Daniel Smith will replace current 12th man, Josh Lalor, in the NSW SpeedBlitz Blues squad for the Ryobi One Day Cup match against Queensland at the Gabba on Sunday.
Lalor, a left-arm swing bowler from Penrith, has been unlucky to be made 12th man for New South Wales in their previous two Bupa Sheffield Shield matches. He makes way for Smith, one of the in-form batsman in domestic cricket, for what is shaping to be a crucial match on Sunday.
Queensland currently sit second on the table with three wins from three, while the NSW SpeedBlitz Blues are third, with two victories from their three matches.
With the number of matches in the competition reduced to eight (from ten last season), all results from now on will be vital.
The squad of 12 is :
Stephen O’KEEFE (C)