England head coach Chris Silverwood has named a 16-member squad for the fifth Take a look at in opposition to India beginning at Previous Trafford on Friday, September 10.
Wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler, who missed the 157-run defeat within the fourth Take a look at on the Kennington Oval to be with his wife for the birth of their second child, has returned to the squad for the ultimate match of the sequence.
Left-arm spinner Jack Leach has additionally been added to the squad as a second spin possibility alongside off-spinning all-rounder Moeen Ali.
Batsman Sam Billings, who was included within the fourth Take a look at squad as cowl for Jonny Bairstow, has returned to Kent.
With an Ashes sequence arising this winter, there have been questions over whether or not the 39-year-old pacer James Anderson needs to be rested for the fifth Take a look at.
“He [Anderson] and I’ll have a dialog collectively, he could have enter into that with out a shadow of a doubt, James is aware of his personal physique and he will definitely give me an sincere opinion of the place he’s at, and it’s definitely one I’ll hearken to. I do know he received’t wish to miss any cricket however we’ve got to take care of him,” stated Silverwood in his assertion.
England squad for fifth Take a look at in opposition to India:
Joe Root (c), Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler (wk), Sam Curran, Haseeb Hameed, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Dawid Malan, Craig Overton, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Chris Woakes, Mark Wooden.