Friday, December 15, 2017

WI name 15-man training squad for home series

Trinidad and Tobago all-rounder Dwayne Bravo and Barbados fast-bowler Kemar Roach, who are both coming off shoulder injuries, were both named in the West Indies 15-man squad for the upcoming Test series against New Zealand.

The West Indies  Cricket Board announced the West Indies training squad yesterday noting that the players will be involved in a training camp will include two matches against local opposition at the 3Ws Oval.

Training sessions will be held at the Franklyn Stephenson Academy and the Sagicor West Indies High Performance Centre and the final squad for the first Test match which start on June 8 in Jamaica, will be selected at a later date with the team departing Barbados on June 4.

Also in the squad are T&T pacer Shannon Gabriel and Jamaica fast-bowler Jerome Taylor as well as spinners Sulieman Benn, Sunil Narine and Shane Shillingford.

SQUAD: Denesh Ramdin (captain), Sulieman Benn, Darren Bravo, Dwayne Bravo, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Kirk Edwards, Shannon Gabriel, Chris Gayle, Jason Holder, Sunil Narine, Shane Shillingford, Kieran Powell, Kemar Roach, Marlon Samuels, Jerome Taylor.