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Away from the spotlight, Sean Abbott takes 6/14 at SCG

Abbott tore through the Queensland batting order to claim 6 for 14 in a seven-over spell.

The Ashes: England ponder future after whitewash

Coach Andy Flower on Monday declined even to confirm Kevin Pietersen was safe.


The Ashes: Australia complete whitewash with big win

Australia complete whitewash with big win, erase memories of 3-0 loss earlier in year.

Flower,Cook likely to retain posts

Flower,whose contract is up at the end of the tour,and Cook received the backing of England and Wales Cricket Board.

On all fours,worse to come

England shot out for 155 in Sydney; Australia build 311-run lead by the end of Day Three,eye Ashes whitewash.

The Ashes: Dominant Australia on course for series sweep

Chris Rogers and George Bailey will resume on Day three looking to further inflate the lead.


Another rearguard rescue act

Steve Smith makes 115,adding 128 with Haddin to take Australia to 326; Stokes ends with 6/99.

The Ashes: I took a back seat and watched Haddin go,says Steve Smith

Smith's 115 was his 2nd century of series and helped hosts to finish day with 326 runs on board.

The Ashes: Ton-up Smith rescues Australia after Stokes' heroics with ball

Steve Smith scored a sparkling century and put on 128 for the sixth wicket with Brad Haddin.

The Ashes: Australia look to apply final coat

Australia will push for a 5-0 whitewash when final Ashes Test begins in Sydney on Friday.