ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Jamaican allrounder Ramaal Lewis will lead a 15-member West Indies team to the International Cricket Council (ICC) Under-19 Cricket World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
Lewis will be assisted by Nicholas Pooran, the left-handed wicketkeeper batsman fromTrinidad and Tobago while Roddy Estwick has been assisgned the post of Head Coach.
The regional players will have a one-week camp in Barbados, starting on Tuesday, before leaving for Dubai.
West Indies are placed alongside South Africa, Zimbabwe and Canada in Group C in the World Cup. Their opening preliminary match is against South Africa on February 14, followed by matches on February 16 against Zimbabwe and Canada on February 18.
Ramaal Lewis (Jamaica) – Captain
Nicholas Pooran (T&T) – Vice Captain
Fabian Allen (Jamaica)
Tagenarine Chanderpaul (Guyana)
Bryan Charles (T&T)
Tristan Coleman (Jamaica)
Jonathan Drakes (Barbados)
Shimron Hetmeyer (Guyana)
Jerome Jones (Barbados)
Ray Jordan (Windward Islands)
Brandon King (Jamaica)
Marquino Mindley (Jamaica)
Gudakesh Motie (Guyana)
Jeremy Solozano (T&T)