Daily Nation – ST JOHN’S – Carlos Brathwaite returns to captain the Windies in the Hurricane Relief T20 Challenge against the ICC Rest of the World XI at Lord’s Cricket Ground, London, on Thursday, May 31.

Summary

  • ST JOHN’S – Carlos Brathwaite returns to captain the Windies in the Hurricane Relief T20 Challenge against the ICC Rest of the World XI at Lord’s Cricket Ground, London, on Thursday, May 31.
  • This charity match is being staged with the support of the MCC, ECB and ICC to raise funds to rebuild and restore five major cricket venues at the heart of Caribbean communities that were damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
  • All-rounder Andre Russell, returns to the Windies T20 squad following his return to cricket during the Super50 Cup and the IPL.
  • We’re hoping to raise a significant sum from the Hurricane Relief T20 Challenge and are very grateful to the MCC, ECB and ICC, without whom this match would not be taking place.”
  • All proceeds from the Hurricane Relief T20 Challenge are going towards rebuilding and renovating the five major venues damaged during the hurricanes as well as other community cricket facilities:• Sir Viv Richards Stadium, Antigua – temporarily converted to host refugees from Barbuda following Irma


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