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| On Nov 28, 2021 4:15 PM IST

SL vs WI: Possible West Indies Playing 11 for 2nd Test


WI Playing 11: The West Indies will face the Sri Lanka team in the 2nd Test Match of the bilateral series. In the 1st fixture of the series, the West Indies team could not put up strong performances against the quality spinners. In the batting department, Kraigg Brathwaite, Kyle Mayers, Jason Holder, and Rakheem Cornwall were impressive in the 1st innings. While in the 2nd innings, Joshua De Silva and Nkrumah Bonner displayed fine resistance. In the bowling unit, Warrican, Cornwall, and Chase picked the wickets. The team need to show some intent secure a victory in this fixture.

Team News

  • The West Indies team lost the 1st test match against Sri Lanka.
  • 1 change expected in the West Indies Playing 11 for the 2nd Test match.

WI Playing 11 (likely)

The West Indies team are currently at 7th position in the points table. If they do not win this test match, they will slip to 8th place and would look to improve their performances. The experienced players like Jason Holder and Kemar Roach (if he plays) or Shannon Gabriel need to come forward and contribute to the team. While the youngsters have been average and the hunger to win the games away from the home need to be intact to save the loss in the series.

The team is not expected to make any changes in the batting department, but 1 change is expected in the bowling unit. The fast bowler Kemar Roach can be included in the team in place of Shannon Gabriel.

Related: Possible Sri Lanka Playing 11 for 2nd Test

WI Playing 11 (likely)

Kraigg Brathwaite (c)
Jermaine Blackwood
Nkrumah Bonner
Shai Hope
Kyle Mayers
Roston Chase
Rahkeem Cornwall
Jason Holder
Joshua Da Silva (wk)
Shannon Gabriel/ Kemar Roach
Jomel Warrican

West Indies Squad

West Indies Squad: Kraigg Brathwaite (Captain), Jermaine Blackwood (Vice Captain), Nkrumah Bonner, Roston Chase, Rahkeem Cornwall, Joshua Da Silva, Shannon Gabriel, Jason Holder, Shai Hope, Kyle Mayers, Veerasammy Permaul, Kemar Roach, Jayden Seales, Jeremy Solozano, Jomel Warrican

Who are Dream11 captain, vice captain picks for Sri Lanka vs West Indies from WI?

1. Rakheem Cornwall

Name Matches Runs Wickets
Rakheem Cornwall 9 238 34

2. Roston Chase

Name Matches Runs Wickets
Roston Chase 42 1999 76

3. Shai Hope

Name Matches Runs Economy
Shai Hope 37 1688 25.19

Know more about Shai Hope

4. Kemar Roach

Name Matches Wickets 5w/10w
Kemar Roach 67 231 9/1

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