England dominates ICC Test team

Saturday, 27 August 2011

London – England dominates the International Cricket Council's Test team of the year with five of the 11 players in the lineup.
Alastair Cook, Jonathan Trott, Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann and James Anderson have all been picked by an ICC panel chaired by former West Indies captain Clive Lloyd.
Dale Steyn makes it into the lineup for the fourth straight year alongside South Africa teammates Hashim Amla, AB de Villiers and Jacques Kallis. Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara makes it in as wicketkeeper and captain, with India batting great Sachin Tendulkar completing the side.
India pace bowler Zaheer Khan was picked as 12th man.
Trott and Cook both made it onto four-man shortlists for the Cricketer of the Year and Test Player of the Year awards.


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