Jason Roy dropped for fifth and final Ashes Test at Oval

England find a way to stop Steve Smith

Highlights

  • Curran and Woakes for fifth Ashes test.
  • M Marsh would replace Travis Head

England wants to draw the series with a win at Oval, they are finding a way to stop Steve Smith. England calls up Curran and Woakes for fifth and final Ashes test at Oval.

Roy failed to impress in the first four matches of Ashes, he has been left out of the final Ashes Test. He scored 110 runs in eight innings with a highest scores of 31 runs.

Ben Stokes won’t be available to bowl due to shoulder injury. Sam Curran and Chris Woakes replacing Jason Roy and Criag Overton.

In other hand, Australia already retained the Ashes with an unassailable 2-1 lead in the series. Australia replaced Travis Head with all-rounder Mitchell Marsh in their 12-man squad.

 

England Squad:

Joe Root(Captain) , Jofra Archer, Stuart Broad, Jonny Bairstow (WK), Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Ben Stokes, Leach, Butler, Burns, Joe Denly

Australia Squad: David Warner, Steve Smith, Tim Paine (Captain,WK) , Peter Siddle, Pat Cummins, Labuschagne, Harris, Matthew Wade, Mitch Marsh, Hazlewood, N Lyon, M Starc

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