He was once fielding at quick leg when a pull from Karunaratne struck the entrance of his helmet
Damage Replace Debutant Jeremy Solozano was once stretchered off the sector after receiving a blow to his helmet whilst fielding.
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Solozano lay nonetheless at the flooring for a number of mins after that however gave the impression mindful as he were given clinical consideration and gamers of each groups surrounded him. He was once additionally noticed speaking in short prior to his brow was once coated with a towel, almost definitely as a result of the warmth because the mid-day solar was once beating down exhausting.
A worried-looking Phil Simmons, the top trainer, got here down the dressing room stairs and stood close to the boundary rope prior to Solozano was once stretchered off the sector and into the ambulance close to the boundary.
Solozano, the 26-year-old left-hand batter from Trinidad, who had performed 40 firstclass video games prior to this, was once previous passed his Check cap by means of Simmons prior to play and was once set to open for West Indies later within the recreation. He had performed within the 2014 Beneath-19 Global Cup, and has additionally represented West Indies A. He scored 74 off 216 balls in the second one of the 2 intra-squad “Easiest vs Easiest” fits in Antigua prior to the Sri Lanka excursion, with lead selector Roger Harper praising his “software, endurance and composure”.