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Graeme Smith tips England for Ashes glory

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South African captain Graeme Smith has tipped England to win the 2013 Ashes Test series against Australia, saying home advantage will make the difference. 

File picture. England's Kevin Pietersen kisses a replica of the Ashes urn after winning the series 3-1 against Australia on January 7, 2011. South African captain Graeme Smith has tipped England to win the 2013 Ashes, saying home advantage will make the difference.

Smith is in a good position to judge the merits of the two sides, with the Proteas having wrapped up their second successive series win in Australia on Monday, the first visiting team to do so since the West Indies in 1992-93.

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