West Indies have rested captain Darren Sammy for the warm-up fixture against England Lions, their last match before the first Test.
Darren Sammy remains optimistic despite injury, visa and travel issues meaning West Indies only had 11 fit players at Hove.
Fidel and Kirk Edwards put West Indies in control of the second Test against Bangladesh on day two.
Fidel Edwards took 4-56 on his first Test appearance for two years as West Indies bowled out India for 246 on day one in Jamaica.
West Indies have included Shivnarine Chanderpaul in a 13-man Test squad despite his recent dispute with the board.
West Indies captain Chris Gayle believes his side have what it takes to beat Australia despite losing five key players to injury.
Chris Gayle admits it would be a big loss for the West Indies if Fidel Edwards fails a fitness test on Friday.
Fidel Edwards is confident West Indies can bounce back from losing the Wisden Trophy in the ODI's against England.
England secured victory over West Indies in the first Test inside three days, wrapping up a 10-wicket win at Lord's.
Ravi Bopara hit an unbeaten hundred as England ended the opening day of the first Test against the West Indies on 289-7.
Paul Collingwood was happy to "get stuck in" after hitting a century to help England take charge of the third Test in Antigua.
New Zealand's Tim McIntosh was delighted after scoring his maiden Test century against the West Indies.
Worcestershire are searching for a new overseas player after Fidel Edwards was ruled out through injury.
West Indies pace ace Fidel Edwards has joined Worcestershire for the 2008 season.
West Indies captain Chris Gayle will miss the series decider against South Africa due to a broken thumb.
West Indies claimed their first ever Test win in South Africa with a 128-run success at St George's Park, Port Elizabeth.
England must pick Alex Hales as an opening batsman at the 2015 World Cup, says Sir Ian Botham.
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South Africa win by an innings and 220 runs
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Australia win by 4 wickets
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South Africa's Dale Steyn should be lauded as the finest seam bowler in the world, says Bob Willis.