West Indies vs New Zealand
West Indies vs New Zealand. (Picture Supply: Twitter)

West Indies have named their 14-member squad for the upcoming three-game ODI sequence towards New Zealand that may start on August 17. 22-year-old off-spinner, Kevin Sinclair, who’s but to make his ODI debut, is included within the West Indies squad. The Chief Selector of West Indies mentioned that they needed to broaden the pool of gamers for the sequence towards New Zealand.

Desmond Haynes, the chief selector, mentioned that Sinclair has been for some time, they usually imagine that the spinner would carry out nicely together with his calm method and abilities towards the Kiwis. Sinclair was previously with the West Indies A staff to play towards Bangladesh A within the upcoming sequence. The teen has performed six T20Is to this point since his debut in March 2021.

“As we acknowledged earlier than, we wish to broaden the pool of gamers and we’ve determined to provide Sinclair a chance within the CG United ODI Sequence towards New Zealand,” Haynes was quoted on the official web site of West Indies Cricket. “He has been within the system for some time and was additionally within the ‘A Staff’ to play towards Bangladesh ‘A’ within the upcoming sequence. We imagine together with his calm method and abilities he’ll do nicely within the matches towards New Zealand.”

We proceed to construct in direction of the World Cup in India subsequent yr: Haynes

Left-arm orthodox spinner Gudakesh Motie, who suffered a finger harm through the earlier sequence towards India, additionally made the ODI squad for the New Zealand sequence. Nevertheless, his place remains to be topic to his health. In the meantime, Haynes mentioned that this may be the final dwelling sequence within the worldwide season and it might be good to finish it with a “stable” efficiency.

“New Zealand is an excellent cricketing nation, and this might be a really aggressive sequence. We now have confidence within the gamers chosen that they are going to do very nicely. That is the final sequence of the worldwide season at dwelling, and it might be good to finish with some stable performances as we proceed to construct in direction of the ICC World Cup in India subsequent yr,” added the previous West Indies batter.

West Indies ODI squad:

Nicholas Pooran (c), Shai Hope (vc), Shamarh Brooks, Keacy Carty, Shimron Hetmyer, Kyle Mayers, Jason Holder, Brandon King, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Gudakesh Motie, Keemo Paul, Jayden Seales, Kevin Sinclair