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31 Jul 2015
BIRMINGHAM - Ian Bell guided England to an eight-wicket victory over Australia in the third test at Edgbaston on Friday to put the hosts 2-1 up in the series with two matches to play.
BIRMINGHAM - England paceman Steven Finn's five-wicket haul put the hosts on the brink of a 2-1 Ashes series lead over Australia on Thursday with the tourists facing a desperate battle to avoid a humiliating third-test defeat.
BIRMINGHAM - Paceman James Anderson took six wickets to skittle Australia for a paltry 136 and put England in control on the first day of the third test at Edgbaston on Wednesday.
LONDON - A rampant Australian pace attack ripped out a feeble England England for 103 to seal a crushing 405-run win in the second Ashes test at Lord's on Sunday and level the series at 1-1.
LONDON - Australia repelled a brief England fightback led by Alastair Cook and Ben Stokes to remain firmly in control of the second Ashes test on the third day at Lord's on Saturday.
LONDON - Australia ripped out England's top order to take a vice-like grip on the second Ashes test after completely dominating the second day at Lord's on Friday.
LONDON - Australia were glowing with contentment after their batsmen dominated the first day of the second Ashes test against England at Lord's on Thursday.
LONDON - Chris Rogers and Steve Smith plundered superb centuries to lead Australia to a commanding 337 for one on the first day of the second Ashes test against England at Lord's on Thursday.
LONDON - Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin will not play in the second test against England at Lord's due to family reasons, Cricket Australia said on Tuesday.
LONDON - England have named an unchanged 13-man squad for the second Ashes test at Lord's next week having thrashed Australia by 169 runs in Cardiff on Saturday to take a 1-0 series lead, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Sunday.