Michael Clarke and Alastair Cook pose with the Ashes urn

Quiz

Ashes head-to-head-I

How well do you know the records of players in Australia and England's Ashes squads?

The hotel at the Ageas Bowl is finally completed

County news

Hampshire points deduction threat eased

Hampshire have succeeded in partially easing the points deduction threat imposed upon them by an ECB disciplinary panel - a relief in a season crumbling around them

Mohammad Amir was playing his first match in almost five years

Pakistan news

Mohammad Amir injures toe

Mohammad Amir, the 23-year-old Pakistan bowler, has suffered a hairline fracture in his toe while playing in a T20 tournament in Pakistan

Kevin Pietersen hit a 39-ball 73

Barbados Tridents v St Lucia Zouks, CPL 2015, Basseterre

Pietersen, Fletcher blow Tridents away

Seventies from Kevin Pietersen and Andre Fletcher led St Lucia Zouks to a comfortable 30-run victory against Barbados Tridents in Basseterre

Denesh Ramdin struck five fours and four sixes in his 54

Guyana Amazon Warriors v St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots, CPL 2015, Basseterre

Ramdin guides Amazon Warriors to first win

Guyana Amazon Warriors registered their first win of the season - a comfortable seven-wicket victory against St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots with 24 balls to spare in Basseterre

Paras Khadka top-scored with 33

Netherlands v Nepal, 4th T20I

Pun, Khadka seal Nepal's consolation win

For the fourth time in four games, Netherlands batted first and set Nepal a challenging target, but unlike the previous three matches, the visitors held their nerve to register a consolatory three-wicket win in Rotterdam

Hamish Marshall struggled in making 17

Somerset v Gloucestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Taunton

Marshall stars as Gloucs stroll to victory

Hamish Marshall and Michael Klinger produced an opening stand of 156 as Gloucestershire thrashed arch-rivals Somerset by eight wickets