England off-spinner Jack Leach is also observing his Australian counterpart, Nathan Lyon, for quite some time and would like to incorporate the learnings in the upcoming Ashes 2021-22. The first Ashes Test starts at Gabba on December 8.
Chris Woakes pulled out of the Indian Premier League along with England compatriots Jonny Bairstow (Sunrisers Hyderabad) and Dawid Malan (Punjab Kings).
The three players want to spend some family time. England's Jos Buttler, Jofra Archer and Ben Stokes, had earlier pulled out of IPL 2021
At stumps on day 4, England were 77 for no loss with Haseeb Hameed (43) and Rory Burns (31) in the middle, still needing 291 more for win
After Shardul Thakur's quick-fire fifty, Indian pacers claimed England's top-three on an intriguing opening at the Oval, London
Pacer Saqib Mahmood has been left out of the squad. The fourth Test begins on September 2 at the Oval.
Wood had hurt his right shoulder while fielding during the second Test at Lord's while Woakes has recovered from the heel injury
The third and final ODI was abandoned after insistent rains before England could reply to Sri Lanka's total of 166
England play three-match T20 series against Sri Lanka starting June 23
Delhi Capitals will take on Chennai Super Kings in their first match of the IPL 2021 season on April 10
Chris Woakes was retained by Delhi Capitals for the Indian Premier League 2021 despite him pulling out of the last edition due to family reasons
The IPL 2021 is slated to begin from April 9 with the final scheduled to be played on May 30
England's much-debated rotation policy has drawn a lot of flak from several former players, including Kevin Pietersen and Ian Bell
Steve Smith found himself in the spotlight for his conduct against India but Ashes rival Chris Woakes refused to be drawn on the matter
Anrich Nortje, who made his Test debut last year against India, has featured in six red ball games, seven ODIs and three T20s for South Africa
Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler set up a come-from-behind win for England in the first Test against a spirited Pakistan side at Old Trafford, Manchester
A five-wicket haul against West Indies last time out does not mean Chris Woakes is guaranteed a place in the England team to face Pakistan
Alec Stewart feels Chris Woakes, who claimed 106 wickets from 35 Tests, is often deprived of the recognition he deserves
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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