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  • West Indies Cricket Board not rushing to fill vacant spot for coach 3 days ago

    Bridgetown: West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) chief executive Michael Muirhead said that no decision has been made yet on who will fill the vacant post of Windies head coach and there will be no mad rush to find the candidate. Media reports in recent weeks have indicated that Mickey Arthur was...
  • Sunil Narine, Andre Russell choose CLT20 over Tests 3 days ago

    St. John's: Mystery off-spinner Sunil Narine has once again chosen the Twenty20 format over Test cricket after opting out of the two-Test series against Bangladesh at home. Narine was a notable omission from the 13-man squad announced by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) on Friday for the first Test at...
  • Richardson anticipating West Indies domination in Test series 5 days ago

    Basseterre: West Indies team manager Richie Richardson has backed the regional side to use the momentum from the successful one-day series and also dominate Bangladesh in the upcoming Test series. The hosts swept the three-match one-day series convincingly and will now turn their attention to the longer format, with matches scheduled...
  • Heavy rain ruins West Indies vs Bangladesh one-off T20 6 days ago

    Basseterre: The one-off Twenty20 cricket international between the West Indies and Bangladesh was abandoned with no result on Wednesday after a lengthy, heavy shower rendered conditions unfit for play at Warner Park. Bangladesh, after winning the toss, reached 31 for 0 off 4.4 overs when rain and strong winds caused ground...
  • Dwayne Bravo set to co-own Canadian Premier League T20 1 week ago

    Basseterre: Four of the biggest names from the West Indies cricket team have signed a deal making them co-owners in the new Canadian Premier League T20 set for next year. They are one-day captain Dwayne Bravo, Test captain Denesh Ramdin, opening batsman Kieran Powell and former captain and veteran batsman Shivnarine...
  • West Indies sweep Bangladesh 3-0 after 91-run win August 26, 2014

    Basseterre: Denesh Ramdin hit a memorable 169 off 121 balls and Darren Bravo struck 124 as the West Indies powered to a 3-0 series sweep of Bangladesh with a 91-run win in the third and final one-day international on Monday. Wicket-keeper Ramdin slammed eight fours and 11 sixes at Warner Park...
  • Live Score: West Indies vs Bangladesh, 3rd ODI at Basseterre August 25, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Toss: West Indies have won and have opted to bat first. Playing XIs: Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Imrul Kayes, Mushfiqur Rahim(w/c), Mominul Haque, Mahmudullah, Nasir Hossain, Sohag Gazi, Mashrafe Mortaza, Abdur Razzak, Al-Amin Hossain West Indies: Chris Gayle, Lendl Simmons, Darren Bravo,...
  • Andre Russell added to West Indies squad for final ODI August 25, 2014

    Basseterre: Allrounder Andre Russell has been called up to the West Indies squad for the third and final One-Day International (ODI) against Bangladesh here Monday. Russell's addition pushes the squad to 14 and is the only change to the unit which contested the opening games in Grenada last week. The 26-year-old...
  • Bangladeshi offspinner Sohag Gazi latest to be reported for suspect action August 25, 2014

    Bangladesh's Sohag Gazi has become the fifth offspinner in recent months to be reported to the International Cricket Council (ICC) for an illegal bowling action. The 23-year-old's action was found suspect during Bangladesh's 177-run loss in the second one-day international (ODI) against the West Indies in Grenada on Friday, the governing...
  • Dwayne Bravo more keen on World Cup plans than whitewash over Bangladesh August 25, 2014

    Captain Dwayne Bravo says the West Indies are more focussed on building their unit in preparation for next year's ICC Cricket World Cup, than completing a series whitewash over Bangladesh. The regional side enters Monday's third and final One-Day International against Bangladesh with a 2-0 lead after big wins in their...
  • Sohag Gazi reported for suspect bowling action August 24, 2014

    Dubai: Bangladesh off-spinner Sohag Gazi has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action during his side's 177 runs loss in the second one-day International against the West Indies in Grenada. The match officials' report from the Friday game, which was handed over to Bangladesh team manager Habibul Bashar on Saturday,...
  • Sydney Sixers sign West Indian all-rounder Dwayne Smith August 23, 2014

    Melbourne: Sydney Sixers on Saturday announced the signing of West Indian star Dwayne Smith as one of their international players for the upcoming KFC T20 Big Bash League season. Smith's signing comes after a purple patch of form in the recent Caribbean Premier League (CPL) where he was named in the...
  • Mickey Arthur favourite to take over as West Indies coach August 23, 2014

    Former Australia and South Africa coach Mickey Arthur has emerged as the favourite to take over as the West Indies cricket coach following the exit of Ottis Gibson earlier this week. Media reports in Trinidad and Tobago suggested that the South African, who recently finished his duties with the Jamaica Tallawahs...
  • Sunil Narine warns against taking Bangladesh lightly August 23, 2014

    St. George's: West Indies offspinner Sunil Narine has cautioned against taking Bangladesh lightly following his side's crushing 177-run victory in the second One-Day International (ODI) here at the National Stadium. Friday's win seals the series two-nil for West Indies with the third and final match to be played at Warner Park...
  • 2nd ODI: West Indies bowl out Bangladesh for 70 in a 177-run rout August 23, 2014

    St. George's: An abject batting display by Bangladesh, who were bowled out for just 70, paved the way for a crushing 177-run victory by the West Indies in the second one-day international on Friday. Replying to the home side's total of 247 for 7 in a match they had to win...
  • Kieron Pollard wants to be more consistent for West Indies August 22, 2014

