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Ashes to ashes

The Ashes Urn
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Well, England has retained The Ashes. A 3-1 series win. The first time any team was taken a series with two innings wins. The first England team in almost a generation to win an Ashes series in Australia etc etc.

Wisden editors and statisticians will have a field day. So let’s hear it for; Andrew Strauss, Alastair Cook, Kevin Pietersen, James Anderson, Tim Bresnan, Ian Bell, Paul Collingwood, Matt Prior, Graeme Swann, Jonathan Trott, Chris Tremlett and the rest of the England squad.