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England Ashes squad unchanged

England have named an unchanged 13-man squad for the second Ashes Test, which starts at Lord's on Thursday.

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England take control of first Ashes Test

Ian Bell is five runs short of a century going into the fourth day Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

England ended the third day of the first Ashes Test with a commanding lead after Ian Bell and Stuart Broad shared a brilliant seventh-wicket partnership.

The hosts ended the day on 326/6 - a lead of 261 - with Ian Bell hitting 95 not out and Stuart Broad on an unbeaten 47 at Trent Bridge.

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