Ben Duckett likely to make Test debut after impressing again in tour match
The Northants batsman, who is 22 today, has continued the rich vein of form that saw him plunder 2706 runs last summer with four half-centuries in five innings so far on tour.
The latest came on the last day of England’s final warm-up match before the first Test when he scored 60 against a Bangladesh Cricket Board XI in Chittagong before retiring.
It followed 60 and 63 to help England win the recent one-day series, and an incredible summer that saw him average 60.82 in the County Championship, 43.36 in the NatWest T20 Blast, and 63.28 in 50-over games.
He also hit an unbeaten 163 on his... read more
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