Devendra Bishoo

  • Saqlain Mushtaq invited to work with West Indies spinners August 29, 2013

    Former Pakistan offspinner Saqlain Mushtaq has agreed to working with West Indies spinners during a three-week training camp, beginning September 3. West Indies coach Ottis Gibson suggested Saqlain's name for the camp, which will be attended by players from senior, emerging and women's teams. "West Indian head coach Otis Gibson on...
  • Pakistan stretched in warm-up against West Indies July 12, 2013

    Georgetown: A stubborn ninth wicket stand of 41 between Devendra Bishoo and Steven Jacobs brought Guyana to the brink of victory but it was still not enough to prevent Pakistan from stealing an exciting seven-run win in their warm-up 50-over match here. Bishoo and Jacobs on Thursday scored responsible knocks of...
  • India A barely manage 230 in third Test June 17, 2012

    Gros Islet: India A batsmen struggled yet again and managed to score 230 after being put in to bat by West Indies A in the decisive third and final Test here at the Beausejour Cricket Stadium. In reply, West Indies A were 34 without loss, with Test opener Kieran Powell unbeaten...
  • West Indies discards play for a recall v India A June 2, 2012

    Bridgetown: The West Indies A side will face India A in a series opener four-day match starting here on Saturday, with players from the home team looking to impress selectors for a recall to the senior setup. Openers Kraigg Brathwaite and Lendl Simmons, along with leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo, are all expected...
  • West Indies eyeing fightback in second Test April 15, 2012

    Port of Spain: After letting the first Test slip through their fingers in fading light on the last day, West Indies will look to rebound when they take on Australia in the second Test, starting on Sunday. Captain Darren Sammy is convinced that West Indies will learn from Wednesday's three-wicket loss...
  • West Indies fret over Barath, Bishoo fitness November 29, 2011

    Port of Spain: West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) director Baldath Mahabir is worried about the injuries in the regional side and has singled out opener Adrian Barath as a source of concern. "We have had too many players breaking down over the past few seasons. I am particularly worried about two...
  • 'Defeat would have broken our hearts' November 26, 2011

    Mumbai: Satisfied after snatching a thrilling draw in the third Test against India on Saturday, West Indies skipper Darren Sammy said a defeat in the final match of the series would have broken their hearts, especially after scoring a massive total in the first innings. Chasing 243 runs in the second...
  • We lost wickets at the wrong time: Dhoni November 26, 2011

    Mumbai: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said the fifth day's play in the third Test against the West Indies on Saturday was "superb," though he rued that India failed to get over the line, the match eventually ending in a draw as India fell short by one run. "It was a...