How the Ashes began in 1882. A comparison of both squads; the starting eleven selection dilemmas and who will have the biggest say in the destiny of the little urn. The full tour schedule with dates and first ball times. Predictions for each test. Advice on staying up during the night and still making it to work for 9am. Are you listening in Australia? A round-up of the latest Ashes gossip. Shane Warne vs. Andy Flower. Who is the king of Ashes ducks? A brave reaction to Glenn McGrath and his whitewash claims. The spirit of sledging in cricket.