England have traveled out to Australia to defend the Ashes which they won in the UK in 2015. Much of the talk has been about the absence of all-rounder Ben Stokes, who remains under investigation following an incident outside a Bristol night club in September, and it remains to be seen if he will join up with the team.

The excitement is starting to build as the Ashes series gets closer and closer and as many feel that its going to be a tight series between the two. This follows on from recent series which have been rather one-sided one way or the other.

We analyse just how England can claim an unlikely series victory in Australia this winter.

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