Gayle remains in exile for Aussies visit
Former captain Chris Gayle was again overlooked by the West Indies
when a 30-man training squad for the forthcoming one-day and Twenty20
series against Australia was announced on Thursday.
Gayle hasn't played for the West Indies since last year's World Cup
and has been involved in a long-running dispute with the West Indies
The WICB said that 17 contracted players, along with 13 others who
are under consideration for selection, will participate in a two-week
training camp in Barbados from March 1 to 12.
The first one-dayer takes place at St Vincent on March 16.
The 17 contracted players are: Adrian Barath, Carlton Baugh, Devendra
Bishoo, Kraigg Brathwaite, Darren Bravo, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Fidel
Edwards, Kirk Edwards, Shannon Gabriel, Nelon Pascal, Kieran Powell,
Kemar Roach, Andre Russell, Darren Sammy, Marlon Samuels, Shane
Shillingford and Devon Thomas.
The 13 additional players under consideration: Samuel Badree, Tino
Best, Nkrumah Bonner, Dwayne Bravo, Johnson Charles, Shane Dowrich,
Danza Hyatt, Garey Mathurin, Sunil Narine, Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin,
Krishmar Santokie and Dwayne Smith.