“It’s great to hear that Chris is available again. I’m sure the selectors will pick him, because he’s world class,” Gibson said on Thursday, a day after the tourists arrived in the country for their three-Test tour.
Sammy, who took over from Gayle as captain two years ago, said he expected Gayle to make a seamless re-entry into the team once he was selected.
“He’s the best one-day batsman in the world. So I don’t think it will be a problem at all. He plays well, going into different dressing rooms all around the world. I don’t think coming into ours will be any different,” Sammy said.