Bridgetown

  • Ben Stokes bids to curb his temper April 18, 2014

    London: England allrounder Ben Stokes admits he must keep his anger under control if he is to end his international exile. Stokes has had more than a month already to regret the flash of temper that saw him lash out at a dressing-room locker and break a bone in his...
  • 1st Test: West Indies lead Zimbabwe by 55 at stumps on day two March 14, 2013

    Bridgetown: Captain Darren Sammy hit a boundary-studded 73 off 69 balls and shared a partnership of 106 with Denesh Ramdin as the West Indies dug themselves out of a tough situation to take control of the first Test against Zimbabwe on the second day on Wednesday. The seventh wicket pair...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs Zimbabwe. 1st Test (Day 2) March 14, 2013

    Bridgetown: Trailing by 96 runs at Bridgetown, Zimbabwe in their second innings closed day two on 41 for 3 against West Indies. Ray Price and Brendon Taylor will resume the tourists' innings on day three. Zimbabwe innings: End of over 14: 41 for 3 (Stumps) West Indies finished the day on...
  • West Indies' selfbelief still alive: Sammy April 12, 2012

    Bridgetown: West Indies' captain Darren Sammy said the threewicket loss to Australia in the opening Test here will not damage his side's growing selfconfidence and has urged his troops not to despair despite the hugely disappointing result. Resuming the day on 71 for 5, West Indies were dismissed for 148, leaving...
  • 1st Test: Aus fight back strongly on Day 4 April 11, 2012

    Bridgetown: Tailender Ryan Harris and fast bowler Ben Hilfenhaus helped Australia force back into the opening Test against the West Indies on day four on Tuesday at Kensington Oval. Harris hit a careerbest, unbeaten 68 to rally Australia to 406 for 9 declared in response to the West Indies' first innings...
  • Clarke rescues Aus but WI still hold the edge April 10, 2012

    Bridgetown, Barbados: Australia captain Michael Clarke hit a fluent 73 on Monday as his team reached 248 for 5 to trail West Indies by 201 runs at stumps on the third day of the opening Test. In pursuit of West Indies' formidable first innings of 449 for 9 declared, Australia...
  • Chanderpaul's ton takes WI to 4499 dec April 9, 2012

    Bridgetown, Barbados: Shivnarine Chanderpaul struck a resolute 103 not out on Sunday to lift West Indies to 449 for 9 declared on the second day of the opening Test against Australia. Australia replied with 44 for no loss by stumps with David Warner hitting 27 and fellow lefthander Ed Cowan 13....
  • 1st Test: West Indies 179 for 3 on day 1 April 8, 2012

    Bridgetown, Barbados: Kraigg Brathwaite and Kirk Edwards hit halfcenturies to guide West Indies to 179 for 3 at stumps against Australia on a rainshortened opening day on Saturday of the first Test at Kensington Oval. Edwards hit an enterprising 61 while opener Brathwaite compiled a determined 57. The pair of Barbadians...
  • Roach, Deonarine will play key role for West Indies: Gibson April 7, 2012

    Bridgetown, Barbados: West Indies seamer Kemar Roach will renew his bruising rivalry with Ricky Ponting on Saturday as the home side seek to end two decades of failure against Australia. When Roach and Ponting last came face to face in a Test at the pacy WACA in Perth in 2009,...
  • Aus expect tough fight from WI in Tests: Ponting April 3, 2012

    Bridgetown: Former captain Ricky Ponting says Australia are bracing for a strong challenge from a rejuvenated West Indies and would spare no effort in thoroughly preparing for the upcoming threeTest series. The 37yearold said the Aussies would remain focused and were taking nothing for granted against the home side. "We spoke...
  • Windies will show fighting spirit: Sammy April 1, 2012

    Bridgetown: West Indies captain Darren Sammy has warned Australia to expect more of his side's fighting spirit when the threeTest series kicks off here next weekend. West Indies produced a sensational effort to beat the Aussies by 14 runs and tie the twomatch Twenty20 series 11. The performance was the latest...
  • Windies look to level T20 series against Aus March 29, 2012

    Bridgetown: West Indies will be looking to get back to winning ways when they take on Australia in the second and final Twenty20, having suffered an eightwicket thrashing in the first match of the series in St Lucia. After squaring the oneday series, Australia kept their winning momentum going...