Fabian Allen ruled out, West Indies name Akeal Hosein as replacement

West Indies all-rounder Fabian Allen has been ruled out of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. Akeal Hosein, who was a part of the journey reserves, has been named as the replacement.

Fabian Allen was nursing an ankle harm and was racing in opposition to time to get match. However, West Indies administration have now determined to withdraw him along with his well timed restoration wanting bleak.

Akeal Hosein’s induction into the squad relies on approval from the Event Technical Committee. He might be changed by the Guyanese all-rounder Gudakesh Motie on the reserves listing.

West Indies have been relying on Fabian Allen’s all-round talents. Apart from essential overs with the ball, Allen’s hitting potential down the order helps the Caribbean aspect within the T20 format.

Fabian Allen has performed 28 T20Is for the West Indies. He has scored 250 runs at a strike charge of 139 and has 20 wickets at an economic system charge of seven.21 in opposition to his name.

Akeal Hosein, a left-arm spinning all-rounder like Allen, has represented the West Indies 6 occasions within the shortest format of the sport.

West Indies began off their marketing campaign with a loss within the warm-up sport

West Indies will play their second warm-up match against Afghanistan
West Indies will play their second warm-up match in opposition to Afghanistan

West Indies began off their marketing campaign within the Middle East with a loss in opposition to Pakistan of their first warm-up encounter earlier this week. After profitable the toss and batting first, West Indies had been capable of submit solely 130 runs on the board, which was chased down with ease by Pakistan.

Kieron Pollard will lead them within the second warm-up match that might be performed in Dubai as we speak.

The defending champions will begin their title protection in opposition to runners-up England. They will face one another within the second Super 12 encounter on October 23 in Dubai.