‘Magnificent Seven’ selected for Indoor England Squad

A Wolverhampton cricket team is celebrating after seven of the team were selected for the England squad to take part in this month’s World Indoor championship.

The “magnificent seven” all play for WICS.

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They will meet other world class teams in Birmingham for eight days of indoor cricket from October 21st, in the Masters World Series.

WICS manager, Dharam Jagpal, a former English Cricket Board indoor cricket member who served for seven year, said: “We are delighted that the standard played by our teams at WICS is now considered world class.  We can now boast about our magnificent seven.

He added that indoor cricket had increased its popularity and they were planning to launch an under 13s squad to produce more star players.  “We’ve always been conscious of the need to encourage youngsters and give them the best coaching possible.”

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