Denesh Ramdin

  • Dwayne Bravo set to co-own Canadian Premier League T20 4 days ago

    Basseterre: Four of the biggest names from the West Indies cricket team have signed a deal making them co-owners in the new Canadian Premier League T20 set for next year. They are one-day captain Dwayne Bravo, Test captain Denesh Ramdin, opening batsman Kieran Powell and former captain and veteran batsman Shivnarine...
  • West Indies sweep Bangladesh 3-0 after 91-run win 4 days ago

    Basseterre: Denesh Ramdin hit a memorable 169 off 121 balls and Darren Bravo struck 124 as the West Indies powered to a 3-0 series sweep of Bangladesh with a 91-run win in the third and final one-day international on Monday. Wicket-keeper Ramdin slammed eight fours and 11 sixes at Warner Park...
  • 1st ODI: Pollard, Ramdin star as West Indies beat Bangladesh by 3 wickets August 21, 2014

    Allrounder Kieron Pollard hit 89 and Denesh Ramdin chipped in with 74 as the West Indies overcame a disastrous start to beat Bangladesh by three wickets in their opening one-day international at the National Stadium on Wednesday. With five fours and six sixes off 70 balls, Pollard added a critical 145...
  • Live Score: West Indies vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 1 June 16, 2014

    Catch live action from the first day at Port of Spain Test as West Indies try to draw level in the series. (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The West Indies are likely to go with a three-pronged pace attack in the second Test as they...
  • 2nd Test: West Indies look to pace to even series against New Zealand June 16, 2014

    Port-of-Spain: The West Indies are likely to go with a three-pronged pace attack in the second Test against New Zealand as they seek to rebound from last week's heavy defeat and level the series. The West Indies were hammered by 186 runs inside four days in the first Test at Sabina...
  • West Indies vs New Zealand Live Score: 1st Test, Day 1 at Kingston June 8, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: New Zealand opt to bat against West Indies at Kingston. Playing XIs: New Zealand: Peter Fulton, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Brendon McCullum (capt), James Neesham, BJ Watling (wk), Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Mark Craig, Trent Boult West Indies: Chris Gayle,...
  • Do it well twice, Darren Bravo urges batsmen June 7, 2014

    Kingston: Darren Bravo has called on the West Indies batting unit to deliver in both innings if they are to trounce New Zealand in the upcoming three-Test series. The Caribbean side have struggled with inconsistent batting in recent years, leading to nightmare results on tours of India and New Zealand last...
  • Skipper Denesh Ramdin wants bigger effort from batsmen June 1, 2014

    Newly appointed West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin has expressed concern over his side's batting, and wants to see a bigger effort before the first Test against New Zealand which starts in eight days. The West Indies batsmen generally struggled in a three-day match against a Barbados Select XI which ended Wednesday,...
  • Simmons supports Ramdin as West Indies skipper May 17, 2014

    Port of Spain: West Indies opener Lendl Simmons believes newly appointed Test captain Denesh Ramdin will readily adapt to the challenges of his new role. Ramdin was last Friday elevated to the post after the West Indies Cricket Board sacked allrounder Darren Sammy, as reported. "I have been playing with Denesh since...
  • Change of captain no guarantee for West Indies' success: Mike Findlay May 12, 2014

    Port of Spain: Former West Indies chairman of selectors Mike Findlay says there is no guarantee the change of captain will result in a turnaround in the team's Test fortunes. Long-standing captain Darren Sammy was axed last Friday in favour of wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin, with the West Indies Cricket Board noting...
  • I was no longer needed for Tests, says Darren Sammy May 11, 2014

    New Delhi: West Indies' Twenty20 captain Darren Sammy says his decision to quit Test cricket came after the selectors conveyed to him that they didn't have any plans for him as player or captain in the team. Sammy retired from Tests on Friday evening and the announcement came just hours after...
  • Denesh Ramdin ready for challenges as West Indies captain May 11, 2014

    Port of Spain: Newly-installed West Indies skipper Denesh Ramdin is anticipating a myriad of challenges when he takes over at the helm of the regional side but says he is ready for the learning curve the role will present. The 29-year-old was on Friday named by the West Indies Cricket Board...
  • Darren Sammy retires from Tests after Ramdin given WI captaincy May 10, 2014

    West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy announced his retirement from Test cricket on Friday after he was replaced as captain by wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin. The 30-year-old Sammy, who played in 38 Tests and all but eight of them as skipper, remains the captain of the West Indies Twenty20 team and also...
  • Denesh Ramdin replaces Darren Sammy as West Indies Test captain May 9, 2014

