Tuesday, 30 November 2010
Randhawa makes England U19 squad for Sri Lanka
The ECB have announced the England U19 squad for the tour of Sri Lanka beginning on 7 January and have included Yorkshire's Gurman Randhawa in a party of 17.
Lewis Gregory (Somerset) will captain the side for the four week tour which comprises two four-day Test matches and a five match one-day international series.
Tim Boon, England Development Programme head coach, said: "We have selected a balanced squad with a combination of players with U19 and first class experience as well as younger players. This tour provides an excellent opportunity for the players to test themselves in different conditions and against tough opposition and develop many of the skills needed to thrive in international cricket."
Lewis Gregory (Somerset, capt), Adam Ball (Kent), Daniel Bell-Drummond (Kent), Christian Davis (Northamptonshire), Matthew Dunn (Surrey), Ben Foakes (Essex), Ateeq Javid (Warwickshire), Tymal Mills (Essex), Tom Milnes (Warwickshire), Jack Parsons (Sussex), Gurman Randhawa (Yorkshire), Adam Rossington (Middlesex), Andrew Salter (Glamorgan), Jack Sheppard (Hampshire), Rammi Singh (Durham), Shiv Thakor (Leicestershire), Sam Wood (Nottinghamshire)
14-17 January 4 day Test Dambulla Stadium
20-23 January 4 day Test Asgiriya Stadium
28 January 1st ODI Colts Cricket Club
30 January 2nd ODI Colts Cricket Club
01 February 3rd ODI Nondescripts Cricket Club
03 February 4th ODI Sinhalese Sports Club
Day 2, 2nd Investec Test
England v New Zealand
England 1st Innings
171 for 4 (57 overs)
Bairstow 6* Root 61*