24 Jan 2007 21:10:22
Strauss seeks rest inspite of injuries to Seniors ...

Fletcher has long hankered after giving Andrew Strauss a few days off
to snap him out of an undistinguished Ashes tour, but with Kevin
Pietersen and Michael Vaughan injured, and Marcus Trescothick absent
due to a stress-related illness, he feels Strauss, as the only senior
batsman left standing, must carry on regardless.