“Fast bowling is something that is born within someone”: Steven Finn on the Ashes, dealing with disappointment and bowling quick

Since Steven Finn made his Test match bow against Bangladesh in 2010, 36 Englishmen have been handed their debuts in cricket’s toughest format. A debutant just seven months after Jonathan Trott made his international entrance and more than two years before Joe Root arrived on the scene, it is easy

Alec Stewart: “I think it will be a very even series”

"You know you're playing not just the Australian cricket team but the whole country as well." A veteran of 33 Ashes tests, Alec Stewart knows more than most about taking on Australia. Although victories Down Under were something of a rarity for England through the 1990s - they won just two tests,