To our protection of the second ODI between England and the Netherlands, which will get below means at 10am.
The Matthew Mott period began with a bang – with England shattering the earlier world ODI file within the first match and falling simply two runs in need of an nearly unfathomable 500.
If you’re a Dutch participant you’d think about there can be a good quantity of trepidation at having to play the identical opposition simply a few days after a 232-run savaging.
From an England perspective, the pyrotechnics of Jos Buttler and Liam Livingstone got here as no shock, whereas Dawid Malan proved his class with a well-constructed century.
But the platform for the world-record whole was set by Phil Salt’s maiden ODI ton – and the brand new man on the high of the order believes Mott will empower his gamers to maintain on taking part in no-fear cricket.
“He certainly likes the way that I play,” Salt mentioned of the Australian coach. “I do not suppose something is simply too dissimilar from the model of cricket that we’ll play.
“It’s fairly self-explanatory what it’s worthwhile to do if you wish to play for England. If you wish to play for Morgs, you must play a sure sort of means and he is very clear with that.
“It’s as simple as knowing that when I get the opportunity, I’ve got to perform and I’ve got to do well. That’s how it’s going to work if you want to have a long England career.”
Salt accepts one innings won’t be sufficient to dislodge the Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow axis when each can be found, a gap partnership that averages 57.67 with a staggering 13 100-plus stands in 49 innings and was instrumental to England’s World Cup triumph.
But whereas he’ll retain his place in right now’s second match and Wednesday’s finale, each in Amstelveen, Salt is content material to bat wherever within the high order if it means he retains his spot.
He mentioned: “Every time you placed on an England shirt is an honour, I wish to preserve doing that. If I can preserve doing stuff like that and preserve placing my title within the hat, hopefully I’ll give the selectors a headache.
“You can’t bat everywhere, can you? I’d love to get as many games as possible for England. For me, it doesn’t matter where. I’ll always do the best I can to perform, put my hand up and win games for the side.”