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  • 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...
  • 2nd Test: Gayle and Chanderpaul turn screw on Zimbabwe March 22, 2013

    Dominica: Centuries from stalwarts Chris Gayle and Shivnarine Chanderpaul highlighted a festival of batting on Thursday as West Indies built up a 206-run lead over Zimbabwe on the second day of the second and final Test in Dominica. The hosts reached 381 for eight at the close with Chanderpaul top...
  • 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...
  • As it happened: West Indies v Zimbabwe, 2nd Test, Day 1 March 20, 2013

    Live updates from day one of the second Test between West Indies and Zimbabwe at Windsor Park, Dominica. West Indies innings: End of Day 1: 114 for 2 After Kyle Jarvis picked up two early wickets to get Zimbabwe back into the game, Gayle and Samuels made sure that West Indies...
  • 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...
  • West Indies name unchanged squad for second Test March 17, 2013

    West Indies name unchanged squad for second Test Bridgetown: West Indies selectors have named an unchanged 13-man squad for the second and final Test against Zimbabwe starting Wednesday at Windsor Park in Dominica. The hosts won the opening Test at Kensington Oval here by nine wickets inside three days Thursday. Squad: Darren Sammy...
  • Zimbabwe's woes highlight widening Test gap March 15, 2013

    Bridgetown: Zimbabwe's three-day thrashing at the hands of West Indies has once again highlighted the widening disparity between the top and bottom halves of the international cricket Test rankings. The Africans only made it to halfway through the third day of five scheduled in the first of two Tests on...
  • 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...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs Zimbabwe, 1st Test, Day 3 March 14, 2013

    Bridgetown: West Indies beat Zimbabwe by nine wickets on day three of the first Test on Thursday. West Indies innings: West Indies finally win, take five overs and lose Kieran Powell to get to the target of 12 runs. End of over 3: 9 for 1 (lunch) Needing 12 to win, the hosts...
  • 1st Test: West Indies lead Zimbabwe by 55 at stumps on day two March 14, 2013

    Bridgetown: Captain Darren Sammy hit a boundary-studded 73 off 69 balls and shared a partnership of 106 with Denesh Ramdin as the West Indies dug themselves out of a tough situation to take control of the first Test against Zimbabwe on the second day on Wednesday. The seventh wicket pair...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs Zimbabwe. 1st Test (Day 2) March 13, 2013

    Bridgetown: Trailing by 96 runs at Bridgetown, Zimbabwe in their second innings closed day two on 41 for 3 against West Indies. Ray Price and Brendon Taylor will resume the tourists' innings on day three. Zimbabwe innings: End of over 14: 41 for 3 (Stumps) West Indies finished the day on...
  • 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...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs Zimbabwe, 1st Test (Day 1) March 12, 2013

    West Indies skittled out Zimbabwe for 211 in 76.3 overs but lost two wickets of their own in reply when stumps were drawn on day one. Read on for updates from day one action West Indies innings End of over 11: West Indies 18 for 2 Zimbabwe pacer Kyle Jarvis sent back...
  • Fast bowling rebirth offers hope for West Indies: Gibson March 12, 2013

    Bridgetown: West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson says fast bowling is experiencing a rebirth in the Caribbean and he has expressed confidence that the trend could improve the regional side's rankings in world cricket. Gibson's comments come as a number of leading fast bowlers have been included as well as excluded...
  • 1st Test: Zimbabwe face sterner test against Windies in the longer format March 11, 2013

    Barbados: After a 3-0 drubbing in the ODIs and 2-0 loss in T20Is at the hands of a depleted West Indies team, Zimbabwe are all set to embark upon a much sterner test of facing the hosts in the two-match Test series with the first Test starting from Tuesday at...
  • West Indies will not relax in Tests: Gibson March 11, 2013

    Bridgetown: The West Indies will not be easing up on Zimbabwe despite their relatively easy success in the preceding limited overs series, head coach Ottis Gibson has warned. The regional side encountered little resistance as they blew away the Zimbabweans 2-0 in the Twenty20 series and also swept the three-match...
  • Zimbabwe hope to make up for lost time in Test arena March 11, 2013

    Bridgetown: Zimbabwe's stuttering return to Test cricket continues in Barbados on Tuesday when they start their first series in more than seven years against West Indies. Zimbabwe ended a six-year hiatus from Test cricket two years ago but have played just four single Tests over the last 19 months, leaving...
  • Marlon Samuels strikes form before first Test March 9, 2013

    Barbados: West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels celebrated his return to full fitness with a typically elegant half-century on the second day of the three-day tour match against Zimbabwe here. The right-hander struck 55 as the High Performance Centre tallied 213 for 7 in reply to Zimbabwe's 255 for 8 declared, at...
  • 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...
  • Darren Sammy wants more convincing victories March 5, 2013

    Antigua: West Indies captain Darren Sammy says he wants to see more West Indies victories similar to the 41 run win over Zimbabwe in the final T20 International Sunday. The world champions brushed aside Zimbabwe to sweep the two match series at the Vivian Richards cricket ground. Windies triumphed in...