Injured Grant Elliot ruled out of Champions Trophy

Cardiff, PTI | Updated : 16 June 2013, 03:50 PM

The ICC on Sunday approved Corey Anderson as replacement of Grant Elliott in the New Zealand's Champions Trophy squad.

Elliott exacerbated an injury to his left calf during a training session here on Saturday.

"The ICC has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 has approved Corey Anderson as a replacement player for Grant Elliott in the New Zealand squad for the tournament," the ICC said in a release.

Twenty-two-year-old Anderson has played three T20 internationals for the Kiwis.

First Published: Sunday, June 16, 2013 03:47 PM
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