from Aston Villa striker Jonathan Kodjia was enough to give the 2015 champions an opening win 5.35pm BST A report will follow shortly. Thanks for reading. 5.24pm BST A good start to the tournament in terms of a result for the Ivory Coast, less so in terms of performance. Jonath...
00:17, 06/25/2019

Consumer Performance Test April 2019 AV-Comparatives released their latest Performance Test Report for consumer security products under Microsoft Windows 10. 16 consumer products were tested regarding their impact on system performance. But keep in mind: Protection is more important than speed!...
16:00, 05/06/2019

Parental Control Certification Test 2019 AV-Comparatives provides certification for parental control software. In order to be certified, a product must block at least 98% of pornographic websites, have no more than a few false alarms on child-friendly websites, and have no severe unresolved bugs (or design flaws) discovered during the revi...
17:34, 07/10/2019

Anti-Phishing Certification Test 2019 Anti-Phishing test: security products published passing the 2019 test Every year we publish the results of our phishing protection certification test. These tests evaluate the protection provided against phishing websites. These deceptive websites can pose a real threat to Internet users, as they at...
18:17, 06/28/2019

South Africa 0-1 Morocco: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – as it happened M’Bark Boussoufa’s last-minute goal sent Morocco through as group winners and left the fate of a toothless South Africa very much in the balanceMadagascar shock Nigeria to top Group B 7.01pm BST Right then, I’m off. It was, well, not the best. Morocco win Group D, and Ivory Coast follow them into th...
01:51, 07/02/2019

World Cup 2019 Live: Sri Lanka Opt To Bat Against England England vs Sri Lanka Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: Sri Lanka have just four points in their five outings so far. While, England are having a tremendous World Cup 2019....
11:51, 06/21/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: New England Patriots Some people are fans of the New England Patriots. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the New England Patriots. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews here.Your team: Orchids of Asia. Real change of pace for someone in this organization to ...
22:00, 09/04/2019

The best Xbox One S prices, bundles and sales in Australia (September 2019) With the unveiling of the Xbox One X, the Xbox One S has seen some impressive price drops and bundle deals with Microsoft going all out to pump up the pressure on its rivals. It was already often the cheapest console of the current generation, but with some of these savings on bundles and even Xbox ...
10:34, 09/09/2019

Netflix Australia’s best TV series: over 60 great shows to stream in 2019 UPDATE: Lucifer is back from the dead as the once-cancelled series returns for its fourth season on Netflix  – find out more about it below! Since its arrival on Australian shores, we've enjoyed unfettered access to all of Netflix's critically-lauded original shows. N...
08:34, 05/08/2019

The best Xbox One X prices, bundles and sales in Australia (September 2019) At E3 2017, Microsoft officially unveiled what was formerly known as Project Scorpio — the Xbox One X. This is the full 4K HDR upgrade from Microsoft that fans of the original Xbox One consoles have been waiting for, not to mention newcomers to the platform.This is the place where we ans...
10:34, 09/09/2019

The best Ultrabooks in Australia for 2019: top thin and light laptops reviewed We can largely thank Apple and its MacBook Air for the Ultrabook trend we're seeing. Where large, clunky laptops aren't sleek enough, and thin, portable tablets aren't powerful enough, the Ultrabook shines.A unibody chassis packed with some of the best SSDs, processors and battery lif...
14:00, 05/06/2019

World Cup 2019, Australia vs South Africa: When And Where To Watch Live South Africa, semi-finalists of the 2015 World Cup, have not been able to live up to expectations and are currently eighth on the points table, only above the West Indies and Afghanistan....
17:17, 07/05/2019

The best Nintendo Switch prices, bundles and sales in Australia (May 2019) The latest console from Nintendo hasn't wavered too much in price since launch (check out our Nintendo Switch review to see why) but you can be sure that we've found the best possible price on any consoles bundles or standalone units on this page. We've also rounded up the best prices...
05:51, 05/22/2019

Best laptop sales in Australia: Cheap laptops to buy in July 2019 If you're looking for a cheap laptop or a mammoth saving on a premium portable computer, you've come to the right place. We've scoured the web for savings – from the usual suspects to the niche deal sites – and rounded up all the genuine and worthwhile specials in one ne...
06:00, 07/05/2019

