Effie Fletcher returns to West Indies women’s squad for ODI series

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Effie Fletcher returns to West Indies women’s squad for ODI series

Highlights

  • Effie Fletcher will play against South Africa in the ODI series from January 25 to February 6.
  • There are also three uncapped players in the series announced by Cricket West Indies.

St. John’s (Antigua)| Leg spinner and right-handed batsman Effie Fletcher has returned to the West Indies women’s cricket team. Effie Fletcher will play against South Africa in the ODI series starting from January 25 to February 6 at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.

The 18-man squad for the series announced by Cricket West Indies (CWI) on Saturday (IST) also has three uncapped players, including left-arm orthodox bowler Ksenia Schultz, right-handed batsman Mandy Mangroo and right-arm medium pacer Genelia Glasgow. has been included. All three were members of the West Indies women’s A team, which played against the Pakistan women’s A team last year.

CWI’s chief selector for women’s cricket, Ann Brown-John, said, “The South Africa series is going to be at the right time as the team prepares for the upcoming World Cup. The team has been preparing for the World Cup for the last one year. and the players are working hard to get their form back. The return of the experienced Effie Fletcher will give a boost to the team’s bowling line-up. are out.” “The West Indies team will reach South Africa on January 16, where they will play practice and a four-match ODI series,” Brown-John said.

Team : Stephanie Taylor (Captain), Anissa Mohammed (VC), Aaliyah Allen, Shemaine Campbell, Shamilia Connell, Deandra Dottin, Effie Fletcher, Cheri Ann Fretcher, Genelia Glasgow, Chinelle Henry, Kissia Knight, Mandy Mangroo, Hayley Matthews, Chadian Nation, Karisma Ramharack, Ksenia Schultz, Shakira Selman, Rashda Williams.

(With IANS Inputs)

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