CASTRIES, St Lucia – The Selection Panel of Cricket West Indies named fast bowler Kesrick Williams to replace Shannon Gabriel in the Windies 13-man squad for the third and final One-Day International against Afghanistan.
Gabriel sustained a side strain in the second match at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground on Sunday and is unavailable for selection for the third match.
The 27-year-old Williams is yet to play in this format. He has so far played eight T20 Internationals, with 14 wickets (average 11.21; economy 5.70).
The third and final ODI will be played on Wednesday. First ball in the day/night match is 2:30pm (1:30pm Jamaica Time).
FULL SQUAD (with shirt numbers)
- Jason Holder (captain)
- Devendra Bishoo
- Jonathan Carter
- Roston Chase
- Miguel Cummins
- Shai Hope
- Alzarri Joseph
- Evin Lewis
- Jason Mohammed
- Ashley Nurse
- Kieran Powell
- Rovman Powell
- Kesrick Williams
Friday, June 9: 1st ODI — Afghanistan won by 63 runs at Daren Sammy Cricket Ground
Sunday, June 11: 2nd ODI — West Indies won by 4 wickets at Daren Sammy Cricket Ground
Wednesday, June 14: 3rd ODI — Daren Sammy Cricket Ground
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