• England v Australia, 2nd Test, Lord's, 2nd day
  • Watson's a myth as he never learns
  • Jul 19, 2013: Shane Watson's innings was so predictable as to be sad; flattering to deceive then an lbw that was nothing but out yet he still reviewed it

  • England v Australia, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 2nd day
  • The worst dismissal in history?
  • Jul 19, 2013: Plays of the day from the second day of the second Ashes Test at Lord's

  • England v Australia, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 1st day
  • A priceless inch for Bairstow
  • Jul 18, 2013: While it was galling for Jonny Bairstow to fall to a Steve Smith full toss, his innings had looked to have ended much earlier but Peter Siddle's overstepping have him a crucial second chance

  • England v Australia, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 1st day
  • A royal visit and Clarke's intuition
  • Jul 18, 2013: The plays of the day from the first day at Lord's of the second Ashes Test

  • Rewind to 2009
  • Flintoff rocks Australia and inspires England
  • Jul 18, 2013: With the second Test of the Ashes taking place at Lord's, we take a look back to when England secured their first Ashes victory in 75 years at the home of cricket

  • Betting Blog
  • Now's the time if you fancy Australia's Ashes
  • Jul 17, 2013: After the thrilling finish at Trent Bridge, the Ashes continues with the 2nd Test at Lord's on Thursday and another five days of scorching sunshine promised.

  • Ashes Classics: Part 2
  • Most memorable Ashes catch
  • Jul 17, 2013: Vote on our shortlist of classic Ashes moments that have taken place in England since 1981

  • England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 4th day
  • Roared on and roared off
  • Jul 13, 2013: The day began with a tribalistic welcome for Ian Bell and Stuart Broad and ended with a great wave of relief at Michael Clarke's dismissal

  • England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 4th day
  • An English plan made in Australia
  • Jul 13, 2013: Something that David Saker had seen in Chris Rogers' batting led to a wicket and an on-pitch tribute from England's leading bowler

  • England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 4th day
  • Starc begins with a car crash
  • Jul 13, 2013: ESPNcricinfo presents the plays of the day from the fourth day at Trent Bridge

  • The Ashes
  • No. 13 already lucky for Agar
  • Jul 12, 2013: Ashton Agar is Australia's 13th Test spinner since Shane Warne. It is quite a story. Is he the one?

  • England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 2nd day
  • England freeze when faced by the unknown
  • Jul 11, 2013: Ashton Agar's historic Test debut revealed England's over-reliance upon James Anderson and a worrying trend to freeze under pressure

  • England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 2nd day
  • Mega Ashes keeps throwing up surprises
  • Jul 11, 2013: Two days into back-to-back series and the cricket has already been more interesting and entertaining than anything David Warner does after midnight

  • England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day
  • No surprises from Siddle
  • Jul 10, 2013: The selectors pulled one out of the hat with Ashton Agar's inclusion but they were wise to stick with the reliable Peter Siddle

  • England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day
  • England turn up bearing gifts
  • Jul 10, 2013: Instead of sticking to first principles and patiently grinding out a match-defining total, England's batsmen misguidedly attempted to assert themselves

  • England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day
  • Wide, but not that wide
  • Jul 10, 2013: ESPNcricinfo presents the plays of the day from the opening day of the Ashes series

  • Ashes Classics: Part 1
  • Most memorable Ashes Test
  • Jul 10, 2013: To coincide with the 2013 Investec Ashes series, we are asking you to vote on our shortlist of classic Ashes moments that have taken place in England since 1981

  • Betting Blog
  • Trott 5/1 to get hot at Trent Bridge
  • Jul 9, 2013: British & Irish Lions historic tour of Australia win - check. British winner of Wimbledon - check. Now all we need is an England Ashes win and we'll be jumping through the roof at ESPN towers.

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