The Ashes [image=http://cricketvictoria.sitesuite.ws/images/rachel/home_page/ashes06/ashes-urn-x150.jpg] The Ashes Series will soon be upon us. A bi-annual event between two Cricketing giants. The mighty Aussies will host England and its Barmy Army this winter (2006/2007). For those who know little about Cricket and even less about the Ashes please follow the links for more info. [link=http://www.cricinfo.com/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/BY_OPPONENT/AUS-ENG/HISTORY/]A Short History of The Ashes[/link] [link=http://www.abcofcricket.com/A_Legend_Is_Born/a_legend_is_born.htm]The Ashes[/link] [link=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/cricket/statistics/4530616.stm]Tour Fixture List[/link] [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cricket]Cricket ? The Gentleman?s Game[/link] I happen to think that England will retain the Ashes but there?s no doubting that Australia are the favourites this time around.