Migrant disruption leaves truckers queuing to leave UK

Truck drivers stuck in Britain waiting to cross into mainland Europe vented their frustration Thursday at their marathon ordeal caused by the migrant crisis on the French side of the Channel.

England`s Spanish break doesn`t bother Darren Lehmann

England`s Spanish break doesn`t bother Darren Lehmann

Australia coach Darren Lehmann made it clear he could not care less what England get up to during their four-day trip to Spain after his side launched their Ashes tour with a convincing win.

Ryan Harris insists he`s fit for Ashes

Ryan Harris insists he`s fit for Ashes

Ryan Harris was adamant Saturday he had come to play England in all five Ashes Tests following an international career blighted by a succession of knee problems.

Mitchell Marsh stakes Ashes claim with quickfire ton against Kent

Mitchell Marsh stakes Ashes claim with quickfire ton against Kent

Mitchell Marsh outshone Shane Watson as the two all-rounders vied for an Ashes place during Australia`s tour opener against Kent at Canterbury on Saturday.

Mitchell Johnson keeps Australia on top against Kent

Mitchell Johnson keeps Australia on top against Kent

Fast bowler Mitchell Johnson continued to look in good form as Australia strengthened their grip on Kent in their Ashes tour opener at Canterbury on Saturday.

Facing Australia 'as good as it gets' for Kent' Rob Key

Facing Australia 'as good as it gets' for Kent' Rob Key

Former England batsman Rob Key has said playing against Australia on a belting batting pitch at Canterbury was the best possible learning experience for a youthful Kent side.

English grab at rising Australian talent Steve Smith rebuffed

English grab at rising Australian talent Steve Smith rebuffed

Australia batsman Steven Smith revealed English county side Surrey once tried to push him into the country`s national set-up by virtue of his mother`s British heritage.

Steve Smith lets his `bat do the talking` with Kent ton

Steve Smith lets his `bat do the talking` with Kent ton

Australia`s Steven Smith said he wanted to let his bat "do the talking" after the world`s number one ranked Test batsman opened his Ashes tour account with a century against Kent on Friday.

Australia`s Steven Smith turns on old side with century in warm-up match

Australia`s Steven Smith turns on old side with century in warm-up match

Steven Smith gave another indication of just how far he has come in eight years with a century for Australia against Kent in the Ashes tour opener at Canterbury on Friday.

Tent stops play in Australia tour opener

Tent stops play in Australia tour opener

Streakers have been something cricket has had to worry about ever since a naked Michael Angelow leapt over the stumps during a Test match against Australia at Lord`s in 1975.

Chris Rogers in the runs after ticket row

Chris Rogers in the runs after ticket row

Chris Rogers turned attention back to his cricket, rather than his business interests, with an unbeaten fifty on the first morning of Australia`s Ashes tour opener against Kent in Canterbury on Thursday.

Sam Billings keen to press Test claims against Australia

Sam Billings keen to press Test claims against Australia

England`s Sam Billings is eager to show he is more than just a one-day player by starring for Kent in the first official match of Australia`s tour of England later this week.

WATCH: Spectator dives in river to retrieve Chris Gayle's six ball

WATCH: Spectator dives in river to retrieve Chris Gayle's six ball

Chris Gayle ended up on the losing side despite marking his home debut for county side Somerset with a remarkable hundred in their Twenty20 Blast match against Kent on Sunday.

Shahid Afridi set for English T20 stint

Shahid Afridi set for English T20 stint

 Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi is to play for Northamptonshire in the first six rounds of English cricket`s 2015 T20 Blast competition, the Midlands county announced Monday.

Kevin Pietersen may never play in England again: Geraint Jones

Kevin Pietersen may never play in England again: Geraint Jones

Kevin Pietersen may have played his last professional game of cricket in England, former international team mate Geraint Jones said on Thursday.

ECB to probe 5 county matches over match-fixing suspicions

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) disclosed that five county matches played since last six years would be probed upon over charges of corruption.

Ready to be held accountable: Vincent

Disgraced New Zealand cricketer Lou Vincent, who stands accused of fixing two county matches in England, on Friday said he is ready to be held accountable for his actions and has not made a plea bargain to escape tough punishment.

Vincent, Arif charged by ECB for match-fixing

In a first of its kind, ex-New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent and his former Sussex county team-mate Naved were today charged by the England and Wales Cricket Board for fixing the outcome of a county match in 2011.

Essex in deal to play at Olympic Stadium

English county side Essex have agreed in principle to play T20 cricket at the London Olympic Stadium from 2016.

Sri Lanka return to winning ways

Sri Lanka secured their first victory on English soil this season with a crushing 128-run win over Kent in a one-day match at Canterbury on Friday.