The Ashes: England Captain Joe Root Tells Australia To 'Bring It On'
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The Ashes: England Captain Joe Root Tells Australia To 'Bring It On'

England captain Joe Root told Australia to "bring it on", vowing to fight fire with fire as his team expect a hostile reception at next week's first Ashes Test in Brisbane.

James Anderson Open To England's Vacant Vice-Captaincy
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James Anderson Open To England's Vacant Vice-Captaincy

Veteran pace spearhead James Anderson said he was open to replacing suspended Ben Stokes as England vice-captain for the coming Ashes Test series.

Ashes 2017: Australia Captain Steve Smith Out To Re-Open England's 'Scars'
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Ashes 2017: Australia Captain Steve Smith Out To Re-Open England's 'Scars'

England in 2013-14 were battered by the hostility of paceman Mitchell Johnson, backed up by Ryan Harris and Peter Siddle and the resilience of Australia's lower batting order.

Joe Root Says England Ready For Australia Sledging War
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Joe Root Says England Ready For Australia Sledging War

England is steeled for a sledging war in the Ashes series with suspended Ben Stokes the expected focus of Australia's barbs, captain Joe Root said on the team's arrival in Perth.

Joe Root Must 'Con' Players Into Ashes Mindset: Michael Vaughan
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Joe Root Must 'Con' Players Into Ashes Mindset: Michael Vaughan

Vaughan, speaking just over a week before England depart, said Steve Smith's Australians are still a formidable side at home even though they are not the dominant force they once were.

Jonny Bairstow Stars As England Thrash West Indies To Win ODI Series 4-0
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Jonny Bairstow Stars As England Thrash West Indies To Win ODI Series 4-0

England cantered past the winning post as Joe Root finished alongside Jonny Bairstow on 46 not out, scoring the winning runs with a six.

Ben Stokes Included In England's Ashes Squad Despite Recent Arrest
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Ben Stokes Included In England's Ashes Squad Despite Recent Arrest

Ashes-holders England face Australia in the first of five Tests in Brisbane starting on November 23.

England To Host India For A Complete Series In 2018
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England To Host India For A Complete Series In 2018

It will be only the second time India, the world's number one Test side, play a five-Test series in England since 1959.

England vs West Indies, 1st Test: Cook and Anderson Pile On Agony For Windies
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England vs West Indies, 1st Test: Cook and Anderson Pile On Agony For Windies

West Indies were 44 for one in reply to England's imposing 514 for eight declared, a deficit of 470 runs, when rain ended the second day's play early.

England vs West Indies: Ton-up Alastair Cook And Joe Root Give Windies Hard Day's Night
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England vs West Indies: Ton-up Alastair Cook And Joe Root Give Windies Hard Day's Night

England were 348/3 at stumps on Day 1 vs West Indies at Edgbaston

4th Test: Moeen Ali Shines As England Beat South Africa To Clinch Series 3-1
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4th Test: Moeen Ali Shines As England Beat South Africa To Clinch Series 3-1

South Africa, set a huge 380 for victory, were bowled out for 202 shortly after tea on the fourth day

4th Test: Kagiso Rabada Gives South Africa Early Edge vs England
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4th Test: Kagiso Rabada Gives South Africa Early Edge vs England

Kagiso Rabada took the prize wicket of Ben Stokes on the first day of the fourth Test.

3rd Test: Alastair Cook Defies South Africa On Rain-Hit First Day
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3rd Test: Alastair Cook Defies South Africa On Rain-Hit First Day

England were 171 for four at stumps, having won the toss, with 31 of the scheduled 90 overs lost to bad weather on the opening day of the 100th Test at The Oval.

Joe Root 'Can't Believe' Michael Vaughan Blast After South Africa Shocker
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Joe Root 'Can't Believe' Michael Vaughan Blast After South Africa Shocker

Joe Root was stunned by former England captain Michael Vaughan's assertion that his side had failed to respect Test cricket during their thumping 340-run defeat by South Africa at Trent Bridge.

2nd Test: South Africa Bowlers Leave England Reeling
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2nd Test: South Africa Bowlers Leave England Reeling

Keshav Maharaj and Chris Morris shared six wickets to establish a commanding position against England.

England vs South Africa 2nd Test, Day 1: Live Streaming Online, When And Where To Watch Live Coverage On TV
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England vs South Africa 2nd Test, Day 1: Live Streaming Online, When And Where To Watch Live Coverage On TV

How to watch Day 1 of England vs South Africa 2nd Test match. Read all about live coverage and Test match action from Trent Bridge, Nottingham on July 14, 2017.

Captain Joe Root Wants England To Make Start 'Count'
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Captain Joe Root Wants England To Make Start 'Count'

Root confirmed England would field an unchanged team after off-spinner Moeen Ali, who took 10 wickets on a turning pitch at Lord's.

1st Test: Moeen Ali Spins England To 211-Run Victory Over South Africa
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1st Test: Moeen Ali Spins England To 211-Run Victory Over South Africa

Off-spinner Ali, the man-of-the-match, finished with Test-best figures of six for 53 in 15 overs -- including a burst of five for 20 in 25 balls -- on a pitch offering sharp turn.

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