Dan Lawrence will reportedly return to the English squad for the fourth Check of the collection in opposition to Crew India. The 24-year-old batter was earlier launched from the squad to play for Essex within the County Championship sport in opposition to Glamorgan.
In accordance with the Day by day Mail, Jos Buttler may miss the ultimate two Check matches of the collection in opposition to India attributable to private causes.
In his absence, Jonny Bairstow may take up wicket-keeping tasks, whereas Dan Lawrence is in line to be picked forward of Ollie Pope.
“It’s understood England are lining up Jonny Bairstow to maintain wicket for the fourth Check beginning at The Oval on Thursday, with Dan Lawrence, who has been launched to play the primary two days of Essex’s County Championship sport at Glamorgan, set to return in forward of Ollie Pope,” the report said.
The report additional claims that the house aspect are hopeful that their injured quick bowlers Chris Woakes (heel) and Mark Wooden (shoulder) will probably be accessible to play within the fourth Check.
Whereas Wooden was a part of the English group that performed in opposition to India at Lord’s, Woakes has not performed a single Check match since August final 12 months.
Can Dan Lawrence cement his place within the England Check group?
Dan Lawrence was dropped from the England group after managing solely 25 runs in two innings of the collection opener in opposition to India. The fitting-handed batter bought out for a duck within the first innings and performed a knock of 25 runs within the second innings.
Lawrence may quickly obtain one other probability to show himself. It is going to be attention-grabbing to see how the English batter performs if he will get a spot within the enjoying XI for the Kennington Oval Check, beginning September 2.