West Indies captain Jason Holder said he would not be drawn into the ball-tampering saga that took place on third day of the Test against Sri Lanka in St Lucia but was disappointed by how it was handled by the officials.
Sri Lanka agreed to keep playing the second Test against West Indies on Saturday “under protest” after initially only taking the field more than two hours after the scheduled start because of a ball-tampering row.
West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Shane Dowrich struck his second Test century before three late wickets put the home side in command at stumps on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Trinidad.
Batsman Devon Smith had been recalled to the West Indies Test squad for the series at home against Sri Lanka, three years after making his last appearance in the longest format. The 36-year-old Smith, who has 38 caps but last played a Test in April 2015, was selected in a 13-man squad that will do…