West Indies cricket team`s head coach Ottis Gibson says the presence of legends Sir Garfield Sobers and Sir Curtly Ambrose will be an asset to the team`s preparation ahead of the upcoming Test series against New Zealand.
West Indies coach Ottis Gibson says several performances in the Regional First Class season offer hope the regional side can make amends for last year’s poor showing in New Zealand, when the Black Caps arrive in the Caribbean later this month.
West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo says competition in the squad augurs well for better performances following a lopsided 203-run victory over New Zealand in the fifth and final One Day International (ODI) Wednesday.
Newly appointed director of West Indies Cricket Board Richard Pybus and coach Ottis Gibson have begun discussing plans to rebuild the stature of the Caribbean side following a series of embarrassing defeats overseas.
West Indies cricket coach Ottis Gibson has said that he has no doubts that spinners Shane Shillingford and Marlon Samuels will overcome the latest setback over their bowling actions, according to reports.
West Indies must capture the wicket of key batsman Ross Taylor early if they are to prevent New Zealand from clinching the test series when the third and final match begins at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Thursday, according to coach Ottis Gibson.