Paul to be rested against Tridents tonight

Chris Gayle (R) of St Kitts & Nevis Patriots is dismissed by Keemo Paul (L) of Guyana Amazon Warriors during match 19 of the Hero Caribbean Premier League at the Warner Park Sporting Complex on August 25, 2018 in Basseterre, St Kitts. (Photo by Randy Brooks - CPL T20/Getty Images)

GUYANESE Keemo Paul will not play in tonight’s Hero Caribbean Premier League match against the Barbados Tridents at the Kensington Oval.

According to news out of the Guyana Amazon Warriors camp, the all-rounder will be rested after picking up a thigh strain in Tuesday’s match against the Patriots.

The ‘minor’ injury to the right thigh of the all-rounder is nothing serious, the management confirmed.

The player will be available for the September 5 game against the defending champions Trinbago Knight Riders on Wednesday, September 5 in Port of Spain.