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Event Technical Committee approves Morne Morkel’s replacement in South Africa squad for ICC Champions Trophy 2013

Morne Morkel will not feature in the South African squad for the remainder of the tournament after sustaining an injury to his left quadricep

Event Technical Committee approves Morne Morkel’s replacement in South Africa squad for ICC Champions Trophy 2013 - Cricket News
Morne Morkel's injury means Chris Morris (in pic) finds his way into the squad.
The ICC has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 has approved Chris Morris as a replacement player for Morne Morkel in the South Africa squad for the tournament.

Morkel suffered an injury to his left quad during South Africa’s opening match of the tournament against India in Cardiff on Thursday. South Africa’s next match is against Pakistan in Birmingham on Monday 10 June.

The replacement of a player requires the approval of the Event Technical Committee before the replacement player can be officially added to the squad.

The Event Technical Committee of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 consists of Geoff Allardice (ICC, chairman), Campbell Jamieson (IDI representative), Steve Elworthy (Tournament Director), Alan Fordham (host representative), David Lloyd (independent nomination) and Sourav Ganguly (independent nomination). 

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