Kimani Melius, Chris Gayle in Zouks line-up for 2020

St Lucia Zouks have announced the Caribbean players they will retain, including Chris Gayle, for the Caribbean Premier League (CPL 2020).

International retentions and signings will be announced at a later date As per the CPL rules, this year teams can retain as many players from their 2019 squads as they wish and they could also transfer players to other teams and sign emerging players.

The Zouks have retained/signed eight Caribbean players ahead of the CPL draft, including all-time leading T20 run scorer Chris Gayle and exciting St Lucian batsman Kimani Melius.

The captain of the St Lucia Zouks, Daren Sammy, said: “I’m excited about Kimani Melius because he is from St Lucia. He is one of the hardest working youngsters I’ve ever seen. With the experience of Chris Gayle and Andre Fletcher, he could really benefit from this CPL exposure.

  • Daren Sammy (Windward Islands)
  • Andre Fletcher (Windward Islands)
  • Kesrick Williams (Windward Islands)
  • Obed McCoy (Windward Islands)
  • Rahkeem Cornwall (Leeward Islands)
  • Kimani Melius (Windward Islands)*