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Joe Root confirms Overton replaces Woakes for fourth Ashes Test

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Joe Root confirms Overton replaces Woakes for fourth Ashes Test

Joe Root confirms Overton replaces Woakes for fourth Ashes Test

England captain Joe Root says Craig Overton’s height was a deciding factor in bringing him into the team for Chris Woakes and also hopes his previous Ashes experience – during the last tour of Australia – will stand him in good stead.

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