West Indies cricketers – including Jason Holder, Kieron Pollard, Darren Bravo – have pulled out of its tour of Bangladesh due to COVID-19 concerns.
While Holder, Pollard, Bravo, Shamarh Brooks, Roston Chase, Sheldon Cottrell, Evin Lewis, Shai Hope, Shimron Hetmyer and Nicholas Pooran pulled out of COVID-19 or personal fears, Fabian Allen and Shane Dowrich are unavailable due to personal reasons.
West Indies is scheduled to play three ODIs and two Tests in Chattogram and Dhaka. The team will arrive in Dhaka on January 10 and the series will run until February 15, where there will be three ODIs and two Tests in Chattogram and Dhaka.
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In Holder’s absence, the Test squad will be led by the experienced Kraigg Brathwaite, with Jermaine Blackwood as vice-captain. Former Trinidad & Tobago and West Indies A team captain, Jason…