Reuters India – (Reuters) – England paceman James Anderson has been ruled out for six weeks with a shoulder problem but aims to be fit for the test series against India later in the summer.

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  • (Reuters) – England paceman James Anderson has been ruled out for six weeks with a shoulder problem but aims to be fit for the test series against India later in the summer.
  • Cricket – England Nets – Emerald Headingley, Leeds, Britain – May 30, 2018 England’s James Anderson during nets Action Images via Reuters/Lee SmithThe break from all county cricket is intended to manage what is described as a long-term injury.
  • “We have five tests against India in a six-week period from 1 August, which will be an intense and challenging period for all our bowlers,” said England coach Trevor Bayliss.
  • The Lancashire seamer played in both tests in the drawn series against Pakistan but is not involved in England’s upcoming one-day series against Australia.
  • The first of five tests between England and India begins on Aug.


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