INDIA VS WEST INDIES

  • BCCI may claim damages close to Rs. 400 cr from West Indies 20 hours 26 minutes ago

    West Indies' pullout from their tour of India may cost the country's board heavily with BCCI mulling to claim damages to the tune of approximately Rs. 400 crore from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB). The BCCI is due to have a working committee meeting on October 21 to discuss the...
  • Quitting India tour selfish, inconsiderate, says former West Indies player 23 hours 13 minutes ago

    Port of Spain: Former West Indies Test batsman Bryan Davis has condemned the move by the West Indies players to abort the tour of India as "selfish and inconsiderate". In an impassioned response Saturday to the development, the 74-year-old said the players' actions were unacceptable and could not be justified, especially...
  • Kumar Sangakkara questions Sri Lanka's decision to schedule India tour Yesterday

    After West Indies' dramatic pullout from the India tour due to pay dispute with WICB, Sri Lanka Cricket's decision to fill in with a five-match ODI series has come in for sharp criticism from Kumar Sangakkara. "Our 6 weeks of pure fitness work ends abruptly. Have a week to do...
  • List of abandoned cricket tours Yesterday

    Friday's dramatic announcement that the West Indies' tour of India was being cut short because of a pay dispute involving their players was not the first time a major international cricket series had come to an unexpected end. Here's a list of tournaments that were brought to an abrupt end. West Indies...
  • Clive Llyod apologises for Windies team calling off tour Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former captain and West Indies Cricket Board selection committee chairman Clive Lloyd on Saturday apologised for the Caribbean team's unprecedented move to pull out of remainder of India tour in the wake of an acrimonious pay dispute with WICB, saying that it was a mistake on the part...
  • Kerala Cricket Association officials quizzed over reports of payment to Windies Yesterday

    Kochi: Income tax officials have quizzed Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) office bearers over a payment controversy following media reports that the game's local governing body intervened and offered to pay the financially embattled West Indies team money to enable the first One-Day International (ODI) of a five-match series to commence...
  • India may scrap 2016 West Indies tour, says BCCI secretary Yesterday

    India may scrap their tour of West Indies in 2016 after the Caribbean team's abrupt pullout on Friday, said an angry Indian cricket board (BCCI) which is also considering legal actions and seeking intervention of the game's world governing body. The tourists abandoned the series with another one-dayer, a Twenty20 international...
  • It was great to bowl with Dhoni keeping the wickets, says Akshar Patel Yesterday

    Dharamsala: Flighting the ball has always been considered a hallmark of a good spinner but India's modern-day left-arm tweaker Akshar Patel says he doesn't even think of tossing the ball and banks on bowling flatter through the air. "My style is to bowl quicker through the air, I don't like to...
  • BCCI has suffered huge losses, says secretary Sanjay Patel Yesterday

    Mumbai: A livid BCCI has said it has suffered huge losses and that it will claim all the damages following the West Indies cricket team's unprecedented move to pull out of the remainder of India tour in the wake of an acrimonious unresolved pay dispute with its Board back home. The...
  • West Indies Cricket Board slams Dwayne Bravo as India tour called off 2 days ago

    The West Indies Cricket Board attacked one-day captain Dwayne Bravo after confirming on Friday that the team's tour of India had been abandoned following a strike by their own players in a pay dispute. As India won the fourth of what were supposed to be five-one-day internationals by 59 runs...
  • People expect runs from me everytime, says Virat Kohli 2 days ago

    Dharamsala: Back in business after a belligerent century in India's thumping win against West Indies in the fourth ODI, Virat Kohli said he is getting used to the burden of expectations from people all around. Kohli, who followed up his 62-run performance in the Delhi ODI with a 114-ball 127 to...
  • West Indies board apologises after India tour abandoned 2 days ago

    The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) said it had been left with no choice but to abandon its tour of India after its players "withdrew their services" amid an internal dispute. The board said in a statement it had held an emergency meeting on Friday to discuss developments in India, where...
  • West Indies pullout was imminent: BCCI tells with a timeline 2 days ago

    A day of confusion, claim and counter-claim concluded with the Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) saying that despite all its efforts, the India vs West Indies ODI series has to be curtailed because of the ongoing issue between WICB and its players. The BCCI ended the confusion...
  • 4th ODI: India pocket series 2-1 after West Indies abandon tour 2 days ago

    Virat Kohli struck a magnificent 127 as India cruised to a 59-run win over the West Indies in Dharamsala on Friday and sealed the ODI series 2-1 after the visitors dramatically pulled out of the remainder of the tour due to an ongoing payment dispute between the WICB (West Indies...
  • West Indies pull out of India tour over pay dispute 2 days ago

