Miller, Cummins in West Indies A-Team
 

WICB Media Release.

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board on Wednesday announced a 13-member West Indies A-Team squad for the first four-day “Test” against Sri Lanka A-Team from Wednesday, June 5 to Saturday, June 8 at Warner Park in St. Kitts.

Squad

Kraigg Brathwaite

Jonathan Carter

Sheldon Cotterell

Miguel Cummins

Narsingh Deonarine

Kirk Edwards

Assad Fudadin

Shannon Gabriel

Jahmar Hamilton

Leon Johnson

Nikita Miller

Veerasammy Permaul

Chadwick Walton

A captain will be named at a later date.

Miller was the most successful bowler in the recently-concluded Regional 4-Day Tournament. He grabbed 52 wickets at 8.05 runs apiece, tying him with Shane Shillingford for the highest number of wickets.

Cotterell, Cummins and Hamilton are the only three players in the squad that have never appeared in an international fixture for West Indies nor played for West Indies-A previously.

All three were part of the second group that attended the Sagicor West Indies High Performance Centre in Barbados.

Cummins was the leading bowler in the recently-concluded Regional 4-Day Tournament, helping new champions Barbados to their 21st regional first-class title. He captured 35 wickets at 14.77 runs apiece.

Of the remaining players, Jonathan Carter is the only player uncapped internationally, but he has played for the A-Team over the last four seasons. 

Schedule of matches

June

Wed 5 to Sat 8: 1st “Test” – Warner Park, St. Kitts

Wed 12 to Sat 15: 2nd “Test” – Arnos Vale Multiplex, St. Vincent

Tue 18: 1st Twenty20 match – Arnos Vale Multiplex

Wed 19: 2nd Twenty20 match – Arnos Vale Multiplex

Sun 23: 1st One-day match – Grenada National Stadium, Grenada

Tue 25: 2nd One-day match – Grenada National Stadium

Thu 27: 3rd One-day match – Grenada National Stadium

WICB Media Release.

Date: 
Wed, 05/22/2013 - 14:10

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