Ex-Oz selector backs Hughes, Lyon to play crucial roles during Ashes

Former Australian national selector Jamie Cox has claimed batsman Phil Hughes and off spinner Nathan Lyon will fill key roles during this year`s Ashes.

`Tired players should skip IPL instead of national duty`

Slamming Cricket Australia`s rotation policy for players, former national selector Jamie Cox said those who are worried about fatigue should consider skipping the cash-rich IPL.

Jamie Cox to quit as Cricket Australia selector

Jamie Cox resigned his position as a national cricket selector on Friday, continuing a number of recent changes that has seen the Australian chairman of selectors step down and coach Tim Nielsen asked to reapply for his position.