Australia manages just three wickets in two sessions on day two of its tour clash with Essex, with the hosts reaching 3 for 299 in Chelmsford.
Veteran wicketkeeper Brad Haddin lauds Australia's pace attack ahead of next week's opening Ashes Test.
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Leg-spinner Adil Rashid and paceman Steven Finn were included in England's 13-man squad named on Wednesday for next week's first Ashes Test against Australia.
All-rounder Mitchell Marsh hits another ton on the Ashes tour to further strengthen his claims for selection in the Australian Test side.
Ryan Harris looks likely to miss next week's Ashes opener having been ruled out of Australia's final tune-up against6 Essex due to his troublesome knee.
Shane Watson says he is under no illusions about the pressure on his all-rounder spot in Australia's team as Mitchell Marsh finds form with the bat ahead of the first Ashes Test.
Grandstand looks at Australia's squad to tour England for the 2015 Ashes series.
Mitchell Starc has led the criticism from Australia's bowling cartel of the decision to play a day-night Test match, and use a pink cricket ball, in November this year.
An 1859 photograph of Tom Wills, the father of Australian Rules Football, on display at the National Portrait Gallery embodies his "beautiful, but sad" life story.
Perth will host a Test match this summer after missing out on last year's tour series against India.
Australia will host the first day-night Test under lights in November, when it meets New Zealand at the Adelaide Oval.
Hobart misses out on hosting the world's first day-night Test match after Cricket Australia announces Adelaide Oval as the successful host.
Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Johnson says the death of former team-mate Phillip Hughes was a contributing factor behind his drop-off in pace last summer.