England fast bowler Stuart Broad is excited to see another showdown between England’s Jofra Archer and Australia’s Steve Smith when the former skipper returns for the fourth Ashes test in Old Trafford on Wednesday.
An unbeaten partnership of 79 by Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow gave England hope of earning an extraordinary victory to save the Ashes series against Australia on Sunday.
Australia were all out for 246 runs in their second innings on day three of the third Ashes test on Saturday, setting England 359 runs to win, a total that would be the second-highest ever run chase at Headingley and keep alive the series.
England have won the toss and decided to bowl first in the third Ashes cricket test against Australia at Headingley in Leeds.
Backs Ben Te’o and Mike Brown were excluded from the final week of an England training camp after being involved in an altercation during a team social event, The Times newspaper reported on Saturday.