"Whatever England had, it’s gone, and so should Cook and Flower. Both are currently engineering each others downfall so the other can survive. It’s not going to be the same again and as good as England are in English conditions (well we should be) they are ..."
"...years ago when England last won a test at Perth so hopes were low back in the old country, especially for me, who had bet 2-2 at 9-1 back in September. I knew Australia would win more than one test Down Under but not so bloody quickly! Ca ..."
"...England have only twice come from 1-0 down to win a series in Australia – in 1911-12 and 1954-55 so they had to get their act together in Adelaide for the second test. I had heard rumors Flowers will step down next year and Mark Robinson of Sussex is bein ..."
"So, the sixth Ashes series in nine years is underway and like Carl Froch, England on the canvas in the first round. But can they get up and win the fight like the Midlands finest ever world champion? Overkill is the big problem now for the biggest revenu ..."