U-19 World Cup 2022: Ben Cliff replaces injured Sonny Baker in England squad;
Yorkshire bowler Benjamin Cliff has been included in England’s squad for the current ICC U-19 Men’s World Cup 2022. He replaced injured pacer Sonny Baker.
The ICC has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC Under-19 Men’s Cricket World Cup 2022. They have approved Benjamin Cliff as a replacement for Sonny Baker in the England squad.
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Baker has a back injury and is not able to take any further part in the tournament. The replacement of a player requires the approval of the Event Technical Committee. Before the replacement player can be officially added to the squad.
The Event Technical Committee consists of the Chair Chris Tetley (ICC Head of Events), Ben Leaver (ICC Senior Event Manager). Fawwaz Baksh (Tournament Director) Roland Holder (CWI Representative) Alan Wilkins and Russel Arnold (both independent representatives).