Lendl Simmons

  • West Indies vs New Zealand Live Score: 2nd Twenty20 at Roseau July 6, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: New Zealand opt to bowl against West Indies. Teams: West Indies XI: Lendl Simmons, Dwayne Smith, Andre Fletcher, Darren Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin(w), Darren Sammy(c), Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Samuel Badree, Sheldon Cottrell New Zealand Playing XI: Kane Williamson, James Neesham,...
  • CSK to face Punjab in 2nd qualifier after knocking Mumbai out of IPL 7 May 28, 2014

    David Hussey (40*) and Suresh Raina (54*) kept their calm till the end to help Chennai Super Kings knock out Mumbai Indians of IPL 7 in the Eliminator match at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday. Chennai overhauled the target of 174 with relative ease to win the match...
  • Mumbai Indians' Lendl Simmons scores first century of IPL 7 May 22, 2014

    Mohali: Mumbai Indians' opener Lendl Simmons slammed the first century of IPL 7 to guide his team to a magnificent seven-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab in Mohali on Wednesday. The West Indian was in sublime form during his unbeaten 61-ball 100, which was studded with 14 fours and two sixes....
  • IPL 7: Ton-up Lendl Simmons leads Mumbai to a 7-wicket win over Punjab May 22, 2014

    Lendl Simmons (100 off 61) scored the first century of IPL 7 as he led Mumbai Indians to an emphatic seven-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab in Mohali. Simmons led Mumbai's charge from the very beginning and struck 14 fours and 2 sixes during his unbeaten 100-run knock. Chasing a competitive target...
  • 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...
  • IPL 7: Want to score a half-century in every game for MI, says Simmons May 13, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a short span of two games, Mumbai Indians' Lendl Simmons has made an impression and the opening batsman says he wants to hit a fifty in every outing to enhance his team's chances of reaching the IPL play-offs. Simmons (68) along with Ambati Rayudu (68) put on 130 runs...
  • IPL 7: Rayudu, Simmons power Mumbai to an easy win over Hyderabad May 12, 2014

    Driven by knocks of Lendl Simmons (68 off 50) and Ambati Rayudu (68 off 46), Mumbai Indians overwhelmed Sunrisers Hyderabad's target of 158 with ease by clinching the match by seven wickets at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Monday. A total of 157 looked competitive, but Simmons and Ambati...
  • IPL 7: Lendl Simmons joins Mumbai Indians, replaces Jalaj Saxena April 29, 2014

    Mumbai Indians have been allowed to draft West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons into their squad for IPL 7 in place of Jalaj Saxena as the tournament's technical committee approved the change on Tuesday. "The IPL Event Technical Committee has approved Lendl Simmons as a replacement player for Jalaj Saxena for the...
  • 2nd ODI: West Indies level series with a nail-biting 2-wicket win over India November 25, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: Some gritty batting by the West Indies batsmen, supported by an extremely wet outfield due to dew, helped West Indies overhaul India's challenging total of 288 with two wickets to spare on Sunday. Virat Kohli's 99 and Mahendra Singh Dhoni's 51* propelled India to a challenging total, but it was...
  • CLT20: Trinidad and Tobago enter semis with a convincing win over CSK October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A clinical display saw Trinidad and Tobago beating Chennai Super Kings by eight wickets, topping Group B and booking their place in the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20. After restricting a strong CSK outfit to mere 118 runs, the T&T batsmen made a short work of the run...
  • WI vs Pak, 3rd ODI: Holder earns Windies sensational tie July 20, 2013

    Gros Islet: West Indies No. 11 batsman Jason Holder pulled off a sensational tie in the third one-day international against Pakistan by clubbing 14 runs in the last over on Friday. The home team was looking down the barrel at 215 for 9 but Holder hammered seamer Wahab Riaz for...
  • Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 39 runs in rain-marred match July 9, 2013

    Port of Spain: Kumar Sangakkara struck an unbeaten 90 and captain Angelo Mathews starred with bat and ball Monday as Sri Lanka defeated West Indies by 39 runs in the rain-affected fifth one-day international of the Celkon Mobile Cup. Sangakkara lashed six fours and a six in 95 balls as the...
  • Smith to lead West Indies A in T20s against Sri Lanka A June 18, 2013

    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 team...
  • 2nd T20: West Indies defeat Zimbabwe by 41 runs March 4, 2013

    Antigua: Kieron Pollard hit an unbeaten 45 off 24 balls and Samuel Badree followed with 3 for 17 on Sunday as West Indies beat Zimbabwe by 41 runs to complete a 2-0 win in the Twenty20 series. Pollard slammed three fours and three sixes to lift the West Indies to...
  • West Indies v Zimbabwe, 2nd T20: As it happened March 4, 2013

    Live updates from the second Twenty20 international between West Indies and Zimbabwe at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. Zimbabwe innings: End of over 20: West Indies win by 41 runs Riding on an unbeaten 45 off 24 by Pollard and a magnificent 17 for 3 by Samuel Badree, West Indies...
  • 1st T20: Simmons leads Windies to eight-wicket triumph March 3, 2013

    Antigua: Lendl Simmons' third half-century and an unbroken 85-run third-wicket partnership with Dwayne Bravo guided the West Indies to an eight-wicket win over Zimbabwe in first T20 international on Saturday. Replying to Zimbabwe's 130 for eight, the opening batsman smashed six sixes, the last ending the match at the start of...
  • West Indies v Zimbabwe, 1st T20: As it happened March 3, 2013

    Live updates from the first Twenty20 international between West Indies and Zimbabwe at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. West Indies innings: End of over 16.1, West Indies 131 for 2: Riding on a scintillating half-century by Lendl Simmons, West Indies crushed Zimbabwe by eight wickets in their first Twenty20 match...
  • West Indies retain squad for third ODI July 9, 2012

    Kingston (Jamaica): The West Indies have named an unchanged side for the third one-day international against New Zealand on Wednesday at Warner Park in St Kitts. This comes after the hosts took a crucial 2-0 lead in the five-match series, with a handy 55-run win over the Black Caps at Sabina...
  • Gayle, Narine shine as WI sweep NZ aside July 2, 2012

    Lauderhill, Florida: Chris Gayle smashed his second successive fifty and spinner Sunil Narine claimed 4 for 12 as West Indies romped to a 61-run victory over New Zealand to win 2-0 in the Twenty20 series in Florida. Gayle's 53 off 39 balls set up the Caribbean side's formidable total of 177...
  • 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...
  • Simmons keen to play in ODIs against Eng May 9, 2012

    Port of Spain: Fit-again West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons is targeting a comeback against England in the upcoming limited-overs series next month. The right-handed stroke-maker returned to action in the domestic competition here last month after undergoing surgery in February for a fractured finger suffered during the Regional Four-Day Championship. Last...
  • Bravo, Best recalled for Australia ODI series March 7, 2012

    Bridgetown, Barbados: Allrounder Dwayne Bravo and fast bowler Tino Best were recalled to West Indies' 13-player squad on Tuesday for the opening three matches of the one-day international series against Australia. Best, who has played 14 Tests and 12 ODIs since his debut in 2003, hasn't played for West Indies for...