West Indies have named their 15-member squad for the upcoming ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in South Africa starting on February 11.
The squad features three West Indies U19 stars namely Zaida James, Trishan Holder and Djenaba Joseph respectively. The team will be captained by Hayley Matthews. The squad also marks the return of former skipper Stafanie Taylor, subject to fitness.
The Windies are in Group 2 alongside England, India, Pakistan and Ireland. They will begin their campaign against England at Boland Park on February 11.
Hayley Matthews (capt), Shemaine Campbelle, Aaliyah Alleyne, Shamilia Connell, Afy Fletcher, Shabika Gajnabi, Chinelle Henry, Trishan Holder, Zaida James, Djenaba Joseph, Chedean Nation, Karishma Ramharack, Shakera Selman, Stafanie Taylor & Rashada Williams
West Indies T20 World Cup Schedule 2023
Monday, 13 February- West Indies vs England, Boland Park, Paarl, England Women won by 7 wickets
Wednesday, 15 February- West Indies vs India, Newlands, Cape Town, India Women won by 6 wickets
Friday, 17 February- West Indies vs Ireland, Newlands, Cape Town, West Indies Women won by 6 wickets
Sunday, 19 February- West Indies vs Pakistan, Boland Park, Paarl