England Test Squad / Players

  • Andrew Flintoff

    Andrew Flintoff captain

    Age: 29 years 10 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Andrew Strauss

    Andrew Strauss vice-captain

    Age: 29 years 289 days Playing role: Opening batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Left-arm medium
  • James Anderson

    James Anderson

    Age: 24 years 139 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Ian Bell

    Ian Bell

    Age: 24 years 249 days Playing role: Top-order batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Paul Collingwood

    Paul Collingwood

    Age: 30 years 204 days Playing role: Allrounder Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium
  • Alastair Cook

    Alastair Cook

    Age: 21 years 356 days Playing role: Opening batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm slow
  • Jamie Dalrymple

    Jamie Dalrymple

    Age: 25 years 329 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak Notes: added 16th December
  • Steve Harmison

    Steve Harmison

    Age: 28 years 54 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Matthew Hoggard

    Matthew Hoggard

    Age: 29 years 350 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Geraint Jones

    Geraint Jones wicketkeeper

    Age: 30 years 155 days Batting: Right-hand bat
  • Ed Joyce

    Ed Joyce

    Age: 28 years 85 days Playing role: Top-order batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium Notes: added 15th November
  • Sajid Mahmood

    Sajid Mahmood

    Age: 24 years 360 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast-medium
  • Monty Panesar

    Monty Panesar

    Age: 24 years 235 days Playing role: Bowler Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox
  • Kevin Pietersen

    Kevin Pietersen

    Age: 26 years 172 days Playing role: Top-order batsman Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm offbreak
  • Liam Plunkett

    Liam Plunkett

    Age: 21 years 254 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm fast
  • Chris Read

    Chris Read wicketkeeper

    Age: 28 years 128 days Batting: Right-hand bat
  • Ashley Giles

    Ashley Giles withdrawn player

    Age: 33 years 272 days Batting: Right-hand bat Bowling: Slow left-arm orthodox Notes: Withdrawn 16th December
  • Marcus Trescothick

    Marcus Trescothick withdrawn player

    Age: 30 years 356 days Playing role: Opening batsman Batting: Left-hand bat Bowling: Right-arm medium Notes: Withdrawn 14th November