England name Jake Ball in their side for the first Ashes Test, while Australia call up Glenn Maxwell as cover for David Warner.
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England captain Joe Root says the first Ashes Test will be “hostile and intimidating”, but his players should not be scared.
BBC Test Match Special summariser and former England captain Michael Vaughan gives advice on how to survive an Ashes tour in Australia.
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Glamorgan sign Australian batsman Shaun Marsh on a two-year contract as their new overseas player.
Pigs on the pitch, “building an idiot” and hospital food – England players recall the challenges of touring Australia.
A keeper who doesn’t keep and six players dropped – why Australia’s “moronic” selectors may have given England a timely boost before the Ashes.
A pink wedding jacket and scented candles – Trevor Bayliss’ journey from selling houses in Australia to plotting his own country’s Ashes downfall.