Before the first T20 match against India, the West Indies team has suffered a big setback. Indeed, the team’s most explosive player Andre Russell has been ruled out of the first two matches of the T20 series. Andre Russell has decided to separate himself from 2 T20 matches. He has given this information to the selection panel. Let us tell you that the reason behind being Russell is his fitness. Andre Russell has been struggling with injury since the World Cup. He also felt uncomfortable in the Canadian T20 league.
This 32-year-old player replaces Russell
According to information, Andre Russell place the T-20 team went to the 32-year-old Jason Mohammed. Mohammed has captained West Indies in the T20 International and he also has the experience of ODI format. Andre Russell’s name was included in the 14-member West Indies team.
Team head coach informed about Russell’s injury.
All-rounder felt somewhat uncomfortable during the Global T20 tournament in Canada, after which he gave information about his non-availability in the first two matches of the upcoming series to the Selection Panel. The team’s interim head coach Floyd Reifer said, “We welcome Jason Mohammed to the team. They have good experience in all three formats of the game. He has done well for Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana Amazon Warriors.
“Let me tell you that the first match of the three T20 matches series against India and West Indies will be played in Florida on Saturday.