England’s Rory Burns quits football until cricket playing days are over

Opening batsman battling to return to fitness after injury‘When you get something that’s avoidable you re-evaluate’Rory Burns has decided to hang up the football boots until his cricket days are done after the ankle injury that scuppered his tour of South Africa and left him battling to return for the start of the English summer.Burns will be missing from the England squad who depart for Sri Lanka next week and is yet to pick up a bat since the Cape Town training ground kickabout on 2 January that led to his foot rolling outwards, multiple ligaments ruptured and surgery. Continue reading…