The West – Fifty-over World Cup selection next year is firmly on Jason Behrendorff’s mind as the frontline Perth Scorchers paceman gears up for the team’s tilt at its fourth Big Bash League title.

Summary

  • Fifty-over World Cup selection next year is firmly on Jason Behrendorff’s mind as the frontline Perth Scorchers paceman gears up for the team’s tilt at its fourth Big Bash League title.
  • Behrendorff will be a key cog in the Scorchers’ fast-bowling arsenal in their season opener against Melbourne Renegades at Marvel Stadium tonight.
  • Behrendorff will use the domestic T20 tournament as a platform to push his case for a ticket to England and Wales next year.
  • Behrendorff said the Scorchers held no fears about a two-game road trip to start the season, with games against the Renegades and then Sydney Sixers on Saturday.
  • Squad: Mitch Marsh (capt), Ashton Turner (vc),Ashton Agar, Jason Behrendorff, Hilton Cartwright, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Josh Inglis, Michael Klinger, Usman Qadir, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye, Sam Whiteman, David Willey.


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