Andrew Strauss hails England's Ashes win in Australia7 February 2011
A battered and bruised England flew out of Australia with skipper Andrew Strauss certain their historic Ashes success had not been tarnished by the heavy one-day international series defeat
England emphatically sealed the most coveted prize of their three-month tour Down Under when they beat Aus...
Ashes betting - England close in on series win in Australia6 January 2011
England were on the cusp of securing their first outright Ashes series win in Australia in 24 years after manoeuvring the hosts into a hopeless position on day four of the final Test
A century from Matt Prior (118) added to earlier hundreds from Alastair Cook and Ian Bell saw England to 644 all ...
Ashes betting - England set to beat Australia in Sydney5 January 2011
Hundreds from Alastair Cook and Ian Bell put England on course to win the Ashes outright in Australia for the first time in 24 years
Prolific opener Cook missed a second double-century of the series by just 11 runs but ticked off another clutch of Ashes run-scoring milestones nonetheless.
Ashes betting - England in a strong position to beat Australia in Sydney4 January 2011
England finished day two of the fifth Test in a strong position despite the late wicket of Kevin Pietersen
Pietersen hooked Mitchell Johnson straight to Michael Beer but the dependable Alastair Cook and nightwatchman James Anderson guided England to 167 for three at the close in reply to Austral...
Ashes betting - Australia v England 5th Test to end in a draw?3 January 2011
Victor Chandler have cut the odds on the final Ashes Test ending in a draw to 8/5 following a rain-affected opening day in Sydney, with England still favourites at 5/4 and Australia eased to 3/1 after being restricted to 134 for four
Tim Bresnan could afford a wide smile in the SCG drizzle as he...
Ashes betting - England have the best of Day One of the 5th Ashes Test3 January 2011
England eked out four Australia wickets between breaks for rain and bad light on day one of the fifth Ashes Test at the SCG
Phil Hughes saved the tourists from a rare wicketless session in this winter’s Ashes, when he fell to the last ball before lunch, and England struck a second time with what...
Ashes betting - Michael Clarke to captain Australia in final Ashes Test30 December 2010
Michael Clarke will captain Australia in the final Ashes Test which starts in Sydney on January 3rd
The batsman stands in for Ricky Ponting, who has been ruled out of the game which the hosts need to win to level the series after aggravating the fracture in his left little finger in the comprehe...
Ashes betting - England retain Ashes with innings victory in 4th Test29 December 2010
England completed the formalities of wrapping up a first successful Ashes tour of Australia in 24 years before lunch on the fourth day of the fourth Test in Melbourne, winning by an innings and 157 runs to take a 2-1 lead in the series
With home bowler Ryan Harris unable to bat due to injury, An...
Ashes betting - England close in on Ashes victory in Australia28 December 2010
England stand on the cusp of retaining the Ashes after Tim Bresnan ripped through the top order after tea at the MCG
Bresnan – selected here for his first match of the series in place of leading wicket-taker Steven Finn – shifted opener Shane Watson (54), an ultra-determined home captain Ricky P...
Ashes betting - Ponting and Australia frustated as England smell victory27 December 2010
Centurion Jonathan Trott continued England’s domination of Australia in the fourth Ashes Test – much to the frustration of Ricky Ponting on a bad-tempered second day at the MCG
Having watched the hosts capitulate for 98 on day one, Trott ploughed on to an unbeaten 141, while wicketkeeper Matt Pr...
Ashes betting - England odds-on to beat Australia after Boxing Day success26 December 2010
England were firmly in control as they search for the victory that will see them retain the Ashes after they ended a superb first day 59 runs ahead of Australia with all their wickets intact in the Boxing Day Test at the MCG
James Anderson (four for 44) and Chris Tremlett (four for 26) shared ei...
Ashes betting - latest Australia v England odds20 December 2010
England are 13/8 with Victor Chandler to win the Ashes series after being pegged back to 1-1 with two Tests left to play
Australia claimed a convincing 267-run victory in the third Test at the WACA Ground and it could be argued that the momentum has now swung in the home side’s favour.
4th Ashes Test - Ricky Ponting named in Australia squad20 December 2010
Ricky Ponting is hoping to lead Australia again in next week’s fourth Test at Melbourne after being named in an unchanged squad despite his broken finger
Ponting suffered the injury in the field on Saturday as Australia were on their way to a series-levelling victory in Perth.
But he stressed a...
Ashes betting - Strauss confident that England can bounce back20 December 2010
Captain Andrew Strauss is confident that England’s 267-run defeat in the third Ashes Test at the WACA Ground will not cause panic in his side
The tourists failed to bat out the opening hour on the fourth day in Perth as Australia grabbed the five wickets they needed to level the series 1-1 with ...
3rd Ashes Test - Australia demolish England to level series 1-119 December 2010
England failed to bat out the opening hour of the fourth day of the third Test at the WACA Ground as Australia claimed the five wickets they needed to level the series at 1-1
Ryan Harris took four of the wickets to fall, to return his career-best figures of six for 47, as England were bowled out...