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Daily Nation – ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The new Cricket West Indies interim selection panel has chosen a squad with a mixture of experience and newcomers for the One Day International (ODI) Tri-Series against Ireland and Bangladesh to be played in Dublin from May 5 to 17.

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  • ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The new Cricket West Indies interim selection panel has chosen a squad with a mixture of experience and newcomers for the One Day International (ODI) Tri-Series against Ireland and Bangladesh to be played in Dublin from May 5 to 17.
  • Pace bowler, Shannon Gabriel returns to the squad having last played in the World Cup qualifiers in Zimbabwe in 2018.
  • The West Indies will use the Tri-Series against Ireland and Bangladesh as key preparations ahead of the Cricket World Cup to be played in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14.
  • This is not the World Cup squad, as a number of players are not available for this series as they are still participating in the IPL,” said Director of Cricket Jimmy Adams.
  • Interim Chairman of Selectors Robert Haynes added: “We are immediately implementing the new policy of having the best West Indies team selected based on availability, form and fitness.


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