LENDL SIMMONS

  • Mumbai Indians beat RCB by 18 runs to register their first win in IPL 8 April 19, 2015

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians produced a clinical performance to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs in a high-scoring affair and register their maiden win in the IPL 2015. Sent into bat, Lendl Simmons and Unmukt Chand first smashed strokeful half-centuries to power Mumbai Indians to an imposing 209 for seven and...
  • Cricket World Cup and family affair February 16, 2015

    Sydney: When Mitchell Marsh stunned England with a five-wicket haul in co-hosts Australia's 111-run thrashing of England in their opening World Cup match it represented the latest chapter in a remarkable family history. Saturday's match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground was Marsh's World Cup debut and his return came 28 years...
  • World Cup: Angry Sammy tells West Indies to shape up February 16, 2015

    West Indies allrounder Darren Sammy made no secret of his feelings following Monday's shattering World Cup defeat by Ireland, telling his team-mates they could not afford a repeat performance. "If we continue to play like that we won't be here for long for sure," the former West Indies skipper said, blaming...
  • West Indies replace batsman Lendl Simmons with spinner Nikita Miller October 16, 2014

    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...
  • West Indies' batsman Lendl Simmons ruled out of India tour October 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Batsman Lendl Simmons has been ruled out of the remainder of West Indies' tour of India due to a back injury. Simmons will return to Trinidad & Tobago to continue his rehabilitation, according to the West Indies Cricket Board. The batsman was not picked in the playing XI for the...
  • CLT20 Scenarios: What Mumbai Indians need to qualify for the main round September 15, 2014

    The qualifying stage of the sixth edition of Champions League T20 (CLT20) is evenly poised with New Zealand's Northern Knights virtually booking a place in the main round while a resurgent Mumbai Indians and Pakistan's Lahore Lions fighting neck and neck for the second spot. Either of these two teams...
  • CLT20: Mumbai's fielding needs big improvement, says Pollard September 15, 2014

    Raipur: Mumbai Indians might have won a onesided battle against Sri Lankan outfit Southern Express but skipper Kieron Pollard said that the players need to improve their fielding if they want to enter the Champions League Twenty20 main draw starting September 17. Mumbai thrashed the Jehan Mubarakled side by nine wickets...
  • CLT20: Mumbai Indians trounce Southern Express to stay alive September 14, 2014

    Raipur: Openers Lendl Simmons and Mike Hussey struck commanding fifties to hand Mumbai Indians a resounding 9wicket win over Sri Lankan outfit Southern Express and keep their team in the hunt for the main draw of the Champions League Twenty20, here on Sunday. Chasing 162 for a win in the qualifying...
  • CLT20: Mumbai Indians face Southern Express in a mustwin game September 14, 2014

    After starting their Champions League T20 (CLT20) title defence on a losing note in the qualifying round, Mumbai Indians would be eager to return to winnings ways when they take on the Sri Lankan champions Southern Express in Raipur on Sunday. Pressure will be on Mumbai as they will have...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs New Zealand, 2nd Twenty20 July 6, 2014

    (For ballbyball 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,...
  • CSK to face Punjab in 2nd qualifier after knocking Mumbai out of IPL 7 May 28, 2014

    David Hussey (40*) and Suresh Raina (54*) kept their calm till the end to help Chennai Super Kings knock out Mumbai Indians of IPL 7 in the Eliminator match at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday. Chennai overhauled the target of 174 with relative ease to win the match...
  • Mumbai Indians' Lendl Simmons scores first century of IPL 7 May 22, 2014

    Mohali: Mumbai Indians' opener Lendl Simmons slammed the first century of IPL 7 to guide his team to a magnificent sevenwicket win over Kings XI Punjab in Mohali on Wednesday. The West Indian was in sublime form during his unbeaten 61ball 100, which was studded with 14 fours and two sixes....
  • IPL 7: Tonup Lendl Simmons leads Mumbai to a 7wicket win over Punjab May 21, 2014

