Test series will be played between India and West Indies from 12th July. Cricket West Indies has announced its 13-member squad for the first Test match of this Test series. In this Test match to be held in Dominica, where Kraigg Brathwaite will be seen taking charge of the Windies team. At the same time, after the year 2021, all-rounder Rahim Cornwall has also got a place in the team.

2 uncapped players included in Windies team

Jason Holder and Alzarri Joseph, who were part of the Windies squad in the World Cup qualifiers, have also been included in the squad. The squad also includes 2 uncapped players, Kirk McKenzie and Alyque Athanaz, who recently performed well for the West Indies A team that toured Bangladesh. Both these players are likely to debut in the first test.

West Indies’ 13-man squad for the first Test

Kraigg Brathwaite (c), Jermaine Blackwood (vc), Alik Athanaz, Tejnarine Chanderpaul, Rahkeem Cornwall, Joshua De Silva, Shannon Gabriel, Jason Holder, Alzarri Joseph, Kirk McKenzie, Raymon Reifer, Kemar Roach, Jomel Warrican.

reserve player – Tevin Imlach and Akeem Jordan.

Indian team leaves for Dominica from Barbados

The Indian team, which arrived 10 days ago to prepare for the West Indies tour, has now left for Dominica to play the first Test match after completing training in Barbados. In this tour, apart from 3 ODIs and 5 T20 matches, the Indian team also has to play a 2-match Test series. The ODI series will begin on July 27 while the first match of the T20 series will be played on August 3.

Rahul Dev

Cricket Jounralist at Newsdesk

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