Ah, bummer. Wasn't a stripling, but (if memory serves) he was only like 28/9 when he played against us.
Action did look a stress fracture waiting to happened tho; I may even have commented on it at the time.
- As featured in The Independent.
"This is not the time for namby-pamby promising youngsters who might just do something; not the time for building for the future. Pragmatism rules and they don't come more pragmatic than Rogers."
- Victor Marks makes the case for stiff-legged and stiff-armed 35 year old left-handers in Ashes squads