Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Sat 13 Apr 2024 Meet the new faces in England’s Ashes squad England selectors have named the squad that will try and defend The Ashes when England and Australia resume their rivalry in the latter nation in a couple of months’ time. England name Ballance, Rankin and Stokes in Ashes Squad England has announced a 17-man squad for the upcoming Ashes Test series in Australia which includes three rookies in Gary Ballance, Boyd Rankin and Ben Stokes.