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England vs West Indies Series to start from July 8 As Windies arrive in Manchester with all players test negative

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West Indies have shown up in Manchester to start their notable Test voyage through England.

They are the main worldwide games group to show up in the UK since the coronavirus lockdown began in March.

The three-Test arrangement, initially because of start on 4 June, begins on 8 July at bio-secure scenes without observers.

Each of the 39 individuals from the visiting party, including 25 players, tried negative for Covid-19 preceding taking a sanction departure from Antigua to Manchester.

They will be tried again as they enter isolate at Emirates Old Trafford, where they will go through three weeks getting ready before going to the Ageas Bowl in Southampton for the primary Test.

The second and third matches will happen at Old Trafford. The two scenes have inns on location.

“This is an enormous advance forward in cricket and in sports by and large,” said West Indies commander Jason Holder.

“A ton has gone into the arrangements for what will be another stage in the game.”

The primary Test will be the main global cricket played since Australia beat New Zealand away from public scrutiny in a one-day universal at Sydney’s SCG on 13 March.

West Indies players ‘champing at the bit’

West Indies batsmen Shimron Hetmyer and Darren Bravo and all-rounder Keemo Paul quit the visit in light of coronavirus concerns.

The quantity of coronavirus passings and affirmed cases is far higher in the UK than the Caribbean.

West Indies constrained overs all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite, who will be a piece of the BBC Test Match Special analysis group, said the measurements caused “some distrust” about the visit among certain players.

“Eventually, everyone has been champing at the bit not exclusively to rehearse, yet play,” he disclosed to BBC Radio 5 Live’s Tuffers and Vaughan appear.

“It was progressively an instance of we need to play. In any case, we need to make certain of the wellbeing circumstance and, when we’re certain about that, we’re glad to jump on the plane.”

West Indies squad: Jason Holder (captain), Jermaine Blackwood, Nkrumah Bonner, Kraigg Brathwaite, Shamarh Brooks, John Campbell, Roston Chase, Rahkeem Cornwall, Shane Dowrich, Chemar Holder, Shai Hope, Alzarri Joseph, Raymon Reifer, Kemar Roach.

Reserve players: Sunil Ambris, Joshua da Silva, Shannon Gabriel, Keon Harding, Kyle Mayers, Preston McSween, Marquino Mindley, Shane Moseley, Anderson Phillip, Oshane Thomas, Jomel Warrican.

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