Jayden Seales, Shermon Lewis and Keacy Carty are the new faces in the West Indies crew for the ODI voyages through the Netherlands and Pakistan. Carty, an expert hitter, is likewise the principal player from St. Maarten to be chosen in the senior men’s group.
Jason Holder, at present playing for Lucknow Super Giants in the Indian Premier League, has been refreshed to deal with his responsibility, as per Cricket West Indies, while Shimron Hetmyer likewise will not be essential for the visits as he’ll be at home for the introduction of his most memorable youngster. In the interim, Evin Lewis, who is additionally with the Lucknow group, hasn’t been considered for the public side as he neglected to meet the wellness measures.
Talking about the incorporation of Carty, West Indies’ main selector Desmond Haynes said: “We were intrigued with Carty and the manner in which he approaches his innings, we saw a few looks at his capacity the manner in which he played against England recently for the CWI President’s XI. We trust that giving him this open door he will perceive the significance of addressing West Indies. We think he is a youthful batsman with incredible guarantee, and this is the sort of visit he can show he fits in.
“We likewise have a generally excellent gathering of youthful quick bowlers who have exhibited their capacity and we need to involve these two visits to offer them chances in the 50-over design. We have seven days in The Netherlands and one more week in Pakistan and this ought to give them quality resistance to bowl against as we work towards the Cricket World Cup in 2023. Phillip has been around for quite a while, and we know what he can offer, Seales has been awesome in Test cricket and Lewis is making a re-visitation of the West Indies set-up following a few decent exhibitions,” Haynes added.
West Indies’ visit through the Netherlands, which will be the primary ODI series between the two groups, will be played at the VRA Cricket Ground in Amstelveen with the matches booked on May 31, June 2 and 4. The three-match ODI series against Pakistan is planned to be played in Rawalpindi on June 8, 10 and 12. Both series are important for the ICC ODI Super League with the focuses procured here giving an open door to the groups to seal one of the main seven spots for programmed capability for the ODI World Cup to be held in India in 2023.
West Indies squad : Nicholas Pooran (Captain), Shai Hope (Vice Captain), Nkrumah Bonner, Shamarh Brooks, Keacy Carty, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Brandon King, Shermon Lewis, Kyle Mayers, Anderson Phillip, Rovman Powell, Jayden Seales, Romario Shepherd, Hayden Walsh Jr.