ABC Cricket Ashes Edition

ABC Cricket magazine front cover

Revenge may be a dish best served cold but there'll be nothing lukewarm about Australia when they take on England in the Ashes show down Down Under. ABC Cricket has the stats, stories, controversy and expert opinion to see you through a scintillating summer of cricket.

Edited by legendary broadcaster, Jim Maxwell, the best local and international sports writers - including Jarrod Kimber, Jonathan Agnew, Peter Lalor, Brydon Coverdale, Brittany Carter, Adam Collins, Dan Brettig and Ben Dorries - will preview all the action from the Ashes series, Big Bash Leagues, T20 and One Day Internationals.

"This summer's Ashes series will be a passionate, combative contest between cricket's traditional enemies: Australia and England,"" said Maxwell. "ABC Cricket will have all the statistics and showcase the personalities who make this sporting rivalry unique."

Features include:

  • Smith V. Root – cometh the hour, cometh the man
  • Rising stars of the BBL and WBBL
  • Around the grounds – stadium scorecard
  • Contract calamity - what it means for the future of cricket
  • Our Wonder Women - Ashes defence


Player profiles, Series Predictions, Ashes Trivia, more than 50 pages of stats and scorecards, and our ‘Sound of Summer’ competition.

ABC Cricket magazine, on sale October 26 from ABC Centres, newsagents and ABC Shop Online

Jim Maxwell

The Editor

Jim Maxwell has covered over 270 Test matches and six World Cups since joining the ABC in 1973. He has been the editor of ABC Cricket magazine since 1988.

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