Victoria name Second XI squad to face South Australia

Victoria has named a 12-player squad to face South Australia in their Toyota Second XI clash in Essendon.

Victoria name Second XI squad to face South Australia

Victoria has named a 12-player squad to face South Australia in their Toyota Second XI clash in Essendon.

Mitch Perry will captain the side that includes six non-contracted players.

Matt Fotia and James Seymour return to the squad to play their first Second XI match of the season, Fotia’s last Second XI match was in the 2018/19 season.

Kyle Williamson will debut for the Victorian Second XI, the South African-born leg-spinner has taken 97 wickets in 52 matches for Melbourne CC in Victorian Premier Cricket.

Cricket Victoria’s Head of Male Cricket, David Hussey said the match provides an opportunity for both contracted and non-contracted players.

“We’ve got a good mix of youth and experience for this match, it’s exciting to bring in a few players for the first time this season off the back of some outstanding Premier Cricket performances,” Hussey said.

“We’ve shown with selection that performances will be rewarded and we’re pleased that players like James Seymour have returned to Premier Cricket and put scores on the board.”

Second XI Squad:

Mitch Perry (Richmond) (c)

Liam Blackford (Geelong)

Brody Couch (Geelong)

Xavier Crone (Carlton)

Matthew Fotia (Ringwood)

Mackenzie Harvey (Carlton)

Jake Fraser-McGurk (Richmond)

Ruwantha Kellapotha (Casey-South Melbourne)

Jack Lalor (Northcote)

Tom Rogers (Ringwood)

James Seymour (Essendon)

Kyle Williamson (Melbourne)

Toyota Second XI

Victoria vs South Australia

Nov 28 – Dec 1, 10.30am AEDT

Windy Hill, Essendon

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