KIERAN POWELL

  • West Indies call up uncapped pair for second Test against New Zealand June 14, 2014

    Port of Spain: West Indies have made two changes to their batting lineup ahead of the second Test against New Zealand, beginning on Monday at Queen's Park Oval. Following the batting failures which contributed to a 186run defeat inside four days in last week's first Test in Jamaica, the selectors...
  • West Indies players feeling homesick in New Zealand January 12, 2014

    Auckland: Some West Indies players admitted that their minds were wandering elsewhere in the ongoing Twenty20 series against the New Zealand. The West Indies started their tour of New Zealand Nov 27 and have since played three Tests, five oneday internationals and one T20 international. Their last match of the series...
  • 5th ODI: West Indies hammer NZ by 203 runs to level series at 22 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 oneday international on Wednesday, leveling the fivematch series 22. Edwards made 123 not out and shared a 211run fourth wicket partnership with...
  • 2nd Test: Wickets put New Zealand ahead on Day 2 December 12, 2013

    Wellington: Kirk Edwards and Marlon Samuels made halfcenturies to guide the West Indies to 158 for 4 in reply to New Zealand first innings of 441 at stumps on Thursday on the second day of the second Test. On a day when rain restricted play to 62 overs, Edwards and Samuels...
  • 1st Test: Taylor's double century puts NZ on top December 4, 2013

    Dunedin: Ross Taylor's first Test double century helped New Zealand to 609 for 9 declared before his bowlers reduced West Indies to 67 for 2 as the hosts took firm control on day two of the first Test in Dunedin on Wednesday. Taylor produced a controlled 217 not out and combined...
  • 1st Test Day 1, NZ vs WI: as it happened December 3, 2013

    For ballbyball 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...
  • We can beat anybody, anywhere: Powell warns India November 26, 2013

    West Indies opener Kieran Powell came into the West Indies eleven for the second ODI after Chris Gayle was ruled out, and the opening batsman made the most of his chance with a solid 59 to help his side chase a stiff 288 set by India. Now he feels West...
  • Was under no pressure to bat like Chris Gayle: Kieran Powell November 25, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: A sudden injury to Chris Gayle gave Kieran Powell a berth in West Indies's playing eleven for the second ODI and the young lefthander, who struck a fifty to set up the visitor's serieslevelling win over India, said he was under no pressure to live upto senior teammate's reputation. "I...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, Day 3 October 11, 2013

    West Indies A Second Innings: Stumps, Day 3: India A were on top at stumps on day 3 after West Indies A lost three wickets in their second innings. Earlier, India A, inspired by the triple century from Pujara, declared their innings at 564. West Indies A were 116 for 3...
  • India A behind in 2nd unofficial Test against WI A October 4, 2013

    Shimoga: India A conceded a slender 47run firstinnings lead to the West Indies A despite a fighting halfcentury by Uday Kaul on the third day of the second unofficial Test here on Friday. At the close of play on Day 2, West Indies A were 28 for no loss in their...
  • WI A sitting pretty after spinners wreak havoc on India A September 27, 2013

    Mysore: Opener Kieran Powell's half century along with spinners Veerasammy Permaul and Nikita Miller's magical spell, tightened the West Indies A grip over India A on the third day of the first unofficial Test at Gangothri Glades Cricket Grounds here Friday. At stumps, the visitors were 130 for three in reply...
  • Pujarainspired India A take on West Indies A in first unofficial Test September 24, 2013

    Mysore: Led by an inform Cheteshwar Pujara, India A would eye revenge for the ODI series loss when they take on a confident West Indies A in the unofficial threeTest series starting Wednesday. Saurashtra runmachine Pujara has had a good series with the bat against South Africa A and will...
  • Only T20: Chance for Yuvraj-led India A to regain lost ground September 20, 2013

    Bangalore: Having suffered a surprise defeat in the unofficial ODI series, it will be an opportunity for the Yuvraj Singh-led India A to regain some of the lost ground when they lock horns with the West Indies A in the one-off Twenty20 match here Saturday The 1-2 series loss was a...
  • Kieran Powell credits bowlers for win over India A September 19, 2013

    Bangalore: Quite obviously, skipper Kieran Powell was pleased as punch that his team, the West Indies 'A', bounced back to win the three-match one-day series 2-1 against India 'A' here Thursday as he attributed the success to some disciplined bowling. "Of course, I am extremely delighted to have come back and...
  • West Indies A defeat India A by 45 runs, clinch series 2-1 September 19, 2013

    Bangalore: India A suffered a rare series defeat as West Indies A rode on Kirk Edwards' run-a-ball century to beat the home team by 45 runs in the third and decisive unofficial ODI at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Thursday. The 1-2 series defeat at the hands of West Indies A...
  • As it happened: India A vs WI A, 3rd one-dayer September 19, 2013

    India A innings: End of over 50: West Indies A restrict India A to 267/8 to win the match by 45 runs and with it the series 2-1. End of over 47, India A 251 for 8:: India eight down. Siddarth Paul dismissed by Permaul for 6. West Indies racing towards...
  • India A vs West Indies A: Close battle on the cards in decider September 18, 2013

    Bangalore: If Kieran Powell's West Indies A believe that they are in with a chance to win the three-match ODI series against India A as the two teams go into Thursday's concluding game here tied 1-1, then the optimism is not misplaced. The visitors showed plenty of pluck to bounce back...
  • Carter's dropped catch cost us dear: Yuvraj Singh September 17, 2013

    Bangalore: India A skipper Yuvraj Singh summed up accurately when he pointed out that centurion Jonathan Carter's dropped catch when he was on six, besides poor batting, contributed to the 55-run defeat against West Indies A in the second of the three one-day games on Tuesday. "We did not bowl well...
  • Yuvraj-led India A eye encore in second one-dayer September 16, 2013

    Bangalore: Their confidence on high after the comprehensive win in the opener, India A would look to seal the three-match unofficial ODI series against West Indies A in the second 50-over game between the two sides at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Tuesday. Skipper Yuvraj Singh stole the limelight with a...
  • Edwards and Powell to lead West Indies A squads to India August 28, 2013

    St John's: The West Indies Cricket Board has announced A-team squads to tour India next month for Tests, one-dayers and Twenty20 matches. Kirk Edwards will lead the side in the three unofficial Tests against India A and Kieran Powell will captain the side in the three one-day matches and one...
  • 3rd ODI: West Indies in mustwin situation February 5, 2013

    Canberra: Before the start of the fivematch series West Indian captain Darren Sammy spoke of how he believed his team could achieve a rare ODI trophy. Now, after two consecutive defeats, Sammy finds West Indies needing to win the third match in Canberra on Wednesday to keep the series alive....
  • Powell rues careerbest did not earn Windies a win February 4, 2013

    Perth: Opener Kieran Powell said he was disappointed at not being able to deliver a victory for the West Indies in the second OneDay International against Australia here. The lefthander carved out a careerbest 83 off 90 balls in a 126run, fourthwicket stand with Dwayne Bravo (45) but the West...
  • 2nd Test: NZ build 110run lead over WI August 3, 2012

    Kingston: West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels struck a brilliant 123 on Friday but New Zealand's seamers set up a healthy first innings lead on a gripping second day of the second Test at Sabina Park. West Indies, 11 for 0 overnight in reply to New Zealand's first innings total of 260,...
  • 1st Test: NZ 1993 at stumps against Windies July 28, 2012

    Antigua: Brendon McCullum struck 84 while opener Martin Guptill added 67 on Saturday as New Zealand batsmen led a spirited fightback on day four of the first cricket Test against the West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium. The visitors, after conceding a first innings lead of 171, closed on...