Originally Posted by marc71178
Not sure you can justify Briggs playing given the general arseness with the bat of the majority of our bowlers to be honest.
possibly, but when you play 7 frontline batsmen you shouldn't be relying too much on the tail anyway. It's not like Woakes or Tredwell contributed with the bat when they were need anyway.
I just think he hasn't had a fair chance and he would have been a better option that the group of seamers in the squad.