Australian players Shane Watson and Brad Haddin will return for the NSW SpeedBlitz Blues in their Bupa Sheffield Shield match against Western Australia in Perth starting on Friday (17th).
Watson and Haddin will replace Simon Katich and Sean Abbott. Katich has residual concussion symptoms after the incident that occurred during the recent Tasmanian Shield match. He has been advised by Cricket NSW medical staff not to resume competitive cricket until these symptoms have fully resolved themselves.
Brad Haddin will keep wicket in the match.
Doug Bollinger (hamstring), Moises Henriques (side) and Josh Hazlewood (stress fractures – foot), were not considered for selection.
The squad is :
Stephen O Keefe ( Captain )