Scott added to NZ World Cup probables
by Cricket Archive Staff Reporter
DateLine: 7th February 2007
Otago cricketer Bradley Scott has been added to New Zealand's 30-man
squad for the World Cup.
Scott's inclusion in the expanded squad was confirmed on Tuesday. He
replaces Nathan Astle, who retired from all international cricket last
The 15-man squad for the World Cup, starting next month in the West
Indies, will be named next Tuesday.
Scott, 27, is a left-arm fast-medium bowler and left-handed batsman who
has helped Otago earn a home final in the State Shield one-day
competition in Dunedin on Saturday. He has taken 11 shield wickets this
summer at an average of 32.81, with an economy rate of 3.99 runs per
In a provincial career spanning 40 one-dayers, Scott has taken 51
wickets at 31.90, with an economy rate of 4.58, and scored 302 runs at