Sify – [West Indies], August 21 (ANI): West Indies batters Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels have been included in the 15-member ODI squad for the series in England.

Summary

  • [West Indies], August 21 (ANI): West Indies batters Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels have been included in the 15-member ODI squad for the series in England.
  • Speaking on their inclusion, Courtney Browne, chairman of selection panel of CWI, said, “With regards to the selection of the ODI squad, the panel welcomes back Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels, who will both add value to our batting and help with the nurturing of the young batsmen in the team.
  • “Both Sunil Narine and Darren Bravo have declined to be considered for ODIs in England.
  • West Indies, who are currently involved in a three-Test series against England, will begin the ODI leg of the tour with the match against Ireland on September 13 in Stormont.
  • The game will be then followed by five-match ODI series against England between September 19 and 29.


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