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Test cricket’s next challenge: how to avoid yet another lop-sided Ashes series | Geoff Lemon

On what was supposed to be the day after the Hobart Test, all was quiet. England had wrapped up an epochally anaemic Ashes defeat leaving

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New Zealand’s white ball series in Australia postponed due to Covid protocols

New Zealand’s limited-overs tour of Australia has been postponed indefinitely due to uncertainty over when the visitors would be able to return home due to

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Not all failings of England’s Test team can be blamed on county cricket | Barney Ronay

England in Australia: anatomy of a shellacking. The reviews are in. The play-by-play reports have been filed by those closest to this sullen and lifeless

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Ashes 2021-22: our writers’ end-of-series awards

Ali Martin Player of the series Pat Cummins was class personified, both as a courteous, seemingly ego-free captain who had Australia playing in his image

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Thorpe’s England job under threat over video of police shutting down post-Ashes party

Graham Thorpe, England’s assistant coach, could be under pressure for his job after a video he shot of Tasmanian police shutting down an early hours

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Giles and Silverwood must go but Joe Root can help England’s post-Ashes rebuild | Mark Ramprakash

What a way for the Ashes to end. England’s performance with the bat across the series was terrible, with that final-day collapse completely in keeping.

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Ashes 2021-22: Player ratings for Australia’s ruthless rout of England

ENGLAND James Anderson His final Ashes series in Australia (surely) was bookended from the sidelines. In his three Tests, he was typically parsimonious but only

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Excuses can be made for England’s Ashes shambles, but someone should pay for it

Day four in Hobart was one of potentially beautiful batting conditions, the sun shining down on the Tasmanian state capital as the ferries pootled in

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England collapse ends Ashes in fitting style – The Final Word podcast

Emma John recaps day three in Hobart, where England collapsed to gift Australia another victory as they completed a 4-0 series win. Things started well