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| On Aug 19, 2021 7:56 PM IST

WI vs PAK 2nd Test: Possible Playing 11 of West Indies


WI Playing 11: Having registered a narrow win in the first Test, West Indies will be up against Pakistan in the second Test at Sabina Park, Jamaica. WI’s fast bowlers are looking in great form with young Jayden Seales and experienced Kemar Roach forming a great combination. The pair’s crucial 17-run partnership took Windies home in a closely fought contest. Despite their recent batting struggles, West Indies will be confident going into this Test and will be looking for a historic series win over Pakistan. Both teams have played a total of 53 Tests in which Pakistan leads West Indies 20-18. 15 matches have been drawn.

Team News

  • Shamarh Brooks could replace Nkrumah Bonner at No. 3.
  • Jomel Warrican hardly played any role in the first Test given the seamer-friendly conditions. Alzarri Joseph can replace him.

WI Playing 11 (likely)

Kraigg Brathwaite (C)
Kieran Powell
Nkrumah Bonner/ Shamarh Brooks
Roston Chase
Jermaine Blackwood
Kyle Mayers
Jason Holder
Joshua da Silva (wk)
Alzarri Joseph
Kemar Roach
Jayden Seales

Despite the win in the first Test, WI have lots of questions to answer. The batting order looks fragile with skipper Kraigg Brathwaite the only trusted batter. They will hope that someone from the middle order plays a big innings. They will be tested against high quality Pakistan attack. The fast bowling is their strength as Roach continues to show his worth. Jayden Seales has shown the ability to pick up wickets in his short career. Jason Holder too, has been excellent with the ball.

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West Indies squad

Kraigg Brathwaite (C), Jermaine Blackwood (VC), Nkrumah Bonner, Shamarh Brooks, Rahkeem Cornwall, Roston Chase, Joshua Da Silva (wk), Jahmar Hamilton (wk), Chemar Holder, Jason Holder, Shai Hope, Alzarri Joseph, Kyle Mayers, Kieran Powell, Kemar Roach, Jayden Seales, Jomel Warrican.

Where to Watch WI vs PAK Live 2nd Test

You can watch the ball by ball and the Live score coverage of the West Indies vs Pakistan 2nd Test match on Fancode. The match will be played from 20-24 August and will start at 8:30 PM (IST).

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