Sri Lanka set Pakistan target of 212 to win second Twenty20
Sri Lanka set a total of 212 to win the second Twenty20 international against Pakistan in Dubai.
England bowling coach David Saker 'disappointed' by display
England bowling coach David Saker says that it was a "disappointing day" for the tourists as Australia closed day one of the third Ashes Test on 326-6.
England's Stuart Broad takes positives from bowling display
Stuart Broad believes that England's bowlers put in a "pretty good effort" to take six wickets from Australia on day one of the third Ashes Test in Perth.
Australia's Steve Smith hopes to continue positive form at crease
Steve Smith is hopeful that he and Mitchell Johnson can keep Australia rolling tomorrow following an impressive stint at the crease on day one of the third Ashes Test.
Michael Clarke named ICC cricketer of the year
Australia captain Michael Clarke is named ICC Cricketer and Test Cricketer of the Year.
Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard out of ODI series
Chris Gayle and Kieron Pollard will sit out of the West Indies' one-day series with New Zealand through injury.
Australia's Michael Clarke looking forward to "special" third Ashes Test
Australia captain Michael Clarke believes that the third Ashes Test in Perth will be "special" as he prepares to play in his 100th Test.
Dec 12, 10:14
Australia's James Faulkner out of third Ashes Test
James Faulkner is ruled out of the third Ashes Test between Australia and England with a broken thumb.
Dec 12, 07:28
Michael Clarke confident of Ryan Harris fitness
Michael Clarke is confident that Ryan Harris will be fit for Australia's third Ashes encounter with England in Perth.
Dec 12, 04:54
Alastair Cook calm ahead of third Test
Alastair Cook claims that he is still able to handle the pressure ahead of the third Test in Perth.
Dec 11, 22:57
Matt Prior defends Alastair Cook
Matt Prior believes that Alastair Cook is the perfect man to lead England following the criticism aimed at the captain in recent days.
Dec 11, 20:01
Adam Gilchrist: 'Australia could feel pressure to regain Ashes'
Adam Gilchrist believes that Australia could feel the pressure to regain the Ashes having secured a 2-0 lead in the series.
Dec 11, 11:12
Mitchell Johnson: 'Joe Root has a cute smile'
Australia bowler Mitchell Johnson continues his mind games with England batsman Joe Root by declaring that he has a "cute little smile" ahead of the Ashes third Test.
Dec 11, 08:10
Matt Prior: 'England must stop talking'
Matt Prior says that England must do their talking on the field against Australia in The Ashes.
Dec 11, 07:56
Andy Flower: 'England determined to retain Ashes'
Andy Flower says that England are determined to fight back in Australia and retain The Ashes.
Dec 11, 06:53
Michael Clarke hails Mitchell Johnson "X-factor" for Australia
Michael Clarke praises Mitchell Johnson for being Australia's "X-factor" against England in the Ashes.
Dec 11, 06:43
Mitchell Johnson happy with Australia performances
Mitchell Johnson says that a change in his run-up has made a huge difference to his bowling displays for Australia.
Dec 11, 06:35
Nathan Lyon likely to start in unchanged Australia team
Darren Lehmann is likely to keep Nathan Lyon in an unchanged Australia team for the third Ashes Test despite considering a number of changes.
Dec 11, 06:25
Geoffrey Boycott slams Alastair Cook Ashes display
Geoffrey Boycott angrily blasts Alastair Cook's batting display in the second Test of the Ashes series.
Dec 11, 06:15
George Bailey still wary of England
Australia's George Bailey says that his side should not write off England during the remainder of The Ashes.
Dec 10, 14:18
Andy Flower refuses to back Graeme Swann
Andy Flower refuses to confirm if Graeme Swann will be in the England side for the third Ashes Test in Perth.
Dec 10, 14:09
Alec Stewart: 'England may benefit from dropping Graeme Swann'
Alec Stewart says that England should consider dropping Graeme Swann for the third Test of The Ashes.
Dec 10, 08:21
Andy Flower defends England hunger
Andy Flower says that there is nothing lacking about England's hunger to win The Ashes ahead of the third Test.
Dec 10, 08:07
Shane Warne: 'Alastair Cook captaincy faces defining moment'
Shane Warne says that Alastair Cook will need to put in a captain's performance for England in the third Test of The Ashes against Australia.
Dec 10, 07:54
Kevin Pietersen, James Anderson, Graeme Swann dropped by England
Kevin Pietersen, James Anderson and Graeme Swann will all be rested for England's upcoming limited-overs series against Australia next year.
Dec 10, 07:46
Matt Prior slams "embarrassing" England display
Matt Prior says that England's display with the bat in the second Test of The Ashes was "embarrassing".
Dec 10, 06:59
Alastair Cook calls for "something very special" in Perth
England captain Alastair Cook says that his side must "deliver something very special" in Perth in order to keep their hopes of retaining The Ashes alive.
Dec 10, 05:59
Bob Willis: 'England need Steven Finn's pace in Perth'
Former seamer Bob Willis urges England to turn to the pace of Steven Finn for the third Ashes Test against Australia at Perth next week.
Dec 10, 00:24
England need to follow Joe Root example
He may only be 22, but Joe Root is setting an example to his England teammates in Australia, as Sports Mole finds out.
Dec 9, 12:56
Kevin Pietersen: 'England must accept criticism'
Kevin Pietersen says that England must take criticism on the chin after losing the second Test of the Ashes to Australia.
Dec 9, 08:03
Nasser Hussain: 'England must follow Joe Root example'
Nasser Hussain says that England's batsmen must adopt the same mentality as Joe Root if they are to fight back in The Ashes.
Dec 9, 07:49
Michael Vaughan tips Australia whitewash in Ashes
Michael Vaughan says that England must improve quickly in the Ashes or risk a 5-0 series whitewash.
Dec 9, 07:25
Sir Ian Botham: 'Fragile England lack hunger'
Sir Ian Botham says that England must work harder if they are to have any chance of retaining the Ashes in Australia.
Dec 9, 07:14
Mitchell Johnson happy with "special" Ashes display
Mitchell Johnson is delighted with Australia's display after taking a 2-0 series lead against England in The Ashes.
Dec 9, 07:01
Michael Clarke: 'Australia dominance in Ashes enjoyable'
Michael Clarke says that Australia's hard work is starting to pay off after doubling their series lead over England in The Ashes.
Dec 9, 06:53
Australia name unchanged team for Perth Ashes Test
John Inverarity confirms that Australia will name an unchanged team for the third Ashes Test in Perth, which begins on Friday.
Dec 9, 05:54
Alastair Cook: 'We have to keep believing we can win Ashes'
Alastair Cook says that England need to keep working hard and believes that they can overturn the 2-0 deficit in The Ashes.
Dec 9, 02:10
Shane Warne tips Joe Root as future England captain
Australian spin bowling legend Shane Warne believes that Joe Root has the attributes to be a long-term fixture in the England team.
Dec 8, 11:59
Joe Root: "Matt Prior is a class act"
Joe Root backs England wicket-keeper batsman Matt Prior to turnaround his recent run of low scores by finding his form again in the near future.
Dec 8, 09:59
Joe Root: 'We needed to show fight'
England batsman Joe Root is pleased with the fighting spirit that took the second Ashes Test into a final day.
Dec 8, 09:20