Fabian Allen replaces Khary Pierre for third T20I against India

By August 05, 2019

Cricket West Indies selectors have called all-rounder Fabian Allen to replace Khary Pierre for the third and final T20 International against India in Guyana on Tuesday.

The 24-year-old Allen has played nine T20 Internationals and 10 One-Day Internationals for the West Indies. He last played for West Indies in the recent ICC Cricket World Cup in England where he made his maiden half-century at the international level.

“Fabian a lively and energetic all-rounder and someone who we believe can win matches for us,” said Interim Chairman of Selectors Robert Haynes.

“We witnessed his performances in the Caribbean Premier League last year and also saw in the recent World Cup what he is capable of. We are planning for the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia next year, so we decided to include him here.”

The Guyana National Stadium will be the venue for the final match of the MyTeam11 Twenty20 International Series, co-sponsored by Skoda and Fena.

 First ball is 10:30 am (9:30am Jamaica Time).

The remainder of the team is comprised of Carlos Brathwaite (captain), Anthony Bramble, John Campbell, Sheldon Cottrell, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Jason Mohammed, Keemo Paul, Kieron Pollard, Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell, Sunil Narine and Oshane Thomas.

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