England name unchanged squad for 4th Test with India

The England selectors have named an unchanged 13-man squad for the fourth and final Test match against India at the Kia Oval, which starts on Thursday August 18.

Steven Finn and Chris Tremlett are once again added to the England squad that defeated India by an innings and 242 runs in the thir Test at Edgbaston, while Ravi Bopara retains his place as Jonathan Trott continues to recover from a shoulder injury.

National selector Geoff Miller said, “Jonathan Trott is making steady progress in his rehabilitation from his ongoing shoulder injury but he requires further treatment and won’t be fit for the fourth and final npower Test match. As such Ravi Bopara retains his place in the squad.

“Chris Tremlett is available for selection following continued treatment for his back injury and he and Steven Finn are included in a broader 13-man squad for the last Test match of the summer.

“The performance at Edgbaston was of the highest quality but the team will now re-focus on finishing the series in a strong manner with much still to play for.”

England squad for 3rd Test

  • Andrew Strauss
  • James Anderson
  • Ian Bell
  • Ravi Bopara
  • Tim Bresnan
  • Stuart Broad
  • Alastair Cook
  • Steven Finn
  • Eoin Morgan
  • Kevin Pietersen
  • Matt Prior
  • Graeme Swann
  • Chris Tremlett

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