ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Head Coach, Graeme West, spoke to CWI Media ahead of the Windies Under-19s tour of South Africa and Zimbabwe. The squad leaves the Caribbean on Wednesday evening.
The tours are being undertaken as part of the Windies Under-19s’ build-up to the ICC Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand from January 12 to February 4 next year.
Windies Under-19s are the defending champions, having won their first title in February, 2016 in Bangladesh under the leadership of Shimron Hetmyer.
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GRAEME WEST AUDIO
DURATION: 5 mins, 25 secs
Emmanuel Stewart (captain)
Kirstan Kalilcharan (vice captain)
SCHEDULE OF MATCHES
Windies Under-19s vs South Africa
Tue 4: Tour Match vs South Africa Under-19 XI – Varsity Oval, Durban
Thu 6: Tour Match vs Kwa-Zulu Natal Academy – Varsity Oval
Sun 9: 1st ODI – Chatsworth Oval, Durban
Wed 12: 2nd ODI – Pietermaritzburg Oval, Pietermaritzburg
Fri 14: 3rd ODI – Pietermaritzburg Oval
Sun 16: 4th ODI – Pietermaritzburg Oval
Wed 19: 5th ODI – Chatsworth Oval
Windies Under-19s vs Zimbabwe
Sun 23: 1st ODI – Harare Sports Club
Wed 26: 2nd ODI – Harare Sports Club
Sat 29: 3rd ODI – Harare Sports Club