England are eyeing all-out pace in the final Test against South Africa and will give Jofra Archer every chance to prove he is ready to join Mark Wood for the decider in Johannesburg.
Lewis Gregory reflected on a challenging introduction to international cricket after being named England Lions captain for the forthcoming tour of Australia.
Somerset all-rounder Lewis Gregory will captain England Lions on their forthcoming tour of Australia.
Moeen Ali’s England exile will stretch into 2020 with national selector Ed Smith admitting he does not know if the all-rounder will return to the international arena.
England captain Joe Root hinted Moeen Ali is in contention for a Test recall to South Africa as the spin bowling all-rounder “adds a different dimension” when firing on all cylinders.
There was a time when the arrival of the Ashes would signal another demonstration of Australian power prevailing over England’s motley crew of futility players collapsing like the House of Usher.