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Ranking England's Australian nightmares

In eight completed Ashes tours since 1986-87, England have won one series and lost seven by thumping margins. But which have had saving graces, and which have been unmitigated shockers?

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ECB launches inquiry into early morning drinking session

"Time for bed, thank you" - police had to be called in to send the merrymakers, which included Australians Lyon, Head and Carey, to their hotel rooms as the noise continued till just after 6am

Why Broad needs to replace Root as Test captain

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Tightrope walk for teams with 'scattered' preparations leaving them undercooked

Getting the show on the road itself will count as an achievement considering the Covid-affected build-up to the marquee series

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Jonassen not feeling 'any extra expectation' with Wareham, Molineux absent

Left-arm spinner had missed India series due to injury, but returned to action in WBBL with 21 wickets for Brisbane Heat

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