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England player ratings from first Ashes Test

Australia drew first blood in the Ashes after romping to a 251-run victory over England in the opening Test at Edgbaston. Steve Smith registered a century in both innings while Nathan Lyon and Pat Cummins bowled the tourists into a 1-0 lead on the final day. England's main contributions, and rare positives, came through Rory […]

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England All Out for dismal 85 in Ireland Test at Lords

England's World Cup honeymoon was gatecrashed in sensational fashion as Ireland skittled their hosts for a calamitous 85 all out on the first morning at Lord's. Just 10 days after lifting the trophy in a final that instantly entered sporting folklore, Joe Root's side were back at the scene of triumph – but were blown […]