England Cricket Board announces the squad for 5-match Test series against India which is starting from August 04. They have announced players for the first two Tests only. Joe Root will lead the side and some key players will be back in the side who missed out New Zealand series in June. Buttler, Ben Stokes, Sam Curran, and Jonny Bairstow are the players who will play Test after England’s India tour. England have shown faith in Haseeb Hameed and Moeen Ali missed out. Jofra Archer and Chris Woakes are still not fit for the first two Tests.
Here’s the squad of England for the first two Tests against India:
Joe Root (C), Ben Stokes, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Sam Curran, James Anderson, Stuart Broad, Ollie Robinson, Haseeb Hameed, Zak Crawley, Dom Sibley, Jack Leach, Dan Lawrence, Johnny Bairstow, Mark Wood, Dom Bess, Ollie Pope