Cricket Australia are set to bring a major selection shock with Cameron Bancroft’s short-lived return to Test cricket seemingly over ahead of the third Test.
Cricket One of Australian cricket’s favourite sons had a novel approach to playing a bouncer during a defiant century in England overnight.
Cricket The Aussies are expecting the ‘same old Steve Smith’ when he returns from his Jofra Archer-induced nasty scare, but the Poms aren’t so sure.
Cricket Despite Jofra Archer’s explosive start to his Test career, it is Australia who have the world’s bowler in their ranks for the Ashes conflict.
Cricket Steve Smith bowed to the inevitable but his absence from the Aussie line-up will only be fleeting, with the superstar pinpointing game he wants to come back in.
Cricket The brutality of the Ashes series continued following Steve Smith’s withdrawal as two more players were struck in nasty fashion.
Cricket Australian batsman Travis Head will be wearing the protective stem guards on his helmet in the third Test but not just for the reason most probably expect.
Cricket Jofra Archer is only lining up in the Ashes because England administrators threw out the rule book in a desperate bid to get him in.
Cricket As if the current England attack wasn’t fearsome enough, now comes the news that James Anderson is on track to play in the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford.