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Alastair Cook believes past Ashes experiences will have little bearing on the outcome of this summer’s eagerly-anticipated series.
Australia captain Michael Clarke expects fine margins to decide this summer's Investec Ashes Series as he attempts to win a Test series in England for the first time in his decorated career.
Moeen Ali is blogging exclusively for ecb.co.uk this summer. Below he previews the Investec Ashes Series and recalls England's recent trip to Spain.
Ten years on from the famous 2005 Ashes series, which England won 2-1, Andrew Flintoff reveals to ecb.co.uk his three favourite moments from that summer against Australia.
Just two weeks to go until the start of the 2015 Women’s Ashes series in Taunton! Former England women seam bowler turned cricket pundit Isa Guha takes us back through her Ashes memories.
Matt Coles returned a career-best match haul of 10-98 as Kent completed their second LV= County Championship triumph of the season in beating Leicestershire by eight wickets at Grace Road.
Yorkshire have work still to do on the last day to turn their dominance of Warwickshire into victory after a rain-affected third day of their LV= County Championship clash at Edgbaston.
Daryl Mitchell continued his relentless domination of Hampshire’s bowling by reaching an undefeated 206, his second double-century in the LV= County Championship, in a chanceless innings stretching to nine hours over two days at New Road.
Chris Read helped himself to a second century of the season as Nottinghamshire dominated day three of their LV= County Championship game against Middlesex at Trent Bridge.
Jos Buttler will remember forever the pep talk for his maiden Investec Ashes Series, whatever the outcome of this summer's headline sporting event.
England's all-time leading wicket-taker James Anderson wants to reach new heights in the Investec Ashes Series against Australia.
Former England opening batsman Michael Atherton has recalled the “scarcely believable” moment when he was handed his first Test cap in an Ashes clash in 1989.
Experienced England women’s squad selected for start of Women’s Ashes series.
Coverage of seven matches in the LV= County Championship where Yorkshire dismissed Warwickshire for just 69, while Dawid Malan hit an unbeaten 182 for Middlesex and Kent closed on a Division Two triumph over Leicestershire.
Live coverage of the LV= County Championship where Dawid Malan will look to press on from his career-best 159 at Trent Bridge while Warwickshire's top-order are tasked with building on their bowlers' good work against champions Yorkshire yesterday.
Yorkshire's bowlers showed the qualities of champions to dismiss potential title-contenders Warwickshire for just 69 in the LV=County Championship at Edgbaston.
Half-centuries from Brendan Taylor and Steven Mullaney kept Nottinghamshire in the game on the second day of their LV= County Championship game against Middlesex at Trent Bridge.
Peter Trego and James Hildreth produced an unbroken partnership of 140 as Somerset took a grip on an absorbing LV=County Championship match with Sussex at Taunton.
Daryl Mitchell carried on his crusade against Hampshire as Worcestershire recovered from an early crisis in the New Road clash between the bottom two teams in Division One of the LV= County Championship.
Bad light frustrated Kent as they ended the second day of their LV= County Championship Division Two match against Leicestershire closing in on victory.