.London, UK
Stuart Broad is looking forward to playing the Ashes 2021. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • "I don't feel there will be a postponement," Stuart Broad said about the Ashes
  • He missed a Test series against India due to a calf injury
  • Several England players objected the Ashes over Australia's COVID curbs

.Tasmania, Australia
Tim Paine is Australia's Test team captain. (Photo credit: Twitter/@cricketcomau)

  • A bulging disc was a cause of pain for Tim Paine in his neck and left arm
  • He said that he will keep playing cricket for Tasmania after his international career ends
  • The wicketkeeper had an operation on C6 and C7

.Brisbane QLD, Australia
Tim Paine has been the Australian Test captain since 2018. (Photo credit: Twitter/CicketAus)

  • Tim Paine is likely to be back at training in October, Cricket Australia said
  • Paine’s training has been affected by pain in his neck and left arm caused by a bulging disc
  • The Ashes between England and Australia start on December 8

.London, UK
Joe Root is England's Test captain. (Photo credit: Twitter/JoeRoot)

  • Joe Root said participating in the Ashes will be a tough decision
  • Australia has imposed several COVID restrictions as cases have risen rapidly
  • The Ashes start on December 8