Jofra Archer, the England speedster who missed the second Test against India, has said rest and rotation is absolutely necessary considering the international calendar and life in a bio-bubble.
“I think it’s necessary, especially during Covid and stuff, there’s a lot of quarantine periods. If you hit a good run with the form and then you have to travel with the quarantine, I think rest and rotation is necessary for now,” Archer said on Monday.
England is scheduled to play at least 17 Tests this year, besides the T20 World Cup. The third Test of the ongoing series will be played under the lights and Archer didn’t feel the SG pink ball is different than that by other manufacturers.
“I’ve used the pink-ball a couple of times. It pretty much feels the same. Scruffs a little bit,…