GREENOCK cricket star Richie Berrington will be Scotland's vice captain at the ICC T20 World Cup.

Richie is one of the senior players named in Shane Burger's squad for the tournament, which takes place in the UAE and Oman next month.

Burger said: "This is an experienced, versatile and exciting group of players and we’re looking forward to embracing the challenges ahead as a team.”

Richie and his colleagues begin the final stages of their World Cup preparation with three T20 matches against Zimbabwe in Edinburgh this week.