5th Ashes Test, Day 2: England vs Australia - As it happened...

After losing the Ashes, fought back to salvage the pride and also give retiring skipper Michael Clarke a sweet parting gift, played with vigour and lots of positives. For the second day, they have dominated England in all aspects of the game - from batting to bowling to fielding. England were reduced to 107 for eight at Day 2 Stumps at The Oval. Earlier, they have posted 481 in the first innings.

5th Ashes Test: Michael Clarke fails once again, but Australia dominate England on Day 1
5th Ashes Test: Michael Clarke fails once again, but Australia dominate England on Day 1

Steve Smith made a brave unbeaten 78 to lift Australia to 287 for three on the first day of the fifth and final test against England at The Oval on Thursday.

4th Test: England beat Australia by an innings and 78 runs to regain the urn
4th Test: England beat Australia by an innings and 78 runs to regain the urn

England defeated Australia by an innings and 78 runs on the third day of the fourth Ashes Test at Trent Bridge on Saturday to take an unbeatable 3-1 lead in the five-match series.

4th Ashes Test, Day 3: England vs Australia - As it happened...
4th Ashes Test, Day 3: England vs Australia - As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage from the third day of fourth Ashes Test between England and Australia, being played at Trent Bridge.

Ashes 2015: Ben Stokes happy to step up in James Anderson`s absence
Ashes 2015: Ben Stokes happy to step up in James Anderson`s absence

Ben Stokes said he was proud of bowling an England side missing James Anderson to the verge of an Ashes-clinching win in the fourth Test against Australia at Trent Bridge on Friday.

4th Test, Day 2: Ben Stokes' five-fer gets England closer to regaining Ashes
4th Test, Day 2: Ben Stokes' five-fer gets England closer to regaining Ashes

Ben Stokes`s five-wicket haul left England on the verge of an Ashes-clinching win in the fourth Test at Trent Bridge on Friday.

Ashes 2015: Australia`s batsmen told to toughen up
Ashes 2015: Australia`s batsmen told to toughen up

Australia`s top order must be that "little bit tougher" if the team are to win the fourth Test against England according to batting coach Michael di Venuto.

Ashes 2015: Derbyshire draw with Australia
Ashes 2015: Derbyshire draw with Australia

Derbyshire and Australia drew their three-day tour match at Derby on Saturday.

Michael Hussey predicts tough Ashes 2015, says Joe Root will be key for England
Michael Hussey predicts tough Ashes 2015, says Joe Root will be key for England

Australia's veteran batsman Michael ​Hussey on Wednesday said the upcoming Ashes series between hosts England and Australia will be a tough contest, adding that batsman Joe Root will be the key for the home side.

2nd Test: Australia to field unchanged eleven against West Indies
2nd Test: Australia to field unchanged eleven against West Indies

Australia are set to field the same eleven that won the first Test by nine wickets inside three days, but the West Indies are contemplating at least one change for the second and final match beginning on Thursday at Sabina Park.

Windies weren't good enough, laments Denesh Ramdin
Windies weren't good enough, laments Denesh Ramdin

Captain Denesh Ramdin has said the West Indies had been guilty of not capitalising on positions of strength, and had also failed to cope with the pressure Australia created during the opening Test at Windsor Park.

1st Test: Australia romp to victory over sorry West Indies
1st Test: Australia romp to victory over sorry West Indies

Australia completed a comprehensive nine-wicket victory just before stumps on the third day of the first Test against the West Indies at the Windsor Park Stadium in Dominica on Friday after the home side`s second innings resistance crumbled.

1st Test, Day 3: Shane Dowrich, Marlon Samuels defy Australia
1st Test, Day 3: Shane Dowrich, Marlon Samuels defy Australia

Shane Dowrich and Marlon Samuels battled grittily to defy Australia as the West Indies reached 97 for three in their second innings at lunch on the third day of the first Test at the Windsor Park Stadium in Dominica on Friday.

Devendra Bishoo delighted with career-best haul despite Aussie fightback
Devendra Bishoo delighted with career-best haul despite Aussie fightback

West Indies leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo said he enjoyed his career-best six-wicket haul on the second day of the opening Test against Australia, admitting that he knew the Windsor Park pitch would take spin.

1st Test, Day 2: Adam Voges debut century gives Australia the edge
1st Test, Day 2: Adam Voges debut century gives Australia the edge

Adam Voges made the most of a belated Test debut with a polished, unbeaten 114 in lifting Australia to 280 for nine and a first innings lead of 132 runs over the West Indies at tea on the second day of the first Test in Dominica on Thursday.

1st Test, Day 2: Devendra Bishoo's three key wickets give West Indies hope against Australia
1st Test, Day 2: Devendra Bishoo's three key wickets give West Indies hope against Australia

Leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo claimed three vital wickets to restrict Australia to 153 for six in reply to the West Indies first-innings total of 148 at lunch on day two of the first Test on Thursday.

1st Test: West Indies hit back after batting collapse against Australia
1st Test: West Indies hit back after batting collapse against Australia

West Indies squandered a promising position, losing their last nine wickets for 85 runs to be dismissed for 148 in their first innings on the opening day of the first Test against Australia in Dominica on Wednesday.

Test snubbed Glenn Maxwell eyes county cricket to fuel test bid
Test snubbed Glenn Maxwell eyes county cricket to fuel test bid

Explosive Australia batsman Glenn Maxwell is eyeing a stint in English county cricket to further his test ambitions after missing out on a place in the tour squads for the Caribbean and England.

Middlesex bring in Australia`s Joe Burns
Middlesex bring in Australia`s Joe Burns

Middlesex have signed young Australia star Joe Burns as a mid-season overseas replacement for his countryman Adam Voges, the English county side announced on Tuesday.

Spurned Joe Burns to plot Australia comeback in India
Spurned Joe Burns to plot Australia comeback in India

Queensland batsman Joe Burns is determined to avoid membership of the burgeoning club of Australian batsmen who have made brief cameos in the test team before permanently falling into obscurity.