England vs West Indies: Windies assistant coach Roddy Estwick lends support to Jofra Archer, likens series decider to a ‘final’
West Indies assistant coach Roddy Estwick says he's been in constant touch with Jofra Archer after the latter faced racist abuse for violating COVID-19 protocols, and extended his support to the pacer.
West Indies head coach Phil Simmons has entered self-isolation after attending a funeral but fast bowler Alzarri Joseph said it would not hamper the team’s preparation for the three-test series against England.
England vs West Indies: Windies pace battery can challenge any team, says visitors' assistant coach Roddy Estwick
Estwick said the team has worked on its fitness, which was a key factor in the success of the ferocious West Indies pace attack of '70 and '80s, but insisted the current crop needs to "forge their own identity."
In a media interaction ahead of the ODI series, which begins here on Sunday, said the team's young cricketers like Shimron Hetmyer and Nicholas Pooran must learn from opposition skipper Kohli.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Windies assistant coach Roddy Estwick urges team to stick together in wake of crushing defeat against Bangladesh
Odds are against West Indies now with just four games left to salvage any hopes of making it to the semi-finals of the World Cup in the 10-team tournament.
South Africa vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match Preview: Desperate Proteas gear up for unpredictable Caribbean challenge
The West Indies blasted Pakistan out for 105 in a convincing opening win and had five-time champion Australia in serious trouble at 38-4 before a 15-run loss in their second game.
Moeen Ali and fellow all-rounder Chris Woakes turned the tide in England's favour with a rapid eighth-wicket stand of 117 after tea on Monday's fourth day.
West Indies head coach Phil Simmons has been fired WICB confirmed on Tuesday, drawing a line under a stormy tenure marked by tensions with his paymasters.
Defending his wards after a hapless performance, West Indies bowling coach Roddy Estwick insisted that his bowlers were still learning.
Bowling coach Roddy Estwick says the West Indies are aware of where they went wrong in their last game and will have to pull themselves together.
Batting legend Vivian Richards has come out in defence of sacked West Indies bowling coach Curtly Ambrose.