Windies on Saturday, named their 13 member squad for Test series against India, Huge Rahkeem Cornwall gets his maiden call for the West Indies. The interesting fact about Cornwall is that, he is the most heaviest cricketer, who have played the game. The 26 year old big heavy-weight all-rounder is over 140 Kg and 6.6 feet tall.
Apart from his selection, Windies side backed their squad against no.1 Test side in the world. West Indies selectors didn’t pick veteran Chris Gayle in the squad. Earlier, in the World Cup Gayle showed his interest in ending his International cricket with the longer format of the game.
Note: India and West Indies will play their first match of Test Championship on 22 August 2019.
West Indies squad
Jason Holder (capt), Kraigg Brathwaite, Darren Bravo, Shamarh Brooks, John Campbell, Roston Chase, Rahkeem Cornwall, Shane Dowrich (wk), Shannon Gabriel, Shimron Hetmyer Shai Hope, Keemo Paul, Kemar Roach