West Indies announced squad for upcoming 3 match ODI series Ireland which will take place in Caribbean Island.
Only major change occur into the host squad for West Indies vs Ireland 2020 series is axing of all-rounder Jason Holder. According to Chief Selector Roger Harper they have decided to give rest to Jason Holder in order to preserve him for upcoming series.
Holder who has been playing nonstop cricket for quite long and also captained West Indies in all formats of the game in the past is currently one of the top rated all-rounders in World cricket with topping the ICC MEns Ranking for all-rounders in test matches and is currently lying at 10th spot in ICC One Day International Rankings for all-roundrs.
Apart from Jason Holder, West Indies have maintained the same squad which has recently faced India in India. All-rounder Keiron Pollard will continue to lead the side in limited over formats.
It shows the consistency in West Indies plan and also the upward curve shown by West Indies in their recent form, despite not winning many matches but their youngster like Nicholas Pooran, Shai Hope and Shimron Hetmyer in batting and likes of Keemo Paul and Sheldon Cottrell have brought in new life to West Indies cricket of late.
Below is the complete squad of West Indies announced of WI vs IRE 2020;
West Indies ODI squad for Ireland 2020
Kieron Pollard (capt), Sunil Ambris, Roston Chase, Sheldon Cottrell, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Alzarri Joseph, Brandon King, Evin Lewis, Keemo Paul, Khary Pierre, Nicholas Pooran, Romario Shepherd, Hayden Walsh