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Australia retain the Ashes as England rally to tie the series
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Australia retain the Ashes as England rally to tie the series

Sep 15th 2019, 7:22 PM 4,342 Views 1 Comment

Victory for the home side at the Oval means the Ashes ends in a draw for the first time since 1972.

Stokes stars as England beat Australia by one wicket to win third Test and keep Ashes alive
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Stokes stars as England beat Australia by one wicket to win third Test and keep Ashes alive

Aug 25th 2019, 5:05 PM 6,997 Views 17 Comments

England required perfection to keep their series afloat and got just that courtesy of the 28-year-old’s performance.

Australia on brink of retaining Ashes after England's woeful 67 all out
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# Ignominy

Australia on brink of retaining Ashes after England's woeful 67 all out

Aug 23rd 2019, 7:41 PM 5,924 Views 8 Comments

This was England’s lowest Ashes total since 1948 and the fourth time in 18 months they had been dismissed for under a hundred in a Test.

Steve Smith sits out Ashes Test final day after concussive bowl
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Steve Smith sits out Ashes Test final day after concussive bowl

Aug 18th 2019, 2:13 PM 4,265 Views 5 Comments

The Australian batsman took a sickening blow from a ball bowled by Jofra Archer.

Cummins double stuns England after Smith makes brave 92 in second Test
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Cummins double stuns England after Smith makes brave 92 in second Test

Aug 17th 2019, 9:17 PM 3,776 Views 1 Comment

Australia know early wickets on Sunday could leave them in a position to press for a victory.

Australia win Ashes with crushing victory in third Test
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Australia win Ashes with crushing victory in third Test

Dec 18th 2017, 8:35 AM 4,633 Views 2 Comments

But it wasn’t without controversy.

Ian Brady's lawyer says his ashes won't be scattered on moor where he buried victims
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Ian Brady's lawyer says his ashes won't be scattered on moor where he buried victims

May 17th 2017, 10:01 PM 16,924 Views 32 Comments

Brady and his accomplice Myra Hindley murdered five children in England in the 1960s.

Crowds chant 'I am Fidel' as leader's ashes reunited with Che Guevara
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Crowds chant 'I am Fidel' as leader's ashes reunited with Che Guevara

Dec 1st 2016, 8:24 AM 10,354 Views 54 Comments

Castro’s ashes will be laid to rest in a final ceremony on Sunday.

Poll: Do you agree with the Vatican's stance on scattering ashes?
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Poll: Do you agree with the Vatican's stance on scattering ashes?

Oct 26th 2016, 10:09 AM 27,905 Views 196 Comments

The Catholic Church has said ashes should not be scattered or kept at home.

David Bowie left $100 million in his will
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David Bowie left $100 million in his will

Jan 30th 2016, 10:02 AM 39,987 Views 41 Comments

The star said he wanted his ashes scattered in Bali in line with Buddhist rituals.

'Devastated' woman returns from holidays to find her daughter's ashes have been stolen
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'Devastated' woman returns from holidays to find her daughter's ashes have been stolen

Sep 25th 2015, 10:50 PM 22,148 Views 11 Comments

The robbery happened in the London suburb of Croydon.

Stolen ashes of man's partner and baby returned after appeal
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Stolen ashes of man's partner and baby returned after appeal

Apr 10th 2015, 4:31 PM 34,451 Views 21 Comments

“From the bottom of my heart, thank you all so much.”

Mother's plea to thieves who stole her baby boy's ashes but left the box storing them
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Mother's plea to thieves who stole her baby boy's ashes but left the box storing them

Feb 17th 2015, 1:31 PM 17,450 Views 16 Comments

The ashes in a sealed bag were gone.

11 Ash Wednesday chat-up lines guaranteed to make you cringe
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# Dat Ash

11 Ash Wednesday chat-up lines guaranteed to make you cringe

Mar 5th 2014, 1:06 PM 32,549 Views 42 Comments

#AshWednesdayChatupLines at your SERVICE.

Aussies complete Ashes whitewash over sorry England
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Aussies complete Ashes whitewash over sorry England

Jan 5th 2014, 12:05 PM 2,033 Views 11 Comments

The tourists suffered their sixth batting collapse of the series.

England cricketers in the clear after late-night session makes headlines
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England cricketers in the clear after late-night session makes headlines

Dec 3rd 2013, 1:34 PM 1,898 Views 0 Comments

“The Poms can’t handle a sledge but they sure can handle a drink,” said the Sydney Daily Telegraph after Monday’s drinks.

Announcer fired on the spot after he introduces England cricket star Panesar in Indian accent
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Announcer fired on the spot after he introduces England cricket star Panesar in Indian accent

Nov 30th 2013, 11:50 AM 5,062 Views 0 Comments

The Aussie PA announcer at Alice Springs dropped after race jibe in England’s latest match.

