England vs Australia 5th Ashes Test Day 1: Buttler fights, but Marsh makes it Australia’s day

Mitchell Marsh four wickets England Australia 5th Ashes Test Day 1 The Oval cricket

Mitchell Marsh ended the day with figures of 4-35 off 16.1 overs

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England batsman Jos Buttler fought hard by scoring an unbeaten 64, but Mitchell Marsh gave Australia the upper hand on the opening day at The Oval with his four-wicket haul.

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Is Sri Lanka’s tour of Pakistan set to be cancelled?

Many of Sri Lanka's senior players are reportedly worried about or refused to travel to Pakistan cricket

Many of Sri Lanka’s senior players are reportedly worried about or have refused to travel to Pakistan

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Many of Sri Lanka’s senior players have expressed their concerns about travelling to Pakistan for a limited overs series as they are worried about the security situation in the country.

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England vs Australia 4th Ashes Test Day 5: Australia triumph to retain the Ashes in England for the first time since 2001

Australia retain the Ashes in England for the first time since 2001 4th Ashes Test Day 5 Manchester cricket

Australia are over the moon after retaining the Ashes in England for the first time in 18 years

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Australia beat England by 185 runs in the final hour on the fifth day in Manchester to retain the Ashes in England for the first time since 2001.

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Is Sohail Tanvir upset Misbah-ul-Haq has been appointed as Pakistan’s head coach and chief selector?

Sohail Tanvir pleased that Misbah-ul-Haq was appointed as head coach and chief selector Pakistan cricket

Sohail Tanvir: “[The] appointment of Misbah-ul-Haq as a head coach, in my view, is an excellent choice”

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Pakistan left-arm seamer Sohail Tanvir expressed his delight at former captain Misbah-ul-Haq being appointed head coach and chief selector.

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England vs Australia 4th Ashes Test Day 4: Cummins strikes twice after Smith’s 82 sets England 383 to win

Steve Smith 82 England Australia 4th Ashes Test Day 4 Manchester cricket

Steve Smith struck 11 boundaries during his knock of 82

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Following Steve Smith’s magnificent 82, which set England 383 to win, Pat Cummins struck twice in consecutive deliveries to leave Australia eight wickets away from retaining the Ashes.

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