Sussex spinner Jack Carson could be oin line to face India.

He has been named in a 14-man County Select XI squad that will take on the World Test Championship finalists at Emirates Riverside in a three-day fixture.

The match, starting on Tuesday, is part of India’s warm-up schedule ahead of the LV= Insurance Test Series.

In his 14 first-class matches to date, 20-year-old Carson has taken 49 wickets at an average of 25.67.


His 34 in this summer’s Championship make him Sussex’s leading wicket-taker and the leading England-qualified spinner in the competition.

Ahead of the fixture next week, the county players selected will bridge into a team environment and undergo Covid testing before being cleared to play in the match.

Squad: Will Rhodes (Warwickshire - captain), Rehan Ahmed (Leicestershire), Tom Aspinwell (Lancashire), Ethan Bamber (Middlesex), James Bracey (Gloucestershire), Jack Carson (Sussex), Zak Chappell (Nottinghamshire), Haseeb Hameed (Nottinghamshire), Lyndon James (Nottinghamshire), Jake Libby (Worcestershire), Craig Miles (Warwickshire), Liam Patterson-White (Nottinghamshire), James Rew (Somerset), Rob Yates (Warwickshire)