Cook backs England to persevere with Buttler for Tests in Sri Lanka

Sir Alastair Cook believes England are right to back Jos Buttler to come good in Test cricket, citing continuity and his world-class talent as reasons to persevere with the wicketkeeper-batsman for the tour of Sri Lanka.

The 29-year-old endured a difficult winter in red-ball cricket, with a top score of 43 in five matches across series in New Zealand and South Africa.

Coupled with an underwhelming Ashes, Buttler has come under scrutiny and Ben Foakes will provide him with...
source: Windsor Observer

2020-02-21 17:50
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