After Armstrong, Benaud, Constantine, Dexter, Edrich, Fry and Gower it is clearly time for Len Hutton's lads to take the field. This, I submit, is a pretty strong 'H' XI. It would have been posted three days ago had I not been paralysed by indecision brought on by the difficulty of selecting the man to bat at 6.
1. Jack Hobbs (ENG)
Country representation in the series so far: England 34, Australia 16, West Indies 12, India 8, South Africa 7, Pakistan 5, New Zealand 5, Zimbabwe 1.
Selection discussion after the jump...