Batmans Gary Ballance has ruled out of the third test against South Africa due to left finger injury. Ballance suffered the injury when hit on the left finger by a fast bowler Morne Morkel
Left hander, the Yorkshire saw a hand surgeon in Leeds on Tuesday. Gary Ballance still monitored by the England team and available in the fourth test at Emirates Old Trafford.
Gary Ballance will under pressure to keep his place at the oval in any event.
England coach Trevor was critical of his team performance in Nottingham
Keaton Jennings likely to retain his place in two inning against the protease at Trent Bridge, where South Africa leveled the four match series at 1-1. Bayliss added.
Bayliss also said that the thing we try to give those guys a bit longer to show what they have got. It’s not worked, to be honest.
On the other hand, Tom Westley and Haseeb Hameed are below reflection to take Gary Ballance’s place when England names their third Test squad later this week.
Players like Stoneman and westerly spoken about at length in the last selection meeting.
England has quest for Alastair Cook, the formers skipper has 11 partners in the five years since leaving Andrew strasuss.