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England v Australia, first Test, Lord's, 2005

Great balls of fire

Feb 7, 2010: On a balmy Lord's morning in 2005, England drew first blood - literally - in what would turn into a storied series

Stephen Brenkley

The Ashes 2005

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's

Jan 1, 2006: England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, The Ashes, 2005

David Frith

Ashes tour diary

The Fawlty Towers of cricket

Jul 27, 2005: Gideon Haigh's tour diary

Gideon Haigh

The Ashes 2005

England need to address their balance

Jul 26, 2005: So they huffed and they puffed, but still their house got blown down

Andrew Miller

What the Australian papers say

Glenn McGrath's bunny

Jul 26, 2005: Australia's jubilant newspapers predicted Michael Vaughan would be undermined and become Glenn McGrath's "bunny"

AFP

The Ashes 2005

England batsmen in 'coffins' - Langer

Jul 26, 2005: Justin Langer believes the stranglehold established by Glenn McGrath and Shane Warne during the first Test will be too strong for England

AFP

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's

Graveney won't panic after defeat

Jul 25, 2005: David Graveney, the England chairman of selectors, refuses to panic despite England's 239-run capitulation at Lord's

ESPNcricinfo staff

The Lord's Test Paper Round

Vaughan Again Losers

Jul 25, 2005: The Lord's Test was preceded by weeks of predictions that the Ashes were coming home ... but it took a little over three days for reality to hit

Martin Williamson

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 4th day

Vaughan under pressure as Aussies scent blood

Jul 24, 2005: Michael Vaughan vowed that England would bounce back

Andrew Miller

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 4th day

Warne the magician, and Pietersen's defiance

Jul 24, 2005: How Shane Warne bamboozled England's batting at Lord's

On the ball with S Rajesh and Arun Gopalakrishnan

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 4th day

A test of faith for England's fans

Jul 24, 2005: You take the rough with the smooth if you give your heart to cricket

Andrew Miller at Lord's

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 4th day

New faces but same result

Jul 24, 2005: This may have been a New England but it was an old style performance as Australia went 1-0 up in the Ashes

Peter English

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 4th day

Two greats return to haunt England

Jul 24, 2005: After the promise of a grand contest on the first day, it was a pity for this Test to pan out the way it did

Sambit Bal

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's

Koertzen apologises to Lee over Pietersen lbw

Jul 24, 2005: Brett Lee received an apology from Rudi Koertzen after hitting Kevin Pietersen with a thigh-high full-toss

ESPNcricinfo staff

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's

Mark Waugh sees familiar flaws in England

Jul 24, 2005: Mark Waugh believes England's quick return to the mistakes of previous sides will remain for the rest of the series

ESPNcricinfo staff

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 4th day

Australia complete crushing 239-run win

Jul 24, 2005: Australia surged to a crushing 239-run win in the opening Ashes Test, with more than a day to spare, despite being frustrated by heavy rain

The Bulletin by Andrew McGlashan

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 3rd day

'We're not going to give in'

Jul 23, 2005: Marcus Trescothick and Brett Lee give their reaction to the third day of the first Test at Lord's

Andrew Miller at Lord's

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 3rd day

Under the thumb

Jul 23, 2005: Brett Lee and Shane Warne ripped out England's top order as Australia produced a powerful performance at Lord's

Australian View by Peter English

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 3rd day

The luckless Simon Jones

Jul 23, 2005: Check out the bowling analysis for England in the Australian second innings, and you'd imagine Simon Jones was the worst of the lot

On the ball with S Rajesh and Arun Gopalakrishnan

England v Australia, 1st Test, Lord's, 3rd day

England looking for their 2005 Randall

Jul 23, 2005: So far this fluctuating Test match has closely resembled the Centenary Test at Melbourne in March 1977

Steven Lynch
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England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Sep 3-4, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
Northants v Australians at Northampton - Aug 20-21, 2005
Match drawn
Scotland v Australians at Edinburgh - Aug 18, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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