WEST INDIES TOUR

  • Drunk Sri Lankan cricketer tries to open aircraft door midair July 2, 2013

    A member of the Sri Lankan cricket team tried to open the cabin door on the British Airways flight from St Lucia to Gatwick while the plane was at 35,000ft, as reported by the Dailymail. As per the report in the leading daily, the unnamed drunk Sri Lanka A cricketer tried...
  • Rahim hopes Bangladesh up to WI challenge November 12, 2012

    Dhaka: Bangladesh skipper Mushfiqur Rahim backed his team to come good against the West Indies on Tuesday, despite the fact they have not played a Test for 11 months. The Tigers played their last series against Pakistan in December, losing 20, and a rainedoff warmup game ahead of the twomatch...
  • Injured Kemar Roach out of Bangladesh tour November 1, 2012

    Bridgetown: Injury has forced fast bowler Kemar Roach to miss West Indies' upcoming Test series on the tour of Bangladesh, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) announced. Roach is suffering from a knee injury and could be sidelined for about a month but may heal in time to play the...
  • 3rd ODI washed out, India AWI A series drawn July 2, 2012

    St George's (Grenada): The third and final unofficial cricket onedayer between India 'A' and the West Indies 'A' had to be called off without a ball being bowled due to rain, leaving the series tied 11. Overnight rain continued well into the afternoon and umpires Vincent Bullen and Goaland Greaves...
  • Pujara banks on de Villiers advice for WI tour May 29, 2012

    New Delhi: It's not Chris Gayle but AB de Villiers who gave some precious advice to Cheteshwar Pujara after the latter was appointed India A captain for the tour of the West Indies. "I might not have played for RCB in the last month and a half but I was...
  • Meeting Sachin is most cherished experience: Bist May 28, 2012

    New Delhi: When his good friend Rohit Sharma introduced him to Sachin Tendulkar, all that young Robin Bist could do for the first five minutes was just keep on looking at the maestro. "I had requested Rohit to ask whether Sachin would be able to spare 10 minutes. Well, I...
  • India A camp starts without any net bowlers May 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The threeday India A camp at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground started on a lacklustre note as batsmen like Ajinkya Rahane, Robin Bist, Cheteshwar Pujara were not provided with a single netbowler by the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA). All the more bizarre were contradictory statements given...
  • Awana in India A squad for injured RP Singh May 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Paceman RP Singh, who played for Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League this season, was ruled out of the India A tour of the West Indies on Saturday due to a knee injury. "He has been advised a week's rest, after which he will be reporting to the...
  • England in awe of Chanderpaul's fight May 18, 2012

    London: Stuart Broad urged England to learn from the example of West Indies star Shivnarine Chanderpaul after the two men dominated the opening day's play in the first Test at Lord's here on Thursday. Fast bowling allrounder Broad took 6 for 72 as West Indies closed on a total of...
  • West Indies face stern English 'Test' May 16, 2012

    London: West Indies face England in the first of a threeTest series at Lord's on Thursday with the tourists' batting likely to determine the course of the match. Should conditions prove as seamfriendly as they have for much of the early part of the English season, West Indies' top order...
  • Mandeep disappointed to miss India A spot May 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Kings Punjab XI opener Mandeep Singh, who has impressed one and all with his good batting in the ongoing IPL 5, is disappointed at not having made it to the India A team for the West Indies tour. "I'm disappointed but you can hardly do anything about it....