Sky Sports – Bob Willis branded England’s batting “not good enough” and said Jason Roy should be moved down the order after the hosts laboured again on day two of the second Ashes Test.

Summary

  • Bob Willis branded England’s batting “not good enough” and said Jason Roy should be moved down the order after the hosts laboured again on day two of the second Ashes Test.
  • Listen to the views of Bob and former England batsman Jonathan Trott on The Ashes Debate Podcast either below or by downloading here.
  • “With [Joe] Root’s form turning patchy, it doesn’t look like we have one Test match batsman among the XI,” Willis told The Ashes Debate after only Rory Burns and Jonny Bairstow passed fifty.
  • “Take an Australian batsman like Usman Khawaja – you would say he is an adequate, run-of-the-mill Test batsman but he averages 42.
  • “Bob, Jonathan and host Charles Colvile also discussed.


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