West Indies vs Australia

  • Sammy's blitz in vain as Aus level series March 26, 2012

    St. Lucia: Australia held their nerve to beat West Indies by 30 runs on Sunday and secure a 22 draw in the fivematch series despite Darren Sammy's boundarystudded 84 off 50 balls. Sammy slammed six fours and six sixes to lift West Indies from the doldrums of 1187 to give his...
  • Barath will add stability: Chief selector March 23, 2012

    Gros Islet: Chief selector Clyde Butts believes the inclusion of opener Adrian Barath will give the West Indies added stability at the top for the two remaining oneday internationals against Australia. Barath was the only change to the Windies 13man squad announced on Wednesday for the two games at the Beausejour...
  • Underpar WI and Aus seek upper hand March 22, 2012

    Gros Islet: Few would have expected such a scenario three games into the series, but at 11 after three matches West Indies have a chance at gaining the upper hand over Australia going into the fourth ODI at the Beausejour Stadium at Gros Islet. After suffering an embarrassing 64run loss in...
  • Windies have heart to beat Australia: Narine March 19, 2012

    Kingstown: Rightarm slow bowler Sunil Narine believes West Indies' success in finally ending their Australian jinx could pave the way for victory in the fivematch series. The 23yearold was named Man of the Match for his 4 for 27 off eight overs as the West Indies beat Australia by five wickets...
  • Windies beat Australia to level ODI series March 19, 2012

    Kingston: Spinner Sunil Narine claimed careerbest figures of 4 for 27 and allrounder Kieron Pollard hit an unbeaten 47 to lead West Indies to a serieslevelling victory over Australia on Sunday in the second oneday international. Pollard struck four sixes in 61 deliveries as West Indies reached their Duckworth/Lewis target of...
  • Tired Aus aim to keep winning in WI March 9, 2012

    Sydney: Australia's oneday side had barely 12 hours to celebrate their triseries victory before departing for the Caribbean on Friday and standin captain Shane Watson conceded there were some tired players in his squad. The hosts triumphed by 16 runs in Adelaide on Thursday to win the final series against Sri...
  • Haddin recalled to ODI squad for WI tour February 29, 2012

    Melbourne: Veteran wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has been recalled to Australia's squad for five limitedovers internationals in the West Indies next month. After being vicecaptain of the Test team in last month's 40 series sweep of India, the 34yearold Haddin was dropped from the ODI squad for the ongoing triseries, allowing Matthew...
  • Venue for third WIAus Test shifted February 4, 2012

    Antigua: The West Indies Cricket Board says it has moved the venue of its third Test against Australia from Guyana to Dominica because of interference by Guyana's authorities. The WICB says in a statement on Friday that it moved the Test scheduled April 2327 because of "the Government of Guyana's push...
  • Australia to tour West Indies in 2012 November 12, 2011

    Bridgetown: The West Indies Cricket Board has announced it will host Australia for three Tests, five oneday internationals and two Twenty20 internationals in March and April next year. The three Tests will take place at Barbados' Kensington Oval, Trinidad's Queen's Park Oval and Guyana's National Stadium at Providence. The sixweek tour...