We’ve been looking back at what was a phenomenal summer of cricket, even though we didn’t quite get to play the part we would’ve liked to.

The England v West Indies series might have brought the return of Test cricket but it was the arrival of Ireland that gave us our first taste of ODI cricket on home turf since last summer’s World Cup win.

With a number of the key players from that success missing due to their responsibilities with the Test side, opportunities were handed to some of the next men up and they did not disappoint.

It was an entertaining 2-1 series win for Eoin Morgan’s side, packed with some frankly ridiculous batting. Here are some of our favourite shots…

Sam Billings v Craig Young – First ODI 

Eoin Morgan v Simranjit Singh – First ODI

Jonny Bairstow v Joshua Little – Second ODI 

Jonny Bairstow v Andy McBrine – Second ODI

David Willey v Curtis Campher – Second ODI 

Eoin Morgan v Craig Young – Third ODI

Tom Banton v Craig Young – Third ODI

David Willey v Andy McBrine – Third ODI

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