Hi and welcome to TimesofIndia.coms live protection of the second Test of the 3-match series in between England and Pakistan at The Rose Bowl in Southampton. After an awesome three-wicket win in the lung opener in Manchester, an upbeat England will now seek to take an undisputable 2-0 lead in the series. Talisman all-rounder Ben Stokes will be a major absentee in the second Test for England as he has actually been ruled out of the rest of the series due to individual factors. Quick bowler Ollie Robinson has actually been named in the 14-man squad in place of Stokes. Pakistan, who talented England the 1st Test will now aim to put that behind and make a strong return to level the series. Pakistans batting has actually remained in the limelight for all the wrong factors and the similarity Babar Azam and skipper Azhar himself would look to change the errors made in the first Test and set a precedence for the group. Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq has actually insisted his side might recuperate from an agonising loss as they attempt to avoid a defeat that will condemn them to a very first series defeat by England in a decade. England pacer James Anderson, who is just 10 away from ending up being the very first paceman to take 600 wickets in Tests, will look to accomplish the pending accomplishment in this Test itself.