West Indies have announced a 16-member squad for the upcoming five-match T20I series against India and the subsequent three-match T20I series against New Zealand on Thursday beginning later this month.
Shimron Hetmyer has returned to the squad after a magnificent campaign for the Rajasthan Royals, where he scored 314 runs in 15 matches.
Devon Thomas has been included as the back-up keeper to Pooran, ahead of Shai Hope. Left arm pacer Sheldon Cottrell will miss both the series due to injury.
West Indies squad for India and New Zealand T20Is:
Nicholas Pooran (c), Rovman Powell (vc), Shamarh Brooks, Dominic Drakes, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Obed McCoy, Keemo Paul, Romario Shepherd, Odean Smith, Devon Thomas & Hayden Walsh Jr.