IND v WI 2019: West Indies announce ODI and T20I squad for the tour of India

Kieron Pollard will lead West Indies in both the limited overs series.

West Indies will be touring India in December

Cricket West Indies on Thursday (November 28) named the ODI and T20I squads for the upcoming tour of India, in December.

Kieron Pollard will continue to lead West Indies in both the ODI and T20I series with Nicholas Pooran as his deputy in the shorter format and Shai Hope taking over the role of the vice-captain in the ODIs.

The selectors kept faith with the players who recently played against Afghanistan in Lucknow. West Indies had won the ODI series 3-0, and lost the T20I series 2-1.

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West Indies, the current ICC World T20 champions, will begin the tour with the three-match T20 series, starting with the opening match in Hyderabad on December 6.

It will be followed by the second T20I in Thiruvananthapuram on December 8 and the third match will be played in Mumbai on December 11.

The two teams will then meet in three ODIs in Chennai (December 15), Vizag (December 18) and Cuttack (December 22).

West Indies ODI Squad: Sunil Ambris, Shai Hope, Khary Pierre, Rostan Chase, Alzarri Joseph, Kieron Pollard (C), Sheldon Cottrell, Brandon King, Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Romario Shepherd, Jason Holder, Keemo Paul, Hayden Walsh Jr.

West Indies T20I squad: Fabian Allen, Brandon King, Denesh Ramdin, Sheldon Cottrell, Evin Lewis, Sherfane Rutherford, Shimron Hetmyer, Khary Pierre, Lendl Simmons, Jason Holder, Kieron Pollard (C), Hayden Walsh Jr, Keemo Paul, Nicholas Pooran, Kesrick Williams.

(With PTI inputs)


By Saurabh Malhotra - 28 Nov, 2019

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