Alex Hales unleashes a pull, Afghanistan v England, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney, March 13, 2015 © ICC

  • Mar 13, 2015

    Nail-biter? Alex Hales in deep thought © Getty Images

  • Mar 9, 2015

    Alex Hales plays off the back foot © Getty Images

  • Feb 19, 2015

    Gary Ballance and Alex Hales have a chat while stretching © Getty Images

  • Feb 11, 2015

    Alex Hales scored 31 before he was dismissed by Shahid Afridi © Getty Images

  • Dec 31, 2014

    Alex Hales made 29 off 24 balls © Getty Images

  • Dec 7, 2014

    Alex Hales was dismissed first ball by Dhammika Prasad © Getty Images

  • Dec 5, 2014

    Alex Hales talks to fans after a nets session © Getty Images

  • Dec 3, 2014

    Alex Hales showed some nice touches in his first appearance of the tour © Getty Images

  • Nov 24, 2014

    Alastair Cook and Alex Hales worked together in the nets but seem unlikely to do so at the start of the ODI series © Getty Images

  • Nov 20, 2014

    Alex Hales is to be left out of England's first warm-up match © Getty Images

  • Sep 7, 2014

    Alex Hales clubs one down the ground © Getty Images

  • Sep 5, 2014

    Alex Hales top-edged a pull to be caught at midwicket © AFP

  • Sep 2, 2014

    Alex Hales was beaten by an inswinger © Getty Images

  • Sep 1, 2014

    Alastair Cook watches Alex Hales bat during nets © Getty Images

  • Aug 30, 2014

    Alex Hales looks back after top-edging one to MS Dhoni © AFP

  • Aug 30, 2014

    Alex Hales tickles one fine on the leg side © Getty Images

  • Aug 30, 2014

    Alex Hales played a couple of pleasing drives through off © AFP

  • Aug 27, 2014

    A disappointed Alex Hales walks back for 40 © Getty Images