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Ashes a step closer as Jason Roy set to make Test debut versus Ireland

7 monthes ago   |   By Cricket365

Destructive Opener Jason Roy took one step closer to playing in this summer's Ashes with the news that he will make his Test debut at Lord's versus Ireland next week.
Roy recently starred in England's first World Cup success , his mix of aggression and determination at the top of the order enough to secure him a place in the official team of the tournament .
Doubts have been cast over whether Roy's technique can stand up to the rigours of Test cricket, but England have had a long-standing issue opening the batting in the longer format - an issue that has been exacerbated since the...
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England hero Jason Roy set for Ashes chance after World Cup heroics

England hero Jason Roy set for Ashes chance after World Cup heroics

7 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Jason Roy played a key role in England's cricket World Cup success
Jason Roy looks certain to be part of England's Ashes campaign after he received his maiden Test call-up.
After Sunday's historic success at Lord's attention will quickly switch to red ball cricket with Joe Root 's side taking on Ireland at Lord's next week.
Surrey opener Roy played a crucial part in England's World Cup campaign, leading from the front with the bat scoring 443 runs at an average of 63.28, while it was his throw that helped effect the run out of Martin Guptill and clinch the trophy on Sunday.
England have...
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Jason Roy will make England Test debut against Ireland after World Cup heroics as selectors name 13-man squad

Jason Roy will make England Test debut against Ireland after World Cup heroics as selectors name 13-man squad

7 monthes ago   |   By The Telegraph


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Jason Roy wins England Test call-up but Jofra Archer is injured

Jason Roy wins England Test call-up but Jofra Archer is injured

7 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

Opener Jason Roy is in line to make his England Test debut against Ireland at Lord's next week after starring in England's World Cup triumph, but paceman Jofra Archer is injured with a side strain.
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Cricket news: Uncapped Jason Roy given England Test call-up after World Cup heroics

Cricket news: Uncapped Jason Roy given England Test call-up after World Cup heroics

7 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

PAUL NEWMAN: The uncapped Jason Roy, Lewis Gregory and Olly Stone have all been included in England's 13-man squad for the inaugural Test against Ireland next week.
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Jason Roy set to feature in Ashes after first England Test call-up

7 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

• World Cup hero in 13-man party that will face Ireland at Lord's
• Jimmy Anderson also included despite fitness concerns Jason Roy looks set to be part of England's Ashes campaign after receiving a first Test call-up for the match against Ireland next week. The opener, a key part of England's World Cup triumph , was named in the 13-man party for the four-day, one-off Test at Lord's on Wednesday, one that includes another new face in Somerset's Lewis Gregory. There is also a place for Jimmy Anderson despite concerns over the bowler's fitness as well as a return from injury for...
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England World Cup star Jason Roy to make Test debut against Ireland

7 monthes ago   |   By Evening Standard

Jason Roy will make his Test debut against Ireland at Lord's next week, but a host of England's World Cup heroes have been given time off.
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