Ashes Series

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Alan Hurst (cricketer)
... In only his second first class season, Hurst played a single Test in Adelaide during a series against New Zealand where the selectors were "experimenting" heavily in anticipation of ... wasn't selected to make the trip across the Tasman for the return series a few weeks later, despite a request from Australian skipper Ian Chappell that he do so ... The rise of Jeff Thomson during the Ashes series later in 1974 pushed Hurst further down the pecking order in the hunt for a baggy green cap ...
Australian Cricket Team In England In 1977
... England in the 1977 season to play a five Test matches for the 1977 Ashes series against England ... the early 1970s and had won the previous two Ashes series, 1974-75 at home and 1975 in England ... Although it was not a contest for The Ashes, Australia and England had also played in the Centenary Test from 15 to 19 March 1977 to mark the 100th anniversary of the first ever test match ...
Mark Ramprakash - Career - Test Career
... and like Hick, he struggled to impress producing a series of scores in the 20s ... Ramprakash was not selected in the touring party for the 1994-95 Ashes series, but was chosen as vice-captain for the England A tour to India ... an injury to Graeme Hick meant that he was flown out to play in the final Ashes Test scoring a useful 72 ...
Third Test, 1948 Ashes Series - Background
... cricket team in England in 1948, First Test, 1948 Ashes series, and Second Test, 1948 Ashes series Led by Donald Bradman, Australia had proceeded through the ... in his last three Test innings during the previous Ashes series of 1946–47 ...
1990 Kangaroo Tour Of Great Britain And France - Great Britain - The Ashes Series
... (1/3) Great Britain were poised to reclaim The Ashes after twenty years with an intercept try by Paul Loughlin late in the match ... try to seal the match for Australia and force the series into a decider ... Mal Meninga Ben Elias Goals Mal Meninga (1/3) In the third and final test of The Ashes series, Australia kept alive their series streak (not having lost The Ashes since Great Britain won in 1970 and not ...

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    Down the chimney St. Nicholas came with a bound.
    He was dressed all in fur, from his head to his foot,
    And his clothes were all tarnished with ashes and soot;
    Clement Clarke Moore (1779–1863)