Hope brothers out of CWI Super50 Cup after testing positive for Covid-19

Bridgetown, Barbados, January 26 - (www.bcacricket.org) - The Hope brothers, Shai and Kyle, have tested positive for Covid-19 and will miss the Cricket West Indies (CWI) CG Insurance Super50 Cup in Antigua, February 7 to 27.

The results were released today following the first completed tests of the Barbados Pride squad and management on Sunday, January 24.

Shai and Kyle Hope will be placed in isolation in accordance with Government of Barbados protocols.

They have been replaced in the 15-man squad by wicket-keeper/batsman Tevyn Walcott and top order batsman Zachary McCaskie. Both are to immediately undergo the required testing and protocols.

The Barbados squad is scheduled to leave for Antigua on Sunday, January 31.

Squad: Jason Holder (captain), Joshua Bishop, Shamarh Brooks, Jonathan Carter, Roston Chase, Dominic Drakes, Jonathan Drakes, Justin Greaves, Keon Harding, Chemar Holder, Akeem Jordan, Nicholas Kirton, Zachary McCaskie, Ashley Nurse, Tevyn Walcott.

Management: Head coach: Dexter Toppin; Assistant coach: Corey Collymore; Manager: Wendell Coppin; Physiotherapist: Dr. Jacqueline King; Strength & Conditioning Trainer: Alexander Forde; Video analyst: Jamar Layne.



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