LONDON: Alex Hales announced today he is turning his back on Test cricket after signing a new limited-overs contract with county side Nottinghamshire following a similar decision by England team-mate Adil Rashid.
LIAM PLUNKETT has been named in Yorkshire’s squad for their pre-season tour to South Africa next month.
Alex Hales has become the second England player in less than a week to sign a one-day contract with his county as English domestic cricket attempts to readjust to the game’s rapidly changing landscape.
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will begin training on Wednesday as he seeks to prove his fitness ahead of the four-match home test series against Australia starting on March 1.
Alex Hales has become the second England cricketer in the space of a week to sign white-ball only terms with his county, following Adil Rashid into limited-overs specialism.
Alex Hales has followed England team-mate Adil Rashid in turning his back on first-class cricket after signing a new white-ball contract with Nottinghamshire through to the end of the 2019 season.
Feb 20 (Reuters) - England coach Trevor Bayliss has urged the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to consider hiring a specialist coach for their Twenty20 team and nominated his assistant Paul Farbrace for the role.
Nottinghamshire's England opener Alex Hales has signed a new deal with his county to play only white-ball cricket until the end of the 2019 season.
Trevor Bayliss backs Paul Farbrace to succeed him as England coach "When I was a number two years ago, a bloke said to me 'the role of the number two is to make the number one look good' and I think he's done a good job in that respect.