Sam Curran can count himself unlucky to be dropped, but it is an understandable decision once it was decided Ben Stokes was available
The fast bowler reveals the change of mindset that has made a key difference to the England bowling attack against India
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Cameron Bancroft became the third Australian cricketer to win an overseas deal after his part in the ball-tampering fiasco in Cape Town
Stokes returns after the end of his court case, bolstering England's stocks. India, meanwhile, are searching for a spark to keep the series alive
Stokes will be assessed "mentally and physically" over the two days of training at Trent Bridge before a decision is made on whether he returns to the XI
Imran Khan might be the gold standard, but he has two England challengers coming up the ranks
The allrounder is available for selection following the conclusion of his trial. But it's not an easy task making room for him
Co-defendant, Ryan Ali, was also found not guilty in wake of incident in Bristol on September 25
Ben Stokes has been added to England's 13-man squad for the third Test against India at Trent Bridge, which gets underway on Saturday, after being found not guilty of affray at Bristol Crown Court.
Regardless of his acquittal, hanging around a nightclub at 2.30am was not the behaviour of an international sportsman
Could it be Chanders?
The jury in the trial of Ben Stokes will retire to consider their verdict on Tuesday morning
Aged 36, fast bowler cements place at the top of the ICC World Rankings with match haul of 9 for 43