West Indies quick bowler has been added to the Take a look at squad for the upcoming England collection after efficiently proving his health within the two inter-squad matches at Previous Trafford. Gabriel, who was recovering from an , was hitherto a part of the reserves group.
Gabriel, after a poor two-Take a look at collection in opposition to India in September 2019 adopted by an equally dismal County outing with Gloucestershire, went underneath the knife owing to a troubling proper ankle. He returns now, having accomplished a protracted rehabilitation and confirmed his match health.
“I’m delighted that we’re in a position so as to add Shannon to the Take a look at squad. He has proven that he’s match and prepared, he’ll add expertise, firepower and efficiency to the bowling unit,” Roger Harper, Cricket West Indies lead selector mentioned.
Within the intra-squad follow matches, Gabriel bowled in three innings and picked eight wickets for 122 runs.
West Indies will journey from Manchester to Southampton on Friday (July 3) and the primary #raisethebat Take a look at will likely be performed on the Ageas Bowl beginning Wednesday (July 8).
Reserves: Sunil Ambris, Joshua DaSilva, Keon Harding, Kyle Mayers, Preston McSween, Marquino Mindley, Shayne Moseley, Anderson Phillip, Oshane Thomas, Jomel Warrican