Chris Rogers returns from the nets with team doctor Peter Brukner

England v Australia, 3rd Investec Test, Edgbaston

Recovered Rogers eager to play

This past week, Chris Rogers the vestibular case has been getting a lot more attention than Chris Rogers the opening batsman

Ellyse Perry made significant inroads into England's top order

England v Australia, 3rd women's ODI, New Road

Lanning and Perry earn Australia Ashes lead

An all-round display from Ellyse Perry earned Australia the lead in the Women's Ashes as they claimed the one-day series 2-1, giving them a 4-2 points advantage on England

Perfect weather and a perfect batting track

England v Australia, 3rd Investec Test, Edgbaston

Edgbaston turns to their cannabis lamps

Such is the pressure on groundsmen in an Investec Ashes series in which pitches have dominated the agenda, Warwickshire have turned to an unlikely source of inspiration ahead of the third Test at Edgbaston

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Nic Maddinson plays a sweep shot

Australia news

Finger injury ends Maddinson's India tour

Australia A batsman Nic Maddinson has been withdrawn from the team's ongoing tour of India after sustaining a tendon injury to his right index finger

Michael Clarke opened the batting in the second innings

Derbyshire v Australians, Tour match, Derby, 3rd day

Batting practice for Clarke after Marsh four-for

As Chris Rogers made his first careful steps towards being passed fit for the Birmingham Test with some gentle walks around the Derby outfield, Michael Clarke sought to find his own path to batting form and confidence in the middle