Selection Chief Clive Lloyd Wants New Mentality in West Indies Team

Clive Lloyd was named the new head of selectors on August 10, replacing fellow Guyanese Clyde Butts. He will be joined by fast bowling legend and former Windies captain, Courtney Walsh, along with ex-West Indies players Eldine Baptiste and Courtney Browne.

updated: August 13, 2014 21:27 IST
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Georgetown, Guyana: Newly appointed chairman of selectors, Clive Lloyd, wants to see improvement in batting in the West Indies team and believes this can only be achieved by players adopting a more studied approach to the game.

The legendary former West Indies captain said while there was an abundance of talent in the region, he was concerned by the lack of application and thought which often typified West Indies cricket, reports CMC.

"We need to be more consistent in our play. We have some good bowlers around the place but our batting is the thing that has not been up to par," the 69-year-old Guyanese said.

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