2015 Ashes: England call up Liam Plunkett, Mark Footitt for fourth Test
2015 Ashes: England call up Liam Plunkett, Mark Footitt for fourth Test

England have added pace bowlers Liam Plunkett and Mark Footitt to a 14-man squad announced Saturday for next week`s fourth Ashes Test against Australia at Trent Bridge.

Brad Haddin omission hardest decision of my career: Darren Lehmann
Brad Haddin omission hardest decision of my career: Darren Lehmann

Overlooking Australia vice-captain Brad Haddin for the third Ashes test was the "hardest decision I have had to make as coach", Darren Lehmann said.

Frank Lampard available for NYC against Montreal
Frank Lampard available for NYC against Montreal

England legend Frank Lampard, nagged for three weeks by a calf injury that delayed his Major League Soccer debut, will be available for New York City on Saturday against Montreal.

England sequence gives Australia hope of levelling Ashes
England sequence gives Australia hope of levelling Ashes

Australia may have lost the third Ashes Test by eight wickets inside three days at Edgbaston on Friday, but England`s extraordinary inconsistency should give them hope of squaring the five-match series at Trent Bridge next week.

Ashes 2015: England promise Jose Root won`t go Walkabout
Ashes 2015: England promise Jose Root won`t go Walkabout

England captain Alastair Cook said Joe Root had been banned from celebrating the team`s eight-wicket win in the third Ashes Test at Birmingham`s Walkabout bar.

Ashes 2015: Alastair Cook sets sights on back-to-back wins
Ashes 2015: Alastair Cook sets sights on back-to-back wins

England captain Alastair Cook has challenged his side to end their frustrating inconsistency by winning two Tests in a row and regaining the Ashes at Trent Bridge.

Ashes 2015: Steven Finn elated after `fantastic` return
Ashes 2015: Steven Finn elated after `fantastic` return

England fast bowler Steven Finn said it felt "fantastic" to be back among the wickets in Test cricket after taking England to the verge of an Ashes victory at Edgbaston on Thursday.

Mitchell Johnson becomes fifth Australian bowler to take 300 Test wickets
Mitchell Johnson becomes fifth Australian bowler to take 300 Test wickets

Australian pace bowler Mitchell Johnson became the fifth person to take 300 wickets in Tests for his side in the history of the game. Johnson achieved the feat against England in the ongoing Ashes Test match in Edgbaston.

Ashes 2015: Chris Rogers laments Australia`s lack of fight
Ashes 2015: Chris Rogers laments Australia`s lack of fight

Chris Rogers was left to rue a lack of fight on the part of his fellow Australia batsmen as England dominated the first day of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston on Wednesday.

Lord's failure spurred me on, says England's James Anderson
Lord's failure spurred me on, says England's James Anderson

Bowling 33 overs without success in England`s second test defeat by Australia at Lord`s knocked the confidence of paceman James Anderson who returned to form with a bang on Wednesday.

One dead as 1,500 migrants try to storm Eurotunnel terminal again: French police
One dead as 1,500 migrants try to storm Eurotunnel terminal again: French police

At least 1,500 migrants desperate to reach England made new attempts to enter the Eurotunnel terminal overnight in the French port town of Calais, a police source told a news agency on Wednesday, adding that one person was found dead.

Michael Clarke warns Jonny​ Bairstow of tougher tests to come
Michael Clarke warns Jonny​ Bairstow of tougher tests to come

Australia captain Michael Clarke has warned recalled England batsman Jonny Bairstow his recent run-spree in county cricket may count for little when the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston starts on Wednesday.

Mitchell Johnson on brink of Australia`s 300 club
Mitchell Johnson on brink of Australia`s 300 club

Mitchell Johnson heads into this week`s Ashes clash against England at Edgbaston needing just one more wicket to become only the fifth Australia bowler to take 300 in Tests.

Ashes 2015: Australia`s Chris Rogers feared career was over
Ashes 2015: Australia`s Chris Rogers feared career was over

Australia opener Chris Rogers has revealed how he thought his career was finished after suffering an on-field dizzy spell during the second Ashes Test at Lord`s.

Peter Nevill to be Australia`s keeper in third Test
Peter Nevill to be Australia`s keeper in third Test

Peter Nevill is to retain his position as Australia`s wicketkeeper for the third Ashes Test against England, skipper Michael Clarke announced Tuesday in a move that could signal the end of Brad Haddin`s international career.

England don't know what they want, says Mitchell Starc
England don't know what they want, says Mitchell Starc

Australian pace bowler Mitchell Starc has added fuel to the ongoing row over the state of pitches being used for the Ashes series on Monday by saying that England does not know what they want to do.

Sarfaraz Khan's younger brother Musheer to play in England
Sarfaraz Khan's younger brother Musheer to play in England

Musheer Khan, the cricket prodigy, is all set to travel to England on a month-long cricket tour in August.

Chris Rogers on track for third test, Mitchell Starc shrugs off ankle
Chris Rogers on track for third test, Mitchell Starc shrugs off ankle

Australia`s opening batsman Chris Rogers has survived a stiff examination from his bowling team mates in the nets but expects England`s pacemen to come even harder at him in the wake of his dizzy spell that forced him to retire at Lord`s.

Ashes 2015, 3rd Test: England vs Australia - Preview
Ashes 2015, 3rd Test: England vs Australia - Preview

Joe Root is confident England`s latest collapse against an Australia pace attack led by Mitchell Johnson won`t still haunt them come the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston starting on Wednesday.

Scotland rivalry sparks Roy Hodgson`s imagination
Scotland rivalry sparks Roy Hodgson`s imagination

England boss Roy Hodgson believe his side`s pairing with Scotland for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers will provide clashes of an intensity rarely seen in the preliminary stages.