SBS – England paceman Stuart Broad will be 33 in 2019 but he believes he’ll be in good shape to play in the home Ashes series against Australia.

Summary

  • England paceman Stuart Broad will be 33 in 2019 but he believes he’ll be in good shape to play in the home Ashes series against Australia.
  • England’s Stuart Broad wants to play in the home Ashes series against Australia in 2019, the paceman has said after passing Ian Botham to take second place on the country’s all-time list of Test wicket-takers.
  • The 31-year-old went past Botham’s haul of 383 wickets during England’s win over the West Indies by an innings and 209 runs in the first Test at Edgbaston on Saturday.
  • Broad is keen on maintaining his fitness levels ahead of their trip down under but insists he would not want to be rested for the remaining two Tests against the Caribbean side.
  • England’s second Test against the West Indies begins on Friday at Headingley.

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