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Australia see things they like in England - Lehmann

Australia coach Darren Lehmann says the home side have seen weaknesses in the England team that they will look to exploit during the Ashes.

Brunt and Gunn keep alive hopes of drawn Women's Ashes series

Katherine Brunt stars with bat and ball as England - with the Women's Ashes gone - win their second Twenty20 international against Australia.

Ashes: Pick your England team for first Test against Australia

Who do you think should be in the England team for the Ashes opener against Australia? Pick your XI and share it with friends.

Ashes 2017-18: How to follow England's tour of Australia on the BBC

England begin their Ashes defence on Thursday when they take on Australia in Brisbane - here's how to follow the action.

'Don't miss a ball, England are here to win' - Bayliss warns Australia

Coach Trevor Bayliss tells England fans "don't miss a ball" of the Ashes series because his side are not in Australia to "make up the numbers".

Ashes: England humbled by Jason Sangha & Matthew Short in Townsville

England narrowly avoid going wicketless throughout the final day of their last Ashes warm-up game against a Cricket Australia XI.

'The selectors are morons' - are Australia in worse shape than England?

A keeper who doesn't keep and six players dropped - why Australia's "moronic" selectors may have given England a timely boost before the Ashes.

Ball expected to be fit for first Ashes Test

England bowler Jake Ball is likely to be fit for selection for the first Test of the Ashes series in Brisbane on Thursday.

England 'lacking' in failed Women's Ashes series

England are "lacking in a few areas" according to coach Mark Robinson after Australia retained the Women's Ashes in empathic style.

Ashes: Dawid Malan hits century before England stutter in warm-up game

England remain on course for victory in their final Ashes warm-up game despite a middle-order collapse following Dawid Malan's century.

Quiz: Can you name the players in Australia's Ashes squad?

The How many of the players in the Australia squad for the first Ashes Test do you recognise? Play our picture quiz.

Australia recall Paine after seven years for Ashes

Australia recall wicketkeeper Tim Paine after seven years and the uncapped Cameron Bancroft is called up for the opening Ashes Test against England.

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Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

This week's sport on the BBC includes the Rugby League World Cup, ATP Finals and rugby union's autumn internationals.

Women's Ashes: England 'emotional' after Australia retain Ashes

England's Tammy Beaumont says there is "a lot of emotion" in the camp after Australia retain the Women's Ashes.

Ashes 2017-18: Alastair Cook and Moeen Ali dice with danger Down Under

England's Alastair Cook and Moeen Ali get up close and personal with Australian wildlife before the first Ashes Test at the Gabba on 23 November.

Ashes: England like 'kittens' without Ben Stokes - Sir Viv Richards

England will look like "kittens" without all-rounder Ben Stokes in the Ashes in Australia, says West Indies legend Sir Viv Richards.

The estate agent in charge of England - who is the real Trevor Bayliss?

A pink wedding jacket and scented candles - Trevor Bayliss' journey from selling houses in Australia to plotting his own country's Ashes downfall.

'We were even sledged by the pilot' - the perils of an Ashes tour

Pigs on the pitch, "building an idiot" and hospital food - England players recall the challenges of touring Australia.

The Women's Ashes, humpback whales and Blowers' cake

Heather Knight can't wait for her first Women's Ashes Test as captain - after ringing the Lord's bell, going back to school and playing arcade games at Australia's version of Butlins.

Indian Premier League: How 10 years of the IPL changed cricket

India international cricketers past and present debate the success of the Indian Premier League over its first decade

Jonny Bairstow on his dad, Cape Town, Geoffrey Boycott and Jonny Wilkinson

England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow opens up to Michael Vaughan in a special interview for BBC Radio 5 live.

County ins & outs - signings, departures and rumours

With the 2017 county season over keep up to date with the latest signings, departures and rumours ahead of the 2018 campaign.

Future tour dates

Details of forthcoming international cricket tours for which fixtures have been announced.

ICC Test, ODI and T20 rankings - teams, batsmen and bowlers

Official team and player rankings for men and women's Tests, one-day internationals and Twenty20 matches.



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