Pace bowler Roach is returning home following the death of his father last week while wicketkeeper Dowrich continues to be troubled by the hand injury that sidelined him after day one of the first Test.
Bravo and Hetmyer have been recalled along with fast-bowling all-rounder Keemo Paul, who also skipped the England tour, as part of a 15-man squad backed up by six reserve players.
England vs West Indies: Kraigg Brathwaite, Shane Dowrich slam fifties as Windies surge ahead on Day 3
England were 15/0 at stumps on Day 3, training West Indies by 99 runs after the latter were bowled out for 318 with Kraigg Brathwaite (65) and Shane Dowrich (61) scoring fifties for the visitors.
Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul decline invitation to take part in three-Test series against England
Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul all declined the invitation to join the squad, Cricket West Indies said Wednesday
India vs West Indies: Windies need to invest more on players' mental strength, groom best available talent for future challenges
There are no hidden talents waiting to be discovered in West Indies, so the team will only get better through purposeful practice and mental development.
India vs West Indies: From Kemar Roach to Rahkeem Cornwall, players to watch out from Windies squad in Test series
Apart from key players like Jason Holder, Kraigg Brathwaite and Darren Bravo, here's a look at the other players from the Windies squad who can make an impact against India in Tests
West Indies vs England: Kraigg Brathwaite to lead Windies in place of suspended Jason Holder for third Test
Holder was banned by the International Cricket Council because of his team’s slow over rate during the second match in Antigua, which the hosts won by 10 wickets to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.
West Indies vs England: Demolition at Barbados a sign of Windies' coming of age as visitors pay for poor selection, lack of fight
The 381-run win at Bridgetown's Kensington Oval is the second-biggest West Indies have ever had against England in terms of runs.
Highlights, West Indies vs England, 1st Test at Barbados, Day 4, Full Cricket Score: Windies win by 381 runs, lead series 1-0
Follow the full scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary of the first Test between West Indies and England at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados on our live blog here.
West Indies vs England: Jason Holder's double-hundred shows he's the best all-rounder going around in Tests
Jason Holder's recently acquired status as a player is bound to heighten not only his confidence, but also the respect he receives from both opponents and teammates.
West Indies vs England: Jason Holder slams maiden double ton, Shane Dowrich gets century to put hosts in total control
Jason Holder's 202 not out occupied 284 minutes during which he faced 229 balls while Shane Dowrich batted 17 minutes short of six hours in facing 224 deliveries, stroking 11 fours and one six.
West Indies vs England: Pacer Kemar Roach routs visitors for 77 as 18 wickets fall on second day of Bridgetown Test
England did hit back reducing West Indies to 127 for six but the hosts had a formidable overall lead of 339 runs at the end of a day dominated by bowlers with 18 wickets falling.
Bangladesh vs West Indies: Lack of application from Windies' batsmen, repeated mistakes against spinners led to downfall in Test series
Windies batsmen need to polish their skills of handling quality spin on these sorts of slow-low surfaces prior to their next Test tour of the sub-continent.
Bangladesh vs West Indies: Spinners derail Windies innings after Mahmudullah's 136 guides hosts to 508 in first innings
Mehidy Hasan and Shakib Al Hasan shared five wickets between them as West Indies were reduced to 75-5 at stumps on the the second day, trailing the hosts by 433 runs in the first innings
Bangladesh vs West Indies: Batting remains Windies' major concern after collapse against spin in first Test
The greatest need for West Indies is to get more runs out of its batting unit, especially those occupying positions at the top of the order. Fix that and the West Indies could well win the second Test.
Bangladesh vs West Indies: Hosts fail to build on first innings advantage as Windies spinners lead fightback on second Day
Bangladesh were unable to cash in on the advantage, slumping to 55 for five in their second innings at stumps on the second day for a lead of just 133 runs.
India vs West Indies: Prithvi Shaw's attacking batting helps senior Indian players to bat freely, says Roston Chase
Opener Prithvi Shaw flayed the Caribbean attack during his 52-ball-70 on the second day of the second Test to give India a flying start.
India vs West Indies, Highlights, 2nd Test at Hyderabad, Day 3, Full Cricket Score: Shaw, Rahul guide India to 10-wicket win
India vs West Indies LIVE score: Two byes down the leg as both the batsman and keeper misses the ball and two more runs added through two singles. Six more needed for India to win
India vs West Indies: Prithvi Shaw impresses again before Rishabh Pant, Ajinkya Rahane put hosts in control on Day 2
Rishabh Pant's audacious stroke-play complemented Ajinkya Rahane's patient approach as India reached 308 for four against West Indies on the second day of the second Test on Saturday.
India vs West Indies, Highlights, 2nd Test at Hyderabad, Day 2, Full Cricket Score: Pant, Rahane guide India to 308/4 at stumps
India vs West Indies LIVE score: Windies decided not to take the new ball in the final over as it became available. Gabriel concedes two and that's the end of today's play.