Senior English Bowling Stuart Broad was appointed deputy captain on Tuesday Joe Koren for the duel series of tests against New Zealand, starting with Lord’s on Wednesday.
Universal Ben Stokes, former deputy captain, has been removed due to injury Joss Butler has rested after the Indian Premier League.
“Stewart has been a senior player in this group for a long time. He speaks extremely well, has a very good cricket brain and has experience in captaincy in the short format. He is the right person to take on this in Ben and Joss’ absence.” He is an integral part as a senior player and largely a leader in this bowling group, “Ruth was quoted as saying by ESPNcricinfo.com.
“It’s a great opportunity for him to take that,” he said. “He is at peace with his game at the moment. He has a really good understanding of how he will work. He is obviously very comfortable and understands his role in the team and the team and knows what is required of him and sets a very good example of the youngest players in the group. “
Broad, 34, who took 517 test weekends, led England in 27 T20Is and three ODIs between 2011 and 2014.