Steve Waugh, Mark Taylor tip Australia Ashes win

Australia, who dominated England for so long in the Ashes but have lost three out of the past four contests, are ranked fourth in the world after a 4-0 drubbing at the hands of India last month.

updated: April 24, 2013 14:18 IST
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Sydney: Former Australian captains Steve Waugh and Mark Taylor are backing the unfancied tourists to shock England and bring the famous Ashes urn home.

Waugh said carrying the underdog tag could work in Australia's favour in the five-Test series from July, providing the team believed it could win and not merely compete.

"We've got the bowlers to take 20 wickets," he told reporters.

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