Jonathan Trott hits unbeaten 79 in England Lions draw against Gauteng

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Jonathan Trott struck a heartening unbeaten half-century as England Lions started their tour of South Africa with a draw against a Gauteng Invitation XI in Soweto.

Trott (79 not out) missed out in the Lions’ first-innings 443 all out but in only his second attempt back in England colours since the stress-related issues which afflicted him in the 2013 Brisbane Ashes Test, he made no mistake.

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