The West Indies’ Bangladesh tour will begin with the first ODI on January 20. Bad news has already come out from the visiting team.
Indeed, West Indies leg-spinner Hayden Walsh Jr. has been found to be Corona positive and has been ruled out of the three-match ODI series.
The Caribbean team is currently on a tour of Bangladesh for a series of three ODIs and two Tests.
Let’s have a look at the whole news. In the same way, there are many more.
Hayden Walsh Jr.
Walsh found corona positive in test in Dhaka
Walsh Jr.’s report came negative when the West Indies team’s corona test was done before leaving for Bangladesh last week.
However, he was found to be Corona positive in the January 13 Test in Dhaka.
After which he had another test last Thursday, in which Walsh has been confirmed to be corona infected.
The series between the two countries will be done according to the schedule.
Romario Shepherd was also infected Corona before the tour
On the other hand, just before the departure in Bangladesh, West Indies all-rounder Romario Shepherd was also found corona infected.
After which Shepherd was dropped from the ODI team of Bangladesh tour and replaced Kean Harding.
Shepherd was isolated in his hometown of Guyana after the transition.
Let me tell you that right-arm fast bowler Harding has not made his international debut yet.
These West Indies players did not go to Bangladesh tour
Hayden Walsh’s Corona positive is a major setback for the West Indies, who are already touring Bangladesh in the absence of their main players.
Please tell that Jason Holder, Kirron Pollard, Darren Bravo, Shamer Brooks, Roston Chase, Sheldon Cottrell, Evin Lewis, Shai Hope, Shimron Hetmyer and Nicholas Pooran have not visited Bangladesh due to Corona related concerns.
Fabian Allen and Shane Dowrich, on the other hand, are not available for personal reasons.
West Indies ODI and Test team
Test team: Craig Brathwaite (captain), Jermaine Blackwood (vice-captain), Nakramah Bonner, John Campbell, Rahkim Cornwall, Joshua da Silva, Shannon Gabriel, Kawem Hodge, Alzari Joseph, Kyle Meyers, Shayne Moselle, Veerasamy Paramoul, Kemar Roach, Ramon Reefer and Jomel Warrican.
One day team: Jason Mohammed (captain), Sunil Ambrose (vice-captain), Nakramah Bonner, Joshua da Silva, Jahar Hamilton, Camer Holder, Akeel Hosin, Aljari Joseph, Kyle Meyers, Andre McCarthy, Cajern Otley, Rowman Powell, Ramon Reifer and Kean Harding .