Cricket – The Ashes

When is The Ashes 2019?


The Ashes 2019, starts at 11am on August 1 when England host Australia at Edgbaston. The five-Test series concludes on September 16.

Where is The Ashes 2019 taking place?


First Test – August 1-5 (Edgbaston, Birmingham)
Second Test – August 14-18 (Lord's, London)
Third Test – August 22-26 (Headlingley, Leeds)
Fourth Test – September 4-8 (Old Trafford, Manchester)
Fifth Test – September 12-16 (The Oval, London)

Who are the current Ashes champions?


Australia are the current Ashes holders. This will be the 71st Ashes series, the oldest rivalry in cricket, which takes place between England and Australia. The two countries take it in turns to host a five-match Test series, usually every couple of years, with the winner keeping the Ashes urn. The first series took place in 1882-83, with the most recent in Australia in the winter of 2017-18. Australia dominated England, winning the series 4-0, with victories in Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and Sydney, the last two each by an innings defeat. England salvaged a draw in the fourth Test in Melbourne thanks to Alastair Cook’s unbeaten 244.

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From the 70 Ashes Test series’ thus far, Australia have won 33 and England 32. Five Ashes series’ have been drawn. In those series, Australia won 134 of the 330 Test matches played, with England winning 106. There have been 90 drawn Tests. In the 134 years since 1883, Australia have held the Ashes for approximately 78.5 years, and England for 55.5 years

Who has the most Ashes wins?


From the 70 Ashes Test series’ thus far, Australia have won 33 and England 32. Five Ashes series’ have been drawn. In those series, Australia won 134 of the 330 Test matches played, with England winning 106. There have been 90 drawn Tests. In the 134 years since 1883, Australia have held the Ashes for approximately 78.5 years, and England for 55.5 years

Who will win The Ashes 2019?


The GentingBet odds make England slight favourites to beat Australia. England won the last four Ashes series’ on home soil, with victory margins of 2-1 (2005), 2-1 (2009), 3-0 (2015) and 3-2 (2015). England won five of the last eight Ashes series in total, but have failed to win any of the last nine Test matches played in Australia. There have been 163 Ashes Test matches played in England. The hosts won 50, Australia won 48 and 65 have ended in a draw. England won 18 of the 35 Ashes series’ played on home soil, with Australia winning 14. An Ashes series draw in England has occurred on three occasions, the last in 1972.

How can I watch and stream The Ashes 2019 live?


Sky Sports have the broadcast rights to all England home matches, so all live coverage will be on Sky Sports Cricket channel. Sky Sports subscribers will also be able to stream the matches via the SkyGo and Sky Sports apps. You can buy a day pass to Sky Sports. Alternatively, If you don’t have Sky, you’ll be able to watch the matches through NOW TV without signing up for a full contract. NOW TV can be streamed through a computer or apps found on most smart TVs, phones and consoles. Free to air highlights each day can be found on Channel 5. The BBC will provide radio coverage via Test Match Special on 5Live.

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