EDGBASTON TEST

  • Ramdin fined for Viv gesture June 11, 2012

    Birmingham: West Indies wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin was fined 20 per cent of his match fee by the International Cricket Council on Monday for violating its code of conduct during the drawn third Test against England at Edgabston. After making only his second Test hundred on day four, Ramdin produced a piece...
  • Viv hits back at Ramdin for poor gesture June 10, 2012

    Birmingham: Former West Indies captain Viv Richards hit back at wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin for making an angry gesture towards him after scoring a century in the third Test against England on Sunday. Ramdin scored 107 not out in an astonishing 10thwicket partnership of 143 with Tino Best. But on reaching three...
  • Tino Best creates history at Edgbaston June 10, 2012

    Bimingham: West Indies pace bowler Tino Best smashed 95 on Sunday to record the highest score by a number 11 batsmen in the history of Test cricket on the fourth day of the third and final Test against England at Edgbaston. Best added 143 for the final wicket with wicketkeeper Denesh...
  • Rain ensures second washed out day at Edgbaston June 8, 2012

    Birmingham: Rain saw play abandoned without a ball being bowled for the second successive day in the third and final Test between England and the West Indies at Edgbaston here on Friday. It was the first time since 1964, during an Ashes clash between England and Australia at Lord's, that...
  • WI anxious as Chanderpaul undergoes a scan June 7, 2012

    Birmingham: West Indies star batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has undergone a hospital scan after suffering soreness in his side, a team spokesman confirmed Thursday. Fortunately for the tourists, Thursday's first day of the third and final Test against England at Edgbaston was washed out completely, meaning they were not obliged to...
  • Strauss defends Anderson absence from 3rd Test June 6, 2012

    Birmingham: England captain Andrew Strauss has insisted resting James Anderson from the third Test against the West Indies will enable the strike bowler to play more international cricket in the longrun. England, 20 up in the threematch series, have decided now is the time to give Anderson a break with...
  • Anderson, Gayle focus ahead of 3rd Test June 6, 2012

    Birmingham: Selection issues are dominating the buildup to the start of the third Test at Edgbaston on Thursday, with West Indies still declining to pick its best player and England's selectors now unwilling to choose one of theirs. Both sides will be understrength at Birmingham with England leading 20 in...
  • Broad doesn't want to be rested for Edgbaston May 30, 2012

    Edgbaston: Amidst talks that he may be rested for the third Test against the West Indies, young England paceman Stuart Broad has said categorically that he does not want to be rested since he is in the "best nick" of his life. Both England captain Andrew Strauss and the bowling coach...