Stephen Brenkley is Cricket Correspondent for The Independent.
Ashes 2015: England secure 1-0 series lead with 169-run victory over Australia as Joe Root and Moeen Ali lead brave new side
12 July 2015 12:26 AM
England 430 and 289, Australia 308 and 242
09 July 2015 06:52 PM
England 430, Australia 264/5: The hosts started the day by adding some useful lower order runs
Ashes 2015 report: Joe Root rides his luck for England before running riot over Australia but late wickets leave First Test finely poised
08 July 2015 07:06 PM
England reach 343 for 7 at close after absorbing day's action
07 July 2015 11:33 PM
The last series was marred by sledging so Alastair Cook and Michael Clarke have promised this one will be hard but fair. But is that just hot air...?
06 July 2015 11:57 PM
'Beefy told us we have to enjoy the cricket and embrace the series,' reveals batsman
06 July 2015 09:43 PM
The team will again be led by Charlotte Edwards, competing in her eighth Ashes series
06 July 2015 09:35 PM
Australia's new boy reveals net sessions are lively as fast bowler returns to his peak
06 July 2015 12:51 AM
If the bowlers expose Australia’s slightly embryonic middle order, prosperity could ensue
04 July 2015 05:50 PM
COMMENT: England’s skipper has a reputation for being cautious but if he can embrace his team’s new spirit of adventure there is a chance they can pull off a glorious shock in the Ashes series, which begins on Wednesday
Ashes 2015: 'It's not about life and death, it's a game of cricket,' says former England captain Andrew Strauss
02 July 2015 07:50 PM
Strauss will come out of retirement to lead a side in a fund-raising Twenty20 match at The Oval in September
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