Watch The Ashes on UK TV from abroad without getting blocked

Stream The Ashes from abroad on NowTV and BBCiPlayer !!


The Ashes starts this Friday, and you can watch it all from abroad without getting blocked !!

Sky has the rights for domestic Tests and will broadcast all five matches exclusively live on Sky Sports Cricket and Sky Sports Main Event. The good news is that you can watch all the games from abroad on NowTV with our service.

The BBC has a highlights package and will show Today at the Test on BBC2 at 7pm after each day’s play.

Unblock BBC iPlayer from abroad with on your mobile, tablet, laptop or Fire Stick, using our quick and easy to set up UK VPN.


Here's the Ashes fixtures and full schedule...

There will be the usual two Tests in London, at Lord’s and the OvalFirst Test, Edgbaston, Birmingham June 16-20

Second Test, Lord’s, London June 28-July 2

Third Test, Headingley, Leeds July 6-10

Fourth Test, Old Trafford, Manchester July 19-23

Fifth Test, The Oval, London, July 27-31


What time does each Test match start?

All five Tests are designated ‘day’ matches, commencing at 11am BST, and each day’s play is scheduled to last until 6pm, although time can be made up to 6.30pm, if no breaks in play, to facilitate 90 overs. Lunch will be at 1pm and last for 40 minutes and tea at 3.40pm for 20 minutes.


What is England’s record in the Ashes at each ground? 

* Edgbaston P15 W6 L4 D5

* Lord’s P37 W7 L15 D15

* Headingley P25 W8 L9 D8

* Old Trafford P30 W7 L8 D15

* The Oval P38 W17 L7 D14


Who is in the Ashes squads?

Australia named their squad for the World Test Championship (against India at the Oval, June 7-11) and the first two Ashes Tests on April 19. England have done the same.

Australia squad for first two Tests
Pat Cummins (captain), Scott Boland, Alex Carey, Cameron Green, Marcus Harris, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Josh Inglis, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Todd Murphy, Matthew Renshaw, Steve Smith (vice-captain), Mitchell Starc, David Warner.

England squad for first two Ashes Tests: 
Ben Stokes (captain), Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow, Stuart Broad, Harry Brook, Zak Crawley, Ben Duckett, Dan Lawrence, Ollie Pope, Matthew Potts, Ollie Robinson, Joe Root, Josh Tongue, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood.