Mason Crane has been ruled out of England's Test series against New Zealand due to injury with Somerset's Jack Leach called up as his replacement.
England coach Trevor Bayliss insists he "wouldn't have any problems at all" if the tourists were forced to pick young spinner Mason Crane in the first Ashes Test against Australia.
Former Australia spinner Stuart MacGill has confirmed that he will be a mentor to England slow-bowler Mason Crane during the upcoming Ashes series.
Leg-spinner Mason Crane says he is "very lucky and privileged" after called up to England's Test squad for the first Test against the West Indies, starting at Edgbaston on 17 August.
England selector James Whitaker is displeased with the amount of game time afforded to young legspinner Mason Crane at his county Hampshire.