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.
Another brilliant chase ensured England will head to the World Cup on the back of a series win over Pakistan, with Jason Roy and Ben Stokes staring down a testing total at Trent Bridge.
England were left chasing 341 to seal a series win over Pakistan after Babar Azam’s century and Tom Curran’s four-wicket haul vied for the spotlight at Trent Bridge.
England kicked off their World Cup summer with a tense victory in Ireland, as Ben Foakes overshadowed fellow debutant Jofra Archer with a match-winning turn in Malahide.
Jofra Archer opened his international account in style as England dismissed Ireland for 198 in Malahide, with seven wickets between Liam Plunkett and Tom Curran underlining the strength of the existing attack.