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Jofra Archer set to make Test debut at Lords!

10-08-201910-08-2019 08:36:48 IST
2019-08-10T03:06:48.009Z10-08-2019 2019-08-10T03:06:42.005Z - - 21-08-2019

Jofra Archer set to make Test debut at Lords!


England's  World Cup hero Jofra Archer is finally going to make his test debut at the 'Home of Cricket' Lord's in the second Ashes test against Australia.

Archer and top-order batsman Jack Leach in the 12-man squad which will take on Australia for the second Ashes Test. Leach scored 92 runs in England's one-off Test match against Ireland last month.

Moeen Ali, who has displayed a poor form in the first Ashes Test, has been dropped while James Anderson and Olly Stone also failed to find a spot in the squad as they are suffering from right calf and back injury respectively.

England faced a massive 251-run defeat in the first Ashes Test against Australia. The second Ashes Test between England and Australia will commence from August 14 at Lord's.

Squad: Joe Root (capt), Jofra Archer, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler (wk), Sam Curran, Joe Denly, Jack Leach, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes.


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