Steve Smith, Alex Carey and Mitchell Starc have all been called into the Australia team to play Derbyshire this week.
England hero Ben Stokes altered the course of the 2019 Ashes series, and it is unlikely either side will be unchanged at Old Trafford.
England hero Ben Stokes altered the course of the 2019 Ashes series and it is unlikely either side will be unchanged at Old Trafford.
Mitchell Starc has been overlooked again for the second Ashes Test at Lord's, where Josh Hazlewood will replace James Pattinson.
Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood are the beneficiaries as James Pattinson is rested by Australia for the second Test.
James Pattinson will not play against England in the second Ashes Test as Australia are keen to protect their injury-troubled star.
Tim Paine says Australia did not need to see Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood bowling well in a tour match to know how good they are.
Mitchell Starc was the leading wicket-taker at the Cricket World Cup, but he has been left out of Australia's team for the first Ashes Test.