England's cricket team is expected to lose the series against aggressive Australian opposition. But they might just defy expectations.
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A string of quick victories for the home side have left cricket's backers massively out of pocket.
The Ashes start tomorrow but the war of words has already begun.
Richie Benaud was a key figure in cricket’s transformation into an entertainment business. A reading of his life is a tale of the changing relationships between sport, media, business and society.