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Ashes score 2019 LIVE cricket: England vs Australia action and commentary stream from third Test at Headingley

Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage of the Ashes, as we head to Headingley for the all-important third Test.

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Slow progress or no progress? Root's England can ill afford to lose at Leeds

Ashes results tend to define the careers of England's captains and coaches: if Root leads England to successive series defeats, they will have to contemplate a change

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Ashes 2019: England and Australia take series to Headingley where indecision is final

Like a Magic Eye drawing or one of those trick mirrors, Headingley is one of those places where the more

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Ashes 2019, LIVE cricket: England vs Australia news and commentary stream from the third Test at Headingley

Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage of the Ashes, as we head to Headingley for the third Test. England

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Sam Cook seven-for, Kent blown away for 40 as Essex complete outrageous comeback

Twenty-six wickets fell on the third day in Canterbury as Essex recovered a first-innings 114 to secure a vital win

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Ashes score 2019 LIVE cricket: England vs Australia action and commentary stream from second Test at Lord's

Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage of the Ashes. Jofra Archer offered a tantalising glimpse of his Test cricket

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Has Joe Root fallen out of the Fab Four?

Over the last couple of years or so, England's captain has not quite kept pace with Smith, Kohli and Williamson

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Virender Sehwag trolls himself with hilarious Tweet, pays ‘unwilling tribute’ to Aryabhatta

The former Indian opener has gained quite a reputation for his quirky tweets on social media platforms.

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Sehwag Trolls Himself, Pays ‘Tribute’ to Aryabhata

Virender Sehwag tweeted about his ‘king pair’ against England while paying a tribute to Aryabhata.

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Ashes 2019: Steve Smith equals Jacques Kallis’ remarkable batting record in Test cricket

The cover drives aren’t textbook, the stance and trigger movement is outright irritating and he could be patchy for most part of his innings, yet, Steve Smith knows how to score runs in the whites.

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Burns shows his worth to hit unbeaten century

By Peter Hall BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Rory Burns' superb maiden test century and 57 from Joe Root put England

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Burns stays true to himself to score Ashes hundred

Rory Burns said maintaining faith in his distinctive batting style had been the key to a maiden Test hundred that

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The Ashes 2019: Centurion Rory Burns soaks in sunlit acclaim as England take upper-hand in first Test

Just a single, just like all the others. A totally ordinary delivery on the stumps met with a totally ordinary

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Ashes 2019: England’s Rory Burns cherishes ‘really good experience’ of maiden Test century

Rory Burns is pleased that his hard work paid off as a maiden Test century handed England the advantage on

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Birmingham brilliance: England's Edgbaston winning streak

Australia haven't won in any format at Edgbaston since the 2001 Ashes, while England have 11 consecutive victories there dating back to 2014

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The Edge Film: England cricket and the human cost of sustained sporting excellence

It is almost exactly, give or take a few weeks, 10 years since Jonathan Trott’s century on Test debut helped

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Root and Paine's different paths to Ashes captaincy

One seemed destined to be a Test captain at 23; the other was thrust into the leadership following an extraordinary

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Cricket: England have nothing to lose by opening with Roy

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) - Whether Jason Roy turns out to be an inspired choice to open in the

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Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood heaps pressure on Jason Roy ahead of first Ashes Test

Australia bowler Josh Hazlewood has turned up the heat on Jason Roy ahead of Thursday's Ashes opener. Roy starred as

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Hazlewood questions Roy's Ashes opening credentials

Australian quick cites Aaron Finch's difficulties as an indicator of how challenging it is for limited-overs specialists to successfully open the batting in Tests

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Australia's Hazlewood warns Roy over Test transition

Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood has cranked up the pressure on Jason Roy ahead of the Ashes, reminding the England batsman

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Mohammad Amir, the lost genius

Five years ago, as an undergraduate student in Montreal, I went an Elton John concert. One of my favourite artists

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Jack Leach, Jason Roy fifties draw England level

Nightwatchman opener Jack Leach unbeaten on 60 at lunch as Jason Roy also records maiden Test fifty

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Vaughan slams 'embarrassing' England collapse against Ireland

Former captain Michael Vaughan labelled England an "embarrassment" after they were dismissed for 85 before lunch on the first day

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England collapse shows bowlers hold key to the Ashes

As England were being bowled out for 85 by Tim Murtagh at Lord’s, Australia reduced themselves to 430 for 33

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