Eng VS WI: England Team Announced for First Test, Ben Stokes Commanded

Eng VS WI: England Team Announced for First Test, Ben Stokes Commanded

The England squad has been announced for the first match of the three-match Test series to be played against the West Indies. Ben Stokes will command the team in the first Test match. Moin Ali, who made a place in the team probable Test team after a long time, has not been included in the 13-man squad. Dominic Bess has been named as a spinner in the squad. Wicketkeeper Johnny Bairstow has also missed a place in the team.

The first match of the 3-Test series between England and West Indies is to be played at the Rose Bowl in Southampton from 8 July. The 13-man squad for this match was announced on Saturday. England and Wales Cricket announced the opening of the first match, announcing the team captained by Ben Stokes.

Due to the spread of Corona virus infection, cricket was braking. International cricket of this series is going to return. England's squad for the first Test was announced on Saturday. Regular captain Joe Root will not play in this match due to personal reasons. All-rounder Ben Stokes will replace him

In the fast bowling attack, the pair of experienced James Anderson and Stuart Broad are going to be seen once again. Mark Wood has also been included in the 13-man squad. Dominic Bess has been selected as the spin bowler while Chris Woakes and Ollie Pope are in the squad as an all-rounder.

England's 13-man squad for first test


Ben Stokes (captain), James Anderson, Joffra Archer, Dominic Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jose Butler, Jack Crowell, Joe Denali, Ollie Pope, Dom Sibley, Chris Woakes and Mark Wood