England vs Australia (ENG vs AUS) Ashes 2019 1st Test Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: The Ashes also marks the beginning of the World Test Championship (WTC), which adds extra significance to the series.
The Australian cricket culture was labelled ''arrogant'' in an independent review commissioned by Cricket Australia. It also suggested that the spirit of the game took a step back as Australians wanted to win at any cost.
Usman Khawaja found his scoring touch and fast bowler Mitchell Starc returned to his fiery best as Australia moved within sight of victory in the second test against Sri Lanka at the Manuka Oval on Sunday.
Australia, who lead the two-match series 1-0 after winning the opener by an innings and 40 runs at Brisbane last week, are on course to claim their first series since a 4-0 Ashes victory over England last year.