Chris Gayle reported their T20I and ODI crews for the forthcoming home arrangement against Sri Lanka. The hosts have reviewed quick bowler Fidel Edwards in their T20I crew alongside veteran batsman Chris Gayle. Edwards has not played for the West Indies since 2012. His last T20I appearance additionally came in 2012 during the visit through Sri Lanka.
In 2015, Edwards had marked a Kolpak manage Hampshire and consequently got ineligible to play for West Indies. In any case, the UK’s takeoff from the European Union has stopped Kolpak enrollments in the province game which implied Edwards was allowed to play worldwide cricket. The 39-year old actually has a ton to bring to the table in the game and continually timekeepers around 90 mph.
Chris Gayle, then again, has not played in worldwide cricket since the home arrangement against India in 2019. The veteran batsman, nonetheless, has been dynamic in establishment cricket around the planet. As of now, he is carrying out his specialty for the Quetta Gladiators in the progressing Pakistan Super League. West Indies have likewise given lady call-ups to Akeal Hosein and Kevin Sinclair.
“As we work towards the guard of the T20 World Cup, the chance is being taken to decide our best group and crew as we go ahead. Chris Gayle has performed very well in ongoing competitions and the choice board feels that he can in any case enhance our group. Fidel Edwards has been chosen to give the bowling the strong capability required,” Cricket West Indies boss selector Roger Harper said.
In the mean time, star all-rounder Andre Russell has not been named in the crew notwithstanding recuperating from COVID-19. Then again, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas, Shimron Hetmyer, and Roston Chase weren’t considered in the wake of neglecting to fulfill the necessary wellness guideline.
West Indies will play three T20Is, three ODIs, and two Tests against Sri Lanka. The arrangement begins on March 3.
Kieron Pollard (c), Nicholas Pooran, Fabian Allen Dwayne Bravo, Fidel Edwards, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy, Rovman Powell, Lendl Simmons, Kevin Sinclair.
Chris Gayle the Caribbean outfit has called up Kyle Mayers, Romario Shepherd, and Jason Mohammed. Mayers as of late scored a dazzling game dominating twofold century against Bangladesh and aided West Indies win the arrangement. The wide range of various standard individuals have gotten back to the group too in the wake of avoiding the arrangement in Bangladesh because of COVID-19.
Kieron Pollard (c), Chris Gayle Darren Bravo, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Evin Lewis, Kyle Mayers, Jason Mohammed, Nicholas Pooran, Romario Shepherd, Kevin Sinclair.