The Investec Ashes 2015

Johnson back to intimidate with word and deed

At the age of 33, Johnson does not expect to be back for another Ashes campaign and, since being forced to miss last year's World Twenty20 with a toe injury, he has played every game as if it is his last

Mitchell Johnson says it's 5-0

Gaurav Joshi

The transformation of Steven Smith

The batsman's former coach Trent Woodhill explains how he became the world's best without sacrificing his unorthodox technique

Steven Smith bats in the nets

Pace is gonna get you

Despite England's recent surge, Australia will likely prevail in the Ashes thanks to their lethal pace attack, which is suited to all types of pitches

Mitchell Johnson appeals for a wicket

West Indies v Australia, 2nd Test, Jamaica, 4th day

Cricket's two-speed economy exposed

Once a five-Test series during the heyday of the Australia-West Indies rivalry, the last two Tests for the Frank Worrell Trophy only lasted six and a half days, further highlighting the growing disparity between cricket's haves and have nots

Spectators enjoy a match of their own in the stands