Guyana suffer Chattas injury blow

Georgetown, Guyana - Guyana have suffered another major blow to their Regional Super50 campaign. Seasoned opening batsman Sewnarine Chattergoon suffered a shin injury and has been withdrawn from the squad. He has been replaced by Essequibian top order batsman Norman Fredricks.

Guyana are also missing Shivnarine Chanderpaul who is on West Indies duties; Ramnaresh Sarwan and Narsingh Deonarine who are both injured. Their batting has been severely depleted but they still rallied to win their opening encounter against the Windwards Islands today.

Their key bowler – ICC Emerging Player of the Year Devendra Bishoo – is also with the West Indies team in Bangladesh, furthering affecting the Guyanese’ chances in the Super50.

Guyana squad: Assad Fudadin (Captain), Leon Johnson (Vice Captain) Christopher Barnwell, Ronsford Beaton, Derwin Christian, Royston Crandon, Travis Dowlin, Jonathan Foo, Norman Fredericks, Trevon Griffith, Steven Jacobs, Amir Khan, Steven Latcha, Paul Wintz

Team Management: Head Coach: Mark Harper; Team Manager: David Black; Assistant Coach: Orin Bailey; Physiotherapist: Amanda Larose; Fitness Trainer: Kezqweyah Yisrael; Fitness Trainer: Noshavyah King; Video Analyst: Robin Singh

Wed, 10/19/2011 - 16:48