We tell you what's happened at The Ashes 2023 so far & how you can watch from the best seats in the ground with official hospitality packages & premium tickets!
Last Updated: 12/07/23 at 9:00 am
Since 1882, The Ashes has been one the most highly-anticipated highlights on the cricketing calendar, and fans were excited to see the competition return to the UK in 2023.
The Ashes have got off to an exhilarating start this year. Australia is currently on top after winning the first two tests, however, England is back in the game having won the most recent test by 3 wickets.
With Test 4 and 5 on the horizon, keep reading for a run down on what's happened at The Ashes 2023 so far and how to get your hands on premium hospitality tickets!Buy the Ashes hospitality - The Kia Oval
Ashes 2023 dates and venues
The England and Wales Cricket Board have confirmed that five UK venues will have the honour of holding The Ashes next year.
Traditionally, Lord’s, The Oval, and Edgbaston hold The Ashes while additional venues are selected. In 2023, we will see two other venues join the roster to make up the Ashes host list - Emirates Old Trafford and Headingley.
The Ashes will start in June at Edgbaston in Birmingham and will conclude in September at the Oval in London.
The Ashes started in June at Edgbaston in Birmingham and are concluding at the end of July at the Kia Oval in London.
The full list of dates is as such:
- Edgbaston (Birmingham): 16th-20th June 2023
- Lord's (London): 28th June-2nd July 2023
- Headingley (Leeds): 6th-10th July 2023
- Emirates Old Trafford (Manchester): 19th-23rd July 2023
- The Oval (London): 27th-31st July 2023
What has happened in the Ashes 2023 so far?
The Ashes are the most prestigious Test cricket series between Australia and England.
This year's competition has been action-packed so far, with thrilling matches and unexpected twists.
Australia took a commanding 2-0 lead in the series after winning a heated Test match against England, marked by a controversial decision at Lord's. However, England roared back in the third Test with a nail-biting victory at Headingley, keeping the series alive.
In the third Test, notable performances from Chris Woakes, Mark Wood, and Ben Stokes were key to England's success.
Woakes and Wood delivered exceptional performances, earning high player ratings and contributing significantly to England's win. Stokes, known for his explosive batting, smashed five sixes, while Pat Cummins took six wickets for Australia, making it a dramatic day of cricket.
The Ashes 2023 series has been marred by controversies, including the aforementioned controversial decision and the fiery on-field encounters between players. These instances demonstrate the intensity and passion that surround this historic rivalry.
With two Tests remaining, England still has a chance to turn the tables and reclaim the Ashes. The series has provided thrilling cricket so far, captivating fans around the world and keeping them eagerly awaiting the outcome of each match.
Stay tuned for further updates as The Ashes 2023 continues to unfold.
Check out our predictions for the England Ashes squad for more information on what to expect in 2023.
How do I get Ashes 2023 tickets?
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Ashes tickets are on sale and are expected to sell out quickly due to great demand, particularly as fans miss out on access through ballots.
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