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Ashes 2019: Paine hails Labuschagne as Australia claim draw to retain series advantage

A half-century from Steve Smith's replacement Marnus Labuschagne proved valuable as Australia drew the second Ashes Test with England.

Ashes 2019: Labuschagne steps up in Smith’s absence as Australia survive Archer onslaught for...

Ben Stokes' century and Jofra Archer's two early wickets gave England hope, but Australia batted out the final day to draw the second Test.

Ashes 2019: Labuschagne suffers nasty blow after becoming first concussion sub

After replacing Steve Smith in Australia's line-up at Lord's, substitute Marnus Labuschagne was hit on the helmet by Jofra Archer.

Ashes 2019: England declare with 266-run lead after Stokes century

In a bid to force a positive result and level the series, England declared on 258-5 on the final day of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.

Ashes 2019: Six of the best debuts ahead of Archer’s anticipated Lord’s bow

Jofra Archer will hope to have a similar impact to Kevin Pietersen and Jonathan Trott when he makes his Test debut.

Dananjaya claims another five-for as Taylor approaches century

Ross Taylor finished the first day unbeaten on 86, but Akila Dananjaya's latest five-for meant New Zealand were 203-5 in Galle.

NRL Opta facts: Roosters seeking more home comforts against Warriors

We take a look at the key Opta facts for the upcoming round of NRL fixtures, including New Zealand Warriors' trip to the SCG.

Ashes 2019: Start of second Test delayed by rain

Rain at Lord's on Wednesday morning delayed the start of the second Test between England and Australia.

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