Chanderpaul

  • Chanderpaul was different in his sense of style: Rahul Dravid 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Former India captain Rahul Dravid paid rich tributes to West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul stating that the "sheer weight of runs and duration of international career" makes left-hander an exceptional batsman. The Guyanese batsman has so far played 158 Test matches having scored 11,684 runs with 30 centuries. He...
  • 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...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Day 4 September 17, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 3 Roundup: Shivnarine Chanderpaul's phenomenal run of form against Bangladesh continued with the veteran West Indies batsman unbeaten on 63 in guiding his team to 4 for 208, an overall lead of 427. After captain Denesh Ramdin declined to enforce...
  • 2nd Test: Chanderpaul fifty puts West Indies in control September 16, 2014

    Shivnarine Chanderpaul's phenomenal run of form against Bangladesh continued with the veteran West Indies batsman unbeaten on 63 in guiding his team to 4208, an overall lead of 427, at stumps on the third day of the second and final Test at the Beausejour Stadium on Monday. After captain Denesh Ramdin...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Day 3 September 16, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 Roundup: Kemar Roach took 5 for 33 as Bangladesh slumped to 104 for seven at stumps. Bangladesh still trail their hosts' first innings score by 276 runs. Mahmudullah will continue in the morning on 13, and Shafiul Islam has...
  • 2nd Test: Kemar Roach dismantles Bangladesh on Day 2 September 15, 2014

    Kemar Roach took 5 for 33 as Bangladesh slumped to 104 for seven at stumps on the second day of the second and final Test against the West Indies at the Beausejour Stadium on Sunday. Bangladesh still trail their hosts' first innings score by 276 runs. Mahmudullah will continue in the morning...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Day 2 September 15, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 1 Roundup: Opening batsmen Leon Johnson and Kraigg Brathwaite hit halfcenturies as the West Indies built a strong firstday total of 246 for 3 against Bangladesh in the second Test at Beausejour Stadium on Saturday. Lefthander Johnson, on debut, compiled...
  • Historymaker Chanderpaul cherishes West Indies' 500th Test September 13, 2014

    West Indies' most capped player, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, is cherishing the 500th Test to be played by the regional side, and says it is a reminder of the rich cricketing heritage of the Caribbean. The second and final Test against Bangladesh starting on Saturday will signal the historic landmark and Chanderpaul says...
  • Kraigg Brathwaite hails Shivnarine Chanderpaul after maiden double century September 7, 2014

    Kingstown: West Indies opener Kraigg Brathwaite has credited his hero Shivnarine Chanderpaul for helping him record his maiden Test double century against Bangladesh in the first Test. The 21yearold Brathwaite spent 38 nervous balls in the 190s before finally breaking the shackles by sweeping offspinner Mahmudullah square to reach his landmark...
  • 1st Test: Brathwaite double ton drives WI to 407 for 3 September 7, 2014

    Arnos Vale: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite compiled an unbeaten 205 as the West Indies reached 407 for 3 against Bangladesh at the close of a rainhit second day of the opening Test at Arnos Vale Sports Complex on Saturday. The hosts, 264 for 3 overnight, were stalled by persistent morning rain that...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs New Zealand, 3rd Test, Day 1 June 27, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Toss and team news: New Zealand won the toss and opt to bat first. Just one change for New Zealand, Neil Wagner in for Ish Sodhi. While West Indies include Shillingford and Jason Holder. Teams: West Indies: Gayle, Brathwaite, Edwards, Bravo, Chanderpaul,...
  • India beat West Indies by 46 runs to finish fifth in U-19 World Cup February 27, 2014

    Sharjah: India finished fifth in the Under-19 World Cup after a strong batting effort saw them overcome the West Indies by 46 runs in a high-scoring classification match on Thursday. In the fifth/sixth position play-off match, India overcame Tagenarine Chanderpaul's century to emerge victorious at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Opting to bat...
  • 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 ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day 2 Roundup: New Zealand's Ross Taylor continued his impressive series with an unbeaten halfcentury 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 halfcentury 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 runscorers list December 20, 2013

    Hamilton: Veteran West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul on Friday overtook Australian Allan Border as the sixth highest alltime 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 ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day 1 Roundup A gutsy 200run 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 200run 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 ballbyball 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, CNNIBN 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 twomatch 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 mostcapped 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...