All members of West Indies test negative for Covid-19

All the members of the West Indies cricket team have been tested negative in their first Covid-19 test in Bangladesh.

They gave the samples on Monday.

Dario Barthley, the media manager of the West Indies, confirmed it to the media.

He said: “All the members of our team are doing good. Everyone returned negative in the first Covid-19 test in Bangladesh. We’ll undergo another test on Thursday. After that, we’ll be able to train us, though, this schedule is not final.”

The Caribbeans will play a three-match ODI and two-match Test series in this tour. The series will begin with the first ODI set to take place on January 20 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium while the second match of the series will also be played at the same venue on January 22.

To play the third ODI and the first Test, both the teams will fly to Chattogram. The third ODI will be played on January 25, and the first Test will take place from February 3, and the final Test will be played in Dhaka from February 11.

West Indies Test Squad: Kraigg Brathwaite (captain), Jermaine Blackwood (vice-captain), Nkrumah Bonner, John Campbell, Rahkeem Cornwall, Joshua Da Silva, Shannon Gabriel, Kavem Hodge, Alzarri Joseph, Kyle Mayers, Shayne Moseley, Veerasammy Permaul, Kemar Roach, Raymon Reifer, Jomel Warrican.

West Indies ODI Squad: Jason Mohammed (captain), Sunil Ambris (vice-captain), Nkrumah Bonner, Joshua Da Silva, Jahmar Hamilton, Chemar Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Kyle Mayers, Andre McCarthy, Kjorn Ottley, Rovman Powell, Raymon Reifer, Romario Shepherd, Hayden Walsh jr.

Source: United News of Bangladesh