AAP Australian Sports – BRISBANE, Oct 12 AAP – Big-hitting Max Bryant and fellow teenager Nathan McSweeney are set for Sheffield Shield debuts after being including in Queensland’s squad for next week’s opener against Tasmania.

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  • BRISBANE, Oct 12 AAP – Big-hitting Max Bryant and fellow teenager Nathan McSweeney are set for Sheffield Shield debuts after being including in Queensland’s squad for next week’s opener against Tasmania.
  • He clubbed the fastest List A half-century by a Queensland player with a whirlwind 71 – 68 of them scored in boundaries – in a one-day clash last month with South Australia.
  • The teenager is in the Bulls’ Shield squad with his former Australian under-19 teammate McSweeney – a middle order batsman who can also bowl offspin.
  • Allrounder Jack Wildermuth has recovered from a side strain suffered last month during the Bull’s one-day campaign, while ex-Test quick Peter George has returned after being troubled last summer with a back complaint.
  • Queensland’s Shield squad: James Peirson (capt), Max Bryant, Joe Burns, Luke Feldman, Peter George, Sam Heazlett, Charlie Hemphrey, Nathan McSweeney, Mark Steketee, Mitch Swepson, Sam Truloff, Jack Wildermuth (12th man to be named).

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