Sky Cricket Podcast: We hear from Root, Anderson, Willis and Holding

England’s summer finished on a high with victory over Windies as James Anderson followed up his 500th Test wicket with his career-best figures.

On the final Test match Verdict of 2017, which you can download here, Bob Willis and Michael Holding reflect on the varying fortunes of their respective nations and pick out some of their highlights.

In addition, listen to the show now for…

– reflections from man-of-the-match Ben Stokes and Windies skipper Jason Holder

Root‘s analysis of his first summer as England Test captain

Bob‘s thoughts on how Root has fared in his early days as skipper

Mikey on the emergence of Shai Hope and how impressed he’s been with his attitude and technique

– the aspects of the series that pleased England head coach Trevor Bayliss most

– why Bob thinks Dawid Malan and Mark Stoneman will be on the plane for this winter’s Ashes as he reveals his squad to take on Australia this winter

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England and Windies will now contest one T20 international and five ODIs, with each game live on Sky Sports. Watch the T20, in Durham, from 6pm, on Saturday, September 16 on Sky Sports Cricket.