Skipper Jason Holder has been ruled out of the Windies tour of Bangladesh due to a shoulder injury.
The 27-year-old sustained the injury during the recently concluded tour of India and will be out of action for at least four weeks.
Windies captain Jason Holder is ruled out of his team’s tour of Bangladesh with a shoulder injury.
— ICC (@ICC) November 14, 2018
Holder is suffering from a “a partial thickness tear of the subscapularis tendon in his shoulder”, and will undergo physiotherapy and rehab back home in Barbados.
Kraigg Brathwaite, Holder’s deputy in Tests, is expected to lead West Indies in the two-Test series against Bangladesh from November 22.
— Windies Cricket (@windiescricket) November 14, 2018
Windies are scheduled to play two Tests, three One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals in Bangladesh.
Windies Test squad:
Kraigg Brathwaite (c), Sunil Ambris, Devendra Bishoo, Roston Chase, Shane Dowrich, Shannon Gabriel, Jahmar Hamilton, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Shermon Lewis, Keemo Paul, Kieran Powell, Raymon Reifer, Kemar Roach, Jomel Warrican