HEADLINE: Oshane Thomas and Obed McCoy Joins West Indies Squad

link CaribbeanCricket.com Joined: Mar 5, 2003
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1/9/20, 10:37:56 AM 

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - Young fast bowlers Oshane Thomas and Obed McCoy will be travelling with the West Indies squad for the Colonial Medical Insurance One-Day International (ODI) series as a development initiative. 

Thomas, the 22 year old Jamaican fast-bowler last represented the West Indies last August against India. While for McCoy, the 23 year old Saint Vincent left-arm medium-pacer, he previously appeared in the Colonial Medical Insurance ODI versus England last March.

Director of Cricket, Jimmy Adams explained the benefits of this decision: “Head Coach Phil Simmons recently expressed concerns over the readiness of both Oshane and Obed. Out of the discussion, he requested a provision be made for both players to spend time with the squad over the course of the Ireland series where they could undergo supervised fitness and technical work.

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link silver Joined: Dec 5, 2011
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1/9/20, 10:59:19 AM 
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Rubbish. Both players should be playing first class cricket. Let our club sides play Ireland

link Slipfeeler Joined: Dec 21, 2015
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1/9/20, 7:45:23 PM 
Congrats Thomas and McCoy, Yardie and Vincy make us proud.

link Yadi Joined: Dec 25, 2003
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1/9/20, 8:56:41 PM 
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Good move.

link positiveg Joined: Mar 28, 2007
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1/9/20, 8:58:40 PM 
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Agree I think they should literally be playing cricket real life situation cricket

link methodic Joined: Jan 17, 2010
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1/9/20, 9:24:43 PM 
I know that is very good management

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