Chris Woakes

Admit your error Aussie selectors, include Nathan Lyon in the ODI team

Everything the Australian selectors did during the Ashes series turned to gold. Despite criticisms, they included Shaun and Mitchell Marsh, as well …

Sport (Australia)

Buttler hundred hands England ODI series victory

SYDNEY (Reuters) - England’s Jos Buttler struck a belligerent unbeaten 100 to set up a 16-run win over Australia in the third one-day international on Sunday, as the touring side took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series.<p>The right-handed batsman produced late fireworks to complete his …

Josh Hazlewood

Australia's losing streak

8:25 AM ET<p><b>1-</b> This was the first time Australia had lost the first three matches of an ODI series at home. They have had five such performances away …

West Indies

England dig deep in their 'best' performance under Morgan

Inspiration with the bat came from Jos Buttler, then England managed to overcome the loss of Liam Plunkett with the ball

Moeen Ali

Steve Smith has been dismissed to a controversial catch that has divided opinion

THE cricket world is again divided — this time over where Jos Buttler cleanly caught a controversial chance that rocked Australia’s run chase.<p>Smith …

Sport (Australia)

Straight sets: Buttler ton sweeps England to 3-0 series win

Jos Buttler made a sensational unbeaten hundred as England won the ODI series on Sunday night.<p>Following a chastening 4-0 defeat in the Ashes, the …

Moeen Ali

Wessels fails to make IPL auction as Blast feats go unnoticed

9:06 AM ET<p>Riki Wessels might be regarded as one of the most dangerous batsmen in the NatWest Blast but that has failed to impress the movers and …

Dawid Malan

Eoin Morgan hails England's 'best win to date'

<b>England captain Eoin Morgan labelled his team's victory over Australia to secure the one-day series as "probably our best win as a group to date."</b><p>Jos Buttler struck four sixes in an unbeaten 100 from 83 balls as England beat Australia by 16 runs in Sydney.<p>England added 76 from the final six overs …

Impressive England beat Australia in second ODI

England turned in an impressive all-round team performance to beat Australia by four wickets in the second one-day international at the Gabba on …

Jonny Bairstow

Shubman Gill replicates Virat Kohli’s extraordinary shot

Shubman Gill © Getty ImagesShubman Gill made news with his performance against Zimbabwe where he scored 90 off 59 balls. India won the match easily …

Virat Kohli

Pigeon cops BBL blow as Will Smith returns in Stars v Thunder

An unfortunate pigeon was in the firing line of a Peter Handscomb cut shot during Saturday evening's Big Bash match at the MCG.<p>1:13<p>Finch makes it …

Peter Handscomb

Joe Root stars as England secure commanding 2-0 ODI series lead over Australia

Test captain Joe Root scores 46 not out and takes two wickets for 31 runs as tourists seal four-wicket win.<p>Alex Hales and Jonny Bairstow produce an …

Moeen Ali

Morgan pulls strings to tie down Australia

10:43 AM ET<p><i>Leading England for a record 70th time in ODIs, Eoin Morgan had an outstanding day in the field at the Gabba, while his bowlers backed up</i> …

Moeen Ali

England beat Australia by 16 runs in Sydney to clinch ODI series

Jos Buttler celebrates after scoring a century during the ODI against Australia. (REUTERS)<p>England defeated Australia by 16 runs in the third one day …

Mitchell Starc

Jonny Bairstow and Alex Hales hit half-centuries as England beat Australia by four wickets

England have beaten Australia by four wickets in the second one-day international in Brisbane to take a 2-0 lead in the series.<p>We'll be bringing you …

Jonny Bairstow

Australia v England: second one-day international – live!

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Moeen Ali: I worried I was letting my team-mates down during the Ashes

The worst feeling for Moeen Ali during his torrid Ashes series was the fear he was letting his team-mates down.<p>Moeen, speaking for the first time since the end of the Test series and bolstered by a good performance in the ODI win at the MCG, cut a forlorn figure towards the end of the Ashes series …

Moeen Ali

UK View: ‘Sliding Doors’ moment that has England humming

YOU’D think that a man who had just belted England’s highest ever one day international score would be earning the plaudits after Jason Roy played …

Sport (Australia)

Jason Roy blasts England’s highest ODI score in five-wicket win over Australia

• Australia 304-8 (50 overs); England 308-5 (48.5) • Roy hits 180 and Root makes 91* in five-wicket win<p>That’s one way to win your first game of an Australia tour. The Ashes may be gone but England kicked off the ODI series with the most thumping of five-wicket wins in the first of five ODIs. For …

Cricket

Live: ‘What are you on, Healy?’

Steve Smith rates 'smart' White1:12<p>Cricket: Steve Smith talks to the press ahead of the ODI series against England.<p>a day …

Glenn Maxwell

The day McGrath floored Pietersen

It says a lot for the intensity of the Ashes rivalry that Glenn McGrath and Kevin Pietersen, whose Test careers only overlapped by some 16 months, …

Cricket

'Indian roots. How could I not be mad about cricket?' - Sangha

3:56 AM ET<p>As Australia arrive at training ahead of their Under-19 World Cup opener against India in Mount Maunganui, a familiar stance, backlift and …

Usman Khawaja

Liam Plunkett insists England are 'full of beans' ahead of ODI series with Australia as they seek Ashes revenge

Liam Plunkett insists England’s one-day specialists have no reason to be cowed by Australia’s Ashes success.<p>After surrendering the urn in a 4-0 …

Jonny Bairstow

England have axed three members of their Ashes touring party after Aussie destruction job

ENGLAND have kept the faith in James Vince and Mark Stoneman despite their 4-0 Ashes series loss, with the top-order batsmen retained in England’s …

Sport (Australia)

Who are England's fastest bowlers? The express pacemen who could help Joe Root's team reclaim the Ashes

Six years ago, incidentally a year after England retained the Ashes with victory in Australia, the ECB unveiled a vastly-ambitious plan - to produce a conveyor belt of 100mph fast bowlers.<p>In front of a captivated audience at Loughborough University - the base for England's National Performance …

Dale Steyn

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

The pace trident of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins, supported by spinner Nathan Lyon, is a rare gift for captain Steve Smith<p>Keep the bowling attack fit and healthy over the next 18 months and there is no reason why Australia cannot break a drought that stretches back to 2001 and win …

Cricket

England are 'scared' of producing pace bowlers- Michael Holding

<b>West Indies legend Michael Holding says England are scared of producing pace bowlers and that their lack of them was the problem in the Ashes defeat.</b><p>England lost the recent series 4-0 against Australia.<p>Holding says English pace bowlers are "not encouraged to go fast" and that economy rates are …

Mitchell Starc

England’s bowling stocks are grim

England fought harder in this Ashes than they did during their 5-0 humiliation five years ago, but what this series exposed is their awful lack of …

Sport (Australia)

Five things we learned from Sydney Ashes Test

Throughout this Ashes summer, Pat Cummins has been the enforcer, with an assortment of short-pitched deliveries designed to weaken resolve and then …

Stuart Broad

Talking points from day two of the Fifth Ashes Test

ENGLAND’S tail frustrated Australia on the morning of day two, before Australia’s batsmen got to have their say at the SCG.<p>After knocking off Cameron …

Sport (Australia)