SHANE SHILLINGFORD

  • 1st Test: Debutant Mark Craig stars as New Zealand defeat West Indies by 186 runs June 12, 2014

    Kingston: Debutant offspinner Mark Craig took 4 for 97 and legspinner Ish Sodhi added 3 for 42 as New Zealand completed victory against the West Indies by 186 runs late on day four Wednesday of the opening cricket Test. The West Indies, set an improbable 403 to win, were bowled out...
  • Shillingford can resume bowling but without doosra: ICC March 26, 2014

    Dhaka: West Indies' Shane Shillingford was on Wednesday allowed by the ICC to resume bowling in international after undergoing remedial work but the off-spinner has been barred from bowling his 'doosra' delivery. Shillingford was reported at the end of second day's play in the Mumbai Test against India in November and...
  • Windies offie Shillingford to make comeback with tweaked action March 20, 2014

    St.John's: Suspended West Indies spinner Shane Shillingford returns to action this weekend after undergoing remedial work on his bowling action. The 31-year-old off-spinner is set to appear for third-placed Windward Islands, when they face leaders Jamaica in the Regional 4-Day Tournament starting on Friday at Sabina Park in Kingston, Jamaica. Shillingford was...
  • Shillingford faces uphill struggle to revive career December 18, 2013

    Port of Spain: Two former West Indies cricketers, Bryan Davis and Tony Gray, believe it will be an uphill struggle for suspended offspinner Shane Shillingford to rekindle his international cricket career. The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Monday that Shillingford was suspended from bowling in international matches after his actions...
  • 3rd Test: New Zealand aim for series win against West Indies December 18, 2013

    Hamilton: New Zealand's breakthrough win in the second Test against the West Indies has given it a taste for victory which it hopes to experience again in the third Test that starts at Hamilton on Thursday. The win at Wellington's Basin Reserve, by an innings and 73 runs, was New Zealand's...
  • West Indies' Shane Shillingford 'gutted' over ban: coach December 17, 2013

    Wellington: West Indies spinner Shane Shillingford is "gutted" at being banned for using an illegal bowling action but hopes to return to international cricket soon, national coach Ottis Gibson said in New Zealand Tuesday. The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced late Monday that Shillingford had been banned indefinitely after an independent...
  • ICC suspends Shane Shillingford for illegal bowling action December 16, 2013

    Dubai: In a major blow to the West Indies cricket team, offspinner Shane Shillingford was on Monday suspended by the ICC for having an illegal bowling action, while another tweaker Marlon Samuels' quicker deliveries were also ruled illegitimate. "...an independent biomechanical analysis has found the bowling action of West Indies' offspinner...
  • Unease over pending results on Shillingford and Samuels bowling test December 10, 2013

    Wellington: West Indies coach Ottis Gibson says he does not believe the International Cricket Council (ICC) should reveal the results of bowling test conducted on Shane Shillingford and Marlon Samuels while the second Test against New Zealand is underway. The deadline for the report into their action passes midway through the...
  • Andy Roberts defends WI spinners called for suspect action November 25, 2013

    St. John's: Former West Indies fast bowler Andy Roberts has accused some umpires and the world governing body for cricket, International Cricket Council (ICC), of targetting Caribbean bowlers Shane Shillingford and Marlon Samuels. Both players were reported for suspect action by umpires during the second Test between the West Indies and...
  • Shillingford, Samuels reported for suspect bowling actions November 16, 2013

    After their hapless display in the twomatch Test series against India, West Indies dealt a further jolt when their offspinners Shane Shillingford and Marlon Samuels were reported with suspected illegal bowling actions at the second Test against India, which ended in Mumbai on Saturday. Samuels and Shillingford actions were reported by...
  • Shane Shillingford says he was up for the challenge November 15, 2013

    Mumbai: West Indies offspinner Shane Shillingford, who has been the standout performer for the visiting team in the ongoing twomatch Test series, said he was geared up for the challenge to play India in their own backyard. "When I left home, I was up for a challenge coming to India. I...
  • India seven wickets away from winning Tendulkar's farewell series November 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar moved into the home straight of his final lap on Friday, with India close to sweeping West Indies and with it the twoTest series by winning the Wankhede Test in three days. The day began with cricketing world in the grip of Tendulkar fever. With its favourite...
  • Offspinner Shillingford confident of success in India October 29, 2013

    Kolkata: He may be the unknown commodity to the Indians but West Indies offspinner Shane Shillingford says that he had plans to fox the home side players with his guile in the upcoming twoTest series. Asked about the homework he had done for the Indian batsmen who are good players of...
  • Saqlain impressed by Windies spinner Shillingford September 17, 2013

