Sunday, 17 October 2021

Tag Archives: Mark Wood

England’s Broad says considered retirement after Southampton snub

LONDON: England’s Stuart Broad said he considered retiring after being omitted for last month s series opener against West Indies at Southampton. England s decision to go with James Anderson, Jofra Archer and Mark Wood for the first match, which West Indies won by four wickets, snapped the 34-year-old Broad s run of ...

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Mark Wood: Bio-secure environment like sci-fi movie

MANCHESTER: Mark Wood said he felt like he was in a science fiction film after entering England´s bio-secure training ´bubble´ ahead of next month´s Test series against the West Indies. Durham fast bowler Wood is one of 29 England cricketers currently at Hampshire´s Ageas Bowl, the venue for the first ...

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Mark Wood eyes Ashes role despite injury blow

LONDON: England paceman Mark Wood has set his sights on recovering from injury in time to play a role in the Ashes against Australia. Wood will be out for up to six weeks after suffering a side strain during last Sunday s historic World Cup final victory over New Zealand. The ...

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Jason Roy given first England Test call to face Ireland

LONDON: England have given Jason Roy his first Test call-up to face Ireland after the Surrey opener played a key role in his country´s historic World Cup triumph, but pace bowler Mark Wood will be sidelined for between four and six weeks. Roy was a crucial part of England´s first ...

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England’s Wood ready for pace battle with Windies

LONDON: England fast bowler Mark Wood says his side will “fight fire with fire” when they face the formidable West Indies pace attack. Friday’s World Cup clash in Southampton is likely to be a bouncer barrage, with both teams boasting aggressive bowling line-ups. The West Indies dismissed Pakistan for 105 ...

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