Fit Barath back for India Tests
 

St John’s, Antigua – Trinidadian opening batsman Adrian Barath has recovered from a hamstring injury and has been included in the West Indies Test squad to face India in three Tests starting on November 6th in Delhi.

Barath who suffered the injury in the first One Day International of the current Bangladesh tour remained with the squad while Lendl Simmons had replaced him for the Bangladesh Tests.

Simmons will return to the Caribbean following the completion of the Bangladesh tour.

It is the only change to the 15 ma squad which is currently facing Bangladesh in the second and final Test.

The West Indies team will travel from Bangladesh to India on Thursday, November 3rd.

West Indies Test Squad: Darren Sammy (Captain), Adrian Barath, Carlton Baugh, Devendra Bishoo, Kraigg Brathwaite, Darren Bravo, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Fidel Edwards, Kirk Edwards, Keiran Powell, Denesh Ramdin, Ravi Rampaul, Kemar Roach, Marlon Samuels, Shane Shillingford.

West Indies play India in the second Test in Kolkata before travelling to Mumbai for the final Test.

The Test series will be followed by a five match One Day International Series. The West Indies One Day squad will be announced at a later date.

 

Date: 
Mon, 10/31/2011 - 15:18