England drops Anderson for second Test against West Indies


Manchester: England has announced the 13-men squad for the second Test against West Indies here from Thursday.

Pacer James Anderson and Mark Wood have been left out from the squad whereas Stuart Broad, all-rounder Sam Curran and uncapped Sussex fast bowler Ollie Robinson have been included in the squad.

Joe Denly will be replaced by regular captain Joe Root who didn’t play the first Test due to birth of his second child.

It must be noted here that West Indies beat the home side by four wickets in opening match of the three matches Test series.

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