Fast bowler misses New Zealand series with injury‘We want him to help us win Ashes,’ says Jon LewisJofra Archer has set his sights on returning as a force in Test cricket amid an upbeat prognosis from England’s bowling coach, Jon Lewis, that his current elbow injury does not present a long-term threat to his career.After reporting soreness in the elbow during his first-team comeback for Sussex last week, Archer missed out on selection for next month’s two-Test series against New Zealand. He was due to see a consultant on Wednesday and could go face surgery as soon as this Friday in an attempt to remedy an apparent impingement. Related: Ashes series order altered with no local warm-ups for England in Australia Related: Australian bowlers and Cameron Bancroft ‘clear the air’ over ball tampering Continue reading…

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