Home Authors Posts by Liam Blackburn

Liam Blackburn


Ashes 2019: Australia eight wickets from retaining the urn as Root and Denly dig...

Openers Rory Burns and Jason Roy were out cheaply, but Joe Root and Joe Denly stuck around as Australia sought a speedy victory.

Ashes 2019: Australia star Smith back in the nets after concussion

A concussion ruled Steve Smith out of the third Test, but the Australia batsman faced some throw downs in the nets on Saturday.

Ashes 2019: Australia set England improbable target of 359 at Headingley

England will need to make 359 in their second innings at Headingley or Australia will retain the Ashes with two Tests to spare.

Ashes 2019: Hazlewood delighted to expose England’s vulnerability in hosts’ paltry 67 all out

Joe Root's second successive duck gave Josh Hazlewood encouragement and Australia ripped through England to take charge of the third Test.

Ashes 2019: Archer hobbles off to compound England’s misery

Australia were 245 runs ahead with six wickets in hand when Jofra Archer hobbled off at Headingley.

Ashes 2019: Australia build on sizeable advantage after more batting blues for England

Having dismissed England for 67 inside 28 overs, Australia reached tea at 82-3, with a lead of 194.

Ashes 2019: England’s shambolic 67 in Opta numbers

We take a look at the Opta numbers behind a dismal batting display after Australia skittled England for 67.

Ashes 2019: England capitulate as Australia dismiss them for 67

Australia had a first-innings lead of 112 after England were skittled for 67 on the second day of the third Ashes Test.

Ashes 2019: Hazlewood leads the way to leave England in dire straits

England's batting frailties were once again exposed as Australia seamer Josh Hazlewood took three wickets to leave the hosts 54-6 at lunch.

Ashes 2019: England’s top order crumbles in another rotten start

Having bowled Australia out for 179 on Thursday, England lost three wickets in the first hour in favourable batting conditions.

Latest Betting Previews

Latest Sports News