Steve Smith: 'I've proved my doubters in the England team wrong'Australia batsman Steve Smith feels that his form over the past year has proved his doubters wrong, especially in the England dressing room ahead of the Ashes.
Michael Vaughan: Ryan Harris retirement is a "massive blow" for AustraliaFormer England captain Michael Vaughan believes that Australia could be greatly affected by the retirement of bowler Ryan Harris in the upcoming Ashes series.
Michael Clarke: 'Ryan Harris one of the best ever'Michael Clarke claims that Ryan Harris is one of the best cricketers to have played for Australia following the bowler's retirement.
Australia coach Darren Lehmann pays Ryan Harris tributeAustralia coach Darren Lehmann hails the fighting spirit of Ryan Harris following the bowler's retirement from all forms of cricket.
Ryan Harris retires from all forms of cricket with immediate effectAustralian bowler Ryan Harris announces his retirement from all forms of cricket due to injury.
Dougie Brown: Brendon McCullum's innings was "brutal"Birmingham Bears coach Dougie Brown admits that he was 'incredibly impressed' with Brendon McCullum's record-breaking 158 against Derbyshire on Friday night.
ECB chairman Colin Graves wants sledging-free Ashes seriesEngland and Wales Cricket Board chairman Colin Graves outlines his desire to see a sledging-free Ashes series over the course of the summer.
Jul 4, 05:48
T20 Blast roundup: Lancashire Lightning seal Roses doubleSports Mole rounds up all the action from the T20 Blast as Brendon McCullum knocks 158 from 64 balls to steer the Birmingham Bears to victory.
Jul 3, 21:58
James Faulkner charged with drink-drivingAustralia all-rounder James Faulkner is facing a drink-drive charge after being caught behind the wheel with a blood alcohol reading at twice the legal limit.
Jul 3, 17:46
Ben Stokes relishing prospect of Ashes battleEngland all-rounder Ben Stokes insists that he is prepared for a hostile Australian approach ahead of The Ashes.
Jul 3, 05:42
Andrew Strauss tips Alastair Cook to take England forwardDirector of cricket Andrew Strauss has faith in Alastair Cook to lead England's new approach in the longest format.
Jul 3, 05:20
Mitchell Marsh feeling calm in bid for Ashes placeMitchell Marsh insists that he is not worried about selection issues after impressing with another century for Australia ahead of The Ashes.
Jul 2, 02:22
Trevor Bayliss: Adil Rashid a "good option"England coach Trevor Bayliss believes that spinner Adil Rashid will give the side a "good option" for the first Ashes Test against Australia.
Jul 1, 22:28
Adil Rashid thrilled by England Test callAdil Rashid admits that he is "delighted" to be part of England's squad for the first Ashes Test against Australia.
Jul 1, 16:03
England squad named for first Ashes TestAdam Lyth, Adil Rashid and Adam Lyth are all named in the England squad for first Ashes Test.
Jul 1, 13:36
James Anderson full of praise for "extraordinary" Joe RootJames Anderson believes that England teammate Joe Root has the potential to become one of the modern greats of the game.
Jul 1, 05:18
Michael Vaughan urges England to pick Adil RashidFormer England captain Michael Vaughan believes that Adil Rashid deserves the opportunity to make his Test debut in The Ashes.
Jul 1, 03:51
Former England coach Peter Moores takes up consultant role with NottinghamshirePeter Moores joins Nottinghamshire as coaching consultant less than two months after being sacked as the England head coach.
Jun 30, 19:30
Broken finger sidelines Sean ErvineSurgery on a broken finger will keep Hampshire's Sean Ervine on the sidelines for the next six weeks.
Jun 30, 16:04
David Willey suffers ankle injuryAn ankle ligament problem will sideline England all-rounder David Willey for the next four weeks.
Jun 30, 14:06
Mitchell Starc backs Trevor Bayliss to be England successAustralia bowler Mitchell Starc believes that Trevor Bayliss will have a big impact on the England side following his appointment as coach.
Jun 30, 11:49
Australia's Mitchell Johnson warns England to expect short-ball assault in AshesAustralia bowler Mitchell Johnson warns England that he will unleash short-pitched deliveries during the Ashes series next month.
Jun 30, 07:22
Simon Jones: 'Ben Stokes can be better than Andrew Flintoff'Simon Jones believes that Ben Stokes has the quality to become a better player than former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff.
Jun 30, 05:40
Glenn McGrath: 'Australia will beat England 5-0'Glenn McGrath believes that Australia will record a whitewash victory for the second successive Ashes series this summer.
Jun 30, 04:39
Shane Watson: 'Trevor Bayliss could give England edge'Shane Watson believes that Trevor Bayliss could give England the edge with his knowledge of Australia ahead of The Ashes.
Jun 30, 03:16
New Zealand, Australia to play first day-night TestNew Zealand will play against Australia in cricket's first ever day-night Test later this year.
Jun 29, 23:54
Jason Gillespie: 'England should target veteran Australia players'Jason Gillespie suggests that England should look to target some of the older members of the Australia team during the Ashes series.
Jun 29, 14:25
Stuart Broad targets Steven Smith in Ashes this summerIn-form Australia batsman Steven Smith could struggle in English conditions this summer, according to Stuart Broad.
Jun 29, 05:33
Shane Watson, Mitchell Marsh to fight it out for Ashes placeDarren Lehmann praises Shane Watson and Mitchell Marsh ahead of the first Ashes Test match and admits he faces a "tight" selection dilemma.
Jun 29, 05:20
Mark Wood aims to give Shane Watson some hostile bowlingEngland bowler Mark Wood warns Australia's Shane Watson that he is targeting him in the Ashes series this summer.
Jun 29, 05:04
Darren Lehmann expects a "great" Ashes series this summerThis year's Ashes series will be a "great contest", according to Australia coach Darren Lehmann.
Jun 27, 20:32
England bowler Chris Jordan ruled out for up to six weeksEngland fast bowler Chris Jordan is ruled out of action for up to six weeks and will miss the start of the Ashes.
Jun 27, 18:50
Kumar Sangakkara announces retirementKumar Sangakkara confirms that he will play his last Test for Sri Lanka this summer.
Jun 27, 14:24
Format of 2019 World Cup won't be changedThe 2019 Cricket World Cup will feature just 10 teams after the possibility of keeping the previous 14-nation format wasn't discussed at the ICC annual conference.
Jun 27, 11:27
T20 Blast roundup: Essex Eagles, Birmingham Bears winSports Mole rounds up all the action from Friday's matches in the T20 Blast.
Jun 26, 22:23
Alastair Cook: England have "feel-good factor"England cricket captain Alastair Cook believes that the Test side has a "feel-good factor" ahead of this summer's Ashes.
Jun 26, 13:58
Jos Buttler: 'England have a duty to entertain fans'Jos Buttler believes that England must play an entertaining brand of cricket in The Ashes this summer.
Jun 26, 04:37
Dougie Brown backs Brendon McCullum to deliver for Birmingham BearsDirector of cricket Dougie Brown is confident that Brendon McCullum will make an impact for Birmingham Bears in the T20 Blast.
Jun 26, 04:05
Rory Burns: 'I don't remember Moises Henriques collision'Surrey batsman Rory Burns remembers nothing of his on-field collision with teammate Moises Henrique, which left both players requiring hospital treatment.
Jun 25, 18:31
Yorkshire Vikings drop Tim Bresnan for T20 Blast clashRecent poor form sees the Yorkshire Vikings drop bowler Tim Bresnan for their next T20 Blast game against the Leicestershire Foxes.
Jun 25, 16:53