Mark Waugh, the Australia selector, has a word with Fawad Ahmed

West Indies v Australia, 1st Test, Roseau, 1st day

Lehmann can't find room for Fawad

Fawad Ahmed faces a battle to be included in Australia's Test team after coach and selector Darren Lehmann declared there were enough part-time options in the side to leave out a second spin bowler

Marlon Samuels and Shivnarine Chanderpaul wait to bat

West Indies v Australia, 1st Test, Roseau

West Indies begin new era after Chanderpaul

For the first time in in 21 years, West Indian fans must consider a Chanderpaul-less future. And their first engagement of that future is against Australia, a team West Indies have not beaten in a Test for 12 years, and in a series for 23 years

Steven Smith at Australia's net session

West Indies v Australia, 1st Test, Roseau

Smith to bat 3, Marsh to open

Steven Smith has been anointed Australia's new Test match No. 3, Shaun Marsh appears to be the choice as stand-in opening batsman, and one of Fawad Ahmed or Adam Voges will debut in the first Test against the West Indies in Dominica on Wednesday

Chris Rogers speaks with team doctor Peter Brukner, coach Darren Lehmann and captain Michael Clarke

West Indies v Australia, 1st Test, Roseau

Rogers a sign of changed times

All must live in a post-Phillip Hughes world, where the protection of the head and the region around it is given far greater attention due to the unimaginable events of last summer. As a result, Chris Rogers has been ruled out of the first Test in Dominic

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Jess Jonassen top-scored for Australia Women with 46

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Australia name women's Ashes squad

Nicole Bolton, Jess Jonassen and Kristen Beams will all be in line for potential Test debuts after they were chosen in Australia's squad to contest the Women's Ashes in England this year

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Josh Hazlewood struck thrice in his first three overs

WICB President's XI v Australians, Antigua, 3rd day

Lehmann admits cobwebs remain

For an hour or so on the final day it appeared as though the WICB President's XI would have the option of enforcing the follow-on against their better-known opposition

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Shaun Marsh goes over the top during his century

WICB President's XI v Australians, Antigua, 2nd day

Shaun Marsh banks Test spot with century

Shaun Marsh shored up his Test spot while a trio of more certain selections failed to spend much time in the middle as the Australian tourists were made to battle by the WICB President's XI in Antigua

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Fawad Ahmed sends down a delivery to Roston Chase

WICB President's XI v Australians, Antigua, 1st day

Fawad, Hazlewood take two each on day of toil

Given the fact their most recent Test match was in early January, it was perhaps understandable that Australia's cricketers made a sluggish start against a doughty WICB President's XI in Antigua