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Joe Denly, Tom Curran named in England's squad for World Cup

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Both and have been included in the England squad announced by the England Board (ECB) on Wednesday. The board has announced the fifteen-member preliminary squad for the upcoming

The board also announced the squads for the upcoming ODI and T20I series against and

and have found themselves a place in the England squad. Denly hails from Kent whereas hails from

The much talked about has not found a place in the preliminary squad for the World Cup, however, he has been named in the squad for the ODI series against and

The 24-year-old has made it to England ODI team for the first time. He was born in but has an English father and holds a British passport. He completed a three-year qualification period on March 17.

"In line with ICC regulations, we have to name a preliminary squad of 15 for the ICC Men's World Cup before April 23. However, all 17 players named in the ODI against can stake a claim to be in the final 15-man squad, finalised at the end of that series," ECB National Selector, said in an official statement.

England's fifteen-member squad for the upcoming World Cup: (c), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Tom Curran, Joe Denly, Alex Hales, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Chris Woakes,

The preliminary World Cup squad is unchanged from the winter series against

England's 17-member squad for the ODI series against Pakistan: (c), Moeen Ali, Jofra Archer, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Tom Curran, Joe Denly, Chris Jordan, Alex Hales, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Chris Woakes,

England's 14-man squad for ODI and Pakistan T20I: (c), Jofra Archer, Sam Billings, Tom Curran, Joe Denly, Chris Jordan, Alex Hales, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, James Vince, David Willey,

The team takes on Ireland in a one-off ODI on May 3 whereas the series against Pakistan begins on May 5.

England will take on and in the warm-up matches before on May 25 and 27.

The 50-over World Cup will take place in England and from May 30 to July 14. England will take on in the opening match of the tournament on May 30.

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First Published: Wed, April 17 2019. 16:45 IST
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