West Indies Cricket Board

  • Gayle, Pollard included in Windies' provisional World T20 squad 19-01-2014 03:04 PM

    St. John's: The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has included Chris Gayle and Kieron Pollard in a provisional 30-member squad for the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh March-April. Both players missed out on the recent series against India and New Zealand. Gayle suffered a hamstring tear in India in November and...
  • Bravo, Gayle agree to accept WICB retainer contracts 18-01-2014 07:38 PM

    Port of Spain: Dwayne Bravo and Chris Gayle have decided to accept retainer contracts with the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) after years of refusing it. The move by Gayle and Bravo represents a turnaround from their decision not to accept retainer contracts in 2010 while a third player who...
  • Bangladesh says World T20 safe after Windies pull out 09-12-2013 12:55 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh cricket authorities played down security fears on Monday after a bomb explosion outside the hotel of a West Indian touring team sparked jitters ahead of the World Twenty20 next March. The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) on Sunday withdrew their Under-19 national cricket team from a seven-match series...
  • Windies board denies reports coach Gibson is quitting 18-10-2013 02:21 PM

    Bridgetown: The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has denied reports that Ottis Gibson, West Indies' head coach, is in contention to take over at the Glamorgan Cricket Club. BBC Wales reported that Gibson is being highly considered for the coaching job at Glamorgan. Gibson has been in his current role...
  • Saqlain Mushtaq impressed with West Indies spinners 09-09-2013 01:21 PM

    Bridgetown: Former Pakistan offspinner Saqlain Mushtaq said he was honoured to be invited to the Caribbean to train the current generation of West Indies spinners. Saqlain accepted an invitation from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and has been sharing his wisdom and understanding with current and emerging spinners at...
  • West Indies agree to November tour to India 04-09-2013 09:55 AM

    St John's: The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) on Wednesday accepted India's invitation for a series in November which would allow senior batsman Sachin Tendulkar to play his milestone 200th Test in front of home fans. "The West Indies Cricket Board on Wednesday confirmed that the West Indies team will...
  • Former Windies wicket-keeper Hendriks receives Lifetime Award 22-08-2013 02:34 PM

    Port of Spain: Former Jamaica and West Indies wicketkeeper Jackie Hendriks says he is surprised at the decision by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) to present him with a Lifetime Achievement Award. The Award was presented to Hendriks during the recent joint WICB/West Indies Players Association (WIPA) award ceremony...
  • West Indies to stage Women's 2018 World Twenty20 30-06-2013 04:15 PM

    London: The West Indies will host the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women's World Twenty20 in 2018 and the Under-19 Cricket World Cup in 2022. These were among the various decisions taken at the conclusion of the ICC Annual Conference here Saturday, reports CMC. The IDI Board (ICC Development International) also...
  • Pakistan's tour of West Indies starts July 14 28-06-2013 01:53 PM

    St. John's (Antigua): The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has released the schedule for Pakistan's tour of the Caribbean starting July 14. The series will include five ODIs and two Twenty20 Internationals. Guyana will host the first two ODIs, followed by three ODIs at the Beausejour Cricket Grounds in St....
  • Pakistan, West Indies not to play T20 Internationals in USA 22-06-2013 09:24 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan and West Indies Cricket Boards have failed to reach an agreement on playing two T20 Internationals in Florida, United States next month. The two Boards had discussed having the two T20 games in Florida due to the large number of South Asian and West Indian expatriates community in...
  • Digicel extends contract with West Indies Cricket Board 05-06-2013 05:29 PM

    Kingston: Telecommunications company Digicel announced that it was extending its sponsorship of the West Indies cricket team for three more years until September 2016. Digicel's renewed contract on Tuesday sees the company retain its title as team sponsor which includes all the marketing and branding rights for the team, reports...
  • England to tour West Indies in February next year 19-05-2013 06:06 PM

    St.John's, Antigua: England and West Indies will play three Twenty20 matches and three One-Day Internationals in the Caribbean early next year, the West Indies Cricket Board announced. The three One-Day Internationals will be played at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Ground in Antigua while Kensington Oval in Barbados will host...
  • Richard Skerrit appointed as one of WICB directors 01-05-2013 03:53 PM

    Port of Spain: Kitts and Nevis government minister, Richard Skerrit, has been appointed a director of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB). Skerrit, the federation's tourism minister, was one of two new directors appointed to the WICB at its board meeting in Trinidad last weekend. Skerrit was nominated by CARICOM...
  • 'Lack of Tests could hurt West Indies revival' 30-04-2013 01:35 PM

    Port of Spain: Former West Indies cricketer Bryan Davis says the side's progress in Test cricket could suffer if they do not get more matches under their belt. Davis was reacting to the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) announcement that Pakistan's upcoming tour of the Caribbean will not include Tests....
  • Pakistan's tour of West Indies is on, says WICB 10-04-2013 03:28 PM

    St. John's: The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has brushed aside media reports suggesting that Pakistan's tour of the Caribbean this year is in jeopardy. A WICB statement released on Monday says the board remains optimistic that the tour will take place in July as planned and says negotiations are...
  • Sammy, Gayle rested for Zimbabwe ODIs 18-02-2013 09:57 AM

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  • WI board wants coach Gibson to continue 26-01-2013 04:34 PM

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  • Hilaire to quit as WICB's CEO 04-07-2012 01:47 PM

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  • Barath welcomes Gayle return for ODIs 06-06-2012 08:44 AM

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  • West Indies ready to welcome back Gayle 04-05-2012 02:30 PM

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