Fiery opener awaits England Englands Ashes debutants face a baptism of fire in Thursdays opening Test at the Gabba, where four years ago the tourists batsmen crumbled under an Australian short-pitched bowling assault.
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Ashes 2017-18: Ben Stokes absence is a blow - Andrew Strauss England's director of cricket Andrew Strauss says the absence of Ben Stokes from the tour of Australia is a "blow" to the team. BBC Sport 2 weeks ago Also reported by • BBC Local News • BBC News
England are determined to press ahead with their Ashes squad announcement despite the arrest of Test vice-captain Ben Stokes in Bristol on Monday morning. England and Wales Cricket Board director.. Source: PA - Press Association STUDIO - on September 26, 2017
Andrew Strauss is keen to have Ben Stokes' future resolved Director of England cricket Andrew Strauss has described Ben Stokes' situation as 'complicated' but is keen to have his future resolved. Coach Trevor Bayliss has ruled Stokes out for the Ashes. MailOnline 2 weeks ago
England plan to travel to Australia for Ashes without Ben Stokes Ben Stokes will not travel to Australia with the rest of the England Ashes squad later this month, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has confirmed.
The all-rounder was arrested on suspicion.. City A.M. on October 6, 2017 Chris Tremlett: Stokes cannot contest Ashes as things stand It is looking increasingly likely that England will be without all-rounder Ben Stokes for the Ashes and with the situation as it is, I wouldn’t be in favour of him going to Australia.
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England cricket stars decide to snub Jos Buttler’s stag do England’s Ashes cricketers have pulled out of team-mate Jos Buttler’s stag do in Amsterdam this weekend. The move comes following pressure from ECB director of cricket Andrew Strauss. MailOnline on September 29, 2017
Stokes dropped by England indefinitely following arrest All-rounder Ben Stokes’s chances of spearheading England’s bid for Ashes glory this winter have receded after cricket bosses suspended him and one-day team-mate Alex Hales indefinitely.
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Chris Tremlett: Stokes has to start making smarter decisions England all-rounder Ben Stokes will be very lucky if he retains the Test vice-captaincy following his arrest in Bristol in the early hours of Monday morning on suspicion of actual bodily.. City A.M. on September 27, 2017 Andrew Strauss: Ben Stokes needs our support during 'difficult time' England's director of cricket Andrew Strauss says all-rounder Ben Stokes needs "the right support" during a "very difficult time' BBC Sport on September 27, 2017
Ben Stokes will miss England's final two ODIs against West Indies after being arrested in Bristol Alex Hales is also expected to miss the rest of the international summer, Andrew Strauss confirmed, after an incident in Bristol Independent on September 26, 2017
England to gamble on novices as Joe Root favours No4 spot Andrew Strauss admitted a few days ago that he would be lying if he claimed England were going to Australia ‘with absolute clarity on our best XI’. MailOnline on September 23, 2017
Andrew Strauss wants England to make up for Champions Trophy disappointment Andrew Strauss insists England's improving limited-overs team still have lessons to learn after the missed opportunity of this year's Champions. Sport.co.uk on September 21, 2017
Andrew Strauss backs Joe Root to impress in his 'biggest challenge' Down Under Andrew Strauss believes Joe Root could thrive as he prepares for an England captain's toughest challenge - an Ashes series in Australia.. Sport.co.uk on September 20, 2017 Andrew Strauss plays down Ian Botham's concerns Former England all-rounder Botham, now chairman of Durham, has voiced his frustration following his county's loss of all-rounder Paul Coughlin to Nottinghamshire. MailOnline on September 20, 2017
Andrew Strauss believes Joe Root can win in Australia Andrew Strauss believes Joe Root possesses the credentials to join a very elite band of men this winter – by leading an England team to Ashes victory on Australian soil. MailOnline on September 20, 2017 Joe Root: 'Australia will try to keep England captain quiet during Ashes' Australia will "target" England captain Joe Root during this winter's Ashes tour, director of cricket Andrew Strauss says. BBC Sport on September 20, 2017 Also reported by • BBC News No day-night nerves for England against Windies England captain Joe Root heaped praise on his side for thriving in the unknown surroundings of the maiden day-night Test on these shores as they dominated West Indies at Edgbaston.
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