Ravi Rampaul

  • CLT20 ideal preparation before India tour, says Ravi Rampaul 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Senior West Indies pacer Ravi Rampaul feels that playing for Barbados Tridents in the ongoing Champions League T20 in India will help him "boost his confidence" ahead of the five-match ODI series against the hosts, starting in another three weeks time. "It would be good for me because I...
  • Team spirit key to Tridents success in CLT20, says Rampaul 6 days ago

    Bridgetown: Seasoned international seamer Ravi Rampaul says Barbados Tridents will look to draw on their great team spirit when they launch their campaign in the Champions League Twenty20 starting next week in India. Rampaul believes the strength of the squad is its unity which exists among their ranks and says...
  • Conditions key to Windies' success: Rampaul March 21, 2014

    Dhaka: West Indies pacer Ravi Rampaul believes smart usage of the conditions will be key to their success in defending the ICC World Twenty20 title. "The key is knowing the conditions, the kind of wickets you're going to bowl on and the right variations you're going to execute on the wicket....
  • 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...
  • Titans face Caribbean test on Monday in CLT20 September 29, 2013

    Ahmedabad: With the race for the lone available semi-final spot from Group B intensifying, Trinidad and Tobago will face a fired up opponent in the Titans in their Champions League Twenty20 match here on Monday. Titans are placed second on the points table with two wins from three matches (eight points)...
  • CLT20: Rampaul stars as Trinidad and Tobago beat Brisbane Heat September 22, 2013

    Ranchi: Pacer Ravi Rampaul led a fine bowling performance by scalping four wickets as Trinidad and Tobago defended a small total to beat Brisbane Heat by 25 runs in a low-scoring Champions League Twenty20 match here Sunday. Put into bat, Trinidad and Tobago could score a modest 135 for nine...
  • Rampaul predicts Trinidad and Tobago to reach Champions League final September 15, 2013

    Port of Spain: Trinidad and Tobago's fast bowler Ravi Rampaul made a bold prediction that his side will reach the final of the 2013 Twenty20 Champions League, starting in India Tuesday. Rampaul said the 'Red Force' is a well rounded team and the players are ready for the challenge and...
  • Injured Ravi Rampaul out of Caribbean Premier League July 30, 2013

    Kingston: Jamaican pace bowler Andrew Richardson has been called up to replace injured seamer Ravi Rampaul in the Jamaica Tallawahs franchise for the Caribbean Premier T20 League which starts on Tuesday. Rampaul has been ruled out of the CPL after sustaining an injury during the recently concluded Tri-Nation series between the...
  • Holder replaces injured Rampaul in West Indies team for tri-series July 2, 2013

    Kingston: Pacer Ravi Rampaul was on Tuesday replaced by Jason Holder in the West Indies cricket team for the second leg of the ODI tri-series against India and Sri Lanka after he sprained his ankle in the opening game. West Indies, who have beaten both India and Sri Lanka in their...
  • Rampaul plans successful return to Windies' Champions Trophy squad May 31, 2013

    Cardiff: Pacer Ravi Rampaul says he plans to make an impact when he returns to the West Indies team for the Champions Trophy beginning next week. The 28-year-old bowler last played for the West Indies in December when the team was in Bangladesh before he was sidelined by an injury. Rampaul, who...
  • We failed to execute our plans, says RCB's Rampaul April 29, 2013

    Jaipur: Better execution of plans and adapting to wickets are the two key elements Royal Challengers Bangalore need to focus on if they are to start winning matches away from home in the ongoing IPL, feels pacer Ravi Rampaul. "We need to execute our plans and will have to adapt to...
  • Ravi Rampaul made the difference in the end: Kohli April 17, 2013

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has said that the West Indies all-rounder Ravi Rampaul made all the difference in their nail-biting win over Delhi Daredevils in the Super Over here. "When we were buying players this year, I specially told the team management that I want Ravi (Rampaul)...
  • IPL 6: RCB pip Delhi Daredevils in a Super Over thriller April 16, 2013

    Bangalore: This IPL stuff is not for the faint-hearted. Match 21 of the league ended in a tie, forcing the second Super Over of the season which resulted in Ravi Rampaul striking twice to secure Royal Challengers Bangalore a thrilling win that moved them to top of the IPL 6...
  • Not dependent on Chris Gayle, says Ravi Rampaul April 15, 2013

