DWAYNE BRAVO RETURN IN T20I
36-year-old West Indian all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has announced his retirement five years ago in 2015 from ODI and Test cricket. Dwayne Bravo announced his retirement from T20I in 2018. But, he continues to play in other T20 leagues all across the world. Currently, He is playing for Chennai Super Kings in IPL.
Now, Dwayne Bravo is ready for a comeback in T20 international cricket. Windies cricket has included him in the Windies squad for the T20I against Ireland. Recently, He had shown his interest to play for the windies in T20 international. That’s also the reason for his inclusion in the team.
Regarding Bravo’s selection, West Indies Cricket Board chief selector Roger Harper has said, “He has been recalled to the T20 squad because his presence in the team will give the stability in the bowling department. West Indies team desperately needs experience in the bowling department.”
Dwayne Bravo’s record is quite good in the last overs. Along with that, he can mentor the rest of the bowlers in the death overs as per the need of experience.”
BRAVO’S CAREER IN INTERNATIONAL
Dwayne Bravo, who has played 66 T20 Internationals for his team, has done well as an all-rounder. Bravo has scored 1142 runs in the shortest format of international cricket as a batsman. He has taken 52 wickets as a bowler in T20I. Bravo, who had made his T20 International debut in 2006, played his last T20 International in the month of September in 2016, while in 2014 he played his last ODI.
West Indies squad for T20 against Ireland
Kieron Pollard (captain), Dwayne Bravo, Sheldon Cottrell, Brandon King, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Khairi Pierre, Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell, Sherfan Rutherford, Lendl Simmons, Hayden Walsh, and Kesrick Williams.