Shivnarine Chanderpaul’s son gets first call-up in West Indies Test squad

West Indies all-rounder Roston Chase and middle-order batsman Shamarh Brooks had been on Saturday recalled to the squad for his or her two-test collection in Australia, whereas former captain Shivnarine Chanderpaul’s son Tagenarine earned his maiden call-up.

West Indies, who’re ranked eighth on the earth in take a look at cricket, will play the primary take a look at towards top-ranked Australia in Perth on November 30 adopted by the second in Adelaide on December 8.

“We’ve performed two collection this yr – towards England and Bangladesh – and received each. We’ve been enjoying good take a look at cricket and count on to do properly towards the Australians on their house turf,” lead selector Desmond Haynes stated in a press release.

Haynes praised heap on 26-year-old Tagenarine, who may have the prospect to make his debut for West Indies 28 years after his father Shivnarine, thought-about one of many best batsmen of his period, performed his first take a look at for the Caribbean facet.

“He geared up himself very properly within the West Indies Championship four-day matches and likewise did an excellent job on the high of the order towards Bangladesh A… He has what it takes to do properly on the highest degree,” Haynes stated.

Haynes added that Chase’s expertise and expertise can be helpful for the staff, whereas Brooks’ return will bolster their middle-order batting.

Full squad: Kraigg Brathwaite (captain), Jermaine Blackwood, Nkrumah Bonner, Shamarh Brooks, Tagenarine Chanderpaul, Roston Chase, Joshua Da Silva, Jason Holder, Alzarri Joseph, Kyle Mayers, Anderson Phillip, Raymon Reifer, Kemar Roach, Jayden Seales, Devon Thomas

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