England still believe "100 percent" they can win the Ashes from 2-0 down, and are planning to start the series all over again in Perth.
A century from Ross Taylor helped New Zealand to 307 for six on the opening day of the second Test against West Indies.
England coach Andy Flower insists he's "absolutely ready" to make changes to his side ahead of the third Ashes Test.
Craig McDermott insists Australia are unrepentant about their aggressive bowling tactics against all England's batsmen.
Kevin Pietersen, James Anderson and Graeme Swann have been left out of England's limited-overs squad in Australia.
Alastair Cook's England captaincy faces a "defining moment" in Perth, according to Shane Warne.
Andy Flower has taken issue with the "simplistic" notion that his England team lack the will to succeed.
Chris Jordan took three wickets on day one of the England Performance Programmeclash with Western Australia 2nd XI.
England wicketkeeper Matt Prior has admitted the first-innings collapse in Adelaide was "embarrassing".
Afghanistan closed the opening day of the ICC Intercontinental Cup final on 81-3 having bowled Ireland out for 187.