2007 Photo Contest, Sports Action, 2nd prize

Craig Golding

The Sydney Morning Herald

01 January, 2006

Paul Collingwood (England) and James Anderson field out on the boundary in the late afternoon of the initial day's play of the first Ashes match between Australia and England at the Gabba Cricket Ground in Brisbane, Australia. Australia beat England 5-0 in the series, winning back the trophy they had lost eighteen months earlier. The Ashes contest between England and Australia is the most celebrated rivalry in international cricket, dating back to 1882.

About the photographer

Craig Golding

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