Monday, September 16, 2019

Ashes 2019: Another half-century for Smith but England make inroads

As England made progress in dismissing his team-mates, Steve Smith remained the immovable object for Australia at The Oval.

Sarfraz retains Pakistan captaincy, Babar named deputy

Sarfraz Ahmed's position has been called into question but the wicketkeeper-batsman will continue to lead his country in a new era.

Ashes 2019: Labuschagne and Smith resolute after Warner fails again

Australia were 55-2 at lunch in reply to England's 294 all out, with Steve Smith and Marnus Labuschagne batting.

Ashes 2019: England all out for 294, Warner fails again

The struggling David Warner fell for only five after Mitchell Marsh and Pat Cummins struck to bowl England out for 294 at The Oval.

Ashes 2019: Most of Australia hate me – Mitchell Marsh aims to win over...

Mitchell Marsh is aware that he is not very popular with many Australia cricket fans but is determined to win them over.

Ashes 2019: I was trying to have some fun – Buttler leads late rally...

Jos Buttler felt it was time to "go for it" as he launched a final-session assault with England in trouble on the opening day at The Oval.

Ashes 2019: Recalled Marsh like a ‘kid at Christmas’

All-rounder Mitchell Marsh was delighted to make an impact on day one of his first Ashes appearance of the series at The Oval.

Ashes 2019: Buttler holds up Australia after Marsh makes his mark

Jos Buttler made 64 not out, including three sixes, to see England through to 271-8 at stumps after they had crumbled to 226-8.

India bring in Gill for Proteas series, Rohit to open with Rahul dropped

KL Rahul has been dropped by India for the Test series against South Africa, with Rohit Sharma to open and Shubman Gill called up.

Ashes 2019: Fortunate Root makes half-century after Burns and Stokes depart

Rory Burns and Ben Stokes fell after lunch, but Joe Root will start the final session of day one at The Oval on 57 after riding his luck.

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