WEST INDIES (92 News) - Cricket West Indies (CWI) has handed all-format contracts to four players: Jason Holder, Shai Hope, Alzarri Joseph and Kemar Roach.
A total of 18 men and 12 women have been confirmed for the annual central contracts, in a mix of all-format, red ball, white ball and development retainers, CWI confirmed on Monday, 1 October.
The contracts will run from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019, and be based on performances assessed from 1 April to 31 March, the board said.
Sunil Ambris, the 25-year-old batsman; Keemo Paul, the 20-year-old bowler who made his debut across formats this year; and 27-year-old Raymon Reifer, who has played one Test for the Windies, have all got development retainers. Along with Kemar Roach, they are the new players included.
“Evin Lewis was offered a white-ball contract and declined,” CWI added.
Jason Holder, Alzarri Joseph, Shai Hope, Kemar Roach
Devendra Bishoo, Kraigg Brathwaite, Roston Chase, Miguel Cummins, Shane Dowrich, Shannon Gabriel, Shimron Hetmyer, Kieron Powell
Carlos Brathwaite, Ashley Nurse, Rovman Powell
Sunil Ambris, Keemo Paul, Raymon Reifer
Windies Women retainers:
Merissa Aguilleira, Raniece Boyce, Shemaine Campbelle, Shamilia Connell, Deandra Dottin, Afy Fletcher, Hayley Matthews, Anisa Mohammed, Chedean Nation, Akeira Peters, Shakera Selman, Stafanie Taylor