Chennai, Nov 29 (UNI) The English Cricket Board (ECB) has sent a development team of potential cricketers who would be playing for England in near future to undergo training at the MRF Pace Fondation here from tomorrow to December 15.
According to Chief Coach at the Foundation and former Indian fast bowler T A Sekhar, this was the first time that ECB has sent a team of batsmen, bowlers and wicket-keepers to train under 'pace guru', former Aussie fast bowler Dennis Lillee at the camp he conducts to train potential fast bowlers for India at the Foundation.
The development team will also play two matches, a three-day game from December 2-4 and a four-day game from December 11 to 14. The rest of the time would be devoted to honning their skills at the Foundation.
The following is the team: Tim Ambrose(capt), Chris Tremlett, Steven Finn, Michael Carberry, Adil Rashid, Moeen Ali, Jo Denly, Tim Bresnan, Graham Onions, Steve Davies, James Hildreth, Chris Schofield, James Tredwell, Amjad Khan, Jon Trott, Guy Jackson (manager) Kevin Shine(Head coach) and Craig Ranson(Physio).