Yahoo UK and Ireland – Captain Eoin Morgan has been named in England’s ODI squads to face Scotland in one ODI and Australia in a five-match series next month despite a finger injury suffered on Sunday.

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  • Captain Eoin Morgan has been named in England’s ODI squads to face Scotland in one ODI and Australia in a five-match series next month despite a finger injury suffered on Sunday.
  • Sam Billings of Kent replaces Buttler and will keep wicket in Edinburgh but is not in the squad to face Australia.
  • Tom Curran is not in the 13-man squad for the Scotland match but is added for the Australia series, which starts at his homeground the Oval on 13 June.
  • England ODI squad vs ScotlandEoin Morgan (Middlesex), Moeen Ali (Worcestershire), Jonathan Bairstow (Yorkshire), Sam Billings (Kent), Alex Hales (Nottinghamshire), Liam Plunkett (Yorkshire), Adil Rashid(Yorkshire), Joe Root (Yorkshire), Jason Roy (Surrey), Ben Stokes (Durham), David Willey (Yorkshire), Chris Woakes (Warwickshire), Mark Wood (Durham)Morgan told Standard Sport this week that he would like to see his No1-ranked team kick on this summer, with the World Cup exactly a year away.
  • England ODI squad vs AustraliaEoin Morgan (Middlesex), Moeen Ali (Worcestershire), Jonathan Bairstow (Yorkshire), Jos Buttler (Lancashire), Tom Curran (Surrey), Alex Hales (Nottinghamshire), Liam Plunkett (Yorkshire), Adil Rashid (Yorkshire), Joe Root (Yorkshire), Jason Roy (Surrey), Ben Stokes (Durham), David Willey (Yorkshire), Chris Woakes (Warwickshire), Mark Wood (Durham“The schedule mimics the World Cup which is great,” he said.


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