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Stuart Broad takes over England captaincy for T20

Nottinghamshire cricketer Stuart Broad takes over the England captaincy today, aiming to recover some pride after what has been a disastrous tour so far.

Nottinghamshire's Stuart Broad takes over the England captaincy today Credit: Anthony Devlin/PA

England face Australia in the first T20 in Hobart today, followed by two more matches in Sydney and Melbourne.

He replaces former captain Alastair Cook, who presided over the Test side during a 5-0 run of defeats.