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Memories of The Ashes: Part 3

The third and final part of the Ashes memories is about two of the fanciest Test series of all time.  Botham’s Ashes The 140 plus years of England-Australia Test cricket history have seen mixed results; some one-sided ones and some close encounters. But the 1981 Ashes will be always etched …

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Memories of The Ashes: Part 2

The memories of the Ashes cannot be complete without the mention of Bradman’s Invincibles and Jim Lake’s 19 wickets. Here’s the second part of the throwback! Bradman’s Invincibles (1948) After an eight years gap due to the Second World War, the Ashes had been resumed in 1946-47. England team led …

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Memories of The Ashes: Part 1

The first Test match between England and Australia was played way back in 1877. Since then it has been always one of the most cherished rivalries in cricket and even in the 142nd year the hype and anticipation are more than ever with ‘The Ashes’. Several memorable incidents in all …

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