Dwayne Smith

  • Chris Gayle will explode, warns Dwayne Smith 26-03-2014 02:54 PM

    Dhaka: Opening batsman Dwayne Smith is backing Chris Gayle to explode as West Indies continues its campaign to defend its title in a tough group of the World T20 tournament. Smith, speaking after West Indies 73 run victory over Bangladesh, said he is encouraged that his opening partner has been...
  • Win against Bangladesh boosted our net run-rate, says Sammy 25-03-2014 11:17 PM

    Mirpur: West Indies brought their campaign back on track with a 73-run win over Bangladesh on Tuesday and skipper Darren Sammy said the huge victory will give a boost to their net run-rate in the group of death of the ICC World Twenty20. West Indies had lost their opening match...
  • World T20: West Indies bury listless Bangladesh by 73 runs 25-03-2014 10:38 PM

    Mirpur: Defending champions West Indies kept their hopes alive of a semi-final berth with a resounding 73-run thrashing of hosts Bangladesh in a Group 2 Super 10 match of the ICC World Twenty20 on Tuesday. Chasing a target of 172, Bangladesh's inept batting performance once again brought about their downfall...
  • 3rd T20: England end series with thrilling win over WI 14-03-2014 08:21 AM

    England survived a late onslaught from the tail-end batsmen of West Indies to win a thrilling third and final Twenty20 by five runs in Barbados on Thursday. The home team had a chance to make it a 3-0 victory in the series but captain Darren Sammy was unable to hit...
  • 2nd ODI: Ravi Bopara steers England to 3-wicket win over West Indies 03-03-2014 02:08 AM

    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...
  • Chris Gayle eager to open batting with Dwayne Smith in World T20 19-02-2014 01:25 PM

    Kingston: Flamboyant batsman Chris Gayle says he is relishing the prospect of opening with in-form Dwayne Smith when the West Indies begin their Twenty20 series against Ireland here. Gayle has returned to the side since an injury in India last November while Smith has been recalled on a wave of...
  • Dwayne Smith targets home series against England 18-02-2014 07:50 PM

    Port of Spain: Hard hitting opening batsman Dwayne Smith says he plans to continue his prolific run in the Twenty20 series against Ireland in an effort to force his way into the West Indies limited over squad for the home series against England. Smith Monday outlined his goal after winning...
  • Dwayne Smith pulls out of Big Bash 21-12-2013 02:41 PM

    Bridgetown: West Indies cricketer Dwayne Smith has pulled out of the Big Bash League (BBL), Australia's premier T20 tournament, the Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) has confirmed. No reason has yet been given for Smith's decision to withdraw and speculation has heightened in Barbados over the sudden move after he played...
  • Dwayne Smith signs for Perth Scorchers in Big Bash League 21-11-2013 02:01 PM

    Perth: West Indies batsman Dwayne Smith has signed as the Perth Scorchers' second international player for new Big Bash League (BBL) season. Smith, 30, is an accomplished short game specialist having represented Sussex, Deccan Chargers, Mumbai Indians and his country at the Twenty20 level. The Barbadian all-rounder will join the...
  • CLT20: Rahane wins Golden Bat, Dwayne Smith Man of the Series 07-10-2013 08:43 AM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians' Dwayne Smith and Harbhajan Singh won the Man-of-the-Series and Man-of-the-match awards, respectively, after winning the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) title at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium here on Sunday. With scores of 9, 63*, 48, 59 and 44, the in-form Smith bagged the Man-of-the-Series award. Harbhajan,...
  • Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals to win their 2nd CLT20 title 06-10-2013 11:26 PM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians gave Sachin Tendulkar a perfect send off from T20 cricket, winning their second Champions League Twenty20 title, beating Rajasthan Royals by 33 runs in the summit clash at the Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium on Sunday. Riding on quick runs by Dwayne Smith (44 off 39) and...
  • Rohit Sharma, Dwayne Smith drive Mumbai Indians into CLT20 semi-finals 02-10-2013 06:47 PM

    New Delhi: Rohit Sharma and Dwayne Smith played important innings to drive Mumbai Indians into the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20, beating Perth Scorchers by six wickets in their last group match at the Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium on Wednesday. Mumbai needed to chase Perth's 149 in 14.2 overs...
  • I wanted to hang on for first few overs: Dwayne Smith 28-09-2013 10:53 AM

