Rory Anders has been called into the Leinster Lightning squad as a replacement for Barry McCarthy.

McCarthy suffered a knee injury as Ireland lost the second ODI against Afghanistan on Tuesday and withdrew from the squad that takes on NW Warriors at Bready on Thursday (10:45am).

Anders took a six wicket haul as Lightning Bolts defeated the Emerging Knights on Sunday at College Park.

The former Irish U19 international now plays for YMCA having moved from Phoenix during the close season,