Jimmy Anderson and Mark Wood ruled out of England tour to Bangladesh
The pair were scratched from the touring party, which is due to leave this afternoon, after Anderson struggled to shake off problems with his right shoulder and Wood with his left ankle.
Steve Finn and Jake Ball will take their place in ODI and Test squads, respectively.
Given that Bangladesh Tests are being used as the warm up to the India Test tour in November (there will be no warm-up or tour games) they were hoping to use Bangladesh as the warm up so were hoping for a seamless transition i.e. little change in the squads. Anderson missing Bangladesh throws a spanner in those works.
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