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Ashley Giles steps down as England managing director after Ashes loss

Ashley Giles has stepped down as the England managing director following a review meeting by ECB to analyze the team’s Ashes performance, where they lost the series 0-4. Andrew Strauss will replace Ashley Giles for the post on an interim basis and the board will look for a full-time replacement.
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newscricket5 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | WATCH : Tasmania police shut down post-Ashes drinking party after noise complaint

In an unexpected turn of events, Tasmania police were called to break the post-Ashes party involving Alex Carey, Travis Head, and Nathan Lyon along with two English cricketers after Australia won the series by 4-0. A noise complaint was made to the hotel as the group played music from the balcony.
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newscricket6 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | WATCH: Ben Stokes given out LBW but replays show that ball deflected from stumps without dislodging bail

In a bizarre scene in the fourth Ashes Test in Sydney, Ben Stokes was given out LBW by the umpire but a review by him showed that the ball had hit the top of off-stump without dislodging the bails. Australia declared their first innings on 416/8 and Usman Khawaja played a knock of 137 runs.
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newscricket6 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | We want to go 5-0 up in the series, asserts Nathan Lyon

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has cleared the intention of the Australian team saying that they want to inflict a clean sweep in the series keeping an eye on the World Test Championship final. Lyon also revealed he didn’t consider any fixture as a dead-rubber while playing for Australia.
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newscricket6 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | We are not gelling as a group and individually playing well enough, says Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler has said that the team is not gelling well enough as a group and their individual performances have also been average throughout the series. He further added that there is a sense of disappointment and frustration within the team after losing the first three matches of the series.
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newscricket6 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | David Boon to miss fourth Ashes Test after being tested Covid positive

The match referee for the ongoing Ashes, David Boon will miss the fourth Test of the five-match series after being tested Covid-19 positive. Steve Bernard, who is part of the international panel of ICC referees and is based in New South Wales will replace Boon for the Sydney Test.
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newscricket6 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | England coach Chris Silverwood to miss fourth Test after being forced to isolate

England head coach Chris Silverwood will miss the fourth Test of the Ashes after a family member of the touring party tested positive for Covid-19. Silverwood and his family have been asked to isolate for 10 days after a family member was found positive in the latest round of PCR tests.
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newscricket6 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Haven’t seen worse performing team in Australia, says Ricky Ponting about England’s performance

Ricky Ponting has said that he hasn’t seen a 'worse performing team' in Australia after England lost the first three matches in the ongoing Ashes series. Ponting further opined that England might need to think of a solution to make playing conditions in England more suitable to Australian surfaces.
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newscricket6 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | We are setting ourselves up for next few years, says Pat Cummins

After Australia defeated England in the third Ashes Test by an innings and 14 runs, Pat Cummins has stated that his side is setting up themselves for the next few years. Cummins further added that Australia have a great opportunity to win Test matches during the upcoming subcontinental tours.
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newscricket6 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Everyone in the dressing room is gutted, says Joe Root after innings defeat against Australia in Boxing Day Test

After England went down by an innings and 14 runs in the third Test against Australia, Joe Root has stated that everyone in the dressing room is gutted, and disappointed with the embarrassing defeat in Melbourne. Root further added that England will give their best to win the remaining two Tests.
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