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West Indies T20 World Cup Squad 2022
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T20 World Cup West Indies Squad 2022

In this article, you will find complete squad of West Indies for T20 World Cup 2022.

The West Indies cricket team, also known as the WIndies and sometimes Men in Maroon, is an international men’s cricket team that represents the Caribbean areas primarily English-speaking nations and regions.

West Indies is part of Group B of the first stage of mega T20 cricket event. They will play three league matches with Scotland, Zimbabwe, and Ireland.

Let’s read on to explore all further details about the W.Indies squad including captain name, coaching staff, matches schedule, and more.


T20 World Cup 2022 West Indies Team Players List (Final)

  1. Nicholas Pooran (c)
  2. Akeal Hosein
  3. Alzarri Joseph
  4. Brandon King
  5. Evin Lewis
  6. Jason Holder
  7. Johnson Charles
  8. Kyle Mayers
  9. Obed Mccoy
  10. Odean Smith
  11. Raymon Reifer
  12. Rovman Powell
  13. Sheldon Cottrell
  14. Shimron Hetmyer
  15. Yannic Cariah

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1. Nicholas Pooran (c)

Born: October 2, 1995
Height: 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Batting Style: Left-handed
Bowling Style: Right-arm off-break
Role: Wicket-keeper batsman

Nicholas Pooran is a Trinidadian cricketer who plays for the West Indies national team. He is a left-handed batsman and wicket-keeper, and has represented the West Indies at Test, One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International (T20I) level.

Pooran made his international T20 debut against Pakistan on September 23, 2016. He was signed by the Indian Premier League team Punjab Kings from 2019 to 2021. In 2019, he was banned from cricket for four months after tampering with the ball during a Test match against Sri Lanka. Nicholas Pooran is a talented cricketer with a bright future ahead of him.

For the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, he is the skipper of the West Indies’ squad.


2. Akeal Hosein

Full Name: Akeal Jerome Hosein
Born: April 25, 1993
Height: 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Batting Style: Left-handed
Bowling Style: Slow Left-arm orthodox
Role: Bowler

Akeal Hosein is a Trinidadian cricketer who made his international T20 debut for West Indies on July 3rd, 2021. Hosein is a left-arm orthodox spin bowler. Akeal has played cricket at various levels including school and club cricket. Akeal represented Trinidad and Tobago U19 in Regional Super50 tournament in 2019-20. Akeal Hosein currently plays domestic cricket for T&T Red Force and he is also a part of the Trinbago Knight Riders squad in the CPL 2020. Akeal will look to continue his good form in the upcoming matches and help his team win some crucial games in the T20 World Cup 2022.


3. Alzarri Joseph

Full Name: Alzarri Shaheim Joseph
Born: November 20, 1996
Batting Style: Right-handed
Bowling Style: Right-arm fast
Role: Bowler

Alzarri Joseph is a professional cricketer from Antigua and Barbuda who plays for the West Indies cricket team. He made his debut in 2016 and has played for several T20 franchises around the world. A right-arm fast bowler, Joseph made his international T20 debut for West Indies on July 29, 2022 against India. He has represented the team in all cricket formats, One-day, Test and Twenty20 International (T20I).

In March 2019, Alzarri was signed by the Mumbai Indians to play in the Indian Premier League. He had a successful season with the franchise, helping them to win the tournament. He was named in St Kitts & Nevis Patriots squad for Caribbean Premier League in 2020. Alzarri is known for his pace and swing bowling, and he has been successful in the shorter format of the game. Alzarri is a talented cricketer with a bright future ahead of him.


4. Brandon King

Full Name: Brandon Alexander King
Born: December 16, 1994
Batting Style: Right-handed
Role: Bowler

Brandon King is a professional T20 cricketer who has had an impressive career thus far. Brandon made his international T20 debut in November 2019 representing West Indies men’s team. He was selected for the squad in October ‘2019 for the series against Afghanistan in India. Brandon’s batting style is described as ‘fearless’, and he is known for hitting the ball clean and hard.

Brandon made his first-class debut for Jamaica in 2014-15 Regional Four Day Competition. Brandon made his List A debut for Guyana in 2015-16 Regional Super50.

He is also a superb fielder, and his athleticism in the field is second to none. Brandon is quickly becoming one of the most complete players in T20 cricket, and there is no doubt that he has the potential to become one of the best players in the world.


5. Evin Lewis

Full Name: Evin Earl Lewis
Born: December 27, 1991
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.8mm)
Batting Style: Left-handed
Role: Opening Batsman

Evin Lewis is a Trinidadian cricketer who plays for the West Indies. He is a left-handed batsman and occasional right-arm off-break bowler. Lewis made his international debut for the West Indies in March 2016 against Afghanistan. In February 2018, the International Cricket Council (ICC) named Lewis as one of the ten players to watch ahead of the 2018 Cricket World Cup Qualifier tournament. In June 2018, he was named the T20 International Cricketer of the Year at the annual Cricket West Indies’ Awards.

In April 2019, he was named in the West Indies’ squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup. In June 2021, during the series against South Africa, Lewis scored his 1,000th run in T20I cricket. In September 2021, Lewis was named in the West Indies’ squad for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.




Nicholas Pooran is leading the West Indies T20 world cup 2022 squad as captain.


Coaching Staff

  • Head Coach:- Phil Simmons
  • Assistant Coach:- Trevor Penny
  • Batting Coach:- Monty Desai
  • Bowling Coach:- Roddy Estwick
  • Fielding Coach:- Rayon Griffith
  • Team Manager:- Rawl Lewis
  • Director of Cricket:- Jimmy Adams



Here is the match schedule of West-Indies team for the Twenty20 World Cup 2022.

Match #Date/DayContestantsVenueRoundGroupCaribbean Time
117-Oct-22 (Mon)Scotland vs West IndiesHobartFirstB1:00 AM
219-Oct-22 (Wed)West Indies vs ZimbabweHobartFirstB5:00 AM
321-Oct-22 (Fri)Ireland vs West IndiesHobartFirstB1:00 AM

See more: Complete Schedule of T20 World Cup 2022


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The WICB represents many independent states, so there is no national flag, but it has developed a logo showing a palm tree and cricket stumps on a small sunny island in a maroon background.




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