She said Mr Duncan Smith's dismissal of the short-lists
was 'extremely disappointing' as there were a lot of very able women in the Tory party who were being excluded because of archaic views about their role in life.
England's James Anderson, South Africa's Hashim Amla and Australia captain Michael Clarke have all been short-listed
for the top honours.
He said soon a trials would be conducted wherein players of all age would be invited and among them three players of each age group would be short-listed
The ICC Emerging Cricketer of the Year nominees short-list
features New Zealand's Doug Bracewell, Sri Lanka's Dinesh Chandimal, West Indies Sunil Narine and Australia's James Pattinson.
Highly commended: Gosta Green, Holt Street Short-listed
: Bar 42, Birmingham City University; Sacks of Potatoes, Gosta Green.
Top-flight newcomer Andrew Johnson also made the short-list
of six candidates.
But they broke that silence yesterday to categorically deny talk that Houllier had offered his services to Wales and was on an FAW short-list
'I have not got the job and was not accepted for the short-list
,' confirmed Clark, speaking from Canada.
The full short-list
for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2003 includes Tom Bower - Broken Dreams (Pocket Books); Tom Callahan - In Search Of Tiger (Mainstream); David Frith - Bodyline Autopsy (Aurum Press); Simon Kuper - Ajax: The Dutch, The War (Orion); David Thomas - Foul Play (Bantam Press); Bob Wilson - Behind The Network: My Autobiography (Hodder & Stoughton).
FORMER Southampton manager Stuart Gray and Oldham boss Iain Dowie head a four-man short-list
to replace Steve Coppell as Brighton boss.
The first comes on short-list
day, when assembled art journalists, many of whom have never before heard of the nominees, try to grapple with contemporary art.
1 at 2 p.m., the MTA expects to have in hand all the proposals and within 90 days after that - March 1 - to have a short-list