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Latest news: The Ashes

England snub Australia for traditional post-series Ashes drinks

Australia's players have been left disappointed after believing they were brushed for the traditional post-Ashes drinks by England at The Oval after day five.

Australia’s bid for Ashes series win falls in a heap

Australia have slumped to a 49-run loss to England on the last day at The Oval, leaving the Ashes series drawn at 2-2 after the fifth and final Test.

Australia want Ashes series win after retaining urn

Australia have put off celebrating retaining the Ashes with a washed-out draw in Manchester, putting their focus clearly on winning the series at The Oval.

Australia retain women’s Ashes with three-run ODI win

Australia have retained the women's Ashes with one match to play after claiming a three-run win over England in the second one-day international.

Warner no certainty for fourth Test as squeeze looms

Pat Cummins has said Australia will keep all selection options open for the fourth Ashes Test, including dropping David Warner to make room for Mitch Marsh.

Australia defend Alex Carey in ‘spirit of hairdressing’ spat

Australia's team management have denied a report wicketkeeper Alex Carey walked away from a haircut without paying, in the latest bizarre Ashes twist.

Head claims Bairstow threatened same stumping on him

Australia batsman Travis Head has claimed that Jonny Bairstow threatened to stump him when he left his crease on the last ball of an over in the Ashes.

Same old Aussies, always winning: Albo fires back at British PM

Anthony Albanese has launched a broadside at British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's claims Australia cheated in the second Ashes Test.

Australia win Lord’s Test in drama-charged finish

Australia have taken a 2-0 lead in the Ashes after completing a dramatic 43-run defeat of England in the second Test at Lord's. On a fiery final day in London, Ben Stokes threatened...

Australia claim players abused, touched at Lord’s after wild scenes

Footage has emerged of stewards stepping between Lord's members and Australian players in the long room after a controversial Jonny Bairstow dismissal.

Steve Smith equals Steve Waugh with Test century No.32

Steve Smith has gone equal second on the list of all-time Australian Test century makers, joining Steve Waugh after completing his 32nd ton at Lord's.

Protesters disrupt Lord’s Test, threaten to ruin pitch

Australia and England players have had to stop protesters from destroying the Lord's wicket, early on the first morning of the second Ashes Test.

Ashleigh Gardner takes eight wickets in Australia Ashes triumph

Australia have won the women's Ashes Test by 89 runs after Ashleigh Gardner claimed eight wickets to spin England out on the final day at Trent Bridge.