Jason Roy ruled out of England`s game against Australia

Jason Roy ruled out of England`s game against Australia

Jason Roy ruled out of England`s game against Australia

"I hope he gets a duck in this (Tuesday's) game obviously, but I saw him at Somerset and he is an unbelievable athlete and an incredible finisher", the Australian coach added on the eve of their World Cup match against England.

"Steve's a really good guy, "I'd like to consider he thinks of me the same way as well, but until the game is over, there will be nothing friendly about it", Archer said".

Roy tore his hamstring during England's win over West Indies and has since not featured in games against Afghanistan and Sri Lanka.

England have sent Jason Roy for another scan which tells you they are desperate for their in-form opener to return but it might only be against India on Sunday. However a win, while important for the Aussies, is mandatory for the hosts as a defeat will see them slip to within 1 point of an impressive Bangladesh side with 2 more games to go.

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"It's Jason Roy, of course, it's a big loss. He's an outstanding performer who epitomises the way we play as a group".

Morgan says regaining trust takes a lot of time he and doesn't believe he should try and influence people to change their minds.

James Vince is likely to continue to deputise but has struggled to deliver solid starts at the top of the order with scores of 26 and 14 in England's previous two matches.

England need to win all their remaining matches to remain in contention to qualify for the World Cup 2019 semi-finals.

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