Angelo Mathews named captain of ICC Test Team of the Year
Wednesday, 05 November 2014 - 17:39
The ICC today announced its Test and ODI Teams of the Year, as chosen by a specially appointed selection panel chaired by the ICC’s Cricket Committee chairman and former India captain Anil Kumble.
The announcement was made by Mr Kumble at a media conference at the ICC Headquarters in Dubai, where ICC Chief Executive David Richardson also announced the short-lists for the LG ICC Awards 2014. This year’s winners will be announced via a media release on 14 November, while a special TV show, which will recap the last year in world cricket and also include interviews with many nominees and winners, will be broadcast on 15 November.
ICC Test Team of the Year 2014 (in batting order):
David Warner (Aus) Kane Williamson (NZ) Kumar Sangakkara (SL) AB de Villiers (SA) Joe Root (Eng) Angelo Mathews (SL) (captain) Mitchell Johnson (Aus) Stuart Broad (Eng) Dale Steyn (SA) Rangana Herath (SL) Tim Southee (NZ) Ross Taylor (NZ) (12th man)