Will Macpherson at the Adelaide Oval

Author's posts

England wrap up tour victory but ‘rusty’ Alastair Cook a concern before Ashes

• England 293 and 207; Cricket Australia XI 233-9 dec and 75• England win by 192 runsIt took England exactly 30 minutes to take the last three Cricket Australia XI wickets, bowling them out for 75 and completing an emphatic 192-run win. It was all so s…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/nov/11/england-beat-cricket-australia-tour-match-ashes

Brittle England on verge of victory despite miserable batting display

• England 293 and 207; Cricket Australia XI 233-9 dec and 70-7• George Garton to fly in for Jake Ball after scans reveal ligament damageIt seems mean to quibble when England, a bowler light, rattle through a side to the tune of 25 for seven to sit on t…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/nov/10/england-victory-batting-cricket-australia-xi-adelaide

Ashes worry for England after Jake Ball suffers sprained ankle injury

• Fast bowler suffered injury on second day of tour match in Adelaide• Player will be assessed overnight after collapsing during fourth overEngland have another fast bowling injury worry before the Ashes series in Australia after Jake Ball, who had sta…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/nov/09/ashes-cricket-worry-england-jake-ball-suffers-sprained-ankle-injury