Nicholas Pooran to lead Red Force In Super50 Cup

Defending champions Trinidad and Tobago Red Force will be bolstered in their defense of the regional Super 50 trophy with players from the returning West Indies T20 squad coming off the World Cup journey.

Yesterday, Red Force head coach David Furlonge said Nicholas Pooran, Akeal Hosein and Yannic Cariah had already confirmed their availability for the October 29-November 19 series which will be played in Trinidad and Tobago and Antigua-Barbuda.

There for West Indies white-ball captain Nicholas Pooran will lead the 18-member Trinidad and Tobago Red Force team in their defence of the CG United Super50 Cup

However, regarding opening batsman Evin Lewis, Furlong said he is recovering from a hamstring injury.

Also in the squad are Joshua Da Silva, Jason Mohammed, Jeremy Solozano, Darren Bravo, Shannon Gabriel, Yannic Cariah, Akeal Hosein and Imran Khan.

Lewis, Cariah and Hosein were part of the West Indies T20 team in Australia.

Current WI Test fast bowlers Jayden Seales and Anderson Phillip were named in the Red Force team, as well as Kjorn Ottley, Jyd Goolie, Khary Pierre, Mark Deyal and Terrance Hinds.

Cricket West Indies (CWI) announced yesterday that the players who were part of the T20 World Cup in Australia are now available for the 50-over series after returning to the Caribbean tomorrow.

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