Shivnarine Chanderpaul

  • 407 to win - can India make history in New Zealand? February 8, 2014

    It is never easy to chase down a target (fourth innings) batting last, be it a big or small score. The team batting last in a Test match always finds itself in a tricky situation going after a score with deteriorating pitch and tired bodies. India in the first Test against...
  • 3rd Test Day 3, NZ vs WI: as it happened December 21, 2013

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day 2 Round-up: New Zealand's Ross Taylor continued his impressive series with an unbeaten half-century on Friday, guiding the hosts to 156 for 3 after day two of the third Test in response to the West Indies' 367. Taylor was 56...
  • 3rd Test: Advantage WI despite Taylor's fifty on Day 2 December 20, 2013

    Hamilton: New Zealand's Ross Taylor continued his impressive series with an unbeaten half-century on Friday, guiding the hosts to 156 for 3 after day two of the third Test in response to the West Indies' 367. Taylor was 56 not out at stumps and has now scored 416 runs in the...
  • Chanderpaul passes Border on run-scorers list December 20, 2013

    Hamilton: Veteran West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul on Friday overtook Australian Allan Border as the sixth highest all-time run scorer in Test cricket. Chanderpaul moved to 11,175 runs from his 153 Tests when he reached 98 not out on the second day of the third Test against New Zealand, with...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs West Indies, 3rd Test, Day 2 December 20, 2013

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day 1 Round-up A gutsy 200-run partnership between Denesh Ramdin and Shivnarine Chanderpaul rescued the West Indies from a perilous position on Thursday as the tourists battled to 289 for 6 on the first day of the third Test against...
  • 3rd Test: Ramdin, Chanderpaul lift WI on Day 1 December 19, 2013

    Hamilton: A gutsy 200-run partnership between Denesh Ramdin and Shivnarine Chanderpaul rescued the West Indies from a perilous position on Thursday as the tourists battled to 289 for 6 on the first day of the third Test against New Zealand. Ramdin was dismissed just before the close for 107 to end...
  • 1st Test Day 1, NZ vs WI: as it happened December 3, 2013

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page West Indies have won the toss and opted to field against New Zealand in the first Test at Dunedin. New Zealand's Test series against West Indies could define captain Brendon McCullum's future with the aggressive batsman battling a chronic back...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 14, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Sachin's last Test a social occasion for VIPs? November 14, 2013

    On the day when batting genius Sachin Tendulkar is playing his farewell Test match at his home turf, Wankhede stadium in Mumbai, CNN-IBN found out that several touts were selling complimentary club tickets at exhorbitant rates in black. The touts were caught on camera saying that the price could go...
  • Sachin Tendulkar takes centrestage on day one November 14, 2013

    Sachin Tendulkar playing in his final Test match remained unbeaten on 38 and looks good for a big score. ...
  • News 360: Sachin's farewell match, unbeaten at 38 November 14, 2013

    Sachin Tendulkar has set his sights on a special farewell for himself at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. At 38 not out and with the blessings of his mother in attendance, Tendulkar, along with Cheteshwar Pujara (34*), took India to 157 for 2 at stumps on day one of the second...
  • 2nd Test: India 157/2 at stumps on Day 1, Tendulkar 38 not out November 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Some are blessed, they get what they desire; better put, they get what they decide to chase. Sachin Tendulkar, it's almost evident, has set his sights on a special farewell for himself. Perhaps another century, perhaps not. And though numbers don't matter at this stage, that's what those...
  • Michael Holding disagrees with Dravid on promoting Chanderpaul November 14, 2013

    Kingston: Former West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding said he does not agree with former Indian captain Rahul Dravid's suggestion that middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul be promoted in the order. Dravid made the suggestion following the humiliating defeat of West Indies by an innings and 51 runs in the first...
  • Tendulkar's farewell overshadows Chanderpaul's 150th Test November 13, 2013

    Mumbai: As Indian great Sachin Tendulkar prepares for his 200th and farewell Test, senior West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul also quietly went about gearing up for what would be his 150th Test when the two sides face off at the Wankhede Stadium on Thursday. Chanderpaul has carried the expectations of the...
  • Caribbean bowlers eyeing prized scalp of Tendulkar: Sammy November 13, 2013

