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England Under-19s will head north for the four-day challenge against their Australian counterparts in buoyant mood despite being denied victory in their warm-up match against Unicorns by dogged tail-end resistance.
Hampshire youngster Tom Alsop has picked the brain of Chris Rogers as part of his preparations to face the next generation of Australian talent with England’s Under-19s in the Youth Test in Durham next week.
Hampshire’s Tom Alsop and Lancashire’s Haseeb Hameed hit half-centuries, but Graham Onions showed his class on a guest appearance for the Unicorns as England Under-19s were given the tough opposition they wanted ahead of next week’s Youth Test against Australia in Durham.
Graham Onions is helping England’s Under-19s prepare to face their Australian counterparts in an unofficial “Test” by bowling against them for the Unicorns in a warm-up match in Loughborough.