Robinson replaces Stokes in Second Test against Pakistan

Robinson replaces Stokes in Second Test against Pakistan

Sussex closer Ollie Robinson replaces off-roader, Ben Stokes, for Second Test at Southampton’s Rose Bowl against Pakistan.

The England selectors have appointed a 14-member team for the next round, starting tomorrow. Stokes has been ruled out for the remainder of the series for family reasons and will fly to New Zealand.

The 14-member team includes Joe Root (C), James Anderson, Jofra Archer, Dominic Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Zak Crawley, Sam Curran, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinso, Dom Sibley, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood.

It should be noted that England leads the three-match series 1-0 after defeating Pakistan in the series opener by three wickets at Old Trafford.