Steve Smith has revealed how Kevin Pietersen and Ian Bell chipped him about his technique and his place in the Australian side two years ago but says now: "they might view me a little bit differently".
Chris Barrett As the Australians awaited news about the state of Ryan Harris's knee their batsmen endured a challenging afternoon against Essex.
Chris Barrett The "pantomime villain" of the last Ashes tour of England opens up for the first time on that night at the Walkabout, being sent to Africa, and, as Australia head to Cardiff for the first Test, how much life has changed for him since.
Chris Barrett The Australian left-armer gave England another sign of what they can expect next week with some friendly fire on Friday.
Daniel Cherny A member of the Victorian cricket team at the time of David Hookes' death says some Adelaide players will be questioning their football future, believing they may feel like they're 'never going to get out there again.'"
Peter Hanlon A son remembers his father's cricket career and the pain it caused.
Chris Barrett Mitch Marsh has added another 136 runs to his case for a Test recall, making it back-to-back tons on the Ashes tour.
Chris Barrett Sometimes Peter Siddle must feel like checking his passport, just to see that he's got his date of birth right.
Chris Barrett The Australian opener believes fans will be the losers if too much combativeness is taken out of the sport via an ICC crackdown on player behaviour.
Chris Barrett Stuart Broad believes the world's top-ranked batsman is a potential weak link for Australia but England's new head coach was glowing in his praise of his former charge.