Australia v South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the match at Old TraffordAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSportIndia take on Sri Lanka at Headingley – live! 12.53pm BST “Should be a great match,” writes El Rey. To those who don’t speak Spanish, The King. Humble chap. “Is a preamble preliminary to an amble?”I think it’s more of...
14:02, 07/06/2019

Toyota given further weight penalty for 2019/20 WEC pre-season test The Toyota TS050 HYBRIDs have been given a new weight penalty for next week's official pre-season test at Barcelona ahead of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship...
22:51, 07/19/2019

Consumer Malware Protection Test March 2019 We released our Consumer Malware Protection Test. Any samples that have not been detected e.g. on-access are executed on the test system. A false alarm test is also included....
16:00, 05/01/2019

Business Test Factsheet March-April 2019 We released the March-April factsheet of the Business main-test series. You can find the factsheet here: https://www.av-comparatives.org/testmethod/business-security-tests-and-reviews/ The full and more detailed report – containing also a Performance test and product reviews – will be released in Ju...
12:00, 05/20/2019

Business Security Test March-June 2019 The first half-year report of our 2019 Enterprise main-test series containing a Real-World Protection, Malware Protection and Performance Test has been released. Also product reviews are included. Please read the report for details....
15:34, 07/13/2019

England v Sri Lanka: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at HeadingleyTatenda Taibu: ‘I should have been Zimbabwe’s poster boy’And send your thoughts to rob.smyth@theguardian.com 1.18pm BST Public service announcement Related: The Recap: sign up for the best of the Guardian's sport coverage 1.17pm BST 42nd over: ...
14:34, 06/21/2019

England v Bangladesh: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the 12th matchTable: the latest standings | Listen to The Spin podcastAnd feel free to email Rob with your thoughts 12.09pm BST 24th over: England 150-1 (Roy 89, Root 7) Mortaza has done well since going around the wicket to the right-handers, with a tight line that ha...
13:17, 06/08/2019

England v New Zealand: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the crunch game at Chester-le-StreetCounty cricket live: all the action from around the groundsThe Women’s Ashes and Steve Smith’s neck – The Spin podcastEmail rob.smyth@theguardian.com with any thoughts 11.30am BST 14th over: England 93-0 (Roy 45, Bairstow 39) Roy makes room to cr...
12:34, 07/03/2019

Japan v England: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleScotland v Argentina – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Paul or tweet him @Paul_Doyle 7.12pm BST After all his brave talk about fielding his best tea in the wholesome pursuit of a victory, Phil Neville has jazzed up his lineup wit...
20:17, 06/19/2019

England v India: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from Edgbaston, 10.30am (BST) startKate Cross: ‘The Ashes are special as the Aussies are friends’Feel free to email Rob your thoughts 12.56pm BST 33rd over: England 207-2 (Root 22, Morgan 1) Kuldeep hurries thorugh another cheap over - only two from it. This has been such an impressive ...
14:00, 06/30/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 13: England The beaten semi-finalists four years ago have a new manager but a similarly flexible approach This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for France. theguardian.co...
02:00, 06/02/2019

World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: MS Dhoni, Indian Batsman To Watch MS Dhoni will be one of the players to watch as India make an effort to snare the World Cup 2019. They have a crucial league match with Australia on Sunday....
15:17, 06/08/2019

Consumer Real-World Protection Test Factsheet Feb-Mar 2019 The first factsheet results (for February/March) of the ongoing Consumer Real-World Protection Test are now available! The full results will be published in June....
16:00, 05/01/2019

Consumer Real-World Protection Test February-May 2019 The first half-year results of the ongoing Consumer Real-World Protection Test are now available!https://www.av-comparatives.org/tests/real-world-protection-test-february-may-2019/...
16:34, 06/17/2019

England v USA: Women's World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Women’s World Cup semi-final updates from the game in LyonDavid Squires on … Megan Rapinoe v Donald TrumpAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 8.47pm BST The holders are 45 minutes away from yet another final. They started and finished the half as much the stronger team, but England ga...
21:51, 07/02/2019

