England captain Joe Root says Craig Overton’s height was a deciding factor in bringing him into the team for Chris Woakes and also hopes his previous Ashes experience – during the last tour of Australia – will stand him in good stead.
Joe Root and Tim Paine reflect on Ashes series after England take a draw in the last TestEngland have walked away from the 2019 Ashes with a draw after levelling the series at 2-2 following victory at The Oval. Australia retain the urn though, after winning the last Ashes series Down..
Jason Roy dropped by England for fifth and final Ashes TestEngland have dropped Jason Roy for the fifth Ashes Test against Australia. The one-day star has failed to impress in the first four matches of the series, either as an opener or when he dropped down..