Ashes is the Test Cricket series played between Australia and England. It is considered as being held with the team who most recently won the Test series . If the Test series is drawn , the team that previously holds the Ashes , retains the title trophy.This series is started in 1882. Ashes series have generally been played over five Test games. Ashes have been hosted once in every two years.
69 series have been played between England and Australia in Test Cricket. 32 series are won by Australia , 32 series by England and remaining 5 matches are drawn.
Out of 69 series, Australian have made 250+ centuries in Ashes while England players have made 212 centuries.
Australian have taken 10 wickets haul 41 times and Englishmen have taken 38 ten wicket haul.Although England team is good but they are not able to beat Australians in records .
Highest Score in an Inning
32 series wins
L Hutton (364 runs )
32 series wins
DG Bradman(334 runs)
New Home of Ashes
It is the series played between Australia and England .Magellan Ashes called The New Home of Ashes . It is an ongoing series & started on 23 November 2017 and ends on 8 January 2018.This series is gonna played in Australia.
Australia won the first match of this series by 10 wickets & leads the five match series by 1-0.
Australia – Steve Smith(c) , David Warner(vc) ,Cameron Bancroft , Jackson Bird , Peter Handscomb , Usman Khawaja , Patrick Cummins , Josh Hazelwood , Nathan Lyon , Glenn Maxwell , Shaun Marsh , Tim Paine(wk) , Chad Sayers , Mitchell Starc .
England – Joe Root(c) , James Anderson(vc) ,Jonny Bairstow(wk) , Moeen Ali , Stuart Broad , Jake Ball , Gary Ballance , Alastair Cook , Mason Crane , Dawid Milan , Ben Foakes , Tom Curran , Craig Overton ,James Vince , Chris Woakes , Mark Stoneman .
|Test Match||Match Played||Venue|
|1st Test||23 Nov 2017||27 Nov 2017||The GABBA , Brisbane|
|2nd Test||2 Dec 2017||6 Dec 2017||Adelaide Oval|
|3rd Test||14 Dec 2017||18 Dec 2017||WACA , Perth|
|4th Test||26 Dec 2017||30 Dec 2017||MCG , Melbourne|
|5th Test||4 Jan 2018||8 Jan 2018||SCG , Sydney|
|The GABBA , Brisbane|
|Adelaide Oval , Adelaide|
|WACA , Perth|
|Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) , Melbourne|
|Sydney Cricket Ground , Sydney|