Originally Posted by Ali TT
I can see a couple of scenarios which would see Bairstow removed of the gloves. One in his control, that is a wretched performance behind the stumps which causes England to lose. The other reason might be injuries to the all-rounders which leads to England picking Buttler again and promoting Bairstow to six.
I think in that latter scenario you're basically picking an extra batsman ... so you'd be more likely to go for Ballance than for Buttler, wouldn't you?