West Indies Team Squad For T20 World Cup 2022 – (Officially Confirmed)

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ICC T20 World Cup 2022 is happening from 16th October in Australia. West Indies are one of the eight teams to directly qualify for the Super 12 Stage. They are placed among Australia, England, New Zealand, Afghanistan, and two other qualifying from the Round 1 stage.

Cricket West Indies have announced West Indies Team Squad for T20 World Cup 2022. As per the announcement, Kieron Pollard will captain West Indies cricket Team in T20 WC 2022. You can check West Indies Team Squad for T20 World Cup 2022 here on this page.

West Indies Official Players

At last the news has come for all those West Indian cricket fans who were desperately watching for West Indies Team Squad for T20 World Cup 2022. Well, Cricket West Indies have got a news for you. The Men in Maroon XI is being captained by Kieron Pollard.

As per the announcement, West Indies team squad for T20 World Cup 2022 consists of young and experienced players to make a strong team. T20 World Cup is finally happening in Australia from 16th October. Cricket West Indies are informed about the intensity of this tournament.

Serial Player Status
1 Kieron Pollard Captain/Batsman
2 Nicholas Pooran Batsman/Wkt
3 Chris Gayle Batsman
4 Andre Russell Batsman
5 Jason Holder Batsman
6 Dwayne Bravo All-rounder
7 Lendl Simmons Batsman
8 Oshane Thomas Bowler
9 Akeal Hosein Bowler
10  Andre Fletcher All Rounder
11 Shimron Hetmyer Batsman
12 Fidel Edwards Bowler
13 Fabian Allen All Rounder
14 Sheldon Cottrell Bowler
15 Evin Lewis Batsman

Therefore, West Indies already have already started preparations for this grand cricket tournament. Recently, they hosted a two-match test and four-match T20 series for Green Shirts. While test series results came even with 1-1 between these two nations, Pakistan won the T20 series by 1-0 in four competitions.

If weather could not have effected the T20 series, the results may have been good for West Indies. Nevertheless, West Indies are now eyeing the biggest cricket tournament of their year. In this regard, they have unveiled their team squad consisting of Chris Gayle, Marline Samuels, Nicholas Pooran and DJ Bravo. Here is the West Indies full-team squad for T20 World Cup 2022.

Batting Line Up

West Indies batting line up consist of one of the most aggressive hitters and all time high scorers in T20 World Cups Chris Gayle. Apart from it, one of the batsmen with most sixes in T20 World Cups Dwayne Bravo is also part of the West Indies XI in the T20 World Cup 2022. The other notable batsman in West Indies squad include Andre Russell, Jason Holder, and Nicholas Pooran.

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Bowling Line Up

West Indies bowling line up includes many star bowlers in T20 world Cup 2022. Sheldon Cottrell and Jason Holder are all set to take charge of West Indies bowling department in T20 WC 2022. They have the extra support from Oshane Thomas and Fidel Edwards. All these bowler will be giving up their best to win the third T20 Title for West Indies.

West Indies T20 World Cup History

West Indies are the most successful team in numbers of T20 World Cup title won. They won their first title in 2012 under the captaincy of Darren Sammy and became the World Champions for the 2nd time in 2016. They are the only team to win T20 World Cup title for two times. Now, they are looking forward to reclaiming their title in T20 WC 2022.

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However, it seems like it will be difficult for West Indies to defend their title this season. Given their performances in recent series and on ICC rankings, they are far behind the top T20 teams in the T20 World Cup. Let’s have a look at the glorious past of the West Indies in the T20 World Cups.

West Indies were knocked out in the 1st Round of T20 World Cup 2007. However, they managed to qualify for the semi-finals in T20 World Cup 2009. But, they again were knocked out in the 2nd Round of T20 World Cup 2010.

West Indies became the World T20 Champions after three season in 2012. However, they failed to defend their title and reached the semi finals in T20 World Cup 2014. In 2016, West Indies despite all the odds, became the 2nd time World T20 Champions after defeating India in the T20 World Cup 2016 final.

West Indies T20 WC 2022 Prediction

Despite being the T20 Champions for two times, West Indies have not been up to the mark from a couple of the months. However, T20 World cup 2022 an be the opportunity for West Indies to find their last glory. If they can defeat the top opponents and manage to win the final, they will become the World T20 Champions for the 3rd time in cricket history.

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West Indies Matches Schedule 2022

West Indies have directly qualified for the Super 12 stage as per ICC rules. They are placed in Group 1 of Super 12 Stage among Australia, England, South Africa and two other qualifying teams.

West Indies will play their first T20 World Cup 2022 match against England at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on 23rd October 2022. Here is rest of the full schedule for West Indies in T20 WC 2022.