Glad to help England get back in the match: Anderson

England pacer James Anderson on Saturday said that he was delighted with his maiden Test half-century and even more so with the fact that his innings allowed his team to find its way into the first Test versus India here.

Ashton Agar suspended for Code of Behaviour breach

Cricket Australia (CA) Thursday suspended Ashton Agar for breaching the CA Code of Behaviour during the Toyota Futures League match between Queensland and Western Australia Wednesday.

Ashton Agar fined

Cricket Australia fined Ashton Agar 25 percent of his match fee for breaching the Code of Behaviour during Western Australia’s Bupa Sheffield Shield match against the Victorian Bushrangers.

Agar learning spin techniques to reclaim Ashes spot

Australian teenage cricket star Ashton Agar has teamed up with former Test spinner Greg Matthews as he tries to reclaim a berth in the national side for the Ashes series.

Inverarity backs spinner Agar to turn into top Oz all-rounder in future

Australian national selector John Inverarity believes that Ashes debutant Ashton Agar can eventually turn into a fully fledged all-rounder inside the top six for the national team.

Big Bash players need to make presence felt for national call-up

The players of Big Bash sides Brisbane Heat and Perth Scorchers will reportedly be rewarded with a call-up in the Australian national team, along with big cash bonuses, if they manage to make their presence felt in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament in India.

Nathan Lyon calls comparison with Shane Warne `harsh`

Australia`s Test spinner Nathan Lyon has said that it is not fair for him to be compared with great spin bowler Shane Warne.

`Wonder boy` Agar`s England dreams are over

Teenaged Australian spinner Ashton Agar is reportedly set to return to Australia early from the Ashes tour of England due to illness.

Agar`s feet `firmly planted on ground` despite becoming Ashes `hot property`

Australian Ashes debutant Ashton Agar reportedly has his feet planted firmly on the ground and is calm and focused on his performance despite becoming hot property with his history-making 98 in the first Ashes Test at Trent Bridge.

It`s raining Ashton`s for Oz ahead of Old Trafford Test!

Another Australian youngster and a namesake of Ashes star Ashton Agar has reportedly been named in the Australian squad for their tour match against Sussex at Hove starting on Friday.

Australia`a Agar sent for scan after sore hip

Australian spinner Ashton Agar was sent for scans on his sore hip after the first day`s play in the second Ashes Test between England and Australia at Lord`s.

Cummins backs `Ashes prodigy` Agar to handle new-found stardom with maturity

Young Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins has backed new prodigy Ashton Agar, saying that he is confident that the Ashes hero has the maturity and balance in his life to handle his new-found stardom.

Ashes 2013, 1st Test: Anderson guides England to 14-run win over Australia

In yet another fascinating Ashes Test, James Anderson displayed a superb spell of swing bowling on Day 5 as a result of which England defeated Australia by 15 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.

England vs Australia - As it happened: 1st Ashes Test, Day 5

Updates from the fifth and the final day of the first Ashes Test being played between Australia and England at Trent Bridge.

Agar`s debut show sign for Oz to capitalise on Ashes attack, says Ian Chappell

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell has said that the tourists must capitalize on their resources and attack England with all their might in the Ashes, having seen Test debutant Ashton Agar`s spectacular batting display in the first Test.

Agar`s `loose` style reminiscent of `Calypso cricket` Windies greats, says Langer

Former Australian Test player Justin Langer has praised Ashes debutant Ashton Agar, saying that Agar reminded him of the celebrated ` Calypso cricket` generation of the West Indies players.

Agar thanks bat makers for Ashes-powering willow

Australian Ashes debutant Ashton Agar has expressed his gratitude to the guru bat makers who were responsible for the super-light home-made willow bat that powered his spectacular knock of 98 against England at Trent Bridge.

Umpire to blame for controversial `not out` decision

Cricket legends have backed England bowler Stuart Broad, saying that he is not to blame for the farcical not-out decision on Friday during the third day of the first Ashes Test.

Agar set to earn millions following dream Ashes debut

Teenaged Australian star Ashton Agar is a `marketer`s dream` and is set to earn millions with sponsors knocking on his door following his dream Ashes and Test debut score of 98 in the second day of the Trent Bridge Test, according to the Australian media.

`Axed` Lyon`s head spinning from mixed signals by Oz selectors: Lawson

Former Australian cricketer Geoff Lawson has said that Ashes-axed bowler Nathan Lyon`s head must be spinning from the mixed messages that he is getting from selectors.