JASON HOLDER AUDIO | Preview to 1st Test West Indies vs New Zealand

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – Windies captain Jason Holder
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WELLINGTON, New Zealand – Windies captain Jason Holder spoke to members of the media ahead of the start of the first Test match against New Zealand.

The match will be played at the Basin Reserve in Wellington. First ball Friday is 11am (6pm Thursday Eastern Caribbean/5pm Thursday Jamaica Time).

“We’re in a pretty good place at this point in time. We’ve built up quite nicely this past year. We’re heading in the right direction,” Holder said.

“…I just tell the players we need to create our future and pretty much live in the present. We are here to compete with New Zealand and we believe we can win.”

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DURATION: 7 mins, 08 secs

 

FULL SCHEDULE OF MATCHES

November

Sat 25 to Mon 27: vs New Zealand “A” – Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln – Match drawn 

December

Fri 1 to Tue 5: 1st Test – Basin Reserve, Wellington

Sat 9 to Wed 13: 2nd Test – Seddon Park, Hamilton

 

SQUAD

Jason Holder (Captain)

Kraigg Brathwaite (Vice-Captain)

Sunil Ambris

Devendra Bishoo

Jermaine Blackwood

Roston Chase

Miguel Cummins

Shane Dowrich

Shannon Gabriel

Shimron Hetmyer

Shai Hope

Alzarri Joseph

Kieran Powell

Raymon Reifer

Kemar Roach