George Dobell

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Trevor Bayliss talks to Jason Roy, Jake Ball, Jonny Bairstow and David Willey

England v South Africa, 2nd Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 4th day

England struggle with naive approach in Tests

The side has had a few good wins during Trevor Bayliss' tenure, but the problems that harried the side when he took over, still remain, raising the possibility of a split coaching system

Mark Wood endured a frustrating day

England v South Africa, 2nd Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 2nd day

Wood struggling to find his shock and awe

The Durham quick bowler, making his way back in Test cricket, has not been able to provide additional spark to England's pace attack

Gary Ballance fell shortly after lunch

England v South Africa, 2nd Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 2nd day

Ballance back in the balance as familiar failings surface

Gary Ballance hasn't played terribly in his recall to Test cricket, but some familiar failings are clouding the judgment about his worth to the team

Stuart Broad removed Quinton de Kock one ball after tea

England v South Africa, 2nd Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day

England ride luck as Root learns ropes

Things were never going to be as easy as Lord's but Joe Root looked up to the demands of captaincy as England battled in the field