Australia will have to do without James Faulkner in the third Ashes Test in Perth.
In a neat moment of sporting synchronicity, Michael Clarke and Alastair Cook will play their 100th Test in Perth
Shahid Afridi steadied the ship before firing Pakistan to a three-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in their Twenty20 encounter.
Corey Anderson captured two wickets as West Indies lurched to 158 for four at the close of a rain-affected second day.
Jonny Bairstow's ton helped the England Performance Programme to a four-wicket win in their match against Western Australia 2nd XI .
Australia captain Michael Clarke is confident Ryan Harris will be fit to face England when the third Ashes Test begins on Friday.
Alastair Cook admits Englandare ready to fight back after two disappointing defeats in the first two Ashes Tests.
South African Quinton de Kock made history with his third straight century, before rain washed out the third ODI with India.
Ross Taylor scored a century to anchor New Zealand's 307 for six at the end of day one of the Test against the West Indies.
John Mooney produced career-best bowling figures to put Ireland in the driving seat against Afghanistan in Dubai.
Spinner Nathan Lyon is likely to retain his place in the Australia side for the third Ashes Test in Perth.
Everything you need to know about the third Test between Australia and England, which starts on Friday.
England still believe "100 percent" they can win the Ashes from 2-0 down, and are planning to start again in Perth.
Kevin Pietersen is one of three senior players set to miss the limited-overs leg of England's Ashes tour in the new year.
England captain Alastair Cook has called on his players to search their souls for hidden resolve ahead of the third Ashes Test.
Australia captain Michael Clarke is licking his lips at the prospect of seeing his pace attack face a teetering England in Perth.