Surrey wicketkeeper Ben Foakes has been known as as much as England’s Take a look at squad on the tour of Sri Lanka as cowl for the injured Jonny Bairstow.
Bairstow, 29, has ankle ligament injury sustained taking part in soccer in coaching and can miss Saturday’s Twenty20 match with Sri Lanka.
It’s not but clear if he’ll return for the primary of three Take a look at matches, beginning on 6 November.
Foakes, 25, is scheduled to reach in Colombo this weekend.
He was named in England’s Take a look at squad for the 2017-18 Ashes sequence, although he didn’t find yourself taking part in.
England introduced in Alex Hales to exchange Yorkshire’s Bairstow for final Saturday’s ODI win over Sri Lanka, giving them a series-winning 3-Zero lead.
Following Bairstow’s damage, former England captain Michael Vaughan stated soccer brought an “increase” to “risk” in coaching and added he wouldn’t enable it in coaching throughout a World Cup yr.
England repeatedly play a brief recreation of soccer in coaching and pre-match warm-ups, and the gamers have been awarding one another fantasy soccer values on this tour.