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Squad

PLAYERROLE
Joe Root (c)Top-order batsman
Moeen Ali Batting allrounder
James Anderson Bowler
Jofra Archer Bowling allrounder
Jonny Bairstow †Middle-order batsman
Stuart Broad Bowler
Rory Burns Top-order batsman
Jos Buttler †Wicketkeeper batsman
Sam Curran Allrounder
Joe Denly Opening batsman
Jason Roy Middle-order batsman
Ben Stokes Allrounder
Olly Stone Bowler
Chris Woakes Allrounder

Squad

England
PLAYERROLE
Joe Root (c)Top-order batsman
Moeen Ali Batting allrounder
James Anderson Bowler
Jofra Archer Bowling allrounder
Jonny Bairstow †Middle-order batsman
Stuart Broad Bowler
Rory Burns Top-order batsman
Jos Buttler †Wicketkeeper batsman
Sam Curran Allrounder
Joe Denly Opening batsman
Jason Roy Middle-order batsman
Ben Stokes Allrounder
Olly Stone Bowler
Chris Woakes Allrounder
Australia
PLAYERROLE
Tim Paine (c) †Wicketkeeper batsman
Cameron Bancroft †Wicketkeeper batsman
Pat Cummins Bowler
Marcus Harris Opening batsman
Josh Hazlewood Bowler
Travis Head Middle-order batsman
Usman Khawaja Top-order batsman
Marnus Labuschagne Batting allrounder
Nathan Lyon Bowler
Mitchell Marsh Allrounder
Michael Neser Bowling allrounder
James Pattinson Bowler
Peter Siddle Bowler
Steven Smith Middle-order batsman
Mitchell Starc Bowler
Matthew Wade †Wicketkeeper batsman
David Warner Opening batsman

Players To Watch - Batsmen

  • Ben Stokes
    Ben StokesENG
    8MAT
    557RUNS
    39.78AVG
    55.75SR
  • Rory Burns
    Rory BurnsENG
    9MAT
    538RUNS
    29.88AVG
    44.72SR
  • Travis Head
    Travis HeadAUS
    9MAT
    726RUNS
    51.85AVG
    51.74SR
  • Usman KhawajaAUS
    9MAT
    404RUNS
    28.85AVG
    44.59SR

Players To Watch - Bowlers

  • Moeen Ali
    Moeen AliENG
    8MAT
    36W
    3.64ECO
    43.8SR
  • Stuart Broad
    Stuart BroadENG
    6MAT
    21W
    2.80ECO
    53.1SR
  • Nathan Lyon
    Nathan LyonAUS
    9MAT
    45W
    2.81ECO
    64.4SR
  • Pat Cummins
    Pat CumminsAUS
    8MAT
    41W
    2.54ECO
    40.8SR

Head To Head

LAST FIVE MATCHESDATESERIES/TOURNAMENT
ENGENG258 & 258/5ddrew with250 & 154/6 AUSAUS14/08/19ICC World Test Championship
ENGENG374 & 146 lost to284 & 487/7dAUSAUS01/08/19ICC World Test Championship
ENGENG346 & 180 lost to649/7dAUSAUS03/01/18England tour of Australia and New Zealand 2017/18
ENGENG491drew with327 & 263/4d AUSAUS25/12/17England tour of Australia and New Zealand 2017/18
ENGENG403 & 218 lost to662/9dAUSAUS14/12/17England tour of Australia and New Zealand 2017/18

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