Brydon Coverdale

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Steven Finn was on a hat-trick after removing Adam Voges first-ball

England v Australia, 3rd Investec Ashes Test, Edgbaston, 2nd day

Finn puts England in touching distance

On a dramatic second day at Edgbaston, Steven Finn claimed five wickets and ran through Australia so comprehensively that their survival until stumps was an achievement in itself

James Anderson appeals successfully for David Warner's wicket

England v Australia, 3rd Investec Ashes Test, Edgbaston, 1st day

England in control after Anderson's six

Australia were skittled for 136 on the first day at Edgbaston, where James Anderson led a magnificent display of swing and seam bowling that made full use of the conditions

Mark Wood receives treatment on his foot

England v Australia, 3rd Investec Ashes Test, Edgbaston

England hope for some Edgbaston magic

ESPNcricinfo previews the third Test of the Investec Ashes at Edgbaston

Chris Rogers receives attention after suffering a dizzy spell

England v Australia, 2nd Investec Ashes Test, Lord's, 4th day

Johnson inspires Australia's 405-run rout

Australia completed a 405-run thrashing of England on the fourth day at Lord's, where England were set 509 for victory and were bowled out for 103

Ben Stokes raises his bat after reaching a fifty

England v Australia, 2nd Investec Ashes Test, Lord's, 3rd day

Dominant Australia build vast lead

On every day of this Test Australia have tightened their grip further and so it was again on day three, a day on which Alastair Cook fought hard for 96 and Ben Stokes lashed 87

Steven Smith recorded his maiden Test double

England v Australia, 2nd Investec Ashes Test, Lord's, 2nd day

England in a hole after Smith's 215

Steven Smith scored 215 in the first innings at Lord's. By the end of day two, there was no guarantee England's entire team would manage that many

Steven Smith lets out a scream on reaching his hundred

England v Australia, 2nd Investec Ashes Test, Lord's, 1st day

Rogers and Smith lead Australia plunder

Chris Rogers and Steven Smith placed Australia in a dominant position on the first day at Lord's, where they reached 337 for 1 at stumps

One out, one in: Moeen Ali could be replaced by Adil Rashid for the second Test

England v Australia, 2nd Investec Ashes Test, Lord's

Australia look to quickly regroup

ESPNcricinfo previews the second Test of the Investec Ashes at Lord's

Ellyse Perry halted England's recovery by removing Arran Brindle

Women's Ashes 2015

Australia women eye Ashes success

Australia captain Meg Lanning and her squad leave for England on Monday night with great expectations, although recent history will be against them in their bid to regain the Women's Ashes