England batsman Joe Root is fit to play in Sunday's first one-day international against Australia in Melbourne after recovering from a viral illness.
Eoin Morgan's unbeaten 81 helped England to a five-wicket win over a Cricket Australia XI in their limited-overs warm up match in Sydney.
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen says he will not be playing in next season's Big Bash League as he moves closer to retirement.
Captain Joe Root says England must learn from their off-field mistakes in the failed defence of the Ashes.
England batsman Alastair Cook believes he could have been dropped for the final Ashes Test had he not returned to form in Melbourne.
Australian Ellyse Perry has been named women's cricketer of the year by the International Cricket Council.
Claims that Indian bookmakers offered to fix the third Ashes Test in Perth are being investigated by the International Cricket Council.
England captain Joe Root says it is time for his team to "stand up" in the crucial third Ashes Test in Perth.