JASON GILLESPIE: I don’t understand the uproar over England’s post-Ashes drinking session

Nathan Lyon was among the Australian players who socialized with opponents after the Ashes

JASON GILLESPIE: Australia will have learned a lot from their drinking session with Joe Root and James Anderson… but it was a private interaction between fellow athletes. Why the public uproar? Jason Gillespie says England’s Hobart drinking session has faced unfair scrutiny Joe Root and James Anderson were socializing with their opponents until 6am Gillespie … Read more

Cricket: Joe Root’s demands to reset first-class play won’t happen for at least 12 MONTHS

England captain looking to reset first-class game but will have to wait a year

England captain Joe Root’s demands to reset top class cricket following Ashes humiliation will not happen for at least 12 MONTHS after ECB commits to 2022 national plans England look to rebuild Test side structure after Ashes 4-0 loss Captain Joe Root wants an instant reset to the game’s first-class structure But the ECB has … Read more

Travis Head, Australia ICC Test Batting Rating, Bowling Rating, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith

Travis Head, Australia ICC Test Batting Rating, Bowling Rating, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith

Australian Ashes hero Travis Head was the tallest player on the MRF Tires ICC Test Players Ranking after his Man of the Series winning performance against England in the summer. Head plundered the best 357 runs in an Ashes series with an average of 59.50 and a strike rate of 86.02, including two centuries, a … Read more

England must rip it all up and start over – Root’s run as captain is RUN and the ECB must regain confidence

England's chaotic collapse to 4-0 Ashes series defeat leaves Joe Root's captain in jeopardy

It must be at the lowest. They can’t go any lower. This must be the moment when England draw a line in the sand and really mean it when they say they will prioritize Test cricket. And that means doing much, much more than having the audacity to call for a red ball reset, as … Read more

Ashes Scores, England Cricket, Joe Root, Chris Silverwood, Ashes Scores, Pat Cummins, Usman Khawaja, Cricket Schedule, Australia Cricket

Ashes Scores, England Cricket, Joe Root, Chris Silverwood, Ashes Scores, Pat Cummins, Usman Khawaja, Cricket Schedule, Australia Cricket

England were completely demolished in one of the Ashes’ worst performances by a visiting side and now some are suggesting team culture is to blame with revelations of ‘fat shaming’ and drinking during the match. tour. Coach Chris Silverwood will have a lot to think about in the coming weeks and in tandem with captain … Read more

Australia vs England fifth Test live coverage, Alex Carey played no ball, video, highlights, reaction

Australia vs England fifth Test live coverage, Alex Carey played no ball, video, highlights, reaction

Alex Carey was given a ‘lifeline’ as England missed a golden chance to cross into Australia, after the tourists suffered further white line fever. After England collected three quick wickets to start day three, Chris Woakes sent Carey on their way after the southpaw interrupted a daring shot attempt. His dismissal left Australia reeling at … Read more

Ashes live score, Ashes results, Cameron Green, Ricky Ponting, Ashes results, England vs Australia, Ashes scorecards, Joe Root, Pat Cummins

Ashes live score, Ashes results, Cameron Green, Ricky Ponting, Ashes results, England vs Australia, Ashes scorecards, Joe Root, Pat Cummins

After starting the series slow with the bat, Cameron Green found form in the final two Tests of the series. The young West Australian attributed his success to Ricky Ponting’s comments about his leaping motion before the ball left the bowlers’ hand. “The way he’s settling in, how open he is with his position… it … Read more

Worst England team to visit Australia, Joe Root, video, reaction, highlights, Michael Vaughan verdict

Worst England team to visit Australia, Joe Root, video, reaction, highlights, Michael Vaughan verdict

England’s failed tour of Australia will go down as one of the worst. That’s the opinion of Michael Vaughan, who feels that some “non-negotiables” must be delivered by Joe Root after their hellish Doomsday tour ends in Hobart. For Vaughan, too many excuses have been made. “I just think we’re in a time where we’re … Read more

Pat Cummins’ captain reveals the truth about Tim Paine, Justin Langer

Pat Cummins' captain reveals the truth about Tim Paine, Justin Langer

In the moments after the Ashes’ 4-0 win over Australia, you may have noticed, alongside overwhelmingly positive sentiment for Pat Cummins’ side, a negative message doing the rounds on social media . The post in question came from Nick Paine, brother of former Australia Test captain Tim, who was sacked on Ashes Eve for sending … Read more

Australia vs England fifth Test; Future of Justin Langer, moment that gave a clue to the Australian manager’s future, news, updates, results

Australia vs England fifth Test;  Future of Justin Langer, moment that gave a clue to the Australian manager's future, news, updates, results

At tea on Sunday, England sat at 1-68 with a genuine chance to shock Australia by winning the fifth Test from the Ashes. With the game on the line, it would have been safe to assume that tensions would have slowly risen within the Australian camp. And yet, as the players prepared to take to … Read more