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ICC Grants permission on Akeal Hosein as a replacement of Fabian Allen ahead of the T20 World Cup 2021


The Event Technical Committee of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 has endorsed Akeal Hosein as a substitute for Fabian Allen in the West Indies crew. 

Left-arm spinner Hosein, who has played nine ODIs and six T20Is, was named as a substitution after Allen was precluded because of a lower leg injury. Hosein was a hold according to the remittance for groups to go with additional players taking into account COVID-19 quarantine prerequisites. 

The substitution for Hosein in the stores rundown will be the uncapped Gudakesh Motie. The substitution of a player requires the endorsement of the Event Technical Committee before the substitution player can be authoritatively added to the crew. 

The Event Technical Committee of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 comprises of Chris Tetley (Head of Events, Chair), Clive Hitchcock (ICC Senior Cricket Operations Manager), Rahul Dravid, and Dhiraj Malhotra (BCCI Representatives), Simon Doull, and Ian Bishop (Independent Members). 

Discussing the West Indies crew, they will start off their tournament in T20 WC 2021 in the Super 12 round when they will play their initial conflict against England on October 23. They are reigning champs of the T20 WC and will enter the competition as one of the top choices to snatch the trophy . They have likewise shown an extraordinary structure during the T20Is off late and most of their players were essential for the as of late finished up CPL and IPL 2021. 

In this light, the crew furnished with a ton of match-champs is relied upon to come solid in their T20 WC 2021 mission. 

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The group will be driven by their experience player and all-rounder Kieron Pollard. Nicholas Pooran has been named as Pollard’s representative and it would be vital for him to return to his standard structure.

West Indies squad: Kieron Pollard (c), Nicholas Pooran (vc), Akeal Hosein, Dwayne Bravo, Roston Chase, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy, Lendl Simmons, Ravi Rampaul, Andre Russell, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh jr.

Reserves: Darren Bravo, Sheldon Cottrell, Jason Holder, Gudakesh Motie



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