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Trevor Bayliss assumes rather a lot in choosing when to depart England | Andy Bull

Just after being walloped 4-0 by Australia is not a strong position for the head coach to make pronouncements about how long he plans to stayThe career of an England cricket coach is like that of a politician: it always ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 8:00PM - Read article


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Pace bowling and patient batting key to Australia’s Ashes plan coming together | Geoff Lemon

Darren Lehmann’s bowl fast, score faster gameplan failed spectacularly in 2015 but Australia dominated this series through spectacular endurance at the crease“Our plans worked perfectly.” You could imagine Darren Lehmann ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 7:00PM - Read article


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Australia’s bowling riches can deliver an overdue Ashes win in England | Jason Gillespie

The pace trident of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins, supported by spinner Nathan Lyon, is a rare gift for captain Steve SmithKeep the bowling attack fit and healthy over the next 18 months and there is no ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 3:37PM - Read article


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Ashes 2017-18: our writers’ end-of-series awards

England and Australia jostle for the awards for best moment, match, and breakthrough player. Best player? Well, maybe the award should be renamedSteve Smith is a freak. To think he started the series with a supposed drou ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 10:00AM - Read article


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Trevor Bayliss to stand down as England head coach at end of 2019 Ashes

Head coach will not renew contract when it expires in 18 months after overseeing heavy defeats to India and AustraliaTrevor Bayliss intends to stand down as England head coach at the end of the World Cup and Ashes home s ...

Guardian Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 6:00AM - Read article


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The Ashes 2017-18: England and Australia player ratings | Ali Martin and Adam Collins

Dawid Malan and Jimmy Anderson were the only tourists to impress while Steve Smith completed a Bradman-esque series and Australia’s pace attack shone Related: Where do England go now? Maybe it is the turn of the selector ...

Guardian Monday, 8th January 2018, 5:16PM - Read article


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Where do England go now? Maybe it is the turn of the selectors to feel the heat | Vic Marks

Joe Root and Trevor Bayliss safe despite Ashes humbling but selectors’ emphasis on character over record and a reluctance to shuffle the pack needs looking atIt has been gruelling for England’s players but they should no ...

Guardian Monday, 8th January 2018, 12:30PM - Read article


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England must use Ashes defeat as motivation, says Anderson – video

Jimmy Anderson, standing in for Joe Root as England captain, says the crushing Ashes defeat must be used as motivation for 2019. Australia won the fifth Test in Sydney by an innings and 123 runs to seal a 4-0 series win. ...

Guardian Monday, 8th January 2018, 11:59AM - Read article


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Australia’s Steve Smith puts winning the Ashes in England on his bucket list

Captain celebrates crushing 4-0 series win by looking forward to Australia’s four-Test tour of South Africa in March which will fine-tune side for England next yearOne of the Steve Smith’s best attributes as the Australi ...

Guardian Monday, 8th January 2018, 11:29AM - Read article


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England not ‘blown away’ in Ashes and upheaval not necessary, says Anderson

• ‘It doesn’t feel completely disastrous,’ says stand-in captain after 4-0 loss• ‘We’ve not dealt with those pressure situations well with bat or ball’Jimmy Anderson, deputising for a stricken Joe Root, insisted the Ashe ...

Guardian Monday, 8th January 2018, 7:44AM - Read article


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Joe Root's absence hastens England's demise as Australia take Ashes 2017-18 series 4-0

England 346 & 180-9; Australia 649-7 declaredSteve Smith awarded Compton-Miller Medal for Player of the SeriesJoe Root retired ill for second time on 58 after being taken to hospitalIt was all over by 2.15pm – th ...

Guardian Monday, 8th January 2018, 4:28AM - Read article


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Ashes 2017-18: Australia v England, fifth Test, day five – live!

Latest updates from the Sydney Cricket Ground on day fiveFarbrace questions players’ mental strength and characterAnd Get in touch with Adam on email or via Twitter @collinsadam 11.38pm GMT 48th over: England 93-4 (Bairs ...

Guardian Sunday, 7th January 2018, 11:38PM - Read article


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England captain Joe Root retires hurt after hospitalisation for dehydration

On 42 not out Root retires hurt but may return to bat laterA heat stress tracker recorded 57.6C in the middle of the SCG on SundayJoe Root was hospitalised with severe dehydration but England’s captain is now at the SCG ...

Guardian Sunday, 7th January 2018, 11:20PM - Read article


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Dehydrated Root doubtful for final day

Joe Root missed the start of the final day’s play at the fifth Test in Sydney, after suffering from severe dehydration.

Sky Sports Sunday, 7th January 2018, 10:18PM - Read article


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England left with little hope after Marsh Ashes centuries on day four – video

England were left with an uphill battle to pick up a consolation win in the fifth Test of the Ashes, ending the fourth day 210 behind Australia only just six wickets remaining. The Marsh brothers, Shaun and Mitchell, con ...

Guardian Sunday, 7th January 2018, 7:08PM - Read article


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Australia’s once-maligned Marsh brothers move up to solid ground | Adam Collins

Once considered a liability, the Perth siblings emulated the Chappells and the Waughs with their centuries in SydneyOccasionally, a line of commentary perfectly captures the sentiment of a nation. In Adelaide two summers ...

Guardian Sunday, 7th January 2018, 6:11PM - Read article


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Mark Stoneman and James Vince sweat on their places in New Zealand tour party | Ali Martin

Of England’s three unproven batsmen at the start of the Ashes series, only Dawid Malan has cemented his place in the side – Stoneman and Vince have promised much but ultimately failed to deliverThe three England batsmen ...

Guardian Sunday, 7th January 2018, 2:40PM - Read article


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England coach Paul Farbrace questions players’ mental strength and character

• After another chastening day, assistant coach queries personnel in side• Farbrace tells James Vince his future as England player is in the balanceEngland’s planning for their next tour to Australia in four years time m ...

Guardian Sunday, 7th January 2018, 11:06AM - Read article


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Australia make England sweat in Sydney heat as Ashes finish line draws near

• England 346 & 93-4; Australia 649-7 declared• England trail by 210 runs with six wickets in hand• Australia’s Marsh brothers both score centuriesJoe Root stood on the burning deck, whence all but he had fled. E ...

Guardian Sunday, 7th January 2018, 8:02AM - Read article


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Australia v England: fifth Ashes test, day four – live!

Over-by-over updates from the Sydney Cricket GroundGet in touch with Adam on email or via Twitter @collinsadam 12.27am GMT 170th over: Australia 528-4 (S Marsh 124, M Marsh 86) Okay, Broad does get a go now. Ali Mitchell ...

Guardian Sunday, 7th January 2018, 12:27AM - Read article


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