Courtney Walsh

  • Courtney Walsh calls for controlled aggression after Pollard-Starc spat May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Pace legend Courtney Walsh on Thursday said the ugly on-field spat between West Indies allrounder Kieron Pollard and Australian seamer Mitchell Starc during an IPL match was not a pretty sight and called for "controlled aggression" from cricketers. "I was travelling and saw it on YouTube, so I can't say...
  • History-making Shane Shillingford has no plans to leave March 23, 2013

    Dominica: The offspinner Shane Shillingford has broken the West Indian record for most wickets in a two-match series, and following his second consecutive Man-of-the-Match award and first Man-of-the-Series award he is keen to continue the good work achieved against Zimbabwe. Shillingford finished with 19 wickets at 10.52 in two...
  • Walsh to join Melbourne cricket club on Bermuda tour March 9, 2013

    Hamilton (Bermuda): Former West Indies cricketer Courtney Walsh and Robert Samuels will accompany Melbourne Cricket Club on a short tour of Bermuda next month. They are due to arrive in Bermuda April 10 and will play two Twenty20 matches against Commercial Cricket League side Jamaican Association and hosts Somerset Cricket...
  • Adapt to English conditions to win: Walsh May 2, 2012

    Kingston: Fast bowling legend Courtney Walsh believes the West Indies can be successful in England if they are consistent and quickly adapt to the local conditions. The West Indies left on Tuesday for a tour of England where they will play three Tests, three One-Day internationals and a Twenty20 from...
  • Kohli, Raina, Gambhir win CEAT awards November 20, 2011

    Mumbai: India's middle-order batsmen Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina won the CEAT International Youngster of the Year and T20 Player of the Year awards respectively, for the 2010-11 season. Left-handed opener Gautam Gambhir walked away with the Match-Winning Innings of the Year honour for his superb 97 in the World Cup...
  • Usain Bolt plays cricket, bowls out Gayle October 20, 2009

    Jamaica: Triple Olympic and world champion sprinter Usain Bolt returned to his first love, cricket, and showed that he certainly knows how to handle both bat and ball. In a charity match, just down the coast from his home town of Trelawny, Bolt bowled out West...