After missing the first Test, the England skipper is expected to join back the squad for the final two Tests.
Root also said that he could miss the opening Test.
Joe Root could miss the first Test against West Indies next month as his wife is about to give birth to their second child.
Marlon Samuels went on to score a brilliant knock of 85 runs which guided his side to a victory in the last over in the 2016 T20 World Cup final.
The series is set to commence on July 8.
The 29-year-old revealed that there have many occasions in his career when he has been called Ellen DeGeneres. Root also said that he feels there is a likeness between them.
These players have worked hard though to overcome their frailties.
ECB has suspended professional cricket until May 28 in the country.
The ECB had earlier postponed all professional cricket in the country till May 28.
Joe Root recently returned from Sri Lanka after Test series got abandoned due to COVID-19 outbreak.