Cricket Ireland names Development and Under 19 sides

Sat, Aug 20, 2011 5:02 PM

Cricket Ireland announced both the Development and Under 19 sides who are in action next week.

The Development side takes on Sussex II at Horsham from August 22-24, with Clontarf all-rounder

Andrew Poynter captaining the side. Max Sorenson and Ben Wylie are included in the ranks for the first time, while Peter Connell returns to the international fold.

The Development squad in full is as follows:

Andrew Poynter (captain) (Clontarf)
Andrew Balbirnie (Pembroke)
Peter Connell (CIYMS)
Chris Dougherty (Brigade)
Phil Eaglestone (Strabane)
Tom Fisher (Railway Union)
Rory McCann (Instonians)
Ben McCord (CIYMS)
James Shannon (Instonians)
Max Sorenson (The Hills)
Stuart Thompson (Limavady)
Ben Wylie (Instonians)
Gavin Craig (Manager)
Mark Garaway (Coach)

With George Dockrell on senior Ireland duty, Donemana's Andrew McBrine takes over the captaincy for the European Regional Challenge Series of game against Jersey, also from August 22-24.

The selectors are using the games to take a look at a number of new faces, keen to see as many players in action ahead of the Under 19 World Cup next year in Australia.

The squad in full is as follows:

Andrew McBrine (captain) (Donemana)
Ross Adair (Holywood)
David Barr (Brigade)
Scott Campbell (Coleraine)
Peter Chase (Malahide)
Adam Coughlan (North County)
Shane Getkate (North County)
Josh Hall (Waringstown)
Tyrone Kane (Merrion)
Barry McCarthy (Pembroke)
Jordan McClurkin (Carrickfergus)
Alistair Shields (North Down)
Jason van der Merwe (Muckamore)
Jeremy Bray (Coach)
Stephen Moreton (Assistant coach)
Dominic Hoban (Physio)

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