Ashes history

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Here's some historical background on the Ashes to get you in the mood for the Ashes, or fill some quiet moments during those lunch and tea intervals!

Andrew Strauss


The story of the Ashes

Bob Massie


Great Ashes moments

Bodyline tour


Ashes controversies

Brett Lee & Andrew Flintoff


Six great Ashes battles

Don Bradman


Six great Ashes batsmen

Shane Warne


Six great Ashes bowlers

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