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July 25, 2008
Jack Manuel has been included in the England Under-19 squad for their two-Test series against New Zealand Under-19s as cover for the injured Alex Wakely who is doubtful with a hand injury.
Stuart Meaker, who already has U-19 experience, has also been called up as a replacement for Ben Sanderson who has a broken finger. Sanderson will be reassessed before the second Test.
The two-match series begins in Taunton on Saturday with the second game starting on August 1 at New Road, Worcester.
The selectors also announced a 14-man squad for the ODI series which follows, and included Hamza Ramiuddin of Hampshire and James Harris of Glamorgan.
The one-dayers kick off with back-to-back matches in Canterbury on August 8 and 9 before heading further south to Hove for a floodlit match on August 11. The tour will finish at Northampton with two televised live games on August 14 and 15.
Test squad Tom Westley (capt), William Beer, Ben Brown (wk), Liam Dawson, Luke Fletcher, James Goodman, Alex Hales, Daniel Redfern, Ben Sanderson, Ian Saxelby, James Taylor, Chris Woakes, Jack Manuel, Stuart Meaker, Alex Wakely.
ODI squad Tom Westley (capt), William Beer, Ben Brown (wk), Liam Dawson, Luke Fletcher, James Goodman, Alex Hales, James Harris, Daniel Redfern, Hamza Riazuddin, Ben Sanderson, Ian Saxelby, James Taylor, Alex Wakely.
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