Southampton, September 7
Wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler is not going to play within the third T20 worldwide in opposition to Australia after leaving the crew’s bio-secure bubble to be together with his household, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) stated on Monday.
Opener Buttler anchored England’s chase of 158 on Sunday, remaining unbeaten on 77 off 54 balls, because the hosts prevailed with seven balls to spare to take an unassailable 2-Zero lead within the sequence forward of Tuesday’s last match in Southampton.
The ECB didn’t say why Buttler had left the bubble however anticipated him to return earlier than the three-match ODI sequence in opposition to the identical opponents starting Friday.
“England batsman Jos Buttler left the bio-secure bubble yesterday evening following the team’s victory over Australia to be with his family,” the ECB stated in a press release.
“Buttler, subject to testing, will return to the bio-secure bubble on Thursday ahead of the first ODI of the Royal London Series at Emirates Old Trafford on Friday.”
England can exchange Australia on the high of the T20 rankings in the event that they win the ultimate match and sweep the sequence 3-0. Reuters