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Gowza
October 6, 2017, 09:27 AM
WI have a long line of seriously good pacers, they've been a bit lacklustre in recent years for the most part but they seem to have some good talent coming through all at once and close to the same age.

Oshane Thomas
Odean Smith
Keon Harding
Kemar Holder
Shakeem Clarke
Alzarri Joseph
Ronsford Beaton
Reynard Leveridge

Most are around 19-21, Beaton and leveridge are older. Heard that most of these guys are quite rapid to, maybe WI fast bowling will make a resurgence with this group of young men!

Tigers_eye
October 6, 2017, 09:33 AM
Which of these bowlers were in the U-19 WC winning team?

I know Joseph was there. Who else?

Gowza
October 6, 2017, 09:43 AM
Which of these bowlers were in the U-19 WC winning team?

I know Joseph was there. Who else?

Think chemar holder was as well.

Gowza
October 6, 2017, 09:47 AM
Ray Jordan was also promising, not sure where he's been the last couple of years. They also had jofra archer who did play u19s for WI but he's almost qualified for England now.

Gowza
October 6, 2017, 09:50 AM
Ok looks like odean smith was part of that WC squad, also the pace allrounder kemo paul. Obed mccoy was there as well.

aklemalp
October 6, 2017, 09:54 AM
Springer also is a pacer, but more of a batting all rounder.

aklemalp
October 8, 2017, 03:54 PM
Yeah Keemo Paul is more of a batting allrounder than a bowling one.

I have him in my team on Cricket Captain 17.
Won be some First Class games with both bay and ball.

Gowza
October 8, 2017, 06:12 PM
Apparently shakeem Clarke went on a 3 month program to South Africa last year, chemar holder this year will apparently come to Australia for 3 months. Both are really good prospects, oshane and leveridge are in the squad for the next A team series so hopefully these experiences will help these guys and windies cricket come out of the trough they are in. Hopefully shai hopes heroics in the England test series are just the start.

aklemalp
October 12, 2017, 06:48 PM
We are currently batting first in the A team matchup against Sri Lanka A team...

Sunil Ambris with a half century.

I'm more interested in our pacers.

Gowza
October 12, 2017, 08:17 PM
And as far as I can tell oshane isn't playing, wanted to see what he could do.

aklemalp
October 15, 2017, 06:54 AM
32 year old Damion Jacobs with a six wicket bag in the second innings.

Windies A team won by an innings and 13 runs

Gowza
October 15, 2017, 07:11 PM
Leveridge with no wickets.

aklemalp
October 16, 2017, 09:36 AM
Leveridge with no wickets.

The old boys did the job in this match.

aklemalp
October 16, 2017, 10:06 AM
Shannon Gabriel with figures of

6-4-5-2
In the warmup match v Zimbabwe A, as we bowled them out for 143 in reply of 336/7..

We are currently batting on 74/1 in the second innings. Shai on 35*, Powell on 34*