James Tredwell to captain England in final T20

Tredwell to captain England in final T20
© PA Photos
James Tredwell replaces Eoin Morgan as England's T20 captain because of an injury to the batsman.

England spinner James Tredwell will captain his side in the second and final Twenty20 match against New Zealand after Eoin Morgan was ruled out through injury.

Batsman Morgan captained the team for Wednesday night's narrow defeat due to Stuart Broad being injured, and now he will in turn be replaced by Tredwell.

Morgan has injured his right hand but is not expected to be ruled out for long, which means that the Tredwell captaincy is likely to be a temporary solution.

England must win Thursday night's clash to level the series.

Share this article now:
Eoin Morgan
Read Next:
Morgan taking positives
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand