Star all-rounder Dwayne Bravo, who returned to the West Indies nationwide workforce after retirement, says the present Windies workforce is healthier than the workforce that gained the T20 World Cup in 2016.
"We had a team meeting during the last series in Sri Lanka and Coach Phil (Simmons) made the list of players in the batting order and he wrote my name in ninth place," Bravo advised ESPNcricinfo. And I advised the man gamers, hear, I don't suppose I used to be ever a part of a T20 workforce after I needed to bat at quantity 9. ''
He stated, "I used to be very impressed with our batting order and I advised fellow gamers, hear, I believe this workforce is definitely higher than our World Cup profitable workforce and it’s no joke, as a result of our batting quantity 10 Till then.''
Bravo returned to the Windies in December final yr, getting back from a world T20 cricket retirement. <! –
However, Bravo is taking part in as a specialist bowler as a substitute of an all-rounder because the batting order of the workforce is already sturdy.
He stated, "This is a workforce that scares the opponent and it thrills me. So I’ll do my job as a bowler, an try to regulate the post-innings overs, particularly through the demise bowling on the finish of the innings, which has been of little concern to us prior to now.
Bravo, who made a comeback towards Ireland in January, stated, "You saw what Oshen Thomas did with his pace in Sri Lanka." You even have Sheldon Cottrell main the assault, Kesrick Williams is on the bench so issues are wanting good as soon as once more. ''
Bravo additionally praised skipper Kieron Pollard, who captained the limited-overs aspect final yr. "He (Pollard) likes to win." This is a very powerful factor and as a captain he does something to win, in the best approach and proper spirit and he’s dedicated to profitable, to make a distinction. ''