Stabroek News – Many of the youngsters on this West Indian team will have left the field Saturday night wondering whether they can play cricket at this level.

Summary

  • Many of the youngsters on this West Indian team will have left the field Saturday night wondering whether they can play cricket at this level.
  • Most of them can, with experience, play at this level, but they need the assurance and help from a few senior players in their ranks.
  • Only Chanderpaul and Gayle among them were truly great Test players, but the others  all know they can play and the opposition know they can play.
  • No international cricket team has ever played with so little experience in its ranks, and there never was a need for the West Indies to do the experiment.
  • It is about these youngsters who deserve the opportunity to play for a while with a few senior players before they go out entirely on their own.


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