Jofra Archer made his England debut in the World Cup

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Jofra Archer made his England debut in the World Cup

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Jofra Archer made his England debut in the World Cup

There is a lot resting on England’s new fast bowling sensation, but he’s made of the ‘right stuff’

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019 – 11:39am

With England one down in the Ashes and without the services of Jimmy Anderson the nation’s hopes appear to rest on the shoulders of uncapped fast bowler Jofra Archer, whose exploits in the Cricket World Cup have earned him a Test call up and the status of national hero in waiting.

There is certainly a buzz around the 24-year-old Barbados born speedster. But is he really the man to save Joe Root’s team?

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“There has not been this much anticipation and expectation for a Test debut since Kevin Pietersen was thrown into the Ashes in 2005. And we all know how that turned out,” says Paul Newman of the Daily Mail.

“It is no exaggeration to say …read more

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