    Denesh Ramdin was on Friday appointed captain of the West Indies Test side in place of Darren Sammy and the wicketkeeper-batsman's first assignment will be the home series against New Zealand beginning next month. However, Sammy will continue to be the T20 captain which means the West Indies have separate skippers...
  • Darren Sammy to be axed as West Indies Test captain: report May 9, 2014

    Port of Spain: West Indies' Test captain Darren Sammy is set to be axed and replaced by Denesh Ramdin for the upcoming New Zealand series, the Trinidad Guardian reported. Quoting an unnamed source in a Thursday report, the newspaper said Ramdin has already received the nod from the West Indies selectors...
  • Top order has to fire against Sri Lanka: Ramdin April 3, 2014

    Mirpur: Wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin says the West Indies top order has to fire if the champions are to beat Sri Lanka in the first semi-finals of the ICC World T20 tournament on Thursday. The two teams meet at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in a re-match of the finals of the tournament held...
  • West Indies ready for England fightback in 2nd T20 March 11, 2014

    Bridgetown: The West Indies are bracing for a backlash from England when the two teams square off in the second Twenty20 International of the three-match series at Kensington Oval here. The Caribbean side played superbly to pull off a convincing 27-run victory in Sunday's opener, outplaying the visitors in every aspect...
  • 3rd ODI: England defeat West Indies by 25 runs, clinch series 2-1 March 6, 2014

    Joe Root completed his first one-day international century to help guide England to a 25-run victory over West Indies on Wednesday in the deciding match of their three-game series in Antigua. Root made 107 off 122 balls to help the tourists compile an imposing total of 303 for six after opener...
  • 2nd T20: Ronchi guides New Zealand to series win January 15, 2014

    Wellington: Wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi made an unbeaten 51 as New Zealand beat West Indies by four wickets in the second Twenty20 international on Wednesday to take the two-match series 2-0. Ronchi surpassed his unbeaten 48 in the first match at Auckland, which New Zealand won by 81 runs, reaching his first...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • West Indies stick with same squad for New Zealand tour November 19, 2013

    Port of Spain: The West Indies announced a 15-man squad to play a three-Test series in New Zealand next month with no changes from the team that suffered two humiliating Test defeats by India this month. Selectors have stuck with the same side which lost to India in back-to-back Tests inside...
  • West Indies eye the Aussie way to challenge India in ODIs November 18, 2013

    Mumbai: West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Denesh Ramdin feels that if his side can emulate how Australia played in the seven-match ODI series against India lately, then they can challenge the might of the world champions on home turf. India beat West Indies in the two-Test series, billed as Sachin Tendulkar's farewell, and...
  • CLT20: Mumbai beat Trinidad and Tobago, to meet Rajasthan in the final October 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians booked their spot in the Champions League Twenty20 final against Rajasthan Royals as they beat Trinidad and Tobago by six wickets at the Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium on Saturday. After restricting T&T to 153, Mumbai chased down the target in 19.1 overs, with Dwayne Smith scoring yet...
  • CLT20, 2nd semi-final MI vs T&T: as it happened October 5, 2013

    After handing out a crushing defeat to Chennai Super Kings in their last group match, Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) will look for an encore when they take on Mumbai Indians at the Feroze Shah Kotla ground here in the second semi-final of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) on Saturday. It's been...
  • Ramdin credits TT bowlers for win over CSK October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Trinidad and Tobago skipper Denesh Ramdin was a visibly happy man after his side entered the semi-final of the Champions League and credited the bowlers, especially mystery spinner Sunil Narine, for scripting the eight-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings here. Riding on Lendl Simmons' 41-ball 63 and Rayad Emrit's...
  • As it happened: CSK vs Trinidad and Tobago, Match 20, CLT20 October 2, 2013

    Trinidad and Tobago will have their work cut out when they face Chennai Super Kings in a crucial Champions League Twenty20 Group B tie here at the Feroze Shah Kotla stadium on Wednesday. A win (by D/L method) against the Titans on Monday gave T&T's dwindling campaign a new lease...
  • Trinidad and Tobago have work cut out against marauding CSK October 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Trinidad and Tobago will have their work cut out when they face Chennai Super Kings in a crucial Champions League Twenty20 Group B tie here at the Feroze Shah Kotla stadium on Wednesday. A win (by D/L method) against the Titans on Monday gave T&T's dwindling campaign a new...