Information Americas, CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Fri. June 4, 2021: The West Indies crew will face South Africa subsequent week in a historic sequence match-up on Caribbean soil.
The go to by the Proteas will mark their first bilateral sequence in opposition to West Indies in almost 12 years, following their 2-0 win again in 2010. South Africa will face the hosts in two Assessments on the Darren Sammy Nationwide Stadium in St Lucia from June 10-22 and 5 T20 Internationals on the Grenada Nationwide Stadium from June twenty sixth to July third.
The tour was initially scheduled for final 12 months however was scrapped following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, which compelled Cricket West Indies to halt their whole home schedule.
The West Indies squad might be led by Kieron Pollard and contains left-hander Shimron Hetmyer and quick bowler Oshane Thomas, each of whom have struggled with health points in current months.
The total squad is: Kieron Pollard (captain), Nicholas Pooran (vice-captain), Fabian Allen, Dwayne Bravo, Sheldon Cottrell, Fidel Edwards, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy, Andre Russell, Lendl Simmons, Kevin Sinclair, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh Jr.
The South Africa tour will kick off a bumper worldwide residence schedule which may even see Australia journey for a white ball sequence in July and Pakistan tour for a Take a look at and white ball sequence in July and August.