Carberry earns England call
Michael Carberry's outstanding form in the Friends Life t20 tournament has earned him an England call-up.
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The Hampshire opener, who was the second highest runscorer in the competition, has been included in the squad for the forthcoming two T20 Internationals against Australia.
Carberry, who hit an unbeaten cnetury in the recent quarter-final win over Lancashire, is the only uncapped T20 player in the squad. He has played for England in the Test format.
Notts openers Alex Hales and Michael Lumb are also included in a squad led by Stuart Broad, who missed this season's T20 games against New Zealand earlier in the year.
With Kevin Pietersen rested, Steven Finn was initially the only other player in the squad who has played in the ongoing Ashes Test series against the Aussies. However, Joe Root was added to the squad hours after it was first announced, taking its membership to 14.
Eoin Morgan, who captained the team in Broad's absence, keeps his place.
Northants, who won the Friends Life t20 with victory over Surrey in Sunday's final, are not respresented.
National selector Geoff Miller said: "With only eight international T20 matches until the ICC World T20 next April, this NatWest series is an important chance for players to show they are capable of performing well at this level.
"The two matches will also allow Ashley Giles and Stuart Broad an opportunity to look at a number of different options. This squad combines players with plenty of international experience with players who have impressed at domestic level and who deserve an opportunity to test themselves in an international environment against what will no doubt be a strong Australian side."
The matches take place on August 29 and 31 at the Ageas Bowl, Carberry's home ground, and the Emirates Durham ICG respectively.
Full England T20 squad: Stuart Broad (Nottinghamshire) (Captain), Ravi Bopara (Essex), Danny Briggs (Hampshire), Jos Buttler (Somerset), Michael Carberry (Hampshire), Jade Dernbach (Surrey), Steven Finn (Middlesex), Alex Hales (Nottinghamshire), Michael Lumb (Nottinghamshire), Eoin Morgan (Middlesex), Boyd Rankin (Warwickshire), Joe Root (Yorkshire), James Tredwell (Kent), Luke Wright (Sussex)