The final place in England’s World Cup squad may be determined by the gut feeling of captain Eoin Morgan, with David Willey, Joe Denly and Liam Dawson seemingly vying for one spot.
World Cup favourites England face Ireland on Friday, their first fixture of an exciting World Cup/Ashes summer.
Mark Wood has warned England must work hard to ensure Jofra Archer does not become cricket’s answer to Faustino Asprilla as a much-discussed World Cup selection edges near.
This summer’s Ashes series will see players from England and Australia wearing shirts with their surname and a number on their back of their whites.
Paul Farbrace is in no doubt he has joined a county heading into a bright future after becoming Warwickshire’s new sport director.
England’s record-breaking win over the West Indies on Wednesday means the current one-day international series has featured three of the top four all-time innings in terms of sixes hit.