Injured Holder to miss upcoming Bangladesh tour

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

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ST JOHN'S, Antigua — Cricket West Indies this morning announced that Test and ODI Captain, Jason Holder will miss the upcoming Bangladesh tour due to a shoulder injury.

CWI disclosed that Holder has a partial thickness tear of the subscapularis tendon in his shoulder and will undergo physiotherapy and rehabilitation in Barbados. Sitting Vice-Captain, Kraigg Brathwaite will lead the team in his absence.

The all-format series, which begins on November 22, will see the teams playing in two Tests, three one-day internationals and three Twenty20 internationals.

“When the Windies men line up against Bangladesh in the upcoming 2 Tests, 3 ODIs and 3 T20Is series, Windies will have a winning record since these two teams have been playing each other,” said CWI in a statement today.

It outlined that West Indies lead the Test contest 10 – 2; ODIs 20 -9 but are tied 4 matches a piece in the T20Is battle. The last time the teams met, the Caribbean side took the Test series 3-0; but lost both the ODIs and T20Is series 1-2 respectively.

“Windies will be after more positive results for this encounter,” CWI said.

FULL SQUAD

1. Kraigg Brathwaite – Captain

2. Sunil Ambris

3. Devendra Bishoo

4. Roston Chase

5. Shane Dowrich

6. Shannon Gabriel

7. Jahmar Hamilton

8. Shimron Hetmyer

9. Shai Hope

10. Shermon Lewis

11. Keemo Paul

12. Kieran Powell

13. Raymon Reifer

14. Kemar Roach

15. Jomel Warrican

West Indies vs Bangladesh fixtures:

• 1st Test : November 22 – Chittagong

• 2nd Test: November 30 – Mirpur

• 1st ODI: December 9 – Mirpur

• 2nd ODI: December 11 – Mirpur

• 3rd ODI: December 14 – Sylhet

• 1st T20I: December 17 – Sylhet

• 2nd T20I: December 20 – Mirpur

• 3rd T20I : December 22 – Mirpur

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