David Malan deserves a comeback in the Test format, says Chris Silverwood
On Malan’s return to the Test squad, England head coach Chris Silverwood stated, “David Malan deserves a comeback in the Test format.” He has a lot of expertise in all forms and I am certain that if given an opportunity, he would perform well at his home field. Regarding Wood, the head coach said, “After the right shoulder injury in the first Test, we are optimistic that Mark Wood will be healthy.” Our medical staff is assisting him. We’ll find out how he’s doing when we get to Leeds.
Malan has played 15 Test matches for England, scoring 724 runs at an average of 27.85. His highest score is 140. Malan has one century and six half-centuries in Tests. At the same time, he has 158 runs at an average of 39.5 in 6 One-Day Internationals. Malan has appeared in 30 T20 matches and scored 1123 runs. His average is 43.19. He has a century to his name.