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

The Investec Ashes 2015

Bell's Ashes rollercoaster

Ian Bell is the one England player remaining from the heady summer of 2005, but that great series is not all fond memories for him

Ian Bell photoshoot

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

Derek Pringle

Bob Barber: The Professional Amateur

Bob Barber, the one-innings wonder

Colin Shindler's book is a warm portrait of a player who faced his fair share of confusion on and off the field in an era of great social change in Britain

Bob Barber bats

Dear Andy

The Great British Public bares its soul to the men in the team's Ashes engine room. This week: the director

Fancy a job? Andrew Strauss chats with England interim coach Paul Farbrace