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West Indies win toss, bats first in tour match against CA XI

West Indies win toss, bats first in tour match against Cricket Australia XI

West Indies win toss, bats first in tour match against CA XI

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) -- West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and elected to bat first in the opening four-day tour match against a Cricket Australia XI at Allan Border Field on Wednesday.

The Caribbean side has rested Jerome Taylor but fellow fast bowler Kemar Roach was included for the match.

It is the only warm-up match for the West Indies before the first of three tests against Australia starting on Dec. 10 in Hobart.

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Lineups:

West Indies: Kraigg Brathwaite, Rajendra Chandrika, Darren Bravo, Marlon Samuels, Jermaine Blackwood, Denesh Ramdin, Jason Holder (captain), Carlos Brathwaite, Devendra Bishoo, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel.

Cricket Australia XI: Jordan Silk, Jake Carder, Nick Stevens, Josh Inglis, James Peirson (captain), Matt Short, James Bazley, Simon Milenko, Tom Andrews, Cameron Boyce, Ryan Lees.


Updated : 2021-09-18 18:41 GMT+08:00