    Bridgetown: Former Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq has singled out West Indies offspinner Shane Shillingford as a player who has impressed him as he leads a bowling clinic in the Caribbean. Shillingford and several other male and female West Indian spinners have been attending the clinic at the Sagicor High Performance Centre...
  • Nurse to replace Shillingford in Windies A tour of India September 8, 2013

    St. John's: The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has called up Barbadian Ashley Nurse to the West Indies A team for the upcoming tour of India. Nurse will replace fellow offspinner Shane Shillingford of Dominica on the tour which will include three one-day matches, one Twenty20 and three unoffocial Tests. The...
  • Huge leap for Shane Shillingford in ICC Test rankings March 28, 2013

    Dubai: West Indies offspinner Shane Shillingford's success in the recent twoTest series against Zimbabwe has catapulted him up the International Cricket Council Test bowlers' rankings. In the latest rankings released Wednesday, the 30yearold Shillingford jumped a whopping 18 spots to be 23rd, to be the biggest mover. The rightarmer bowled outstandingly to...
  • Historymaking Shane Shillingford has no plans to leave March 23, 2013

    Dominica: The offspinner Shane Shillingford has broken the West Indian record for most wickets in a twomatch series, and following his second consecutive ManoftheMatch award and first ManoftheSeries award he is keen to continue the good work achieved against Zimbabwe. Shillingford finished with 19 wickets at 10.52 in two...
  • West Indies crush Zimbabwe by an innings and 65 runs to win the series March 22, 2013

    Dominica: West Indies cruised to an innings and 65run victory over Zimbabwe to clinch the second and final Test inside three days at Windsor Park on Friday. After declaring at their overnight position of 381 for eight, and with a first innings lead of 206, the hosts bowled out Zimbabwe...
  • As it happened: West Indies v Zimbabwe, 2nd Test, Day 2 March 21, 2013

    Live updates from day two of the second Test between West Indies and Zimbabwe at Windsor Park, Dominica. West Indies Innings: End of Day 2: 381 for 8 The second day completely belonged to West Indies batsmen with Chris Gayle and Shivnarine Chanderpaul scoring centuries, and Denesh Ramdin scoring a...
  • 2nd Test: WI in command after restricting Zimbabwe for 175 March 21, 2013

    Roseau: Offspinner Shane Shillingford claimed 5-59 and opener Chris Gayle followed with an unbeaten 61 as West Indies took control of the second cricket Test against Zimbabwe on day one Wednesday at Windsor Park. Shillingford's third five-wicket haul in Tests helped to skittle Zimbabwe for 175, with fellow offspinner Marlon...
  • Shillingford hopes to spin more magic at home against Zimbabwe March 19, 2013

    Dominica: Tall spinner Shane Shillingford returns home to Dominica hoping to continue his heroics as the West Indies chase a sixth successive cricket Test victory when they take on Zimbabwe, starting on Wednesday. Shillingford was man of the match after taking nine wickets in last week's easy triumph in the...
  • Nine-wicket Shillingford basks in career-best performance March 15, 2013

    Bridgetown: West Indies offspinner Shane Shillinford has termed his nine-wicket haul against Zimbabwe in the Kensington Oval Test as the best performance of his fledgling career. Returning to the side after more than nine months, Shillingford played a major role in West Indies' nine-wicket win over Zimbabwe - their fifth...
  • 1st Test: West Indies thrash Zimbabwe by nine wickets March 14, 2013

    Bridgetown: Offspinner Shane Shillingford grabbed 6 for 49 as West Indies coasted to a nine-wicket victory against Zimbabwe just after lunch on the third day Thursday of the first cricket Test at Kensington Oval. Shillingford's career-best haul gave him match figures of 9 for 107 and helped to rout Zimbabwe for...
  • 1st Test: Zimbabwe fight back after scoring 211 March 13, 2013

    Bridgetown: Marlon Samuels took a career-best haul of 4 for 13 and fellow off-spinner Shane Shillingford grabbed 3 for 58 as the West Indies bowled out Zimbabwe for 211 on day one of the first Test here on Tuesday. However, the visitors hit back late in the day through fast...
  • Sammy doesn't miss second frontline spinner July 25, 2012

    St.John's (Antigua): West Indies captain Darren Sammy has down played the idea that another frontline spinner could have been included in the 13man squad chosen to play New Zealand in the opening Test starting here on Wednesday. Sammy was responding to suggestions that the West Indian selectors could have considered two...