The Ashes: Tim Bresnan recalled to England squad

Bresnan could push for a spot in Adelaide but would more likely be in the calculations for the third Test in Perth, where the bounce and pace of the wicket suits fast bowlers.

updated: December 02, 2013 16:10 IST
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Adelaide: Paceman Tim Bresnan has been recalled to England's Test squad after recovering from a back injury ahead of the second Ashes test against Australia.

Australia won the series-opening match by 381 runs in Brisbane, where its pace attacked comprehensively outplayed England.

The England Cricket Board issued a statement on Monday announcing Bresnan has recovered from a back stress fracture that has sidelined him since August and "is available for selection" for the Adelaide Test starting Thursday.

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