England vs Australia 2nd Test Match Preview Research & Analysis Ashes 2019

England vs Australia 2nd Test Match Preview Research & Analysis Match Preview England's progress on the opening day in Birmingham was dented by James Anderson's injury, as the veteran paceman bowled just four overs before leaving the field due to calf injury. The hosts couldn't seize the advantage, despite claiming a healthy first-innings lead of 90, and Australia had firm control when they posted 487/7 in their second outing. Despite that, Joe Root, the England captain, will hope his bowling unit, likely to feature young Jofra Archer, can make an impact against Australia, and in particular, Steve Smith, who scored 144 and 142 in the first Test. Mitchell Starc has been included in the Australia's 12-man squad for the Lord's Test Starc did

Ashes 2019 Squad Announced,All Time Ashes Stats

Ashes 2019 Squad Announced,All Time Ashes Stats England Cricket Team Reappoint Ben Stokes As Vice-Captain : Reappointment of Ben Stokes as Test vice-captain. Also, Barbadian-born fast bowler Jofra Archer was named in the Test squad for the first time. Recently, Ben Stokes led England to the their maiden World Cup triumph with an unbeaten knock of 84 in the final against New Zealand at Lord's. After both the match and the Super Over ended in ties, England were crowned champions due to a superior boundary-count tie-breaker rule.Ashes 2019 Squad Announced,All Time Ashes Stats Batsmen Joe Root (Captain) Right-hand bat Rory Burns Left-hand bat Jos Buttler Right-hand bat Jason Roy Right-hand bat Bowlers James Anderson Right-arm fast-medium Stuart Broad Right-arm fast-medium Olly Stone Right-arm fast-medium All-Rounders Jofra Archer Right-hand bat, Right-arm fast-medium Moeen Ali Left-hand bat, Right-arm offbreak Sam Curran Left-hand bat, Left-arm fast-medium Joe Denly Right-hand bat,