World Cup 2023: England Announced a Strong 15-Members Provisional Squad for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023: Ben Stokes Reverses his Retirement as Ben Stokes is in their 15-member provisional squad for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 announced the England Cricket Board (ECB).
England has also announced their squads for the upcoming T20I and ODI series against New Zealand. After getting retired from the ODI Cricket last year, Ben Stokes made a comeback. Harry Brook was not included in the ODI squad, whereas uncapped fast bowler Gus Atkinson was named in ODI and T20I squads.
The T20I squad also includes two other uncapped fast bowlers, Josh Tongue and Josh Turner. England will play the four T20Is from August 30 to September 5, and then they will play the important ODI series against New Zealand from September 8 to September 15.
The ODI and T20I squad includes a mix of experienced and young players, like Jos Buttler, Joe Root, and Moeen Ali, who has been part of England’s successful teams in recent years. The youngsters like Liam Livingstone and Gus Atkinson are a sign that England are looking to build a new squad for the upcoming series and Tournaments.
England are one of the favorites to win the World Cup 2023. They have a strong squad and potential to defeat any opponent in the World Cup and will also be tough to beat.
The batting lineup is strong, as Jos Buttler, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, and Dawid Malan all are capable of scoring big runs. Livingstone is a young player who has impressed in recent years, and he will be looking to make an impact in the World Cup by playing aggressive cricket.
The bowling attack is also strong, with Adil Rashid, Mark Wood, and David Willey all being experienced bowlers who can take wickets in different conditions. Reece Topley and Gus Atkinson are young bowlers, but they have the potential to take pick wickets in difficult situations.
England’s ODI, T20I squads against New Zealand and World Cup 2023 Provisional Squad:
England ODI Squad: Jos Buttler (C/WK), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Sam Curran, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, David Willey, Mark Wood, Gus Atkinson, Reece Topley, Adil Rashid.
England T20I squad: Jos Buttler (C/WK), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Harry Brook, Ben Duckett, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Will Jacks, Gus Atkinson, Josh Turner, Josh Tongue, Luke Wood, Sam Curran, Rehan Ahmed, Adil Rashid.
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