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‘Honestly, I will – Chris Silverwood on whether he will play with the teams for the Gabba and Adelaide Test again

Chris Silverwood defended his team’s picks in the first two Ash Tests. England’s head coach and head selection team said he wouldn’t change a thing if given the opportunity to pick the starting lineup for these tests again.

Silverwood’s team selections for the first two Tests came under close scrutiny after England beat 9 runs and 275 times respectively.

He decided to get rid of the veteran duo of James Anderson and Stuart Broad on a green lawn in Brisbane. Instead, they play orthodox spin on the left Jack Leach.

After Leach’s attack by the Aussie beaters at Gabba, the tourists decided to make a full-scale attack at the Adelaide Oval. People who like Joe Root, Dawid Malan and even Ollie Robinson Fill as spin options.

Speaking to the BBC about the team selection for the Gabba and Adelaide Test, Silverwood said:

“Honestly, I would. There are always mixed opinions. You pick a team and not everyone agrees with you (but) I’m happy with the skill set we have in Posts. check the pink ball, so I’ll pick the same team again.”

He added:

“We chose the best attack for those conditions and you look at the attack we’ve taken, there’s a lot of experience. I’m happy with that attack in this match and I’m happy with that attack as well. satisfied with that attack in the last game.”

Silverwood was in England’s selections for the first two Ashes Tests.# Ashes https://t.co/P0QHyBnZtP

After the comebacks, England must now win the MCG to have a chance to keep the pot.

Chris Silverwood still believes he is ‘the right man’ to coach England

The English Test Team The past 12 months have been difficult. After a streak of wins in Sri Lanka in January of this year, England have lost nine of their 11 Tests, including three at home to New Zealand and India.

Silverwood’s position is under close scrutiny but the former cricketer still believes he is the right man for the job.

“Am I the right person to help the players improve? Yes, I believe so. We have had those sincere conversations and I believe I have the right coaching staff around me. fit to make that happen,” Silverwood said.

He added:

“When you take a job like this, you accept it (your job is on the rise). That’s what it is. Do I believe I am the right man? Yes, I do, or I wouldn’t take the job in the first place. You’re under constant pressure, aren’t you? “

“We knew it was going to be difficult when we got here. Obviously we want to win but it will always be difficult. We have to be realistic about what we have, but we have to learn.” he say.

The third test of the 2021/22 Ashes will take place at the MCG on Gift Day and Australia only need to secure a draw to reclaim the coveted vase.



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