Warwickshire Captain Jim Troughton and England star Ian Bell are getting ready for battle on opposite sides this coming Sunday (28 September) as they take to the field at Knowle & Dorridge Cricket Club for the Neal Abberley Memorial Trophy.
England selectors today named Warwickshire’s Ian Bell and Chris Woakes in a 16-man squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka, whilst fellow Bear Boyd Rankin is named in the 19 players who will form the England Performance Programme (EPP).
Warwickshire and England batsman Ian Bell will miss the Royal London One-Day Cup Final at Lord’s against Durham this coming Saturday because of a broken toe as well as currently suffering with tonsillitis.
Following the 266 run victory over India in the 3rd Investec Test, England selectors today named Warwickshire's Ian Bell and Chris Woakes in an unchanged 13-man squad for the 4th Test commencing Thursday 7 August at Emirates Old Trafford.
The rain may have stopped us playing against Lancashire Lightning in the NatWest T20 Blast last Friday evening, but it didn’t stop us making a special presentation to Bears’ batsman Ian Bell in honour of his 100th Test Match cap for England.
Bears’ and England star Ian Bell is set to be honoured by Club staff, Members and supporters at Friday’s NatWest T20 Blast match against Lancashire Lightning at Edgbaston, in recognition of becoming our first international cricketer to win 100 Test Match caps.
Ian Bell is set to become the first Warwickshire cricketer to play 100 Test Matches for England tomorrow when he takes to the field at Headingley to face Sri Lanka in the 2nd Test of the Investec Series.
England selectors today announced Warwickshire's Ian Bell and Chris Woakes in a 13-man squad for the NatWest International T20 against current ICC World T20 champions Sri Lanka on Tuesday 20 May at the Kia Oval and a 14-man squad for the first three matches in the five match Royal London One-Day Series against Sri Lanka beginning on Thursday 22 May at the Kia Oval.