West Indies Cricket: Oshane Thomas Included For 2nd Test Against England
Oshane Thomas could make his Test debut in Antigua subsequent to being added to West Indies’ squad for the second match against England.
The 21-year-old has spoken to the Windies in white-ball cricket however presently can’t seem to break into the Test side, in spite of the fact that he was with the squad for their exhaustive 381-run win in Barbados a week ago.
Having awed the Windies selectors, Thomas will stay with Jason Holder’s side and could procure his first cap whenever given the gesture on Thursday.
Chairman of Selectors Courtney Browne said: “Oshane Thomas was with us in Barbados as cover and he has been added to the squad as the 14th player and will remain with the team as an additional fast bowler,”
“We were all extremely happy with the great result in the first Test. We want to see them put in another solid performance in the second match in Antigua, where we won last year.”
West Indies Squad
- Alzarri Joseph
- Darren Bravo
- Jason Holder (Capt.)
- John Campbell
- Jomel Warrican
- Kemar Roach
- Kraigg Brathwaite
- Oshane Thomas
- Roston Chase
- Shai Hope
- Shamarh Brooks
- Shane Dowrich
- Shannon Gabriel
- Shimron Hetmyer
Windies have added Oshane Thomas to the squad for the 2nd Test, as an additional fast bowling option.
— 103FM Trinidad (@103FMTrinidad) January 28, 2019
If Oshane Thomas plays, assuming one of the present bowlers is injured, then it could look like a shade of Roberts, Holding, Garner, Croft or Marshall..
— reza abasali (@rezaabasali) January 27, 2019
Add to that Oshane Thomas coming in soon, hopefully. It’ll be formidable attack in every aspect
— Anshuman Sharma (@busby_babe007) January 27, 2019
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