New Zealand v England: Cricket World Cup final 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup final updates from the match at Lord’sCounty cricket: Yorks v Somerset, Lancs v Sussex – live!And feel free to email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 10.57am BST It was a great ball, except that it was going over middle and off. What a good review. 10.56am BST To Woakes. Straight enough, b...
12:00, 07/14/2019

WC 2019, England vs South Africa : When And Where To Watch Live Telecast England and South Africa both have never won the ODI World Cup and would want to etch their names in the history by lifting the trophy for the first time....
16:34, 05/29/2019

England chasing 349 to win v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from Trent Bridge, 10.30am (BST) startCounty cricket: Yorkshire v Essex, Lancs v Leicestershire and more!Feel free to email Rob 5.05pm BST 29th over: England 176-4 (Root 78, Buttler 34) 5.04pm BST Buttler pushed around a fine delivery from Shadab and was hit on the front pad. It was giv...
18:17, 06/03/2019

England 1-0 Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live reaction! Despite an outstanding performance from the Argentina goalkeeper England beat Argentina 1-0 in Le Havre to secure their place in the Round of 16 10.08pm BST That’s all from me. England next play against Japan in Nice on Wednesday evening. Here’s Louise Taylor’s match report from Le Havre. Bye!:Jodie...
00:17, 06/15/2019

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch the Netball World Cup final 2019 from anywhere Having caused the hosts heartache by beating England 47-45 in the semi-finals, New Zealand must now face holders Australia in the 2019 Netball World Cup final for a sixth consecutive tournament. It should be a fiercely fought final and you can watch every minute with an Australia vs New Zealand live...
17:17, 07/21/2019

Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final: Spain v Australia – live! Updates from the Boomers’ final four clash in BeijingAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 8.46am BST It’s been an incredible tournament thus far from the Boomers, and unlike some of the other pools, there’s been absolutely no easy games.The clever Canadians 108-92, a bruising clash with Senegal 8...
09:51, 09/13/2019

Lunar eclipse 2019: from Australia to UK, stargazers enjoy bright side of the moon Photographers from Sydney to Brasilia capture July’s stunning partial lunar eclipseStargazers around the world have enjoyed a view of a global lunar eclipse, delighting people from Dehli to Dublin.The partial eclipse was visible in nearly every part of the world except for North America and the pola...
06:51, 07/17/2019

Australia vs Bangladesh live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere Australia have won four of their five opening Cricket World Cup 2019 matches while still seemingly having an extra couple of gears to crank up. Bangladesh go into the match off the back of one of the most impressive performances from any team in the tournament so far. Today's showdown should be...
11:00, 06/20/2019

Australia vs Argentina live stream: how to watch today's Rugby Championship 2019 from anywhere The pressure is mounting on Aussie head coach Michael Cheika after their 2019 Rugby Championship campaign go off to a losing start against South Africa. While Argentina will feel hard done by after an agonising 20-16 defeat to New Zealand in Buenos Aires in their opening game of the tourna...
14:17, 07/27/2019

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere With 12 points from 7 matches, Australia appear to be peaking at the right time and go into today's match as strong favourites. However, if the Kiwis rekindle the sparkling form they showed at the start of the tournament, we could see the Aussies' unbeaten record come under threat. Yo...
14:51, 06/29/2019

Australia launches 2023 Women's World Cup bid with hopes high for France 2019 Successful bid will inspire new generation, says FFAFFA are quietly confident of a deep run in FranceAustralia’s bid to host the Women’s World Cup was officially launched on Tuesday, with FFA chief executive David Gallop saying he was confident the Matildas would enjoy a deep run at this year’s tour...
10:00, 05/21/2019

Crutchlow “begged” Honda to let Nakagami test 2019 MotoGP bike Cal Crutchlow says he "begged" Honda to let LCR MotoGP team-mate Takaaki Nakagami test the current RC213V in Barcelona to "confirm" its turning deficiency...
19:34, 06/28/2019

