Shepherd, who was neglected of the third T20I towards India following costly outings within the first two – and his bowling within the loss of life overs – has been a priority for West Indies of late. Of all bowlers to have despatched down not less than 60 balls within the final ten overs of ODI innings this 12 months, Shepherd has the worst economic system price with 10.28, with New Zealand’s Blair Tickner (9.09) fairly a approach behind in second place.
The primary ODI towards New Zealand takes place on August 17, adopted by matches on August 19 and 21. All three video games shall be performed in Bridgetown.
West Indies squad: Nicholas Pooran (capt), Shai Hope (vice-capt), Shamarh Brooks, Keacy Carty, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Brandon King, Kyle Mayers, Gudakesh Motie (topic to health), Keemo Paul, Jayden Seales, Kevin Sinclair