Monday, December 18, 2017

Holder suspended, Brathwaite to lead Windies in second Test*

ANOTHER BLOW


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STILL REELING from their heavy innings defeat to the Black Caps in the opening Test, West Indies were dealt another blow yesterday when captain Jason Holder was ruled out of the second Test after being suspended by the International Cricket Council for an over-rate offence.
The ICC announced that West Indies had been hit by a slow over-rate penalty after being adjudged to be three overs short of their target during the opening Test which the Windies lost by an innings and 67 runs inside four days on Monday at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.

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