Seamer Graham Onions was unlucky to miss out on England Ashes spot, says Sir Ian Botham.
Nick Compton's Test career appears over after he missed out on the Ashes, says Mike Atherton.
Chris Tremlett says his confidence is sky high after being recalled by England in their Ashes tour squad.
Stuart Broad is under no illusions about the size of the task facing England in Australia this winter.
James Anderson told Sky Sports News HD he believes England have a great chance to retain the Ashes in Australia.
Monty Panesar and Chris Tremlett owe their Ashes recalls to switching counties, says national selector Geoff Miller.
Paceman Ajmal Shahzad is one of four Yorkshire players selected in the England Performance Programme squad.
Chris Tremlett and Monty Panesar have been included in England's 16-man squad for the Ashes tour.
Steven Finn told Sky Sports News HD he is "relatively confident" of being picked in England's Ashes squad.
Left-arm seamer Ryan Sidebottom has announced his retirement from international cricket.
Andrew Flintoff has backed Kevin Pietersen to rediscover his finest form in time to fire England to Ashes glory this winter.
England batsman Kevin Pietersen is set to play for Kwa-Zulu Natal Dolphins in October in a bid to find his form ahead of the Ashes.