Dwayne Bravo

  • Dwayne Bravo says he is close to full recovery May 22, 2014

    Port of Spain: West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo says he is close to making a full recovery from injury as he heads to Barbados on Thursday to join a training camp ahead of the home series against New Zealand which bowls off next month. The One Day International (ODI) skipper, who...
  • IPL 7: CSK rope in David Hussey to replace injured Dwayne Bravo May 13, 2014

    Chennai Super Kings have roped in Australian batsman David Hussey as replacement for the injured Dwayne Bravo, who has already been ruled out of the rest of IPL 7 due to injury. Bravo did damage to this shoulder while trying to take a catch in the first match of the season...
  • Dwayne Bravo bitter about not making it to Windies Test squad April 30, 2014

    London: West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo is disappointed with the selectors' decision to keep him out of the Test team for the last four years. Bravo, who skippers the West Indies One-Day International side, has been complaining ahead of the home series against New Zealand, which begins in June. "I must stress...
  • Dwayne Bravo, Nic Maddinson, Nathan Coulter-Nile to miss rest of IPL 7 April 27, 2014

    Dubai: Dwayne Bravo, Nic Maddinson and Nathan Coulter-Nile will no longer be able to participate in the ongoing seventh edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as all three are nursing injuries. The IPL Technical Committee Sunday approved the replacement of these three players. Chennai Super Kings's Bravo is out with...
  • Chennai Super Kings' Dwayne Bravo suffers shoulder injury April 18, 2014

    Abu Dhabi: Chennai Super Kings allrounder Dwayne Bravo suffered a shoulder injury while fielding during Kings XI Punjab's innings in their IPL match on Friday. Bravo took a tumble while fielding at point region in the 11th over to get himself injured. He unsuccessfully tried to stop a switch hit by Glenn...
  • Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 27 runs (D/L) to enter World T20 final April 3, 2014

    Mirpur: A dominant Sri Lanka on Thursday made it to the ICC World T20 final for the third time knocking out defending champions West Indies by 27 runs via the Duckworth Lewis method after thundershowers stopped proceedings in the 14th over of the second innings. Batting first in the first semi-final,...
  • Respect game and fellow cricketers: Bravo's message to Australia April 2, 2014

    Mirpur: Emphasising that cricketers have certain responsibilities towards their fans, especially the youth, West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has advocated playing a sledging-free game. A James Faulkner's poor-in-taste jibe directed towards them pumped up the West Indians and the Caribbean team came out all guns blazing to topple the Australians en...
  • Hafeez says sorry to fans for the shameful defeat April 1, 2014

    Mirpur: Pakistan skipper Mohammed Hafeez apologised to the fans for not showing enough stomach for fight against the West Indies as they crashed to a huge 84-run defeat to make an exit from the ICC World Twenty20, here on Tuesday. It is first time that Pakistan have not made it to...
  • World T20: Clinical West Indies thrash Pakistan to seal semis spot April 1, 2014

    Mirpur: Defending champions West Indies pummelled a listless Pakistan by 84 runs to set up the ICC World Twenty20 semi-final clash against Sri Lanka on Tuesday. Dwayne Bravo (46) and skipper Darren Sammy (42 not out) pulverised a decent looking bowling in the final three overs as West Indies put up...
  • World T20, Pak vs WI Match 32: as it happened April 1, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Toss and Team news: West Indies have won the toss and opted to bat against Pakistan. Both the teams are unchanged. It will be a battle between two world-class off-spinners as defending champions West Indies meet Pakistan in a 'Do-or-Die'...
  • Our IPL experience helped us clinch the Australia match: Dwayne Bravo March 30, 2014

    Mirpur: West Indies all rounder Dwayne Bravo credited their experience of playing in the IPL for their stupendous victory over Australia, saying playing the T20 league has prepared them well to handle pressure situations. Bravo had scored an unbeaten 27 off only 12 balls in that thrilling chase of 179 but...
  • West Indies not carried away by World T20 warm-up showing March 20, 2014

    Mirpur: Allrounder Dwayne Bravo says defending champions West Indies would not get carried away by their streak of wins leading into the World T20 in Bangladesh. The West Indies registered convincing wins over Sri Lanka on Wednesday and England on Tuesday, in warm-up matches, as they prepare for the tournament which...
  • 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...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs England, 3rd ODI March 6, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: West Indies decided to field. TEAM NEWS: West Indies replace Kirk Edwards with Marlon Samuels, while Eoin Morgan returns for England in place of Luke Wright. West Indies won the first ODI by 15 runs, but England came back to level...
  • Dwayne Bravo wants more from batsmen in last ODI March 5, 2014

    St. John's: West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo wants more runs from his batsmen when they take on England in the third and deciding One-Day International (ODI) here on Wednesday. England levelled the series one-all after holding their nerve to clinch a three-wicket win in the second ODI Sunday after the West...
  • 3rd ODI: WI coach ready for final, England captain banks on momentum March 4, 2014

