Top 10 Ashes sledging incidents
While it may not be something that everyone is comfortable with, sledging does exist in cricket. It may be a gentlemen's game but there is plenty of banter being thrown around during a match.
Whether it is a word from the wicketkeeper to an incoming batsman or a concentrated effort by close-in fielders to get into the minds of the batsmen, or the bowler just trying to win the mental battle, sledging does exist.
While some are nasty, most of them are quite funny, especially when observed from a neutral perspective. With the Ashes coming up, one can expect a lot of heated arguments taking place during the matches.
Both the teams have a history of sledging between both their players. Let us take a look at the 10 best sledges in Ashes history.