BBC Sport - Ashes: Joe Root says Mason Crane is a 'serious competitor' and ready for Test debut
Crane a serious competitor - Root
- From the section Cricket
England captain Joe Root feels leg-spinner Mason Crane deserves a lot of credit for his selection for the fifth and final Ashes Test.
Root says Crane is a "serious competitor" and is ready for Test cricket, while the team are seeking to finish the series strongly despite losing the Ashes.