The Cricket Debate podcast: Bob Willis and James Taylor on England’s Lord’s thrashing

“It is getting worse and worse. We thought 58 all out in Auckland might have been a blip but it’s not looking that way.”

The words of Bob Willis on the Cricket Debate after England’s nine-wicket thrashing at the hands of Pakistan at Lord’s, a seventh defeat in 10 Test matches for Joe Root’s side.

Download the Cricket Debate Podcast HERE as Bob and James Taylor – a scout under new national selector Ed Smith in the England set-up – pick apart the hosts’ horror show at HQ.

Trevor Bayliss speaks to Ian Ward about what went wrong for England in the first Test against Pakistan at Lord's.

Topics include:

Whether structural changes are needed to boost England’s flagging Test fortunes?

Whether Trevor Bayliss should quit Test coaching and only lead the one-day side?

What changes should be made for the second Test at Headingley from Friday?

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How England need to be more ruthless and better technically

If England are too focussed on the white-ball game


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Watch the second Test between England and Pakistan, live from 10am on Friday on Sky Sports Cricket.