Following the conclusion of Monday’s Guyana Cricket Board (GCB)/GTM Under-19 competition which was won by Demerara, selectors have named a National U19 14-man squad led by Berbice U19 Captain, Shawn Pereira.
The squad includes openers, Tagenarine Chanderpaul and Brian Sattaur along with Berbice national opener, Shimron Hetemyer and all rounder Romario Shepherd-De Jonge, keeper Akshay Homraj and Vice-Captain Kamesh Yadram among others.
The bowling department boasts bowlers such as: Herry Green, Steven Sankar, Dexter George, Gudakesh Motie-Kanhai, Vishal Narayan and other players capable of doing damage with the ball.
Pereira who has had experience with leadership roles on many occasions for his country, county and club will seek to gel with his new squad when encampment for the National Under-19 competition is announced later.
The squad reads: Shawn Pereira (Captain), Brian Sattaur, Tagenarine Chanderpaul, Shimron Hetemyer, Kamesh Yadram (Vice Captain), Ricardo Adams, Akshay Homraj, Denesh Mangal, Gudakesh Motie-Kanhai, Vishal Narayan, Steven Sankar, Herry Green, Dexter George and Romario Shepherd-De Jonge
The Standby players are: Shivram Persaud, Devin Baldeo, Sharaz Ramcharran, Ricardo Peters, Shailendra Shameer and Kemol Savory.