The England opener has been replaced in the MCC squad by Yorkshire batsman Alex Lees for the flootlit encounter in Abu Dhabi.
The five-year-old who is terminally ill with cancer has also been a mascot for Sunderland and Everton.
The young Sunderland fan’s battle with terminal cancer has won the hearts of people around the world.
A brave football mascot with terminal cancer who is undergoing treatment to prolong his life has been cheered up by a hospital visit from his favourite players, his family said.
Joey Barton insists the real reasons for the explosive end to his Rangers career will remain private.
Campaigners say they will fight on after losing their landmark High Court challenge against one of the first planning applications to carry out fracking in England.
Former South Africa fast bowler Allan Donald has been appointed assistant to Kent's new head coach Matt Walker.
England bowler Stuart Broad has signed a new three-year contract with Nottinghamshire.
Yorkshire have thanked local councillors after plans to secure Headingley's long-term future as a Test-match venue moved a step closer.