Ashes: Darren Lehmann to step down as Australia coach after 2019 Ashes in England


Australia won the Ashes under Lehmann on home soil in 2013-14, and have already clinched the 2017-18 series
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Australia coach Darren Lehmann will step down from his post after the 2019 Ashes series in England.

The 47-year-old had said in August 2016, when extending his contract until 2019, that he would be unlikely to continue beyond that point.

And he has now told Fox Sports: