The Ashes: Let Battle Commence

As the 70th Ashes series gets underway in Brisbane, we have a foot in each camp with special guests former England bowler Matthew Hoggard and former Australia spinner Brad Hogg.

They discuss the unique pressures of an Ashes tour, the secrets of success and failure and the crucial role of the captain.

And as Australia wrap up the women’s Ashes, superstar Ellyse Perry relives her record-breaking double century.

Photo: Steve Smith & Joe Root with the Ashes urn

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27 minutes

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Sat 25 Nov 2017 05:32 GMT
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