England seamer Jake Ball has declared himself fully fit and ready for the first Ashes Test that starts in Brisbane on Thursday.
Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins is looking forward to making his home debut in Test cricket when the Ashes gets underway in Brisbane on Thursday.
England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow said the tourists were "content, relaxed and excited" as the first Test of the Ashes in Australia draws closer.
Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting has urged axed opener Matt Renshaw to show patience as he begins the road back to the ultimate format.
Australia wicketkeeper Tim Paine is keen to make the most of his second opportunity in Test cricket after his shock selection in the Ashes squad.
Coach Darren Lehmann has urged former Australia players to get behind the team in the upcoming Ashes, even if they do not agree with certain player selections.
Australia retained the women's Ashes with a win over England in the first Twenty20 international in Sydney.
Joe Root's tourists will have to conquer England's historical psychological demons at the 'Gabbatoir' if they are to avoid another losing Ashes start.
Spin legend Shane Warne says Australia are in a state of "confusion" heading into the Ashes series against England.
England batsman Dawid Malan warmed up for the first Ashes Test by hitting a century on the third day of the final tour game against a Cricket Australia XI.
Dolphins all-rounder Robbie Frylinck has described his debut Proteas call-up at 33-years-old as a ‘surprise’, and will be giving this opportunity his best effort after a long journey to the top. Watch.
AB de Villiers, back with a bang in Wednesday's second ODI against Bangladesh in Paarl with a knock of 176, is at peace with having relinquished the captaincy to life-long friend and team-mate Faf du Plessis. Watch.
Nineteen-year-old Wiaan Mulder is still processing his unexpected call-up to the Proteas One-Day International (ODI) squad for the series against Bangladesh. Watch.
Proteas opener Quinton de Kock was in superb form in Kimberley on Sunday, as he and Hashim Amla put on an undefeated opening stand of 282 to cruise to a 10-wicket victory against Bangladesh. Afterwards, De Kock brushed it off as 'a couple runs'. Watch.
Former West Indies fast bowler and England assistant coach Ottis Gibson was officially unveiled as the new Proteas head coach across all three formats on Tuesday. Watch.
Wicketkeeper Tim Paine was handed a shock recall after a seven-year Test absence as Australia gambled for the first two Ashes Tests against England.
In-form England paceman Chris Woakes claimed six wickets and wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow had an injury scare on the opening day of their four-day tour match in Townsville.
England captain Joe Root has told Australia to "bring it on", vowing to fight fire with fire as his team expect a hostile reception at the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.
Paceman Chris Woakes claimed four wickets as England roared back to the verge of victory against the Cricket Australia XI.
Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood says he is ready to let rip in the Ashes Test series opener with England.
Mark Stoneman scored the first century of the Ashes tour as Alastair Cook regained form in the match against a Cricket Australia XI in Townsville on Thursday.
England must silence the baying home crowds if they are to stand any chance of getting on top of Australia, says former spinner Graeme Swann.
Mitchell Starc says pace partner Josh Hazlewood's unerring line and length will allow his fellow bowlers to let rip at England's batsmen in the Ashes Test series.
Australia middle-order batsman Peter Handscomb has backed under-fire wicketkeeper Matthew Wade to turn around his poor form.
Australian fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile will take a "short break" after suffering a fresh back problem.
Legendary Australia wicketkeeper Ian Healy has pleaded with the national selectors not select Cameron Bancroft as the gloveman for the first Ashes Test against England.
Pakistan's Aleem Dar and South Africa's Marais Erasmus will umpire the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.
England have called young Sussex left-arm paceman George Garton into the Ashes squad as cover after Jake Ball strained a ligament in his ankle.
England's record bowler James Anderson has been named as vice-captain for the Ashes series against Australia.
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