1. The Ashes: Ranking 10 Best Bowling Performances in England vs. Australia History

    To get you in the mood for the start of the 2015 Ashes series, we are picking out some of the finest individual performances from down the years...

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  2. Essex vs. Australia: Days 3 and 4 Takeaways

    Australia’s preparations for the Ashes concluded in the best way possible as they beat Essex by 169 runs in Chelmsford, the perfect way to warm up for the first Test against England...

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  3. Australia Win as Hazlewood Delivers

    Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood strengthened his claims for a place in the first Ashes Test with four wickets in the tour win over Essex...

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  4. 'Great Bowler, Even Better Bloke': Ryan Harris Retires

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  5. Harris Retires, Cummins into Ashes Squad

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  6. Clarke: Watto or Marsh a Very Tough Call

    Michael Clarke has floated the prospect of duelling allrounders Shane Watson or Mitch Marsh both playing next week's Ashes opener.....

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  7. Harris Facing More Scans, Unlikely for 1st Test

    CHELMSFORD: Ryan Harris's participation in this Ashes series remains under a cloud after the veteran paceman was sent to London for a second round of scans on his knee on Friday.....

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  8. Why Mitchell Johnson Will Be Australia's X-Factor in 2015 Ashes Series

    It is often said that time heals all wounds. Alastair Cook and his England team are about to find out if 18 months is long enough to get over the scars left by Mitchell Johnson ...

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  9. Ashes 2015: Josh Hazlewood Hungry for Chance to Hit England Hard

    Born on the day Australia retained the urn in 1991, the 24-year-old seamer grew up on a drip-feed of 'Pommy-bashing' watching England stagger from series to series against an attack led by his idol Glenn McGrath...

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  10. Essex vs. Australia: Day 2 Takeaways from the Tour Fixture at Chelmsford

    When Australia were bowled out for 562 on the second day of their tour match against Essex, it seemed it could lead to a case of deja vu ...

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  11. Essex vs. Australia: Day 1 Takeaways from the Tour Match at Chelmsford

    Australia's batsmen, well, nearly all of them, filled their boots on the opening day of their tour match against Essex at Chelmsford. After being put in by the county side on the hottest day of the year so far, the tourists amassed 440 for six...

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  12. Mathews Gives Sri Lanka Healthy Lead

    On the hottest July day in England since records began, it was hard to know what was at a higher temperature - a sweltering Chelmsford crowd or the scything blade of Mitchell Marsh...

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  13. Michael Clarke out 1st Ball vs. Essex

    Michael Clarke out for a golden duck in #Ashes warm-up—Thomas Moore hasn't played a first-class game this season.....

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  14. Aussies Beat Essex by 169 Runs in Final Warm-Up Match

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  15. Injured Harris Effectively out of First Test

    Ryan Harris has been effectively ruled out of contention for the first Ashes Test in Cardiff when he was unable to be passed fit for the tourists' final warm-up game against Essex...

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  16. Ashes: Harris (Knee) in Doubt for 1st Test

    Pace bowler Ryan Harris was a late withdrawal from the Australia side to face Essex in Chelmsford with a knee problem, which could put him out of contention for the opening Ashes Test in Cardiff next month...

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  17. Essex vs. Australia: Key Storylines Heading into Chelmsford Tour Match

    Australia's preparations for the upcoming Ashes series continue with a warm-up fixture against Essex at Chelmsford...

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  18. Starc Not Convinced by Pink Balls

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  19. Ashes 2015: Watson and Johnson Take Digs at England

    While England continued their Ashes preparations at their Spanish desert hideaway Australia were out front and centre with Shane Watson and Mitchell Johnson taking digs at their opponents...

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  20. Kent vs. Australia: Lessons Learned from Tour Match at Canterbury

    Australia kicked off their tour of England with a 255-run win over Kent at Canterbury. Michael Clarke's side enjoyed the perfect warm-up ahead of the first Test against England in Cardiff...

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  21. Few Clues as Lehmann Names Second Match XI

    Darren Lehmann believes he and his fellow selectors are close to knowing the make-up of Australia's XI for the opening Ashes Test, barring the sort of mind-boggling events that are supposed to descend on this week's final warm-up match in Chelmsford...

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  22. Harris Fights to Regain His Place

    Ryan Harris rates Australia's pace battery well ahead of the equivalent set of fast men who came to England in 2013.....

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  23. Marsh Edges Ahead in Test Battle After Ton

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  24. Ashes 2015: Australia Beat Kent by 255 Runs at Canterbury

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  25. Smith Lets His 'Bat Do the Talking' with Kent Ton

    Australia's Steven Smith says he wants to let his bat "do the talking" after the world's number one-ranked Test batsman opened his Ashes tour account with a century against Kent.....

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