England battled gamely after losing the toss on a placid Adelaide Oval pitch, limiting Australia to 273 for five on the opening day of the second Ashes Test.
Live text commentary on the first day of the second Ashes Test of five as England seek to level the series at the Adelaide Oval.
Quick strikes will be the target on the second morning as England attempt to seize the initiative in the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval.
With rain clouds approaching, a nice green pitch on offer and dew expected to play a part regardless of the weather in the afternoon, MS Dhoni won a crucial toss and invited South Africa to bat in the first ODI of the three-match series
As Australia's top-order batsmen squandered their starts, the job of ensuring a score the situation merited was once more left to Michael Clarke
With Sachin Tendulkar's retirement, Shivnarine Chanderpaul has become the most experienced Test cricketer in the world, and West Indies will need his knowledge and ability to save the first Test
The new-ball pairing of Tim Southee and Trent Boult promises to be a productive one for New Zealand as they look for a consistent threat at the top of their attack
Cricket Australia was compelled to apologise after its official Twitter account posted a picture of four bearded, turbaned men dressed up as Teletubbies with the caption "will the real Monty Panesar please stand up?"
Tim Southee and Trent Boult shared seven wickets with high-quality swing bowling as West Indies were bowled out for 213 in 62.1 overs on the third day in Dunedin
England gave Ben Stokes a Test debut and turned to the left-arm spin of Monty Panesar as they went all out for a victory to level the Ashes series on a drop-in Adelaide pitch
The issue of player burnout may be among the most pressing matters confronting Paul Downton when he replaces Hugh Morris as the managing director of England cricket in the new year
Alastair Cook has revealed he has made his decision on the side that will feature in the second Ashes Test at Adelaide tomorrow.
Michael Clarke has announced that Australia will name an unchanged side for the second Ashes Test.
Some former New Zealand cricketers are being investigated by the ICC's anti-corruption and security unit, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has confirmed
Stats preview of the ODI series between South Africa and India
As India prepare to step into the Bullring, MS Dhoni responds bullishly to AB de Villiers' comments about India's attack and their record in South Africa
AB de Villiers has said that South Africa are not the underdogs going into the series, pointing at India's poor record away from home
The BCCI has slashed its base price for each game by 40% while inviting bids for a new official sponsor for India's senior, Under-19, women and A teams
England will have arrived in Adelaide with fond memories of the last time they played a Test in the capital city of South Australia.
India can expect a hostile reception from South Africa's pace attack and the Wanderers crowd in the first ODI of a shortened tour