In the first ENRG Sport Podcast of the new term, Jamie Braidwood is joined by Iain Legget to review this winter’s Ashes series. Australia, led by captain and Man of the Series Steve Smith, were dominant throughout, winning 4-0. England never really got anything going and endured a miserable tour, raising plenty of questions about their bowling attack and batting order.
Jack Hobbs and captain Harry Brooks put on a solid display to push past Namibia in their opening game of the Under-19 Cricket World Cup. By Iain Leggat
On a landmark summer’s afternoon at Lords, England needed three wickets from their final three balls to clinch victory over South Africa. It seemed impossible, but not to Moeen Ali. It’s one of English cricket’s most iconic moments. By John Menzies.
The ENRG Sport podcast previews the latest instalment of the fiercest rivalry in Test Cricket. It is, of course, the Ashes, with England facing Australia down under. With problems at bat, as well as all the issues surrounding Ben Stokes, can England secure another memorable away win and retain the Ashes?
England’s squad to face Australia in two months’ time is a mix of old and new, but something doesn’t quite seem right. Rather than offering solutions to England’s problems at bat, this squad announcement only results in more problems. By Iain Leggat.
With the 2017/18 England team to tour Australia scheduled to be announced on Wednesday morning, we begin our build up to this year’s Ashes series. Here are our picks for who should make the trip in November. By Iain Leggat.
England defeated the West Indies by 124 to win the third One Day International at Bristol, but they had a certain Moeen Ali to thank. Report by John Menzies.