Sulieman Benn

  • 2nd Test: Benn takes five as West Indies thrash Bangladesh by 296 runs to win series 20 September 17, 2014

    Veteran Shivnarine Chanderpaul completed his 30th Test century and leftarm spinner Sulieman Benn followed with 5 for 72 on Tuesday as the West Indies defeated Bangladesh by 296 runs late on day four of the second Test. The West Indies, playing their landmark 500th Test, swept the twoTest series 20. Chanderpaul's unbeaten...
  • I am enjoying my bowling, says Sulieman Benn September 10, 2014

    Kingstown: West Indies bowler Sulieman Benn says he has been improving as a spinner since his return to the Test side after a gap of four years. The leftarm orthodox spinner grabbed 5/39 to help bowl out Bangladesh for 182 in their first innings of the first Test against the West...
  • 1st Test: Mushfiqur Rahim leads Bangladesh fightback on Day 4 September 9, 2014

    Kingstown: Captain Mushfiqur Rahim struck an unbeaten 70 on Monday as Bangladesh batted doggedly to reach 256 for 5 in their second innings on day four as they faced an uphill battle to save the first Test against the West Indies at Arnos Vale Sports Complex. The tourists, forced to follow...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs Bangladesh, 1st Test, Day 4 September 9, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 3 Roundup: Leftarm spinner Sulieman Benn claimed 5 for 39 on Sunday as the West Indies bowled out Bangladesh for 182 to take a first innings lead of 302 after three days of the first Test. The hosts are...
  • 1st Test: Benn takes five as West Indies skittle Bangladesh for 182 on Day 3 September 8, 2014

    Leftarm spinner Sulieman Benn claimed 5 for 39 on Sunday as the West Indies bowled out Bangladesh for 182 to take a first innings lead of 302 after three days of the first Test. The hosts are likely to enforce the followon for the fourth day on Monday. Benn got good support...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs New Zealand, 3rd Test, Day 3 June 29, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day two roundup: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite hit an enterprising 68 to lead a positive West Indies batting display against New Zealand on Friday but persistent rain soon after lunch cut the hosts short on day two of the third Test. West...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs New Zealand, 3rd Test, Day 2 June 28, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day one roundup: Leftarm spinner Sulieman Benn took 5 for 93 and pacer Kemar Roach added 4 for 61 as the West Indies bowled out New Zealand for 293 on the opening day of the third Test at Kensington...
  • 3rd Test: West Indies on top after bowling New Zealand out for 293 June 27, 2014

    Bridgetown, Barbados: Leftarm spinner Sulieman Benn took 5 for 93 and pacer Kemar Roach added 4 for 61 as the West Indies bowled out New Zealand for 293 on the opening day of the third cricket Test at Kensington Oval on Thursday. The home team replied positively to reach 32 without...
  • WI begin final preparations for World T20 September 1, 2012

    Barbados: The West Indies will put the finishing touches on their preparations for the Twenty20 World Cup with the launch of a weeklong camp here on Saturday. Most of the players, including captain Darren Sammy, have arrived for the camp which will be staged at the High Performance Centre at the...
  • Windies include Benn in World T20 probables July 19, 2012

    St. John's: Temperamental leftarm spinner Sulieman Benn has inched his way even closer to a senior team recall after being named in a provisional 30man West Indies squad for the ICC World Twenty20 in September. The 30yearold Benn has been exiled from the senior squad for over a year following disciplinary...