England v South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 opener – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the opening game at the OvalListen and subscribe to our new podcast … The SpinAnd feel free to email Adam or tweet @collinsadam 12.39pm BST 30th over: England 170-3 (Morgan 40, Stokes 22) Markram through another very useful over of off-breaks, doing a fine job of keepi...
13:51, 05/30/2019

Women’s World Cup 2019 power rankings: USA top and England third | Suzanne Wrack The defending champions are No 1 here ahead of hosts France with Italy the dark horse as the knockout stages beginThe question after USA’s 13-0 win against Thailand – in which Alex Morgan scored five – and 3-0 victory over Chile was whether they could do it against tougher opponents. A cruising 2-0 ...
21:17, 06/21/2019

Australia vs Pakistan live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Australia will be looking to get back on track today after getting outplayed by India's batsmen in their defeat on Sunday - weather permitting, of course. Pakistan meanwhile have steadied the ship, putting behind them their abject showing in their opening match against the West Indies to notch ...
11:00, 06/12/2019

Australia vs Sri Lanka live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having bounced back from their defeat against India with a solid win against Pakistan, Australia will today looking to consolidate their place amid the top four today Sri Lanka. No matter where you are in the world you can watch today's match by using our guide below to getting a Australia vs S...
09:34, 06/15/2019

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch today's Rugby Championship 2019 match from anywhere Even with the Rugby World Cup just around the corner, it feels like today's match between Australia and New Zealand is a big one. As well as the finale of the 2019 Rugby Championship, it's also the first leg of a Bledisloe Cup double header. Any rugby match between these giants is worth a ...
13:51, 08/10/2019

Australia vs Brazil live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Australia need to bounce back quickly to avoid an early exit from the 2019 Women's World Cup in France, after a shock 2-1 loss to Italy. Can they get back on track against the samba stars? Read on to find out how you can catch a Australia vs Brazil live stream from anywhere around the world wit...
18:51, 06/13/2019

India vs Australia live stream: how to watch the huge Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Over a week in to the 2019 Cricket World Cup, and we finally get a clash between two of the pre-tournament favourites. And this has got classic written all over it. One of India or Australia will walk away from The Oval today with a CWC loss to their name, and we can't pick which it's goin...
20:51, 06/08/2019

Australia vs Italy live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Australia have only failed to qualify for the Women's World Cup once (the very first in 1991). Italy are less familiar to the tournament, with this the first time they've qualified since 1999. How will the two teams fair, in this, their Women's World Cup 2019 Group C opening match? Re...
11:34, 06/09/2019

Australia vs Jamaica live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere After a stunning comeback win over Brazil, Australia can today book their place in the next round of the Women's World Cup 2019 with a win over Jamaica today. While the Reggae Girlz are trying to pick up their very first points of the campaign. You can watch the crucial group game with our Aust...
19:00, 06/18/2019

West Indies vs India live stream: how to watch 2019 Test cricket from anywhere Having lost all three T20 clashes and two ODIs of India's tour, the West Indies will be hoping to turn things around in the series with the longer format of the game this week. India, meanwhile, begin the two-match Test series with an eye on their first ever win across all formats whilst p...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Google Assistant tops 2019 digital assistance IQ test, but every AI posts gains Once again, Google's Assistant is the best at responding accurately to user questions, but rivals Siri and Alexa are making steady gains year over year.Read More...
05:34, 08/16/2019

England at the Women's World Cup 2019: Lionesses must roar again after spell in the wilderness After a painful defeat to Sweden at the end of last year, Phil Neville took his England squad to the Qatari desert for a training camp that would prove the catalyst for their World Cup campaign....
15:17, 07/08/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019: Ed Smith explains England's squad selection – video Jofra Archer, Tom Curran and Liam Dawson have been named in England's 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup, announced on Tuesday. Surrey's Curran edged out the left-armer David Willey in the pace-bowling selection, while Dawson's specialist spin was chosen ahead of the all-round option of Joe Denl...
19:17, 05/21/2019

England fixtures 2019-20: Euro 2010 qualification, confirmed friendlies, TV coverage England continue their qualification campaign for Euro 2020 in September as Gareth Southgate looks to further build on progress made during his tenure....
21:00, 08/27/2019

England vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup final 2019 from anywhere Cricket World Cup finals only roll around every four years, but the 2019 edition will see a first-time champion crowned - hosts England or last time's losing finalists New Zealand. It's all set to be an unforgettable match and you can read on how to discover how to watch your England vs Ne...
21:34, 07/13/2019

England chasing 213 to beat West Indies: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match in SouthamptonRobin Smith: ‘I drank vodka from the bottle; no half measures’And you can email Tom here or tweet him here 2.23pm BST So Root comes out to open with Bairstow, in place of the injured Roy. 2.19pm BST Some emails: first the prolific Abhijato Sensa...
15:34, 06/14/2019

Cameroon vs England live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Game on! Although they enjoyed a flawless group stage campaign with three wins from three, England didn't emphatically blow away of their opponents in the same way that other 2019 Women's World Cup contenders like France and the USA have. They now face a testing challenge in the first knoc...
20:17, 06/23/2019

England vs Romania: Under-21 Euros 2019 prediction, odds, live stream, channel, tickets, h2h England find themselves in must-win territory at the European Under-21 Championship​ as they take on Romania in Cesena, northern Italy on Friday afternoon....
23:51, 06/20/2019

Argentina vs England live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere England opened their World Cup campaign with a welcome 2-1 win over Scotland. For most of the game they were dominant, but questions will be asked as to how they allowed their neighbourly rivals to get back into the game in the later stages.Argentina will have their tales up after earning a hard-fou...
21:51, 06/14/2019

England vs Sweden live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 match for 3rd place from anywhere It's usually the game nobody wants to play in, but the build-up to today's third-place playoff between Sweden and England suggests both sides are looking to end their campaigns on a high. To see who takes the bronze medal at the 2019 Women's World Cup, make sure that you have all the ...
18:34, 07/06/2019

England vs Japan live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having clocked up wins over Scotland and Argentina, Phil Neville’s side are already into the last 16 and will be hoping to maintain their 100 per cent Women's World Cup 2019 record against second-in-the group Japan. Will the Lionesses carry on their perfect start, or will Japan nab top s...
15:00, 06/19/2019

England vs Bangladesh live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Was the expectation too much? Did England bottle it? Or were Pakistan just too good on the day? Whichever way you spin it, England unexpectedly lost in Nottingham on Monday and now it's time to brush themselves down and get going again in Cardiff today. If you want to know how to get an England...
15:51, 06/08/2019

England vs Scotland live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Neighbours England and Scotland face off in their 2019 Women's World Cup opener today in Group D. How will the two teams fair, in this, their Women's World Cup 2019 Group D opening match? Read on to find out how you can catch an England vs Scotland live stream from anywhere around the worl...
20:17, 06/09/2019

England vs USA live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 semi-final from anywhere The record-breaking USA are eyeing another piece of history by becoming the first side to reach the Women’s World Cup final for a third consecutive occasion. England have continued to improve as the tournament has progressed, and their clinical 3-0 dismantling of Norway will have given t...
00:17, 07/02/2019

Wales vs England live stream: how to watch today's international rugby 2019 online from anywhere After a somewhat one-sided 33-19 match last weekend at Twickenham, Wales and England will be facing off for the second match of a double-header in preparation for the Rugby World Cup 2019. Make sure you don't miss any of the action with our complete guide to how to live stream Wales vs England....
13:34, 08/17/2019

World Cup 2019 semifinal: How to watch USWNT vs. England; start time, TV, streaming info The USWNT continues its World Cup run in a semifinal match against England. Here's all the info you need to catch the action.       ...
12:51, 07/02/2019

South Africa vs England, 2019 Netball World Cup: Live stream, TV information, tickets and odds England play South Africa in their last World Cup group game on Thursday night, with coach Tracey Neville insisting the identity of their semi-final opponents is "irrelevant"....
14:34, 07/18/2019

England vs South Africa – LIVE: Latest score from Cricket World Cup 2019 opener at The Oval England's bid for a first ever Cricket World Cup triumph finally gets underway this morning when they host South Africa at The Oval in the tournament curtain raiser....
08:51, 05/30/2019