Doherty to replace Hauritz in Oz squad

Xavier Doherty is back in contention for a place in the Australian World Cup squad just days after fellow spinner Nathan Hauritz got injured recently.

updated: January 22, 2011 18:20 IST
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Tasmanian spinner Xavier Doherty was back in Australia's World Cup calculations on Saturday, just days after his state captain lambasted national selectors for casting him aside.

Doherty was recalled to the Australian side for the third and fourth one-day internationals against England after fellow spinner Nathan Hauritz appeared to suffer a serious shoulder injury in Australia's 46-run win in Hobart on Friday.

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