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Cricket: Cricket Australia's contracted player list

The 18 players who were awarded Cricket Australia contracts on Monday for 2014-15: CA Contract List for 2014-2015: George Bailey, Michael Clarke, James Faulkner, Aaron Finch, Brad Haddin, Ryan Harris, Phillip Hughes, Mitchell Johnson, Nathan Lyon, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Chris Rogers, James Pattinson, Peter Siddle, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, David Warner, Shane Watson. afp

Cricket: Cricket Australia's contracted player list

The 18 players who were awarded Cricket Australia contracts on Monday for 2014-15: CA Contract List for 2014-2015: George Bailey, Michael Clarke, James Faulkner, Aaron Finch, Brad Haddin, Ryan Harris, Phillip Hughes, Mitchell Johnson, Nathan Lyon, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Chris Rogers, James Pattinson, Peter Siddle, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, David Warner, Shane Watson. afp

Cricket: England win toss; bat in T20 against Australia

England won the toss and chose to bat in the second Twenty20 international against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday. Australia recalled left-arm paceman Mitchell Starc for his first international of the domestic summer following a back injury. Veteran batsman Brad Hodge, 39, also returns for his first T20 for Australia since 2008, while Moises Henriques was out of the side as he has left to join the Australian touring squad in South Africa

Cricket: Pace trio work way back under Lillee

Australian pace trio James Pattinson, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins are in training under Test great Dennis Lillee as they work their way back to full fitness from injury, a report said Thursday. Australia have already wrestled back the Ashes without their services, but plans are in place to gradually return the young quicks to top-level cricket with an eye on the tour to South Africa in February-March.

Cricket: Aussies to keep injuries secret for Ashes - report

Australia will protect information about player injuries so as not to cede any competitive advantage to England in the coming Ashes series, a report said on Monday. Officials will not divulge the nature of any injuries suffered unless the player is ruled out of a Test match, according to Cricket Australia's general manager of team performance Pat Howard.

Cricket: Australia's Starc out with back injury

Mitchell Starc is expected to be out for a "prolonged period" with a back stress fracture in a further blow to Australia's fast bowling stocks, Cricket Australia said Monday. Starc returned home earlier this month from Australia's one-day series in England with lower back soreness and CA's worst fears were realised with confirmation of his injury. "Mitch Starc had scans following his arrival back to Australia and they have shown an early stage low back stress fracture," CA's chief medical officer Justin Paolini said in a statement.

Cricket: England v Australia fifth Test scoreboard

Scoreboard at close of England's first innings on the final day of the fifth Ashes Test against Australia at The Oval on Sunday: Australia 1st Innings 492-9 dec (S Watson 176, S Smith 138 no; J Anderson 4-95) England 1st Innings (overnight: 247-4) A. Cook c Haddin b Harris 25 J. Root c Watson b Lyon 68 J. Trott lbw b Starc 40 K. Pietersen c Watson b Starc 50 I. Bell c Haddin b Faulkner 45 C. Woakes c Clarke b Harris 25

Cricket: England v Australia fifth Test scoreboard

Scoreboard at lunch on the fifth day of the fifth Ashes Test between England and Australia at The Oval on Sunday: Australia 1st Innings 492-9 dec (S Watson 176, S Smith 138 no; J Anderson 4-95) England 1st Innings (overnight: 247-4) A. Cook c Haddin b Harris 25 J. Root c Watson b Lyon 68 J. Trott lbw b Starc 40 K. Pietersen c Watson b Starc 50 I. Bell c Haddin b Faulkner 45 C. Woakes c Clarke b Harris 25 M. Prior not out 35 S. Broad b Starc 9 G. Swann not out 24 Extras (b11, lb10, w5, nb3) 29

Cricket: England v Australia fifth Test scoreboard

Scoreboard at lunch on the fourth day of the fifth Ashes Test between England and Australia at The Kia Oval on Saturday: Australia 1st Innings 492-9 dec (S Watson 176, S Smith 138 no; J Anderson 4-95) England 1st Innings (overnight: 247-4) A. Cook c Haddin b Harris 25 J. Root c Watson b Lyon 68 J. Trott lbw b Starc 40 K. Pietersen c Watson b Starc 50 I. Bell not out 29 C. Woakes not out 15 Extras (b9, lb5, w4, nb2) 20 Total (4 wkts, 116 overs, 486 mins) 247

Cricket: England v Australia fifth Test scoreboard - 1st update

Scoreboard at tea on the third day of the fifth Ashes Test between England and Australia at The Kia Oval on Friday: Australia 1st Innings 492-9 dec (S Watson 176, S Smith 138 no; J Anderson 4-95) England 1st Innings (overnight: 32-0) A. Cook c Haddin b Harris 25 J. Root c Watson b Lyon 68 J. Trott lbw b Starc 40 K. Pietersen not out 29 I. Bell not out 4 Extras (b5, lb4, w4, nb2) 15 Total (3 wkts, 82 overs, 346 mins) 181 Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Cook), 2-118 (Root), 3-176 (Trott)
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