Fidel Edwards, Chris Gayle among returnees for WI to play Sri Lanka


    After over eight years away from the West Indies squad, fast bowler Fidel Edwards has been recalled for the T20Is against Sri Lanka next month.

    He is among several players returning to the West Indies lineups for the all-format tour to be played in Antigua, including Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo, Jason Holder and Evin Lewis.

    Guyana off-spinner Kevin Sinclair has received his maiden call up to both teams while Akeal Hosein has been given his first call up to the T20 team.

    FULL T20 SQUAD: Kieron Pollard (capt), Nicholas Pooran (vc), Fabian Allen, Dwayne Bravo, Fidel Edwards, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy, Rovman Powell, Lendl Simmons, Kevin Sinclair.

    For the ODIs, Shai Hope is making a return along with Darren Bravo and several others.

    ODI SQUAD: Kieron Pollard (capt), Shai Hope (vc), Fabian Allen, Darren Bravo, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Evin Lewis, Kyle Mayers, Jason Mohammed, Nicholas Pooran, Romario Shepherd and Kevin Sinclair.

    The T20s will be played on March 3rd, 5th and 7th while the ODIs will take place on March 10th, 12th and 14th.

    There will also be two Tests on March 21st to 25th and March 29th to April 2nd.