Three gamers have earned a maiden call-up to England’s T20I squad for the upcoming West Indies tour. On Thursday, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) introduced a powerful 16-man squad that will probably be led by Eoin Morgan.
Of the 16 gamers named, 11 featured within the 2021 T20 World Cup, whereas 5 are at the moment in Australia for the Ashes. Amongst these lacking out are Dawid Malan, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Chris Woakes, Mark Wooden, Tom Curran and David Willey.
In the meantime, England might hand T20I debuts to David Payne, George Garton and Phil Salt towards West Indies in January 2022.
“We have now chosen a powerful squad with some severe batting energy and a balanced assault as we start preparations forward of the T20 World Cup in Australia,” head coach Paul Collingwood stated in his official assertion.
“The World Cup is lower than a 12 months away, and there will probably be elevated alternatives for the squad within the absence of these gamers who’re with the Ashes squad.
“I’ve good reminiscences profitable a World Cup in Barbados and I’m actually wanting ahead to going again there with this squad to face an excellent West Indies who will take a look at all facets of our abilities.”
The five-match sequence will start on January 22 and proceed until January 30.
England T20I squad:
Eoin Morgan (c), Moeen Ali, Tom Banton, Sam Billings (wk), Liam Dawson, George Garton, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Saqib Mahmood, Tymal Mills, David Payne, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, Phil Salt, Reece Topley, James Vince.