SBS begins its coverage of the 2009 Ashes Test Series and One Day International series tomorrow, live from Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, at 7.30pm (AEST).
Test spin-bowler, Stuart MacGill leads the presentation, joined by Greg Matthews and Damien Martyn. Fast bowler Rodney Hogg will be on the ground in the UK, reporting pitch-side.
SBS’s free-to-air Ashes coverage also includes morning updates at 7am after each match day and daily highlights at 5pm for the first two tests and 5.30pm for the remaining three tests.
SBS will also host an comprehensive website at sbs.com.au/ashes featuring an interactive scoreboard with live scores and text commentary, video clips of every wicket, batting graphs, run charts, teams lists, player profiles and statistics. It includes the latest news, image galleries, extended video highlights for each day’s play, interviews, Ashes flashback clips, exclusive blogs, online polls and an Ashes fantasy game.
For cycling fans regular Tour de France updates will be provided during the Ashes broadcast.