Cricket By Joe Crilly

Ashes: England Favourites For Series Win After First Test Victory

After winning the First Test, William Hill make England Evens to win the Ashes with Australia 7/4 and the draw 7/2. 

England are 6/4 to win the Second Test, with Australia the same price and the draw 5/2. 

“England were not fancied at all before the series but they have got off to the perfect start and we have already cleared the large number of punters who backed the 5-0 Australia win at 8/1,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly. 

The Ashes winner: 1/1 England; 7/4 Australia; 7/2 draw

Second Test: 6/4 England; 6/4 Australia; 5/2 draw