With Jofra Archer’s inclusion in England’s World Cup squad long considered a formality, it was spinner Liam Dawson who assumed the role of ‘bolter’ as Joe Denly and David Willey saw their dreams dashed.
Jofra Archer has been selected to bolster England’s pace options for this summer’s World Cup, with David Willey the unlucky man to miss out.
The final place in England’s World Cup squad may be determined by the gut feeling of captain Eoin Morgan, with David Willey, Joe Denly and Liam Dawson seemingly vying for one spot.
England’s selectors will settle on a final 15-man World Cup squad on Monday, with the fates of David Willey, Joe Denly and potential wildcard Liam Dawson to the fore.
England captain Eoin Morgan has vowed Jofra Archer will be handled carefully following his successful introduction to international cricket.
Eoin Morgan welcomed Twenty20 victory over Pakistan by insisting England’s new boys could be on the fast-track to World Cup success.
England timed their run chase to perfection to beat Pakistan by seven wickets in their Twenty20 international at Cardiff.
Pakistan got out of a hole in the Twenty20 international against England – after paceman David Willey nearly fell down one.
Trevor Bayliss believes the mere prospect of Jofra Archer gatecrashing England’s World Cup squad inspired his bowlers to “raise the bar” in the West Indies.
England captain Eoin Morgan commended his Twenty20 side as “close to perfect” after they blitzed the West Indies for the second time in three days to end their tour with a 3-0 series sweep.
David Willey took his turn in the spotlight as England steamrollered the West Indies for the second time in three days, wrapping up a thumping eight-wicket win in the third Twenty20 international, and a clean sweep in the series.
David Willey took his turn in the spotlight as England rolled over the West Indies for 71 in St Kitts, condemning the hosts to a second Twenty20 collapse in three days.
David Willey is hoping to tame a short boundary in St Kitts and lock down his World Cup place but accepts England face an “interesting dilemma” over Jofra Archer.
England begin the final leg of their winter travels, a three-match T20 series against the West Indies, in St Lucia on Tuesday.