CAU vs EN-A: It was an imperious effort by the English Lions as they tamed the Cricket Australia XI to go 1-0 up in the 5-match series. It is now time for the second match to take place which will be played again at the Carrara Oval in Queensland.
Talking about how things went in the first game, riding on Max Bryant’s swashbuckling 102 from just 60 deliveries, the Cricket Australia XI notched up a formidable 281 for the loss of 8 wickets in 50 overs.
Cricket Australia vs England A Team News
Cricket Australia News
- The skipper Will Pucovscki will not take part further in the series due to a concussion injury he suffered in the last game.
- The left-hand opening batsman Marcus Harris will replace Pucovscki in the eleven and is expected to open the innings alongside Max Bryant.
- Caleb Jewell, Jake Lehmann, Bradley Hope will follow the openers.
- The bowling department will be monitored by the likes of Jack Prestwidge, Will Sutherland and Cameron Boyce.
England A News
- Changes are unlikely to take place after a good show in their last outing.
- Wicket-keeper batsman James Bracey will be opening the innings with Tom Kohler-Cadmore followed by the likes of Sam Hain, Tom Abell, Laurie Evans.
- Richard Gleeson, Mason Crane, Craig Overton will manage the bowling workload.
Cricket Australia vs England A Playing11
Cricket Australia Playing 11
Caleb Jewell, Marcus Harris, Matthew Kuhnemann, Jake Lehmann, Mitchell Perry, Xavier Crone, Bradley Hope, Jaron Morgan, Will Sutherland, Max Bryant, Cameron Boyce, Jack Prestwidge
England A Playing 11
James Bracey, Sam Hain, Richard Gleeson, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Lewis Gregory, Craig Overton, Tom Abell, Laurie Evans, Daniel Lawrence, Brydon Carse, Mason Crane
Cricket Australia vs England A Squads
Jake Lehmann (c), Max Bryant, Cameron Boyce, Mitch Perry, Matthew Kuhnemann, Caleb Jewell, Marcus Harris, Jack Prestwidge, Blake Edwards, Alex Ross, Brad Hope, Jaron Morgan, Will Sutherland, Xavier Crone
Tom Abell (c), Laurie Evans, Matt Milnes, Tom Moores, Dan Lawrence, Craig Overton, Richard Gleeson, Lewis Gregory, Sam Hain, Will Jacks, Brydon Carse, Mason Crane, Tom-Kohler Cadmore, James Bracey, Henry Brookes.