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Bess to debut in rejigged England XI for Lord’s Test

Cricket365 – Twenty-year-old Somerset spinner Dom Bess is set to make his England Test debut against Pakistan at Lord’s on Thursday.

Summary

  • Twenty-year-old Somerset spinner Dom Bess is set to make his England Test debut against Pakistan at Lord’s on Thursday.
  • The England and Wales Cricket Board tweeted out the news that Bess will play against Pakistan in the capital this week.
  • Skipper Joe Root said of Bess: “He seems really clear about what he wants to do in the game and how to approach this week, and that’s all you can ask for from someone making their debut.
  • “The way he approaches his white-ball cricket, I think a lot of that can cross over.
  • He’s got a good brain, a lot of experience in white-ball cricket and this is an opportunity to do that in Test cricket.”


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