Picture: AFP However, when the final 15-man squad was announced - the new boy was in it, and you could say that was the best decision England's selectors made this summer. ... Jofra Archer celebrates bowling out Bangladesh's Soumya ... "Only Woody's speed came up [on the scoreboard]," Archer … There was a process to it; if Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow had the license to kill with the bat, Jofra Archer was fast-tracked for speed injections throughout a game. Archer's devastating speed has changed the rhythm of this Ashes series ... His pace during the recent World Cup was an unsung aspect of England’s success. However, moving to England wasn't part of the original plan. The two have been gently egging each other on, with Archer recording average speed of 90.7mph against Bangladesh in Cardiff, while Wood ripped out the fastest ball of the competition so far at 95.6mph, Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile. Cardiff: England's Jofra Archer has insisted it will be "just another game of cricket" should the Barbados-born fast bowler face his native West Indies in the World Cup. — James Wickham (@JamesWickham) May 30, 2019 Jofra Archer bowling 90mph rockets as casually as if … Zee News Network London, UK May 31, 2019, 11.53 AM(IST) Written By: Jamie Alter. Jofra Archer hasn’t struggled this summer. Wood and Archer currently lead the way as the fastest bowlers at this year’s World Cup, having both clocked speeds in excess of 95mph with the ball in hand. 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For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click this link: thesun.co.uk/editorial-complaints/, Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, Jofra Archer has been a revelation at this year's Cricket World Cup for England, Patrick Waithe, the stepdad of Jofra Archer, As a boy Archer played cricket from dawn till dusk in Barbados, Archer would practice on a pitch next to a graveyard, Playing in his backyard, Archer continued to show his potential in front of stepdad Patrick Waithe, As a young teen, Archers timid and frail appearance hindered his confidence, Initially at school, Archer bowled leg spin, But a growth spurt saw Archer become a more confident boy and he picked up fast bowling with ease, Incredibly, Archer was snubbed by the West Indies, After the Windies didn't pick Jofra for their 2014 Cricket World Cup squad he moved to the UK, Archer was picked up by Sussex in 2016 where he continued his growth, Although he has starred for England at the World Cup, Archer nearly missed out, ECB rules stated that Archer had to complete a seven-year residency in the UK before he could play for England, The ECB ruling was even more absurd considering Archer was born to an English father, pictured alongside him, However, in November last year the ECB changed the rules to a three-year residency which opened the door for Archer to appear in the 2019 World Cup, England Cricket World Cup final will be on free-to-air TV after Channel 4 strike deal with Sky Sports, who has shone for England at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, His meteoric rise has continued this year on the international stage, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). Cricket World Cup Cinema View. It may seem strange that pressure to win the cricket World Cup for England is being heaped upon a player who has only just made his debut for the country. Cricket World Cup 2019: Jofra Archer makes 95mph bowling look so easy it’s frustrating, says Mark Wood. He has grown into a fine young man, one we are proud of. Jofra Archer’s speed is England’s X-factor, says Virat Kohli Jofra Archer clean bowls Ireland's Mark Adair for 32 during his ODI debut for England earlier this month. No one showed much interest so I just thought I’d try and come to England and give it a couple of years.". 1. Jofra Archer has set a new England World Cup record after claiming his 17th scalp of the tournament in the must-win match against New Zealand. Jofra Chioke Archer (born 1 April 1995) is a Barbadian-born English cricketer representing England and Sussex.In April 2019, Archer was selected to play for the England team in limited overs fixtures against Ireland and Pakistan.He made his international debut for England in May 2019, and was part of the England squad that won the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Jofra Archer could skip the IPL in ... one while lying on the floor having fielded off his own bowling. The West Indies must have rued the day they ignored Archer's ability when his three-wicket haul earlier in the World Cup helped England to an eight wicket victory. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. At 15 Archer wanted to be a wicket-keeper, which is what he did for Christchurch Foundation School. Initially, he wasn't called into England's preliminary squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Jofra Archer, touching speeds of 94mph, he accounted for Aiden Markram, captain Faf du Plessis and Rassie van der Dussen to finish with 3/27 on his World Cup debut on Thursday (May 30) London: Moeen Ali revealed that Jofra Archer is the fastest bowler he has ever faced after watching the England newcomer rip South Africa apart at The Oval in the ICC World Cup 2019 opener on Thursday (May 30). Due to the sheer scale of this comment community, we are not able to give each post the same level of attention, but we have preserved this area in the interests of open debate. While some of these are new, others have been rewritten. Read about Jofra Archer's Profile, Latest News, Articles, Career updates only on ESPNcricinfo.com. But the Barbados-born star, who has shone for England at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, has … The young paceman also bowled the fastest delivery of the World Cup 2019 at 95 mph (153 kph). IPL 2020: Why fast and furious Jofra Archer has been the bowler of the tournament so far Ashish Peter - Senior Writer 16:30 15/10/2020 Image credit - SPORTZPICS FOR BCCI. Jofra Archer marked his call-up to England's World Cup squad on Tuesday by setting his sights on taking the prized wicket of India captain Virat Kohli. Couple that with the bounce and the movement he gets and he seems to have all bases covered. But Archer’s impact comes as no surprise to his England team-mates. This service is provided on News Group Newspapers' Limited's Standard Terms and Conditions in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy. The driver got out and I feared the worse, but he was delighted to have been hit by a ball hit by Jofra!”