Why England shouldn't try to change Jofra Archer

The Telegraph

The Telegraph

Author 2019-09-16 18:40:00

img

Two of the most entertaining cameos in the Ashes came with a quality of eyeballing a boxing promoter would envy. The pugnacious, verbally incontinent Matthew Wade squaring up the taller, much less garrulous Jofra Archer had crowds roaring their approval.

Archer vs Wade was a comical but also classically intense subplot to the last two Tests. In the first episode, at Old Trafford, Wade turned to take a second run and found Archer’s glaring presence blocking his path. Daunted and discombobulated, Wade hit reverse gear and scurried back to his crease. At The Oval, Australia’s last-innings centurion was not willing to climb down a second time and bustled up the pitch to meet the advancing Archer...

Get the inside edge with The Telegraph

Register or subscribe to continue reading
Already a subscriber? Log in

img

Register

Free

  • One free Premium article per week
  • Newsletters and daily briefings
Register

Subscribe

30 days free, then £3 per week

  • Unlimited access to Premium articles including the very best cricket analysis
  • Subscriber-only newsletters
  • Exclusive events and rewards
  • The daily newspaper on your smartphone or tablet
RegisterStart free trial

Want to learn more? View subscription options

READ SOURCE

⚡️Fastest Live Score

Never miss any exciting cricket moment

OPEN