    Lendl Simmons (100 off 61) scored the first century of IPL 7 as he led Mumbai Indians to an emphatic sevenwicket win over Kings XI Punjab in Mohali. Simmons led Mumbai's charge from the very beginning and struck 14 fours and 2 sixes during his unbeaten 100run knock. Chasing a competitive target...
  • Simmons supports Ramdin as West Indies skipper May 17, 2014

    Port of Spain: West Indies opener Lendl Simmons believes newly appointed Test captain Denesh Ramdin will readily adapt to the challenges of his new role. Ramdin was last Friday elevated to the post after the West Indies Cricket Board sacked allrounder Darren Sammy, as reported. "I have been playing with Denesh since...
  • IPL 7: Want to score a halfcentury in every game for MI, says Simmons May 13, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a short span of two games, Mumbai Indians' Lendl Simmons has made an impression and the opening batsman says he wants to hit a fifty in every outing to enhance his team's chances of reaching the IPL playoffs. Simmons (68) along with Ambati Rayudu (68) put on 130 runs...
  • IPL 7: Rayudu, Simmons power Mumbai to an easy win over Hyderabad May 12, 2014

    Driven by knocks of Lendl Simmons (68 off 50) and Ambati Rayudu (68 off 46), Mumbai Indians overwhelmed Sunrisers Hyderabad's target of 158 with ease by clinching the match by seven wickets at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Monday. A total of 157 looked competitive, but Simmons and Ambati...
  • IPL 7: Lendl Simmons joins Mumbai Indians, replaces Jalaj Saxena April 29, 2014

    Mumbai Indians have been allowed to draft West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons into their squad for IPL 7 in place of Jalaj Saxena as the tournament's technical committee approved the change on Tuesday. "The IPL Event Technical Committee has approved Lendl Simmons as a replacement player for Jalaj Saxena for the...
  • 2nd ODI: West Indies level series with a nailbiting 2wicket win over India November 24, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: Some gritty batting by the West Indies batsmen, supported by an extremely wet outfield due to dew, helped West Indies overhaul India's challenging total of 288 with two wickets to spare on Sunday. Virat Kohli's 99 and Mahendra Singh Dhoni's 51* propelled India to a challenging total, but it was...
  • CLT20: Trinidad and Tobago enter semis with a convincing win over CSK October 2, 2013

    New Delhi: A clinical display saw Trinidad and Tobago beating Chennai Super Kings by eight wickets, topping Group B and booking their place in the semifinals of the Champions League Twenty20. After restricting a strong CSK outfit to mere 118 runs, the T&T batsmen made a short work of the run...
  • WI vs Pak, 3rd ODI: Holder earns Windies sensational tie July 20, 2013

    Gros Islet: West Indies No. 11 batsman Jason Holder pulled off a sensational tie in the third oneday international against Pakistan by clubbing 14 runs in the last over on Friday. The home team was looking down the barrel at 215 for 9 but Holder hammered seamer Wahab Riaz for...
  • Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 39 runs in rainmarred match July 9, 2013

    Port of Spain: Kumar Sangakkara struck an unbeaten 90 and captain Angelo Mathews starred with bat and ball Monday as Sri Lanka defeated West Indies by 39 runs in the rainaffected fifth oneday international of the Celkon Mobile Cup. Sangakkara lashed six fours and a six in 95 balls as the...
  • Smith to lead West Indies A in T20s against Sri Lanka A June 18, 2013

    Kingston: West Indies batsman Dwayne Smith will lead the West Indies A team against Sri Lanka A in two Twenty20 matches this week at Arnos Vale. Smith, a prolific scorer in the just ended Indian Premier League (IPL), is one of four members of the West Indies World T20 champion team...
  • 2nd T20: West Indies defeat Zimbabwe by 41 runs March 4, 2013

    Antigua: Kieron Pollard hit an unbeaten 45 off 24 balls and Samuel Badree followed with 3 for 17 on Sunday as West Indies beat Zimbabwe by 41 runs to complete a 2-0 win in the Twenty20 series. Pollard slammed three fours and three sixes to lift the West Indies to...