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore pacer Ravi Rampaul Monday said the team has the firepower to win matches even without any contribution from explosive opener Chris Gayle. "Even when Gayle doesn't perform, there are other young Indian players waiting for the opportunity to prove themselves. They haven't got a chance yet...
  • Sunil Narine out of West Indies Test squad, Marlon Samuels returns March 9, 2013

    Bridgetown: Sunil Narine has been dropped from West Indies' squad for the first Test against Zimbabwe starting March 12, while Marlon Samuels has returned after a two-month injury lay-off. Narine has been replaced with offspinner Shane Shillingford in a 13-man squad for the Bridgetown Test. Samuels' return will boost the...
  • Rampaul ruled out of Caribbean T20 tournament January 4, 2013

    Port-of-Spain: Trinidad and Tobago fast bowler Ravi Rampaul will miss this year's Caribbean T20 tournament due to injury, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has announced. The confirmation Thursday follows earlier statements from manager Omar Khan suggesting that Rampaul was back in training after overcoming a knee injury and passing a...
  • 2nd Test: Roach, Best star for WI on Day 1 August 3, 2012

    Kingston: Kemar Roach and Tino Best's inspiring fast bowling helped West Indies to bundle out New Zealand for 260 in their first innings on Day 1 of the second Test. Roach claimed four wickets, while Best and Narsingh Deonarine chipped in with two scalps each. For the visitors Martin Guptill was...
  • Rampaul ruled out of second Test July 31, 2012

    Kingston, Jamaica: Ravi Rampaul, the West Indies fast bowler, has been ruled out of the second Test against New Zealand at Sabina Park starting Thursday due to a groin injury. He has been replaced by Fidel Edwards in a 13-man squad for the final match of the series, which West...
  • Samuels and Sammy can bail us out again: Rampaul May 28, 2012

    Nottingham: Fast bowler Ravi Rampaul said that the West Indies have placed their confidence again onthe pair of captain Darren Sammy and Marlon Samuels to bail the Caribbean side out of their latest crisis. Trailing England by 58 runs on the first innings, the West Indies plummeted to 61 for six...
  • 2nd Test: England look to keep West Indies on the mat May 24, 2012

    Nottingham: England will take an unbeatable lead in their three-match series against the West Indies if they win the second Test at Trent Bridge starting on Friday. And, after a five-wicket victory in the first Test at Lord's, few would bet against Andrew Strauss's number one-ranked side going 2-0 up...
  • West Indies hoping to find inspiration at Lord's May 16, 2012

    London: Darren Sammy will look to put the knowledge of Lord's gained from his time as an MCC Young Cricketer to good use when he captains the West Indies in the first Test against England at the "spiritual place of cricket" starting Thursday. The 28-year-old all-rounder spent three seasons, from...
  • WI pace attack struggles ahead of Lord's Test May 15, 2012

    London: Fitness concerns hover over the fast bowling pair of Kemar Roach and Ravi Rampaul ahead of Thursday's start of the first Test against England at Lord's. Roach did not bowl on the final day of the four-day tour match against England Lions on Sunday while Rampaul was limited to...
  • Injuries bother WI after loss to Lions May 16, 2012

    Northampton:The West Indies suffered a crushing 10-wicket defeat against England Lions on Sunday, just four days ahead of their clash with World No.1 England in the opening Test at Lord's. Without the full services of their three-pronged pace attack, the West Indies struggled to make any inroads and the Lions easily...
  • West Indies suffer 10-wicket loss in warm-up tie May 14, 2012

    London: England Lions crushed West Indies by 10 wickets on Sunday, dealing a further blow to the brittle confidence of the tourists ahead of the first Test which starts at Lord's on Thursday. Joe Root (115 not out) and Michael Carberry (72 not out) led the Lions to victory in Northampton...
  • Rampaul regrets West Indies' poor form May 12, 2012

    Northampton (England):Fast bowler Ravi Rampaul was left ruing the West Indies' lack of killer instinct after the Caribbean side let England Lions off the hook on the second day of the four-day tour match here. The Windies struck crucial blows early on Friday to reduce the Lions to 98 for five...