England Squad for test series in Pakistan announced

Surrey all-rounder Will Jacks has earned his maiden call-up to the England Test squad while Lancashire all-rounder Liam Livingstone returns to the Test squad for the first time since the tour of New Zealand in 2018. Lancashire opener Keaton Jennings and Nottinghamshire batter Ben Duckett have also been picked in the 15-member squad.

England squad: Ben Stokes (capt), James Anderson, Harry Brook, Zak Crawley, Ben Duckett, Ben Foakes (wk), Will Jacks, Keaton Jennings, Jack Leach, Liam Livingstone, Jamie Overton, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Joe Root, Mark Wood