    The West Indies will end the tour after the 4th ODI in Dharamsala and will not play the remaining fifth ODI, one-off T20 and three-Test series. ...
  • Indian cricket should cut all ties with West Indies: Anurag Thakur 2 days ago

    Dharamsala: Reacting angrily to the West Indies' pull out, BCCI joint secretary Anurag Thakur on Friday severely criticized WICB's decision to call their players back midway from the tour and said that the Indian board should cut all ties with the Caribbean team. "They (West Indies players) had made their decision...
  • BCCI calls emergency meeting on Oct 21 to discuss WI pullout 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Shocked at the sudden pullout of the West Indies team from the India tour, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) swung into action on Friday by calling an emergency working committee meeting on October 21 in Hyderabad to discuss the issue. "Yes, we have called an...
  • West Indies pullout was unfortunate, says Sourav Ganguly 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday termed the West Indies pull out as unfortunate and unprecedented as the visitors cancelled the ongoing series. Shocked and surprised at WICB's decision to cancel the ongoing tour of India, Ganguly said "I have never seen such a thing in my life, it's...
  • BCCI to review West Indies players' participation in IPL 2 days ago

    The BCCI is seriously contemplating reviewing the West Indies players' participation in the cash-rich Indian Premier League as the ongoing series ended abruptly on Friday due to visiting team's payment dispute with their own cricket board. So miffed are the BCCI officials with the attitude of the Caribbean players that some...
  • West Indies shocker to BCCI benefits Indian Super League 2 days ago

    First it was the rain gods and now a shocker for the BCCI - Indian Super League couldn't have asked for a better script for its opening season, though it comes at the expense of the game India worships. But footy fans don't mind that. The ISL now stands a...
  • West Indies pull out of remainder of India tour 2 days ago

    The West Indies have abruptly called off their ongoing India tour due to an ongoing payment dispute between the WICB (West Indies Cricket Board) and WIPA (West Indies Players Association). The West Indies will end the tour after the 4th ODI in Dharamsala and will not play the remaining fifth...
  • As it happened: India vs West Indies, 4th ODI 2 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Playing XIs: West Indies: Dwayne Smith, Darren Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Marlon Samuels, Denesh Ramdin (wk), Dwayne Bravo (c), Darren Sammy, Andre Russell, Jason Holder, Sulieman Benn, Jerome Taylor India: Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Ambati Rayudu, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (c/wk),...
  • Pace and bounce await India, West Indies at Dharamsala 3 days ago

    After having bounced back in fantastic fashion to level the series 1-1 in the second ODI in Delhi, India will look to go ahead of the West Indies in the fourth ODI of the five-match series at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium on Friday. Both the teams are coming back...
  • WICB will only have dialogue with Players Association 3 days ago

    Kingston: In what seems to be a jolt to the Caribbean players, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has made it clear that it will have a dialogue with only the national players association (WIPA) to solve the ongoing pay dispute. WICB president Dave Cameron made it clear through a letter...
  • West Indies replace batsman Lendl Simmons with spinner Nikita Miller 3 days ago

    Dharamsala: The West Indies on Thursday replaced injured batsman Lendl Simmons with left-arm spinner Nikita Miller for the remainder of the ODI series against India. "There were chances that Simmons will recover from back injury but we realised that he had to be flown back home for further treatment. Nikita is...
  • Virat Kohli sounds warning bell for West Indies ahead of 4th ODI 3 days ago

    Dharamsala: Star Indian batsman Virat Kohli said his fighting half-century last week in the 2nd ODI in Delhi was the kind of knock he needed to overcome the first lean patch of his otherwise prolific career. Kohli has endured a prolonged slump in form since the England tour, where he failed...
  • 4th ODI: Well-rested India, WI resume series after washout 3 days ago

    Dharamshala: Bolstered by their dramatic come-from-behind win in the last game, India will look to keep the winning momentum going when they meet West Indies in the fourth cricket one-dayer here on Friday on what is expected to be a pacy track. The series is locked at 1-1 and the picturesque...
  • Dharamsala stadium: Cricket tourists' vantage point 4 days ago

    Dharamsala: The quaint town of Dharamsala was best known for being the home of Dalai Lama until top-flight cricket arrived here with the construction of a world class stadium. Now four years after hosting its maiden IPL game, the scenic HPCA Stadium has safely put hill station on the global map...
  • Curator promises fast and bouncy pitch for Dharamsala ODI 5 days ago

    Dharamsala: The pitch for the crucial fourth One-day International between India and the West Indies will be fast and bouncy, according to Sunil Chauhan, chief curator at the picturesque HPCA Stadium. Both teams go into the contest tied at 1-1 in the five- match series with the third match being cancelled...