Originally Posted by NUFAN
Because there becomes a time where we need to start picking players who have chance of having a long career.
Look at Ferguson, is he really the best option available? The selectors have shown signs they are looking to the future, so I think they'll do the same and pick the brilliant Phil Hughes.
That doesn't make it right.
It will also encourage players like Rogers and Hodge to join the big money tournaments overseas instead of sticking with state cricket, which will weaken our whole system.