#WT20: Liam Plunkett replaces Steven Finn in England’s World T20 squad

England have announced that Yorkshire pace bowler Liam Plunkett will replace Steven Finn in their 15-man ICC World T20 squad.

ICC-World-Cup-T20-India-2016-hd-logo77612550_20151231145849Finn has a left calf strain and has been withdrawn from the squad for next month’s tournament in India. He tweeted: “Really disappointed to have picked up another injury on my road to recovery. Gutted doesn’t describe it. Good luck to the guys out there!”

England leave for India on 8 March and will face Sri Lanka, South Africa, West Indies and a qualifier in the group stages of the tournament.

The addition of Plunkett brings the Yorkshire contingent in the 15-man squad to four.

England ICC World T20 squad

Eoin Morgan  (Middlesex) (Capt)
Moeen Ali  (Worcestershire)
Sam Billings  (Kent)
Jos Buttler  (Lancashire)
Liam Dawson  (Hampshire)
Alex Hales  (Nottinghamshire)
Chris Jordan  (Sussex)
Liam Plunkett (Yorkshire)
Adil Rashid  (Yorkshire)
Joe Root  (Yorkshire)
Jason Roy  (Surrey)
Ben Stokes  (Durham)
Reece Topley  (Hampshire)
James Vince  (Hampshire)
David Willey  (Yorkshire)

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