    Mumbai: West Indies bowlers are having a little contest among themselves to get the prized wicket of retiring batting great Sachin Tendulkar in his last Test and have their names etched in history books, said visiting captain Darren Sammy. "From the moment we heard it is going to be his last...
  • Chanderpaul honoured to play his 150th Test on Tendulkar's farewell November 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Shivnarine Chanderpaul will play his 150th Test when the second Test begins on Thursday, and the senior West Indies player on Tuesday said it will be a privilege to reach the milestone during a match which will also see batting great Sachin Tendulkar bring down curtains on his illustrious...
  • West Indies salute Chanderpaul, their own legend November 10, 2013

    Mumbai: West Indies on Sunday saluted their own legendary batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul, who will touch the milestone of playing 150 Tests when the Caribbean side will clash with India from Thursday to salvage a draw in the two-match series. The second Test will be 200th for legendary Sachin Tendulkar, who will...
  • Shivnarine Chanderpaul makes our job easier: Darren Bravo October 31, 2013

    Kolkata: Describing Shivnarine Chanderpaul as 'someone special' to the West Indies side, Darren Bravo Thursday said the most-capped Caribbean Test player makes the batsman's job easier in the middle. "He's someone very special. He means a lot to the team. We know what he brings to the table. We just want...
  • West Indies batsmen warm up in style against Uttar Pradesh November 1, 2013

    Kolkata: Ever-reliable Shivnarine Chanderpaul struck an unbeaten 91 and shared an unbroken 170-run stand with Narsingh Deonarine (83) as the West Indies reached a solid 333 for four against Uttar Pradesh on the opening day of their practice match, here Thursday. It was a good batting show by the visitors ahead...
  • Shivnarine Chanderpaul in Darren Sammy-led West Indies squad for India October 4, 2013

    St John's: Allrounder Darren Sammy will lead the 15-member West Indies cricket team for the upcoming tour of India, starting next month. During the tour, West Indies will play two Test matches from November 6-10 and November 14-18. Apart from the Tests, the series will also feature three one-day internationals to be...
  • Chanderpaul out of CPL, Pomersbach in June 18, 2013

    Bridgetown (Barbados): West Indies middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has been forced to withdraw from the first ever Caribbean Premier League (CPL) because of his contractual obligations with English county team Derbyshire. Organisers say Chanderpaul signed a contract with CPL, offering himself for selection but later realised that his commitment to...
  • Chanderpaul completes 300 first-class appearances May 17, 2013

    Derbyshire: West Indies middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has taken his place among batting greats by playing his 300th first-class match. The 38-year-old Guyanese batsman achieved the feat while playing in an English County game for Derbyshire against Sussex on Thursday. Only six men in the history of the game have...
  • 2nd Test: Gayle and Chanderpaul turn screw on Zimbabwe March 22, 2013

    Dominica: Centuries from stalwarts Chris Gayle and Shivnarine Chanderpaul highlighted a festival of batting on Thursday as West Indies built up a 206-run lead over Zimbabwe on the second day of the second and final Test in Dominica. The hosts reached 381 for eight at the close with Chanderpaul top...
  • Chittagong-Sylhet semis postponed to Monday due to rain February 17, 2013

    Dhaka: The Bangladesh Premier League semifinal between Chittagong Kings and Sylhet Royals was washed out without a single a ball being bowled here on Sunday. The match will now be played on Monday, according to governing council secretary Ismail Haider Mallick. He also added that if the rain continues on Monday and...
  • Chanderpaul son set for 1st class debut January 24, 2013

    Guyana: Tagenarine Chanderpaul, son of dependable West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul, is set to emulate his father by making his first-class debut as a teenager next month. Tagenarine, 16, will open Guyana's batting when they take on the Leeward Islands in the regional four-day competition from Feb 9-12 at the...
  • Sarwan recalled for Australia ODIs; injured Samuels, Chanderpaul omitted January 24, 2013

    West Indies have recalled batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan for the upcoming one day series in Australia, but all-rounder Marlon Samuels has not been named in the 15-man squad. Sarwan has not played for the West Indies in any form of cricket since the second Test against India in July 2011 but...
  • Chanderpaul joins Derbyshire on two-year deal January 9, 2013

    London: West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul, currently rated the world's number two Test batsman, has joined English county side Derbyshire on a two-year contract, the club have announced. Chanderpaul has scored over 10,500 runs in 146 Tests at an average of 51.67 and has previously played for Durham, Lancashire and...
  • West Indies' Cricket Board praises Chanderpaul December 7, 2012

    St. John's (Antigua): The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has praised veteran middle order batsman Shrivnarine Chanderpaul for regaining his ICC ranking as the top Test batsman in the world. Chanderpaul replaced Australia captain Michael Clarke, leading him by a single point, at the top of the latest Test rankings...