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

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