Crane called into England Test squad

Mason Crane in action for Hampshire earlier in the summer. Picture by Neil Marshall
Mason Crane in action for Hampshire earlier in the summer. Picture by Neil Marshall

Worthing cricketer Mason Crane has been called into England's 13-man squad for the first Test against the West Indies.

The former Lancing College replaces Hampshire team-mate Liam Dawson in the squad from the recent series with South Africa.

Leg-spinner Crane featured in two of England's three matches against the Proteas in a T20 series earlier in the summer, impressing in his first two matches for his country.

The 20-year-old could now be in line to make his Test bow in a day/night clash with the Windies at Edgbaston a week today.

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