ICL: Indian Cricket League

Fulton recalled for Bangladesh series


Lou Vincent has been dropped by New Zealand after his problems in Australia and South Africa while the batsman Peter Fulton returns to the squad for the one-day series against Bangladesh starting on Boxing Day. Gareth Hopkins, the wicketkeeper-batsman, also misses out on the 12-man outfit for the three-match contest.

“Peter has shown good form in the State Championship, and he has proved in the past he can translate a high standard of performance at domestic level to the international game,” the coach John Bracewell said. “The selection panel felt it was important to retain the bulk of the team from the recent series in South Africa and Australia to give them the opportunity to build on the experience of those tours and show the talent they have.”

Vincent and Hopkins will return to the State Shield competition while their international team-mates face Bangladesh. The first game is at Eden Park followed by matches at Napier on December 28 and Queenstown on December 31.

New Zealand squad Brendon McCullum (wk), Jamie How, Peter Fulton, Scott Styris, Ross Taylor, Mathew Sinclair, Jacob Oram, Kyle Mills, Daniel Vettori (capt), Mark Gillespie, Chris Martin, Jeetan Patel.

Source:Cricket News

More on:, , , , ,

Thank you for reading this post. You can now Leave A Comment (0) or Leave A Trackback.

Post Info

This entry was posted on Saturday, December 22nd, 2007 and is filed under General, Cricket.

Tagged with: , , , , ,

You can follow any responses to this entry through the Comments Feed. You can Leave A Comment, or A Trackback.

Previous Post: Fitness worries for Gayle ahead of first Test »
Next Post: India’s tour match abandoned due to rain »

Read More

Related Reading:

    Subscribe without commenting

    Leave a Reply

    Note: Any comments are permitted only because the site owner is letting you post, and any comments could be removed for any reason at the absolute discretion of the site owner.