England vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Centuries from Ben Stokes and Ben Foakes helped England finish with a 241-run lead at Stumps on Day 2.
England on Tuesday announced their playing XI for the first Test of the three-match series against South Africa, starting at the Lord's Cricket Ground on Wednesday, August 17
Sam Billings, who only took the field on Sunday as a Covid replacement for Ben Foakes, grabbed an edge off Jack Leach that had lodged between his legs.
England Mens Test wicketkeeper Ben Foakes has tested positive for COVID-19, England and Wales Cricket Board announced on Sunday
England pulled off one of the most memorable wins in Test cricket when they beat New Zealand by five wickets in the second Test at Trent Bridge to take a decisive 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
England vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 4 Highlights: New Zealand Lead By 238 Runs
ENG vs NZ: Congress leader P Chidambaram praised Joe Root and Ben Foakes after they took England over the finish line in the first Test against New Zealand.
Ben Foakes injured his left hamstring and has been ruled out of England's upcoming two-match Test series against New Zealand.