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In a fund-raising T-20 international exhibition match to raise the funds for damage caused by Hurricanes Irna and Maria in September 2017, Windies and ICC World XI will lock horns at Lord’s, London in England tomorrow (May 31).
The funds raised by the match will be used to rebuild the two damaged stadium- Ronald Webster Park in Anguilla and Dominica’s Windsor Park. The match will start at 10:30 PM IST or 06:00 PM Local.
ICC World XI will be led by Shahid Afridi after England’s ODI and T20 captain Eoin Morgan withdrew with a fractured finger. Windies will be led by Carlos Brathwaite.
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Pakistan’s ex-skipper Shahid Afridi will lead the ICC World XI after the assigned captain Eoin Morgan sustained a finger injury. He is being replaced by Sam Billings and Tymal Mills and Sam Curran have also got a call. Shakib Al Hasan is replaced by Sandeep Lamichhane while Hardik Pandya got ruled out due to an illness. He was replaced by M Shami who got swapped by Tymal Mills.
Windies has named a 13-member squad to meet ICC World XI.
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Carlos Brathwaite (c), Rayad Emrit, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Ashley Nurse, Keemo Paul, Rovman Powell, Denesh Ramdin (wk), Andre Russell, Samuel Badree, Marlon Samuels, Kesrick Williams
Shahid Afridi (c), Sam Billings (wk), Sam Curran, Tamim Iqbal, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Rashid Khan, Sandeep Lamichhane, Shoaib Malik, Mitchell McClenaghan, Tymal Mills, Thisara Perera, Adil Rashid, Luke Ronchi (wk)
The probable WI vs W-XI playing 11 is listed below.
Wicket-keeper: D Ramdin
Batsmen: C Gayle, E Lewis, M Samuels, Andre Fletcher/R Powell
All-rounder: C Brathwaite, A Russell, K Paul
Bowlers: S Badree, K Williams, Ashley Nurse/R Emrit
Wicket-keeper: Dinesh Karthik
Batsmen: Tamim Iqbal, Luke Ronchi, Sam Billings
All-rounder: Shoaib Malik, S Afridi, T Perera
Bowlers: R Khan, A Rashid, M McClenaghan, S Lamichhane
For Windies, the two openers- C Gayle and E Lewis will be the most destructive. With form with which they performed in IPL 2018, it will be tough to stop them. Later, M Samuels and C Brathwaite can also hit biggies and create a difference. In bowling, S Badree, A Russell and K Williams will be crucial.
For World XI, Shahid Afridi, Dinesh Karthik, Tamim Iqbal and Shoaib Malik will be the top contributors with the bat. Dinesh Karthik was the consistent performer for KKR in IPL 2018. In bowling, R Khan will be the most impactful with the ball. He was a key performer for SRH in IPL.
In wicket keeping, Dinesh Karthik will be a good choice.
In batsmen, C Gayle, E Lewis, and Tamim Iqbal will be a safe bet.
In all-rounder, you can choose Shahid Afridi, Andre Russell, and C Brathwaite.
In bowling, R Khan, S Badree and A Rashid will be a safe bet.
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