Home Hotel Contact Shop Vacancies Concerts Dots Search Newsletter Ticket Ticket alternative Skip to main content

Gleeson, Mahmood return to UK

Gleeson, Mahmood return to UK

Red Rose pair to miss remainder of Lions tour

Richard Gleeson has returned to the UK after suffering a soft tissue-related injury to his right shoulder while bowling in the four-day match against Cricket Australia XI in Hobart on Sunday.

Meanwhile, Saqib Mahmood has not joined the Lions after experiencing a sore knee during England’s IT20 series against South Africa and has also returned to the UK.

With Captain Lewis Gregory ruled out of the Melbourne match, Keaton Jennings, one of the Lions’ three centurions against CA XI, will lead the side in Gregory’s absence.

Neither Gleeson or Gregory took the field for the final two days, with the match ending in a high-scoring draw.

Essex seamer Sam Cook has been called up to the England Lions squad for the final two four-day matches on the tour of Australia.

2020 Membership

Join the Red Rose family this summer with a Lancashire Cricket Official 2020 Membership, offering fantastic benefits to supporters ahead of next season at Emirates Old Trafford.

Membership packages offer exclusive benefits including priority access to international matches at Emirates Old Trafford, mascot opportunities for juniors and much more.



Vitality Blast
Find Out More
Find Out More
Official Store
Find Out More
Hilton Garden Inn
Find Out More
2021 Memberships
Find Out More
Search the site