Alan Gardner

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Jason Roy's hundred dominated Surrey's innings

Surrey v Kent, Royal London Cup QF, Kia Oval

Coles gives Surrey fright after Roy's hundred

Surrey survived an extraordinary maiden hundred from Matt Coles and a last-wicket stand of 64 - to which Coles' partner Matt Hunn contributed a single run - to progress to the semi-finals of the Royal London Cup

Time for the spin twins? Adil Rashid is an option to play alongside Moeen Ali at The Oval

England v Australia, 5th Investec Test, Kia Oval

Rashid conundrum faces England

When England gave a debut to a spinner with the Ashes decided two years it did not go well for Simon Kerrigan, but this time the situation is significantly different and Adil Rashid is likely to be needed in the UAE

Stuart Broad's reaction tells you how good Ben Stokes' catch was

The Investec Ashes 2015

From Goldenbowls to #OhMyBroad

The extraordinary events which allowed England to regain the Ashes with a match to spare are being savoured, but there is a hunger to inflict more pain on Australia

Shaun Tait picked up three wickets

NatWest T20 Blast quarter-finals

Defining fixture looms for Essex

Another misfire in the Championship has increased the pressure on Essex's coach ahead of their NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final against the holders

The England team in good spirits after their 61-run win over Australia

Women's Ashes 2015

Teams prepare for pivotal Test

ESPNcricinfo previews the sole women's Ashes Test between England and Australia

Mark Footitt trained with England

The Investec Ashes 2015

Footitt, Plunkett in 14-man England squad

England have brought in Mark Footitt and Liam Plunkett as pace-bowling options for the fourth Investec Ashes Test, where they will be without James Anderson

Mark Wood celebrates the dismissal of Adam Voges

The Investec Ashes 2015

'You feel the nation on you a little bit'

The start of the Ashes has been emotionally draining but Mark Wood is not about to let his energy levels dip

Mark Wood has a wry smile after getting Michael Clarke

The Investec Ashes 2015

Wood ready to put body on the line

England fast bowler Mark Wood has said he does not wanted to be rested during the Ashes despite concerns about how his body will cope with the demands of a five-Test series

Chris Jordan is an Octopus Investments ambassador

The Investec Ashes 2015

Jordan holds on to Ashes 'dream'

Chris Jordan is currently recovering from a side strain but has not given up hope of being involved in England's Ashes campaign

The Test: My Life, and the Inside Story of the Greatest Ashes Series

The Test

The fourth horseman of 2005

Simon Jones' career was blighted by injury but he was a key part of the attack who brought the Ashes home for England a decade ago and his story remains a compelling one