3 Jun 2010

Pakistan name Butt vice-captain for Asia Cup and England

6:35 am on 3 June 2010

Pakistan have appointed opening batsman Salman Butt as vice-captain for the Asia Cup and the tour to England.

The 25-year-old will deputise for all-rounder Shahid Afridi in the four-nation event in Sri Lanka this month and the England tour which follows that features two tests against Australia and four against England.