We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

# Ashes

Last year
Australia make strong start in pursuit of Ashes glory
Australia take charge of fifth and final Ashes test
Crawley's stunning century puts England ahead in fourth Ashes Test
Mark Wood bamboozles Australia with express pace to give England Ashes hope
Australia win fractious 2nd Ashes Test amid angry scenes
Late reprieve for Ben Duckett keeps England’s hope of miracle chase alive
Ben Duckett out for 98 as aggressive England fight back in second Ashes Test
Khawaja keeps England at bay after Broad strikes in Ashes opener
All time
England sign off on calamitous Ashes series with Hobart horror show
England survive tense fourth Test to end Australia's hopes of Ashes whitewash
Jonny Bairstow celebrates toughest century of his career on day three in Sydney
Stuart Broad takes five wickets for England but Usman Khawaja shines brightest
England coach to miss Ashes Test after Covid positive
Hapless England's Ashes dreams in tatters as Australia pounce
Battling England succumb as Australia clinch second Ashes Test
England collapse again as Australia turn screw in second Ashes Test
Starc strikes and lightning strikes as England toil again – second Test day two
Buttler shells two chances as England's Ashes hopes are dealt another blow
Ruthless Australia crush England in first Ashes Test
England made to toil at The Gabba as Travis Head hits brilliant hundred
BT Sport drops Vaughan from Ashes coverage as BBC leaves door ajar
Australia retain the Ashes as England rally to tie the series
Stokes stars as England beat Australia by one wicket to win third Test and keep Ashes alive
Australia on brink of retaining Ashes after England's woeful 67 all out
Steve Smith sits out Ashes Test final day after concussive bowl
Cummins double stuns England after Smith makes brave 92 in second Test
Australia win Ashes with crushing victory in third Test
Ian Brady's lawyer says his ashes won't be scattered on moor where he buried victims
Crowds chant 'I am Fidel' as leader's ashes reunited with Che Guevara
Poll: Do you agree with the Vatican's stance on scattering ashes?
David Bowie left $100 million in his will
'Devastated' woman returns from holidays to find her daughter's ashes have been stolen
Stolen ashes of man's partner and baby returned after appeal
Mother's plea to thieves who stole her baby boy's ashes but left the box storing them
11 Ash Wednesday chat-up lines guaranteed to make you cringe
Aussies complete Ashes whitewash over sorry England
England cricketers in the clear after late-night session makes headlines
Announcer fired on the spot after he introduces England cricket star Panesar in Indian accent
Kevin Pietersen wins libel damages over Specsavers ad
Here’s what happened today: Saturday