Kevin Pietersen wins libel damages over Specsavers ad
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Kevin Pietersen wins libel damages over Specsavers ad

Oct 8th 2013, 12:34 PM 1,929 Views 0 Comments

Specsavers agree to pay England batsman substantial damages following ad controversy.

Here’s what happened today: Saturday
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Here’s what happened today: Saturday

Sep 28th 2013, 9:13 PM 14,203 Views 21 Comments

The sad end to the search for missing Peggy Mangan, a court appearance over the Leicester fire and the Taoiseach says ‘no’ to a TV debate.

Margaret Thatcher's ashes laid to rest in private London service
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Margaret Thatcher's ashes laid to rest in private London service

Sep 28th 2013, 5:00 PM 9,264 Views 90 Comments

A plaque with the inscription “Margaret Thatcher 1925 – 2013″ was placed at the site where she was laid to rest in the grounds of a military nursing home.

Stolen human ashes found after being 'mistaken for drugs'
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# Ashes To Ashes

Stolen human ashes found after being 'mistaken for drugs'

Sep 11th 2013, 7:30 PM 953 Views 1 Comment

The box of ashes was stolen from a van in Pittsburgh.

Australian cricketer suspended after bar attack over fake beard
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Australian cricketer suspended after bar attack over fake beard

Jun 13th 2013, 12:03 PM 2,019 Views 1 Comment

David Warner punched England’s Joe Root on Wednesday and has been banned until the start of the Ashes.

6 bizarre things Irish people have reported stolen
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6 bizarre things Irish people have reported stolen

Mar 21st 2013, 1:57 PM 25,166 Views 19 Comments

Is anything safe? Apparently not…

VIDEO: Amazing one-handed cricket catch by Aussie carrying food and milk
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# Bloody Rippa'

VIDEO: Amazing one-handed cricket catch by Aussie carrying food and milk

Jan 13th 2013, 5:25 PM 3,485 Views 4 Comments

The Australian Cricket Board should track this bloke down before The Ashes.

Ashes to bashes: Kiwi cricketer pursues Freddie Flintoff bout
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Ashes to bashes: Kiwi cricketer pursues Freddie Flintoff bout

Dec 19th 2012, 2:22 PM 1,851 Views 0 Comments

Looks like there will be no peaceful retirement for the affable boxing novice.

We love it... here's the confirmed schedule for this summer's Ashes series
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We love it... here's the confirmed schedule for this summer's Ashes series

Jun 1st 2012, 12:04 PM 159 Views 0 Comments

Australia begin the tour with four-day warm-up matches against Somerset and Worcestershire before the first Test begins at Trent Bridge on 14 July.

Flintoff admits to suffering from depression
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Flintoff admits to suffering from depression

Jan 1st 2012, 7:55 PM 10,132 Views 21 Comments

The ex-England cricketer said he found it difficult to get out of bed at times during the 2006-2007 Ashes series.

US bingo player appeals for safe return of mother's 'lucky' ashes
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# Urn Theft

US bingo player appeals for safe return of mother's 'lucky' ashes

Dec 9th 2011, 1:08 PM 940 Views 2 Comments

Diane Bozzi says she would regularly bring the ashes to bingo games for luck before they were stolen this week.

Cricket chief compares Twitter to a machine gun, calls players 'monkeys'
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Cricket chief compares Twitter to a machine gun, calls players 'monkeys'

Nov 16th 2011, 1:13 PM 225 Views 0 Comments

The England cricket chief has criticised players for their compulsive use of Twitter.

Ponting resigns as Australian captain
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Ponting resigns as Australian captain

Mar 29th 2011, 12:44 PM 154 Views 0 Comments

The 36-year-old is “really excited about the next chapter” in his international career.

The Morning Score: Tuesday
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The Morning Score: Tuesday

Mar 1st 2011, 8:00 AM 138 Views 0 Comments

Gordon D’Arcy takes responsibilty, Europe rules the golf rankings and United and Chelsea prepare to clash.

Winning ugly: the most unusual trophies in sport
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# My Cup Runneth Over

Winning ugly: the most unusual trophies in sport

Dec 6th 2010, 10:41 AM 1,539 Views 1 Comment

G-Mac will fill his mantlepiece with a few trophies this year. Yesterday’s prize is amongst the more unusual however.

The Morning Score: Monday
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# The Morning Score

The Morning Score: Monday

Dec 6th 2010, 9:21 AM 104 Views 0 Comments

Keano on the brink of exit, Graeme McDowell shows what he’s made of and the race for the apprentice’s crown goes to the wire.

Get ready for the Ashes with our dummies' guide to cricket
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Get ready for the Ashes with our dummies' guide to cricket

Nov 24th 2010, 2:02 PM 650 Views 0 Comments

On the even of the Ashes, learn how to pretend you know what’s going on. We owe the English one.