Paine's vice-captain, batsman Aaron Finch, will lead the Twenty20 side in their sole match against England at Edgbaston on 27 June. However, in the recent development, Morgan ruled himself out of the match due to a broken finger and ICC has named Shahid Afridi as the captain of the World XI. Surrey all-rounder Sam Curran and England fast bowler Tymal Mills were also added to the World XI squad.
Andy Flower, Andrew Strauss' stand-in as director of England cricket, said: "It is not a bad crack but it is bad enough to keep him out of tomorrow's Middlesex game and the World XI game". "It's not a huge concern, it's one that hopefully we can manage after a week when the swelling goes down", he said.
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Shahid Afridi - who will be playing his last worldwide match - held the record for the fastest One Day global (ODI) century for a period of 18 years; a 37-ball ton that shot him to fame at the inception of his career. The match is being held to raise funds for the reconstruction of Ronald Webster Park in Anguilla, the Sir Viv Richards Stadium in Antigua, the Windsor Park Stadium in Dominica, the A.O. Shirley Recreation Ground in the British Virgin Islands and the Carib Lumber Ball Park in St. Maarten, that were damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Maria a year ago.
Buttler, however returned to the 14-player group, replacing Sam Billings with speedster Tom Curran also being selected for the five-match series against Australia beginning at The Oval on June 13.
The ICC will use the proceeds collected from the match - to be played on May 31 at Lord's Cricket Stadium - to rebuild damaged stadiums in the Caribbean as a result of last year's hurricanes.