While England arrived in Adelaide for the second Test match with ideas, speculations, anxieties and contingencies, Australia came with a secret weapon.
For someone who burst into Test cricket with a debut century, success has been an awfully long time coming for Shaun Marsh.
The Melbourne Renegades have signed all-rounder Will Sutherland for the upcoming Big Bash League season.
SHAUN MARSH admitted there was “a lot of emotion” as his fantastic hundred put Australia on the front foot in the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.
Jason Behrendorff has no plans to ditch first class cricket with his latest injury setback doing nothing to deter him from his Test ambitions.
The 33-year-old has won five domestic Twenty20 titles - one with the Thunder in the revamped competition, three with Victoria and one with South Australia in the old state-based tournament.
While his Ginninderra teammates could be forgiven for playing the rain card this weekend, fast bowler Cameron Suidgeest is preparing to put his name up in lights.