. Top Speed: 94mph. It is an opponent Archer knows well, having grown up in the Caribbean. Sure enough, it hit the car. “Everything just seemed to fall into place. South Africa vs England: Jofra Archer's Workload A Challenge For Eoin Morgan Who Doesn't Know His Best XI Yet South Africa vs England: Eoin Morgan said the … There’s no second XI, there’s no academy really. WITH a top speed of 95mph, Jofra Archer makes the art of fast bowling look easy. Are you sure you want to mark this comment as inappropriate? Fast and fearsome Jofra Archer can be England's talisman and a World Cup star Save Jofra Archer lit up the opening match of the tournament … The two have been gently egging each other on, with Archer recording average speed … Read our full mailing list consent terms here. There, a then-9-year-old Archer would bowl over and over, from dawn to dusk, until his bowling technique improved. However, his former PE teacher Nhamo Winn revealed that a growth spurt soon helped his protege's talent accelerate. Are you sure you want to delete this comment? “With Jofra having those links I’m sure he’ll be desperate to prove himself against the West Indies, but he’s so cool and laid back that he’ll probably just take it as another match. “Nothing seems to faze him and each new challenge he’s come up against he has thrived so I think we’ll both be looking forward to the match.”. Jofra Archer is the name on every English cricket fan’s lips ahead of what could be the most rewarding summer for some time. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. However, in contrast to the glory of 2019, it feels a little flat – understandably. Five bowlers to watch at the Cricket World Cup, Jofra Archer and Mark Wood in practice together, {{#verifyErrors}} {{message}} {{/verifyErrors}} {{^verifyErrors}} {{message}} {{/verifyErrors}}, Archer makes 95mph bowling look so easy it’s frustrating, says Wood, You may not agree with our views, or other users’, but please respond to them respectfully, Swearing, personal abuse, racism, sexism, homophobia and other discriminatory or inciteful language is not acceptable, Do not impersonate other users or reveal private information about third parties, We reserve the right to delete inappropriate posts and ban offending users without notification. He made his debut against Ireland in May, then two days later played in the Twenty20 International against Pakistan. Previous videos Next videos. Jofra Archer should never have been at Lord's bowling to Steve Smith in the Ashes. It’s just a long list. 30 May 19. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. “We tried off a couple of paces. Archer has reached bowling speeds of over 90 mph recently! 1. His meteoric rise has continued this year on the international stage, as Archer's aggressive style has had the world's best batsman quaking in their boots. Jofra Archer gives the thumbs-up on a day when he took one for 62 from 10 overs in the ODI win against Pakistan at Trent Bridge. Jofra Archer: Fiery England quick will change modern fast bowling, predicts Michael Holding Archer regularly clocked over 90mph at Lord's, while rattling the Australian batsmen. Jofra Archer has been known as a rising star since his teenage years in Barbados, when his stepfather practised bowling with him for hour after hour on … England’s long-held need for speed looks to be a thing of the past this summer thanks to pacemen Jofra Archer and Mark Wood. One day, he just clicked. The young paceman also bowled the fastest delivery of the World Cup 2019 at 95 mph (153 kph). Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium. "If it didn’t happen I could always go back and try again.". It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. He had all the attributes of being a fast bowler. 30 May 19. "When he came back from vacation in 2010 he had grown quite a bit and I asked him about bowling and trying to be a fast bowler. That sums up the Jofra Archer we met on the day it was announced the searing pace bowler had made England's 15-man World Cup squad. ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 by International Cricket Council Monday 10 June 2019 Jofra Archer Speaks About Being a Fast Bowler in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Find Archer's Records, Biography, Centuries, Runs, wickets. Jofra Archer was one of the stars of England's win in the Cricket World Cup. Live Cricket; ICC Home Live Cricket Men's Schedule Women's ... CWC19: ENG v AFG - Archer bowling highlights . • Sussex star did not qualify to represent England until March • Joe Denly and David Willey set to miss outJofra Archer appeals during the fourth ODI against Pakistan at Trent Bridge. Archer, 24, was England's leading wicket-taker in their triumphant World Cup campaign. "It was like his bowling had been plugged into the mains and 240 volts were running through him. His return to fitness has collided with the international eligibility of Jofra Archer to make one of the most potent bowling attacks in the one-day game. I could see this car and knew what was going to happen. Jofra Archer took two wickets in Sussex's tied T20 Blast match against Surrey on Friday. Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium. WITH a top speed of 95mph, Jofra Archer makes the art of fast bowling look easy. The key here was a bit of bounce and extra pace. Barbados-born fast bowler Archer was included in the 15-man squad announced on the back of a mere three ODI games. “When real pace bowling is on show it definitely ruffles a few feathers and change the momentum of the game,” said Wood. “It’s either the first team or no team. One spell into the World Cup & I'm already in love with Jofra Archer. However, in November 2018, the ECB announced a change to its rules, reducing the eligibility period from seven years to three to bring it into line with ICC regulations. In the early days of this World Cup, however, Wood is finding himself matched and even out-paced by one of his own team-mates. His bowling touched speeds in the mid-90-miles-per-hour range in a scintillating debut international summer. Although Archer's real father was English, and he's a British passport holder, he initially wasn't allowed to play for England until the winter of 2022. “Jofra helps me get wickets too because in the past I was probably the guy that England were looking for to produce those speeds and having Jof there takes a bit of pressure off. Jofra Archer displayed speed and craft as the young West Indian played a big role in England's opening win in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 versus South Africa at The Oval, London on Thursday cwc19 18 Jun 19. Especially when that player may not even get into the final 15-man squad for the tournament. New Delhi: Known for bowling at a lethal pace, British fast-bowler Jofra Archer grabbed the limelight on Saturday after he bowled a 143kph delivery to Bangladesh batsman Soumya Sarkar which hit the latter’s bails and went over the rope on Saturday at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff. Photograph: Andrew Boyers/Action Images via Reuters Cricket World Cup Cinema View. The 13th season of IPL is in its third week and already records have been broken and made. The ball comes at them fast, from the start, and in the modern 50-over game where defending is not an option, that brings unabating pressure. The existing Open Comments threads will continue to exist for those who do not subscribe to Independent Premium. On of the special record is of Rajasthan Royals’ pacer Jofra Archer. Jofra Archer marked his call-up to England's World Cup squad on Tuesday by setting his sights on taking the prized wicket of India captain Virat Kohli. However, the ECB relaxed the rules on expats, mostly in a bid to get Archer into the mix for the World Cup. He never tires. JOFRA ARCHER’S fearsome fast bowling has already shaken some of the world’s best batsmen and marked him as a World Cup star. It went pretty well. Jofra Archer puts England in World Cup fast lane. Next up for England is a trip to the Rose Bowl in Southampton and a stiff test against West Indies, who themselves have assembled an firey attack reminiscent of their heyday. 02:40 ICC Hall of Fame 2020 | Lisa Sthalekar on the development of women's cricket 24 Aug 20 2. Batting too. But that is the situation that fast bowler Jofra Archer faces at the moment. "His approach to the crease was good and he had a quick arm action. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO), Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. “We’d spend every day practising," he told the Sunday Mirror. On one hand, we are blessed that he was. Download Images Watch Videos online From under 19 you’ve just got to try and break into the senior team. Jofra Archer celebrates bowling out Bangladesh's Soumya Sarkar Getty Images "It's nice to see [high speeds]," he said, "but I'm much more concerned about bowling well. • Sussex star did not qualify to represent England until March • Joe Denly and David Willey set to miss outJofra Archer appeals during the fourth ODI against Pakistan at Trent Bridge. “At times it might not even get wickets for you but it gets wickets for other people and I know Moeen [Ali] talks about how people play him slightly differently because of me and Jofra. Barbados-born fast bowler Archer was included in the 15-man squad announced on the back of a mere three ODI games. Share Facebook; Twitter; Copy Link. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Cricket World Cup: Jofra Archer adds to England weapons ... short-pitched fast bowling come to the fore. “He was just the loveliest of boys, so easy to coach. England's Jofra Archer, making his World Cup debut, ... "I think they'll be more excited by that (Archer and Wood's speed) than someone bowling 120s (kph, 74 mph)," Maxwell said. If England are to allow Archer to dip his toes into international cricket with them before naming the World Cup squad, they must call … Share Facebook; Twitter; Copy Link. He’d be up at the crack of dawn and after work we’d practise until the sun was down.". But the Barbados-born star, who has shone for England at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, has endured a tough path to get to the top. I was stood facing him in the nets and in four consecutive balls, he clean bowled me," Waithe revealed. “ He adds something slightly different to me because it looks like effortless pace and it surprises people at how quick he is. Jofra Archer, a highly rated Sussex fast bowler, will be available to play for England in next year’s World Cup and Ashes campaigns after the ECB changed its rules The ECB relaxed its residency rules barely five months prior to the Cricket World Cup 2019 and that welcomed the Barbadian in English colours in the showpiece event. For other inquiries, Contact Us. It was only four overs, but the evidence was compelling: there is simply no way Jofra Archer can be left out of England's World Cup squad. Jofra Archer revealed his England bowling colleagues have approached him to clarify comments that suggested his selection could destabilise the squad. JOFRA ARCHER. Find Out More. That decision prompted cricket legend Andrew Flintoff to say at the time he would drop "anyone" from the squad to include Archer. One time Jofra got hold of a ball. “I have to nearly break my back to get it as fast as him and he’s got no problems cranking it up. 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