• Northants tie with Australians in dramatic finish

    The Australians narrowly escaped a second limited-overs defeat of the week as their contest with Northamptonshire - the tourists' final warm-up match ahead of their NatWest Series opener - ended in a tie at Wantage Road

  • Tied match for Australia and Northants

    The wind was so cold that coffee and cauliflower soup were on offer at drinks, but most heart-warming for Australia's cricketers was escaping with an exciting tie against Northamptonshire at the County Ground today.