SAMUEL BADREE

  • As it happened: West Indies vs New Zealand, 1st Twenty20 July 5, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: New Zealand opt to bowl against West Indies. Prematch: Sunil Narine returns to the West Indies fold with the mystery spinner seeking to maintain his stranglehold over New Zealand in the T20 Internationals on Saturday and Sunday at Windsor Park...
  • Leg spin placates batsmen at stellar World T20 April 7, 2014

    Mirpur: Now that the dust has settled on Sri Lanka's maiden World Twenty20 triumph in Bangladesh, legspinners across the world can raise a toast to a craft that shone against a barrage of power-hitting over the past three weeks. Modern powerful bats, field restrictions and the brevity of the format instilled...
  • Badree replaces Narine as No. 1 T20 bowler April 3, 2014

    Dhaka: West Indies' leg-spinner Samuel Badree has moved up a place to replace teammate Sunil Narine as the number-one ranked bowler in the latest Reliance ICC Player Ranking for T20I bowlers. The latest update was released on Wednesday, a day after the group stage of the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014...
  • World T20: West Indies bury listless Bangladesh by 73 runs March 25, 2014

    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 as...
  • 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...
  • WI thrash Aus by 74 runs, will face SL in the final October 5, 2012

    Colombo: Chris Gayle smashed a blistering unbeaten 75 as West Indies stormed into their maiden ICC World Twenty20 final with a crushing 74run victory over a listless Australia at the R Premadasa Stadium here on Friday. Opting to bat, Gayle butchered the Australian bowlers with a 41ball 75run innings as West...
  • Best, Russell in West Indies ODI squad July 2, 2012

    Lauderhill, Florida: West Indies selectors have largely kept faith with the players that won 20 in a Twenty20 series against New Zealand in Florida at the weekend for the first two oneday internationals against the same opponent. The only players in the 13man Twenty20 squad to miss out are legspinner Samuel...
  • WI include Badree for next two T20s June 25, 2012

    Nottingham: Uncapped legspinner Samuel Badree was included in the West Indies squad announced on Sunday for two Twenty20 internationals against New Zealand in Florida this coming weekend. The 31yearold Trinidad and Tobago bowler was the only player from outside the party selected for the tour of England to be included in...