England name Ben Stokes in 16-man squad for The Ashes
England cricket selectors have named the 16-man Test squad for the Ashes tour of Australia which starts in November.
The squad has been announced on ecb.co.uk - and uncapped trio Surrey wicketkeeper Ben Foakes, Somerset fast bowler Craig Overton and Hampshire leg-spinner Mason Crane are included for the first time.
Despite his arrest following an incident in Bristol, Ben Stokes is included, while Hampshire batsman James Vince is recalled. Sky Sports reports that the ECB has confirmed Stokes will remain as England Test vice-captain.
National selector James Whitaker said: “A tour of... read more
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