Australia received’t should face the ability of Jason Roy at Lord’s after England opted in opposition to risking his hamstring of their World Cup conflict.
Roy was injured in opposition to West Indies on June 14, and hasn’t featured for the event favourites of their previous two matches.
He went for additional scans on Monday morning and had a success out within the nets, however the hosts wouldn’t danger him with two large video games and finals to observe.
“Jason went for a scan this morning, all constructive information, he received’t be match for tomorrow,” England captain Eoin Morgan.
“We’ll monitor his progress within the week.
“To place one recreation on it I don’t assume is wise, let’s simply see the way it goes.”
Roy’s absence is an enormous blow to England.
Introduced into the aspect following the final World Cup, he averages 42.04 on the prime of the order at a strike charge of 107.06.
He has already hit a giant century on the event in opposition to Bangladesh, in addition to 54 in opposition to South Africa.
His substitute, James Vince, averages far decrease with 26.50 whereas his strike-rate is much decrease at 89.22. He has not shaped a part of England’s one-day revolution.
“It’s Jason Roy, after all he’s a giant loss,” Morgan mentioned.
“He’s an impressive performer for us.
“I’m assured now we have the batting coated. James Vince is a particularly gifted, gifted participant.”
“You possibly can see that simply watching him. We’ve each religion in him to go on and get a rating at some stage.”
England should seemingly win two of their last three video games in opposition to heavyweights Australia, India and New Zealand to ensure their spot within the finals.
Nevertheless they may scrape in with one victory relying on different outcomes.