The Ashes is a Test cricket series played between England and Australia.The term originated in a satirical obituary published in a British newspaper, The Sporting Times, immediately after Australia's 1882 victory at The Oval, its first Test win on English soil.
The Ashes is a Test cricket series played between England and Australia. The series have varied in length, consisting of between one and seven Test matches, but since 1998 have been consistently five matches. It is one of sport's most celebrated rivalries and dates back to 1882. It is generally played biennially, alternating between the United Kingdom and Australia. Australia are the current holders of the Ashes, having been the incumbent holders, after drawing the 2019 series 2–2 ...
Without doubt cricket’s most important Test Series, The Ashes competition was founded in 1882 and is played by cricket’s oldest Test nations, England and Australia.
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Celebrate the start of Australian summer with the Ashes series - a cricket match series close to the hearts of Aussies. Cricket is more than a sport in Australia. It’s played on the beach with friends, watched during a barbecue with family and cheered for from the seat of a noisy stadium. The Ashes series is a five-match test cricket series played between Australia and England.
Series results; Series/Tournament Season Winner Margin; The Ashes (England in Australia) 1882/83: England: 2-1 (3) The Ashes (Australia in England) 1884: England: 1-0 (3) The Ashes (England in Australia) 1884/85: England: 3-2 (5) The Ashes (Australia in England) 1886: England: 3-0 (3) The Ashes (England in Australia) 1886/87: England: 2-0 (2) The Ashes (England in Australia) 1887/88
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The Ashes 2021-22 – Schedule. The series is scheduled to be played at five venues across Australia between 8 December 2021 and 18 January 2022. The five venues will be the Gabba, Adelaide Oval, the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the Sydney Cricket Ground, and the Perth Stadium. Check out the schedule for the The Ashes 2021-22:
This is going to be the 72nd Ashes series - which first originated in 1882. The name of the cricket series was chosen after Australia's first victory on English land in 1882.
Ashes 2021-22 schedule: Dates announced for men's and women's series. 19 May 2021. From the section. England men's Ashes tour of Australia will begin on 8 December in Brisbane and, for the first ...