ENGLAND have included the uncapped Moeen Ali and Stephen Parry in their World Twenty20 squad, with fellow newcomer Harry Gurney in the group for the limited-overs tour of the West Indies which precedes the tournament in Bangladesh.
Ashley Giles, coach of the England limited-overs side, is "very interested" in the team director's position, having been tipped as the man most likely to replace Andy Flower, who announced he was leaving the post on Friday.
P RESTON Mommsen stroked his maiden ODI century as Scotland won the World Cup Qualifying Trophy in Lincoln, New Zealand, to claim their first silverware for nine years and march into glamorous Group A at next year's World Cup.
Craig Wright, the interim Scotland coach, believes his players have matured over the course of the World Cup qualifiers after they booked a place at the 2015 finals in Australia and New Zealand with a nervy three-wicket win over Kenya which sealed a place in the top two of the Super Six.
England captain Alastair Cook will miss the forthcoming one-day series in the West Indies as he prepares for talks with senior management over the "route forward" following a miserable winter tour of Australia.