    West Indies won the first ODI by 15 runs before England came back through Ravi Bopara's heroics to win at Antigua by 3 wickets and level the series, which has turned the third ODI on Wednesday into a series-decider. West Indies coach Ottis Gibson is looking at it as a 'World...
  • 2nd ODI: Ravi Bopara steers England to 3-wicket win over West Indies March 3, 2014

    Antigua: Ravi Bopara hit an unbeaten 38 and shared a match-winning stand with captain Stuart Broad to lead England to a tense three-wicket victory over the West Indies in their second one-day international on Sunday. The pair added an unbroken 58 off 80 balls - the highest partnership of the match...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs England, 1st ODI March 1, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: England won the toss and opted to bowl. Playing XIs: England: 1 Michael Lumb, 2 Moeen Ali, 3 Luke Wright, 4 Joe Root, 5 Ben Stokes, 6 Jos Buttler (wk), 7 Ravi Bopara, 8 Tim Bresnan, 9 Chris Jordan, 10 Stuart...
  • Dream to be picked for IPL, says Santokie February 18, 2014

    Kingston: Jamaican fast bowler Krishmar Santokie has said his being picked in the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction was a dream come true. Santokie was selected by defending champions Mumbai Indians on the second and final auction day on Thursday, for $50,000. He is set to join West Indies team-mate, the...
  • Bravo, Gayle agree to accept WICB retainer contracts January 18, 2014

    Port of Spain: Dwayne Bravo and Chris Gayle have decided to accept retainer contracts with the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) after years of refusing it. The move by Gayle and Bravo represents a turnaround from their decision not to accept retainer contracts in 2010 while a third player who did...
  • 2nd T20, NZ vs WI: as it happened January 15, 2014

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. TOSS: West Indies won the toss and decided to bat. TEAM NEWS: New Zealand have replaced Mitchell McClenaghan with Tim Southee. West Indies have made two changes: Denesh Ramdin and Jason Holder have come in for Ravi Rampaul and Samuel Badree. PLAYING...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs West Indies, 1st T20 January 11, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Result: New Zealand posted a huge total, thanks to the blazing innings from Brendon McCullum (60 off 45) and Luke Ronchi (48* off 25), and then defended it well with Nathan McCullum picking up four wickets. New Zealand won the toss...
  • CSK name Dhoni, Raina, Ashwin, Jadeja, Bravo as five retained players January 10, 2014

    Making use of the IPL rules that allow a franchise to retain five players before the auction on February 12, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have tweeted the names of MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Dwayne Bravo as the players they have decided to retain. Tournament rules allow...
  • Win over NZ is WI's biggest ever against a Test-playing nation January 8, 2014

    After being hammered in two of the three matches of the five-match series, it was not expected that West Indies will spring a surprise in the final match against New Zealand. But they not only won the contest in Hamilton by 203 runs to level the series 2-2, but also...
  • 5th ODI: West Indies hammer NZ by 203 runs to level series at 2-2 January 8, 2014

    Hamilton: Kirk Edwards and Dwayne Bravo made centuries and Kieran Powell struck 73 from 44 balls as the West Indies crushed New Zealand by 203 runs in the fifth one-day international on Wednesday, leveling the five-match series 2-2. Edwards made 123 not out and shared a 211-run fourth wicket partnership with...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs West Indies, 5th ODI January 8, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) TOSS: New Zealand won the toss and decided to bowl. TEAM NEWS: The hosts are unchanged from the fourth ODI. West Indies have made two changes: Kieran Powell replaces Narsingh Deonarine and allrounder Andre Russell comes in for Tino Best. New...
  • New Zealand beat West Indies by 58 runs (D/L method) January 4, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum won the toss and opted to bat first. Teams: New Zealand: Martin Guptill, Jesse Ryder, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Brendon McCullum(c), Corey Anderson, Luke Ronchi(w), Nathan McCullum, Tim Southee, Kyle Mills, Mitchell McClenaghan West Indies: Johnson Charles, Lendl...
  • 2nd ODI: West Indies eye another win over hosts New Zealand December 28, 2013

    After clinching a low-scoring contest in the first ODI, West Indies will look to go 2-0 up in the 2nd ODI against the host New Zealand in Napier on Sunday. West Indies closed the contest in Auckland with just two wickets to spare, with Darren Sammy playing a cameo, smashing 43...
  • West Indies ODI captain Bravo laments loss of key players December 25, 2013

    Auckland: West Indies One-Day international (ODI) captain Dwayne Bravo is lamenting the absence of Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard and Marlon Samuels from the side as it prepares to battle against New Zealand in an ODI series starting on Boxing Day. The three players have been injured and will be unavailable for...