West Indies preparations for the upcoming India tour acquired an surprising hiccup after the workforce was pressured to coach in Dubai as a substitute of India after the BCCI stated that they don’t have sufficient grounds out there for the West Indies workforce to observe.“We’ve got so many groups this season. To accommodate them at a time when the home season has bought underway would at all times be tough, “ a prime BCCI official was quoted as saying by Occasions of India.
West Indies coach Stuart Regulation stated that his workforce would have appreciated to be in India however they’re benefiting from their time in Dubai.
“We tried to get to India however we have been informed that there weren’t any locations out there for us. It might have been good to be in India. There would have been much less journey,” stated Regulation.
The workforce is making ready on the ICC International Academy, which has lately turn into a most well-liked centre to coach for any facet coming to the sub-continent.
“The ICC International Academy stated they’ve cricket occurring and thus supplied us to return over right here. However what you need to take we’ve bought. We’re having fun with ourselves,” he added.
West Indies will begin their tour with the primary Check in Rajkot from October four adopted by the second Check in Hyderabad from October 12.
They will even participate in a five-match ODI and three-match T20I collection later.
First Printed: September 24, 2018, 3:07 PM IST