Gary Ballance turns to Joe Root for batting tips ahead of Bangladesh Test series as England warm up for opening encounter in Chittagong
Gary Ballance has been given some useful hints on how to approach spin on the subcontinent by Yorkshire and England team-mate Joe Root ahead of the Test series in Bangladesh.
Ballance is expected to retain his spot in the middle order for the matches in Chittagong and Dhaka, despite failing to fully convince on his recall to the side against Pakistan over the summer.
He is not taking his place for granted, though, after preparing himself for the slow, low pitches he is likely to come across in the next few weeks.
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