HEADLINE: Decision to not name T20I vice-captain surprises former WI batsman Philo Wallace

link CaribbeanCricket.com Joined: Mar 5, 2003
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5/6/22, 10:42:29 AM 

Former West Indies batsman Philo Wallace is surprised at the decision by the Cricket West Indies (CWI) selection panel to not name a vice-captain for the T20I team.

Trinidadian left-hander Nicholas Pooran was announced as the West Indies’ new T20 and ODI skipper on Tuesday following the retirement of former captain Kieron Pollard from international cricket last month.

Barbados batsman Shai Hope was named the ODI vice-captain but there was no such announcement for the T20 format.

“Shai Hope is being designated as his deputy for the 50-over squad. There’s no vice-captain for the T20 squad, which I find very interesting,” said Wallace while appearing on the Mason & Guest Radio Show in Barbados on Tuesday.

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link InHindsight Joined: Feb 23, 2007
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5/6/22, 2:54:24 PM 
Philo who is sure pic and T20 cappo?

link WICFan Joined: Nov 12, 2002
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5/7/22, 12:19:18 PM 
I don’t think it's that much of an issue while the T/20 squad is rebuilding and they identify some mainstays in the squad.

Lewis has had injury problems, Hetmyer has had fitness issues, Holder has been rested/rotated.

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