    Jaipur: Mumbai Indians kept themselves in contention for a Champions League Twenty20 semi-final berth with a win over Lions and Dwayne Smith was a happy man that he played a match-winning knock to help his side bounce back. "I am happy that we are back in contention. There was some...
  • CLT20: Smith, Pollard stage comfortable win for Mumbai Indians 27-09-2013 11:34 PM

    Mumbai Indians registered their first win of Champions League T20 2013 as they beat Highveld Lions by seven wickets at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium at Jaipur on Friday. Chasing a modest total of 141 runs to win, Mumbai lost Sachin Tendulkar early when he was clean bowled for five by...
  • Smith to lead West Indies A in T20s against Sri Lanka A 18-06-2013 03:38 PM

    Kingston: West Indies batsman Dwayne Smith will lead the West Indies A team against Sri Lanka A in two Twenty20 matches this week at Arnos Vale. Smith, a prolific scorer in the just ended Indian Premier League (IPL), is one of four members of the West Indies World T20 champion...
  • How Mumbai Indians made it to the IPL 6 final 25-05-2013 03:06 PM

    Mumbai Indians entered this season of the IPL as serious contenders for the title and through some good cricket have set up a rematch of the 2010 final against Chennai Super Kings. Here, we take a look at how Mumbai's season has panned out. 1st match, v RCB in Bangalore...
  • Dwayne Smith fined 10 percent match fee 25-05-2013 02:11 PM

    Kolkata: Mumbai Indians batsman Dwayne Smith Saturday was fined 10 percent of his match fee for breaching the Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during the Qualifier 2 match against Rajasthan Royals at the Eden Gardens Friday. Smith admitted to the Level 1 offence of conduct contrary to the...
  • Mumbai Indians edge Rajasthan Royals to reach IPL 6 final 25-05-2013 12:45 AM

    Kolkata: Mumbai Indians set their date with Chennai Super Kings on Sunday's IPL 6 final after beating Rajasthan Royals by four wickets in the second Qualifier at the Eden Gardens on Friday. Following a stellar performance in the field by Harbhajan Singh (3 for 23), Mumbai were steered towards victory...
  • Dwayne Smith promises to rectify mistakes 23-05-2013 08:35 PM

    Kolkata: Mumbai Indians's explosive batsman Dwayne Smith on Thursday lamented that he has squandered many a good starts but vowed to make it count against Rajasthan Royals in the IPL Qualifier 2 on Friday. "Yes, it's frustrating. I've got a five or six starts, three fifties but did not carry...
  • Chennai make fifth IPL final with big win over Mumbai 21-05-2013 11:36 PM

    New Delhi: Chennai Super Kings made their fifth final in six seasons when they defeated Mumbai Indians by 48 runs in Qualifier 1 of IPL 6 at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium on Tuesday. While the win took Chennai directly to the final on Sunday, Mumbai still have a chance...
  • We are hoping to be more consistent after RCB win: Smith 28-04-2013 12:51 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians opener Dwayne Smith, whose 36-ball 50 guided the home team to a huge win over the high-flying Royal Challengers Bangalore, said the triumph will inspire his team to be more consistent in the ongoing IPL. "Any win in IPL should be a confidence booster... I am sure...
  • When Kohli was booed and Harbhajan did a 'Bhangnam' 28-04-2013 09:07 AM

    In cricket it rarely happens that a player loved by public for playing for his country is booed when he represents a different franchise in a Twenty20 game. But Virat Kohli, who is the captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore, was booed and called a 'cheater' after his side went down...
  • All-round Mumbai thrash Bangalore by 58 runs 27-04-2013 11:39 PM

    Mumbai: Medium pacer Dhawal Kulkarni removed Royal Challengers Bangalore's top order in the blink of an eye to help Mumbai Indians to a thumping 58-run win here at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday night. This was Mumbai's fifth win in eight matches, while Bangalore suffered their third defeat in nine...
  • Wanted to play out Sunil Narine: Dwayne Smith 25-04-2013 10:11 AM

    Mumbai Indians' opener Dwayne Smith, who lead his team to victory against Kolkata with a match winning knock of 62 in 47 balls at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday said that he wanted to play out Sunil Narine as he was in a wicket-taking form and wanted to get himself...