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Ashes 2019: Thorpe offers no excuses for shambolic England batting

Batting coach Graham Thorpe said England let a golden opportunity slip tamely through their fingers on day two at Headingley.

Ashes 2019: Australia on course to retain the urn after humiliating pitiful England

Australia are in command of the third Test and set to retain the Ashes after England were bowled out for their lowest total at Headingley.

Roach and Gabriel give Windies the edge in Antigua

Ajinkya Rahane struck a much-needed half-century after India were reduced to 25-3 on the opening day of the series against India.

Ashes 2019: Archer ‘over the moon’ after ripping through Australia

Jofra Archer is pleased he will get a rest after sparking an Australia collapse and going on to take six wickets in Leeds on day one.

Ashes 2019: Archer takes six as Australia crumble in Leeds

Australia lost eight wickets in the final session on a gloomy day in Leeds, where Jofra Archer ripped through the tourists.

Ford and Farrell to start against Ireland

For the first time in over a year, George Ford and Owen Farrell will be in England's starting line-up when they face Ireland.

Latham eyes lead of over 200 after Watling rescues Black Caps

New Zealand will be looking for BJ Watling to stretch New Zealand's lead beyond 200 when they resume on day four.

Ashes 2019: Rain prevents play after lunch following England fightback

Jofra Archer was among three wicket-takers in the morning session, reducing Australia to 80-4 at lunch before rain ended play on day three.

Lara and Sarwan to work with Windies batsmen before India Tests

The West Indies batsmen will be able to tap into the knowledge of Brian Lara and Ramnaresh Sarwan ahead of two Tests against India.

Watling frustrates Sri Lanka to leave first Test well poised

BJ Watling raised hopes of New Zealand winning the first Test after Sri Lanka had the tourists in the mire on Friday.

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