CRICKET: West Indies tour of Sri Lanka to kick off on Aug 25, know squad  

West Indies Rising Star Men's U10 team is all set to play in their tour of Sri Lanka. The tour will start on August 25, 2023. The squad of 15 players was also announced.

CRICKET: West Indies tour of Sri Lanka to kick off on Aug 25, know squad 
CRICKET: West Indies tour of Sri Lanka to kick off on Aug 25, know squad 

Cricket: West Indies Rising Star Men’s U10 team is all set to play in their tour of Sri Lanka. The tour will start on August 25, 2023. The squad of 15 players was also announced. 

The West Indies tour of Sri Lanka will consist of three 50-over matches and two four-day matches. The matches will be held at the Rangiri Dambulla International Cricket Stadium, Sri Lanka. 

Stephan Pascal will serve as the top-order batter for the white ball matches with Nathan Sealy, the left-handed slow bowling allrounder, to lead the side for two red ball matches, which conclude the tour.

The three players who played in the ICC Men’s U19 World Cup in 2022 were also included in the squad for the tour. The players are fast bowler, Isai Thorne, allrounder Nathan Edward and left-handed batter Jordan Johnson.

Rohan Nurse will serve as the Head Coach for the tour. Robert Haynes, Lead Selector for the Rising Stars Men’s Under 19s, said that this was a very important tour to Sri Lanka for the development of this group of young cricketers. 

He said that the squad consists of excellent players who did well in the West Indies Rising Stars Under 19s Championships in St. Vincent. 

The matches will be concluded in September 2023. The next ICC Men’s U19 Cricket World Cup will be hosted in Sri Lanka in January and February 2024.

FULL SQUAD

Stephan Pascal (co-Captain) – right-handed bat

Nathan Sealy (co-Captain) – left-arm spin/right-handed bat

Jewel Andrew – right-handed bat/wicket-keeper

Mavendra Dindyal – right-handed bat

Joshua Dorne – right-handed bat

Nathan Edward – left-handed bat/left-arm fast

Tarrique Edward – right-handed bat/right-arm off-spin

Reon Edwards – left-arm fast

Deshawn James – right-arm fast

Jordan Johnson – left-handed bat

Devonie Joseph – left-handed bat/wicket-keeper

Tamarie Redwood – right-arm leg-spin

Isai Thorne – right-arm fast

Steve Wedderburn – left-handed bat

Adrian Weir – right-handed bat

TEAM MANAGEMENT

Rohan Nurse (Head Coach)

Rohan Clarke (Assistant Coach)

Nick Wilton (Assistant Coach)

Gibbs Williams (Team Manager)

Dominic Angoy (Physiotherapist)

Gregory Seale (Strength and Conditioning Coach)