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Sport Chris Lynn set to miss Australia's one-day series against England

05:56  08 january  2018
05:56  08 january  2018 Source:   smh.com.au

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Chris Woakes has consistently played for England over past six months but suffered from a thigh injury during the second game played against Pakistan at Headingley, Leeds. The 29-year old is set to miss the one - day series against Australia .

England ’ s premier all-rounder Ben Stokes is ruled out of the remainder of the one - day series against Australia . The hosts also have suffered another setback as pacer Chris Woakes will also miss the remaining games of the one - day series . ECB announced that Ben Stokes will be rested as he

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Batting brute Chris Lynn is set to miss Australia's one-day campaign against England, with Glenn Maxwell likely to be in the mix for a recall.

Lynn hurt his calf while fielding for the Brisbane Heat on Friday night and was sent for scans on Saturday. It's understood the strain is minor but will be enough to keep him out of the five-match series against the tourists, beginning on Sunday at the MCG.

Cricket Australia is expected to release a statement on Monday.

Chris Lynn has been injured and will miss the ODI series. © AAP Chris Lynn has been injured and will miss the ODI series. Lynn had been a controversial selection in the 14-man squad because he still cannot throw properly after shoulder surgery. His elevation came at the expense of Maxwell, with selection chairman Trevor Hohns pointing out the Melbourne Star had only averaged 22 in his past 20 matches.

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Australian batsman Chris Lynn will miss his national side' s five One - Day International series against England , it has emerged. The 27-year-old is suffering from strain from a Lynn sustained the injury while playing in the Big Bash League, fielding for his side Brisbane Heat against the Perth Scorchers.

One Day Series Against ENGLAND 2018 Australia squad for Gillette ODI series against England : Steve Smith (c), David Warner (vc), Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Chris Lynn Maxxwell Jan 14, Sun Australia vs England , 1st ODI Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne.

Maxwell's demotion sparked skipper Steve Smith to declare the Victorian needed to train smarter, eschewing flair in the nets for a more traditional technique.

Heat captain Brendon McCullum said on Sunday night that Lynn, who has also had a hamstring issue, should not have been selected for the one-day series.

"Personally, I would have liked to have seen him being kept until the T20s," McCullum told Channel 10.

"Then they can introduce him and get him back into the fold. But you'd never turn down the opportunity to play for his country and I know 'Lynny' was very excited about it."

Lynn has played only the one ODI but is one of the BBL's premier sluggers.

Back in contention: Glenn Maxwell. © PA Back in contention: Glenn Maxwell.

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<p>"Runs." That's the only thing Glenn Maxwell is lacking when it comes to earning a spot in Australia's one-day side, according to coach Darren Lehmann.</p>That's the only thing Glenn Maxwell is lacking when it comes to earning a spot in Australia's one-day side, according to coach Darren Lehmann.

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