England players Steven Finn and Joe Root have offered their support for under-fire coach Andy Flower following the Ashes humiliation suffered by the team at the hands of Australia in the winter series.
England`s concerns over who will complete the pace attack for the first Ashes test against Australia may have been put to rest after bowling coach David Saker expressed satisfaction with Chris Tremlett`s form in the nets.
Australia`s batsmen could be fed a diet of bouncers after England named Stuart Broad, Steven Finn, Chris Tremlett and Boyd Rankin in their Ashes squad on Monday, said former test player Nasser Hussain.
Ex-England bowler Devon Malcolm has sympathized with Steven Finn who was dropped from the Ashes squad due to his erratic bowling display and has appealed to the selectors to not lose faith in the fiery bowler.
As Middlesex player Steven Finn was omitted from England`s 14-man squad for the Investec Third Test against Australia at Old Trafford on Thursday, his guide Angus Fraser said that the player can still return to the top.
England fast bowler Steven Finn has said that he wants the talk to be about him being included in the Ashes squad, now that the team is finally allowed to talk about the five-Test series, starting on July 10 at Trent Bridge.
England`s ODI coach Ashley Giles has selected Surrey pace bowler Chris Tremlett as back-up in the ICC Champions Trophy squad for injured bowlers Stuart Broad and Steven Finn, should they fail their fitness tests and have to pull out.