HEADLINE: 'We have a good crop of fast bowlers' - Roach believes talent of young pacers a promising sign for Windies

link CaribbeanCricket.com Joined: Mar 5, 2003
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6/23/22, 10:33:34 AM 

Top­-class West Indies fast bowler, Kemar Roach, admits that the depth and quality of the new generation of fast bowlers is an encouraging sign for the regional team.

The 33-year-old Barbadian-born speedster continued to enhance his own legend this week when he moved up to join Michael Holding on the all-time Windies wicket-takers list.  With 249 Test wickets, Roach has established himself as the premier fast bowler of this Windies generation.

At 33, however, the player is heading towards the back end of his career, with the likes of Shannon Gabriel in the same position.  For pace bowling wickets though, it seems the Windies will continue to have plenty of options for years to come with the likes of Alzarri Joseph, Jayden Seales, and all-rounder Kyle Mayers all showing plenty of promise in recent times.

“You have Jayden and Alzarri 24, 25, and Kyle Mayers who is showing great skill with the ball and there are other guys on the outside trying to get in as well,” Roach told members of the media on Wednesday."

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link Onionman0 Joined: Mar 5, 2020
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6/23/22, 11:51:01 AM 
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Agree....we have good young fast bowlers...just need to be managed properly
Joseph
Chemar Holder
Thomas
Seales
Keemo
Seeno
Harding
Akeem
Smith
Cameron
Anderson Phillip
McSween
Drakes

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