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Kent spinner James Tredwell has been named in England's final squad for ICC t20 World Cup in Bangladesh in March

06 February 2014
by Alex Hoad
James Tredwell

James Tredwell

Kent spinner James Tredwell has been named in the England squad for next month's ICC World T20 in Bangladesh, and a limited overs tour to the Caribbean before it.
 
Tredwell has only just returned from the ill-fated Ashes tour to Australia and was included in the final 15-man party for the tournament, which was whittled down from a 30-man long-list.
 
The former Kent skipper - who will turn 32 while in the Caribbean - has 27 ODI caps for England and has appeared in eight t20 games - including a brief spell as captain against New Zealand in a washed-out game at the Oval last June.
 
Stuart Broad will captain the squad in both the ODIs in the Caribbean in the absence of Alastair Cook as well as the t20s and in the ICC World Twenty20. Eoin Morgan will be vice-captain for both tours.
 
National Selector James Whitaker said:"England have won the ICC World T20 before - in 2010 in the Caribbean - and this group has an exciting mix of youth and t20 experience and I am sure with good preparation, desire and determination they will be able to produce an exciting brand of cricket.”
 
Squad for the Caribbean tour
 
S Broad (Nottinghamshire-captain), E Morgan (Middlesex - vice captain), M Ali (Worcestershire), R Bopara (Essex), T Bresnan (Yorkshire), J Buttler (Lancashire), J Dernbach (Surrey), H Gurney (Nottinghamshire), A Hales (Nottinghamshire), C Jordan (Sussex), M Lumb (Nottinghamshire), S Parry (Lancashire), J Root (Yorkshire), B Stokes (Durham), J Tredwell (Kent), L Wright (Sussex).
 
Fixtures
England v Vice Chancellor's XI: February 25 (Antigua)
Three-match ODI series in Antigua: February 28; March 2 and 5.
Three-match t20 series in Barbados: March 9, 11 and 13.
 
Squad for ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh
S Broad (Nottinghamshire-captain), E Morgan (Middlesex - vice captain), M Ali (Worcestershire), R Bopara (Essex), T Bresnan (Yorkshire), J Buttler (Lancashire), J Dernbach (Surrey), A Hales (Nottinghamshire), C Jordan (Sussex), M Lumb (Nottinghamshire), S Parry (Lancashire), J Root (Yorkshire), B Stokes (Durham), J Tredwell (Kent), L Wright (Sussex).
 
Fixtures
Super 10 - Group 1 (All matches in Chittagong)
March 22 - v New Zealand 
March 27 - v Sri Lanka
March 29 - v South Africa
March 31 - v Qualifier

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