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England player ratings v New Zealand: Nightmare for James Bracey but strong signs for Rory Burns

England slumped to their first Test series defeat on home soil since 2014 as they surrendered to New Zealand in meek fashion at Edgbaston. The result was already a certainty when the teams arrived at the ground for day four, with Saturday's batting collapse settling matters in the tourists' favour. Tom Latham, captaining a weakened side in the absence of world number one batsman Kane Williamson won the match with a steer to the third man boundary.
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James Bracey determined to make himself impossible for England to ignore

James Bracey is determined to make his claims for a regular England place impossible to overlook after an unlikely set of circumstances have left him on the cusp of a Test debut. Both Jos Buttler and Jonny Bairstow have been rested from the forthcoming two Tests against New Zealand following...
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New boy James Bracey is playing for keeps: England's latest prospect admits he was hoping to star as a gritty batsman before Ben Foakes' freak injury gifted him a golden chance with the gloves against New Zealand

All eyes at a sun-baked Lord’s on Monday were focused on the bright and new. There was the prospect of a new international season for England and the return of spectators for Wednesday's first Test against New Zealand. Then there was the sight of workmen hurrying to complete the magnificent...
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James Bracey and Ollie Robinson emerge from cricket’s bubble ready for England bows

During an England Lions meet-up a few summers ago, a familiar gathering contained an unfamiliar face.A period of international consistency had meant these get-togethers on the rung below were full of the usual suspects, with cross-county friendships formed and tour memories shared. And among the reminiscing of last winter and the one before was a mass introduction to one cricketer they did not recognise. Some initially thought he was a member of the support staff. But ever since, through a continuing strong impression as a tidy left-hander, capable gloveman and an engaging yet down-to-earth personality, he has become something of...

England name Ollie Robinson and James Bracey in Test squad to take on New Zealand

Ollie Robinson and James Bracey have been called up to an England Test squad for the first time. Sussex seamer Robinson and Gloucestershire wicket-keeper/batsman Bracey are part of a 15-man squad for the two Tests against New Zealand named by Chris Silverwood, his first since taking charge of selection following the removal of Ed Smith.
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England name uncapped duo Ollie Robinson and James Bracey in 15-man squad for first Test series of the summer against New Zealand

England have named two uncapped players in Sussex’s Ollie Robinson and Gloucestershire’s James Bracey for their first international assignment of the summer. The absence of the injured Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer and England’s IPL contingent for the two-Test series against New Zealand next month provides opportunities in a 15-man squad for fringe players including the newcomers plus Somerset’s Craig Overton.