    St.George's: Burly all-rounder Kieron Pollard said he wants to become a more consistent match-winner for West Indies in the future. Pollard hit an entertaining 89 and was the architect of a three-wicket victory for the Windies over Bangladesh in the first One-day International on Wednesday here, reports CMC. He shared a...
  • Matt Prior plots England return on West Indies tour August 21, 2014

    Matt Prior has dismissed suggestions his England career is over and has targeted April's series in the West Indies for his return from a long-standing Achilles problem. The wicketkeeper will undergo surgery next month on the injury which has dogged him for two years and flared up in the home series...
  • 1st ODI: Pollard, Ramdin star as West Indies beat Bangladesh by 3 wickets August 21, 2014

    Allrounder Kieron Pollard hit 89 and Denesh Ramdin chipped in with 74 as the West Indies overcame a disastrous start to beat Bangladesh by three wickets in their opening one-day international at the National Stadium on Wednesday. With five fours and six sixes off 70 balls, Pollard added a critical 145...
  • West Indies part ways with coach Ottis Gibson August 20, 2014

    St. John's: The West Indies parted ways with coach Ottis Gibson, just a day ahead of a home one-day series against Bangladesh. The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) on Tuesday said the two sides "mutually agreed to terminate their association" with team manager Richie Richardson stepping in as interim coach. No reason...
  • 1st ODI: West Indies look to extend Bangladesh's woeful run August 20, 2014

    St. George's: West Indies and Bangladesh commence a three-match one-day International series at the Queen's Park Stadium in Grenada on Wednesday with the home side heavily favoured to extend the tourists' miserable record in 2014. Despite several encouraging performances in a 95-run win in their lone warm-up fixture against a Grenada...
  • Kochi to host first WI ODI on Oct 8; Hyderabad gets 1st Test August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Kochi will be hosting the first One day International between India and West Indies on October 8 while Hyderabad will be hosting the first of three Test matches starting October 30. The tour that starts on October 8, will be followed by second match at Visakhapatnam on October 11....
  • Pollard, Roach, Taylor back in West Indies ODI squad for Bangladesh August 19, 2014

    St. John's: Hard-hitting right-hander Kieron Pollard is set to play his first one-day international in more than a year after being named in a West Indies 13-man squad to face Bangladesh in the three-match Dhaka Bank Cup series later this month. The Trinidadian, was sidelined by injury for most of last...
  • Clive Lloyd named as new head of Windies selectors August 10, 2014

    St John's: Former West Indies captain Clive Lloyd was on Saturday named as the head of selectors with former fast bowlers Eldine Baptiste and Courtney Walsh also joining a new-look panel. The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) said that former wicketkeeper Courtney Browne has been retained on the panel while current...
  • England set for Viv Richards Stadium return August 4, 2014

    England on Monday released details of their 2015 tour of the West Indies, including a first match at Antigua's Vivian Richards Stadium since their abandoned game there in 2009. In the second Test match at the venue five years ago, the West Indies managed to bowl only 10 balls before the...
  • Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad are venues for WI Tests July 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The BCCI Tours and Fixtures Committee has shortlisted Bangalore, Ahmedabad and Hyderabad for India's three-Test series against the West Indies during October and November this year. The committee has allotted the five ODIs to Kolkata, Visakhapatnam, Cuttack, Dharamsala and Kochi while Delhi's Feroz Shah Kotla will be hosting its...
  • Bangladesh recall Imrul Kayes for ODIs on West Indies tour August 19, 2014

    Dhaka: Bangladesh on Thursday recalled opening batsman Imrul Kayes in their 15-man squad for the three-match one-day international series against the West Indies in the Caribbean next month. Kayes replaced allrounder Shakib Al Hasan, who is serving a six-month ban, imposed by the Bangladesh Cricket Board for what they said was...
  • Watch: 'Katiyabaaz' features a local vigilante who steals electricity for Kanpur's poor July 22, 2014

    'Katiyabaaz', a film directed by Deepti Kakkar and Fahad Mustafa, highlights the issues faced by Kanpur due to power cuts and failures from the perspective of Loha Singh, a local katiyabaaz who, with an almost vigilante like attitude, steals electricity for the locals of the town.Winner of the National Award...
  • 2nd T20I: West Indies beat NZ by 39 runs to draw series 1-1 July 7, 2014

    Roseau, Dominica: Andre Fletcher hit 62 off 49 deliveries while Sheldon Cottrell and Sunil Narine starred with the ball as West Indies beat New Zealand by 39 runs on Sunday in their second and final Twenty20 match to draw the series 1-1. Right-hander Fletcher's top score, spiced with three fours and...
  • West Indies vs New Zealand Live Score: 2nd Twenty20 at Roseau July 6, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: New Zealand opt to bowl against West Indies. Teams: West Indies XI: Lendl Simmons, Dwayne Smith, Andre Fletcher, Darren Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin(w), Darren Sammy(c), Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Samuel Badree, Sheldon Cottrell New Zealand Playing XI: Kane Williamson, James Neesham,...
  • 1st T20: New Zealand beat West Indies in a rain-hit contest July 6, 2014

    Roseau: Captain Brendon McCullum hit 40 off 35 balls as New Zealand wrapped up a 12-run Duckworth/Lewis victory over the West Indies in a rainy opening Twenty20 at Windsor Park on Saturday. In a match reduced to 18 overs per side by light rain, New Zealand were well placed at 117...