Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has said that he is ready to step up in the absence of injured pace spearhead Mitchell Starc and recently retired Mitchell Johnson for the upcoming Test series against West Indies.
New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum refused to blame third umpire Nigel Llong`s controversial review decision for his team`s loss in the third and final test against Australia but said the "frustrating" ruling had a major bearing on the game.
As Australia prepare to announce their new-look Test squad to tour Bangladesh next month, left-arm spinner Ashton Agar could be the surprise inclusion who will work in tandem with No.1 tweaker Nathan Lyon.
Welcome to our Live updates of the 4th Day of fifth and final Ashes Test being played at The Oval. Australia are on the verge to register a consolation win after relinquishing the series against the hosts by losing the 4th Ashes Test.