Ashes squad announced for Trent Bridge test

Graeme Swann is named in the squad Credit: Mike Egerton/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Four Midlands players have been named in the squad for the first Ashes Test.

Nottinghamshire bowlers Graeme Swann and Stuart Broad have been named in the squad, as well as Warwickshire batsmen Jonathan Trott and Ian Bell.

The first test is at Nottingham's Trent Bridge, starting on Wednesday.

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