I've been a bit poorly :-( Which explains why I've neglected this place! Anyway, a few things have happened since I was last able to post on here.
Firstly, the Pakistan touring party has been announced (sadly for Freddie and co. it's not that
kind of party! :P). You'll all know it by now, but I shall post it regardless!England Test squad:
Michael Vaughan (captain), James Anderson, Ian Bell, Paul Collingwood, Andrew Flintoff, Ashley Giles, Stephen Harmison, Matthew Hoggard, Geraint Jones, Simon Jones, Alex Loudon, Kevin Pietersen, Matthew Prior, Andrew Strauss, Chris Tremlett, Marcus Trescothick, Shaun Udal. England one-day squad:
Michael Vaughan, James Anderson, Paul Collingwood, Andrew Flintoff, Ashley Giles, Stephen Harmison, Geraint Jones, Simon Jones, Kevin Pietersen, Matthew Prior, Liam Plunkett, Vikram Solanki, Andrew Strauss, Chris Tremlett, Marcus Trescothick. England Academy squad:
Gareth Batty (Worcestershire), Ravi Bopara (Essex), Stuart Broad (Leicestershire), Rikki Clarke (Surrey), Alastair Cook (Essex), James Dalrymple (Middlesex), Steven Davies (Worcestershire), Mark Footitt (Nottinghamshire), Ed Joyce (Middlesex), Robert Key (Kent), Sajid Mahmood (Lancashire), Liam Plunkett (Durham), Chris Read (Nottinghamshire), Owais Shah (Middlesex), Tom Smith (Lancashire), Luke Wright (Sussex), Mike Yardy (Sussex).
Chris Read misses out again. Thoughts?
Simon Jones is looking more doubtful by the day but hopefully he'll pull through and play some part.
Oh dear! lol! Hope his knee can withstand all the moves and heavy lifting of laydee dancers :P