Windies announce ODI squad

WICB Media Release.

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – The West Indies Cricket Board advised that its selection panel has chosen a 15-member squad for a series of five One-day Internationals against New Zealand, starting later this month.


Dwayne Bravo (Captain)

Tino Best

Darren Bravo

Johnson Charles

Narsingh Deonarine

Kirk Edwards

Jason Holder

Nikita Miller

Sunil Narine

Kieron Powell

Denesh Ramdin

Ravi Rampaul

Darren Sammy

Marlon Samuels

Lendl Simmons

Team management unit

Ottis Gibson (Head Coach)

Richie Richardson (Team Operations Manager)

Andre Coley (Assistant Coach)

Stuart Williams (Assistant Coach)

C.J. Clark (Physiotherapist)

Hector Martinez Charles (Strength & Conditioning Coordinator)

Richard Berridge (Video & Statistical Analyst)

Virgil Browne (Massage Therapist)

Adriel “Woody” Richard (Media Relations Manager)

The players in the ODI squad not currently taking part in the Test series in New Zealand have assembled in Barbados for a week-long training camp ends next Sunday at the Sagicor West Indies High Performance Centre on the Cave Hill campus of the West Indies.

The camp will include a series of training matches against players drawn from Barbados and the Sagicor WIHPC.

Lendl Simmons will arrive a couple days late for the camp due to personal reasons.

Neither Chris Gayle nor Kieron Pollard was considered for selection due to injury.

Gayle was sidelined following a hamstring injury sustained during the tour of India last month and Pollard is recovering from a knee injury.

The joining ODI players are due to arrive in New Zealand on December 21.

A squad for the two Twenty20 Internationals at the back-end of the tour will be announced subsequently.

Results of matches


Wed 27 to Fri 29: New Zealand XI drew with West Indians – Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln

Tue 3 to Sat 7: 1st Test – Match drawn – University Oval, Dunedin

Schedule of remaining matches


Wed 11 to Sun 15: 2nd Test – Basin Reserve, Wellington (10:30 a.m. daily)

Thu 19 to Mon 23: 3rd Test – Seddon Park, Hamilton (10:30 a.m. daily)

Thu 26: 1st One-day International – Eden Park, Auckland (2 p.m.)

Sun 29: 2nd One-day International – McLean Park, Napier (2 p.m.)

WICB Media Release.

Thu, 12/12/2013 - 06:49