St John’s Antigua – The West Indies A Team will kick into action once again as the ‘next-in-line’ players will contest two Digicel ‘Test’ matches against Bangladesh A as part of a seven match tour of the Caribbean by the Asian side.
The two units of reserve players will lock horns in Antigua, St Lucia and St Vincent starting on November 5 and running until November 27.
The First Digicel ‘Test’ is scheduled for the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Grounds while the Second and final Digicel ‘Test’ will be played at the Beausejour Cricket Grounds.
Beausejour will also host two Digicel Twenty20s while the three match Digicel One Day Series will be played at the Arnos Vale Cricket Ground.
Several players now participating in the Regional Super50 are expected to make up the West Indies A squad. The squad will be announced at a later date but is almost certain to include players with international experience.
Bangladesh A Squad: Jahirul Islam (Captain), Mohammed Mithun (Vice Captain), Zunaed Siddique, Roqibul Hassan, Robiul Islam, Mohammed Sohrawordi, Shuvagata Hom Chowdhury, Nasir Hossain, Nasir Uddin Faruque, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Mominul Hoque, Nur Hossain, Shohag Gazi, Alauddin Babu
West Indies A v Bangladesh A Tour Schedule
Nov 5 – 8 – 1st Digicel ‘Test’ – Sir Vivian Richards Cricket
Nov 12 – 15 – 2nd Digicel ‘Test’ – Beausejour Cricket
Nov 18 – 1st Digicel T20– Beausejour Cricket Ground
Nov 19 – 2nd Digicel T20 – Beausejour Cricket Ground
Nov 23 – 1st Digicel One Day – Arnos Vale Cricket Ground
Nov 25 – 2nd Digicel One Day – Arnos Vale Cricket Ground
Nov 27 – 3rd One Day – Arnos Vale Cricket Ground