No. 1: Matthew Hayden

Opening the batting on the former Australia captain's all-star Ashes XI picked from among his contemporaries: a burly attacker from Queensland

Matthew Hayden hits one through the off side

Australia news

Ryan Harris v Stuart Clark

Ryan Harris and Stuart Clark had remarkably similar stats in Tests, including an identical average of 20.63 against England

Ryan Harris in action

ESPNcricinfo staff


The 27 Club

Ryan Harris is not the only one to finish his career on 27 Tests. How much do you know about this select club of cricketers?

Ryan Harris fires down a delivery

ESPNcricinfo staff


Ashes head-to-head-1

How well do you know the records of players in Australia and England's Ashes squads?

Michael Clarke and Alastair Cook pose with the Ashes urn

The talented Mr Trumper

A hundred years after his death, a look back at the life and career of the Australian legend who was possibly a better batsman than the Don on pitches ravaged by the elements

Victor Trumper bats at The Oval

The Ashes I remember

Lillee and Thommo, Illy, Boycs and Snow: the '70s was a fine time for a youngster captivated by England-Australia Test matches

Derek Underwood traps John Inverarity lbw to secure a dramatic win