Young West Indies fast bowlers Obed McCoy and Oshane Thomas are travelling with the squad for the Ireland ODI series to help with their development.
McCoy last appeared against England last March while Thomas last played last August against India.
OBED MCCOY (As of Jan 9, 2020)
In ODIs – Matches: 2 | Wickets: 4 | Average: 27.25 | Econ: 7.78
In T20Is – Matches: 2 | Wickets: 1 | Average: 44 | Econ: 14.66
OSHANE THOMAS (As of Jan 9, 2020)
In ODIs – Matches: 19 | Wickets: 24 | Average: 34.37 | Econ: 6.91
In T20Is – Matches: 10 | Wickets: 9 | Average: 36.22 | Econ: 8.81
Director of Cricket, Jimmy Adams says both players will undergo supervised fitness and technical work while with the team.
This decision has been made to widen the pool of players identified as having potential roles in the white ball squads.