Ramdin dropped from Windies squad for India series
NORTH SOUND, Antigua: West Indies have supplanted wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin with Shane Dowrich for the four-Test arrangement at home to India which begins in Antigua next Thursday.
Ramdin, a veteran of 74 Tests, said he had been dropped in light of the fact that the selectors did not think his batting normal was sufficient.
He has scored 2,898 Test keeps running at a normal of 25.87.”New executive says my avg isn’t Gud,” Ramdin tweeted, alluding to new West Indies administrator of selectors Courtney Browne, who has supplanted Clive Lloyd.
Ramdin’s remarks earned an authorization from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) for a rupture of the terms of his retainer get, the board said.
Dowrich, 24, has played two tests, against Australia in the Caribbean the previous summer, however he was utilized then as a pro batsman, with Ramdin keeping wicket.
The 12-man squad again does exclude a few of the most element West Indies players, for example, Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo, Darren Sammy and Kieron Pollard, whose emphasis is on Twenty20.Fast bowler Jerome Taylor is additionally absent in the wake of turning into the most recent in an extensive rundown of players to stop the test design.
West Indies’ fortunes have separated as of late, with the Twenty20 group winning the big showdown in 2012 and 2016, while test exhibitions have decayed strongly.
Quick bowler Jason Holder skippers the group, which additionally incorporates the two batting saints from the late World Twenty20 triumph, Marlon Samuels and Carlos Brathwaite.
Squad: Jason Holder (commander), Kraigg Brathwaite (bad habit chief), Devendra Bishoo, Jermaine Blackwood, Carlos Brathwaite, Darren Bravo, Rajendra Chandrika, Roston Chase, Shane Dowrich, Shannon Gabriel, Leon Johnson, Marlon Samuels