West Indies ODI squad for India series
Chris Gayle has also been included in West Indies team
The West Indies Cricket Board announced a 14-member squad for the series of three ODI to be played against India. West Indies cricket team announced for the ODIs to be held from August 8, experienced opener Chris Gayle has also been given a chance. Gayle was not included in the team for the Twenty20 series. The reason was told that during this time he will be busy in the Canada League.
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Gayle announced his retirement after World Cup
Let us say that in March before the ICC Cricket World Cup, Chris Gayle had said that he will retire after the World Cup, but later expressed his desire to change his intention to play a series against India. There is a return of Chemo Paul in this team. He was running out of the team due to injury. Apart from this, left-handed opener John Campbell and Roston Chase have also been given the place in this 14-member squad.
Four World Cup players not found in the team
The four players Sunil Ambrish, Darren Bravo, Shannon Gabriel, and Ashley Nurse, who were part of the World Cup team, have been dropped from the team. The remaining members of the team who have played in the World Cup have been retained.
West Indies ODI Team: J Holder (Captain), Chris Gayle, John Campbell, E Lewis, Shai Hope, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran, Roston Chase, Fabian Allen, Carlos Brathwaite, Keemo Paul, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas, and Kemar Roach.