4th July 2015
Australia wrapped up a 169-run victory over Essex in their final warm-up match ahead of the Investec Ashes at the Essex County Ground, where it had earlier been announced veteran paceman Ryan Harris was to retire through injury.
3rd July 2015
Australia were in position to claim back-to-back wins to complete their preparations for the first Investec Ashes Test in Cardiff, although Essex made sure they made heavy weather of their work.
2nd July 2015
Essex opener Tom Westley hit a superb century as Australia's bowlers struggled to make an impact on the rain-hit second day of their tour match at the Essex County Ground.