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Windies Get Tri-Nations’ Series Invitation

The West Indies and Bangladesh have been invited by Cricket Ireland to participate in a tri-nation series in May 2019. The Windies will play a minimum of four One Day Internationals which will help them in their preparation for the 2019 Cricket World Cup in England. The tri-nation series is set to run from May 3 -17 while the World […]

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CWI President Laments Lack Of Commitment By Windies Players

Cricket West Indies President Dave Cameron, while speaking in an interview on Hitz 92 FM’s Sports Grill, lamented the poor performance of Windies players. He argued that the team’s current struggles are due to the players’ lack of commitment to the West Indies. The Windies lost in all three formats to India recently as well as an away test series […]

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Bangladesh On A Roll With Latest Test Series Win Against Windies

Bangladesh grabbed yet another test series victory against the West Indies over the weekend, but even though it won’t be for the first time, the manner of the victory is sure to leave the team with a sweet aftertaste for months to come, if not years. The Bangladeshi cricket team can take some extra delight knowing that they got virtually […]

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Paul Palmer Gets Another Chance At The Helm Of Jamaica Scorpions

Former St Elizabeth Technical stand-out, Paul Palmer Junior will once again take up the role as Jamaica Scorpions captain. Palmer will take up the role officially for the second time, having been appointed captain in 2015 and acted as stand-in skipper when Miller was not available. Meanwhile, pacer Jermaine Levy who plays for the Southern Seals in the JCA Super […]

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Why Does The West Indies Perform So Poorly In Asia?

If you are a betting person, one of the safest bets in sport is the West Indies losing an away Test match, especially if that match is in Asia. A few years ago, the West Indies would be odds-on favorites to win against Bangladesh regardless of the location of the game. This, has, however, drastically changed as evidenced by the […]

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Windies Playing Yo-Yo Cricket!

The West Indies team has had underwhelming performances in all formats of the games for decades-the watershed moment being the series loss to Australia in 1995 that broke the West Indies 15 years of dominating world cricket – the West Indies did not lose a test series between 1980 and 1995. Since losing this series to Steve Waugh’s Australia, the […]

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Black Roses — Windies Women Cricketers

There is something magical about black roses, and it has occupied the minds of people for centuries. However, many have argued that black roses can only be found in a fairy tale world as what passes for black roses are either dyed, or they’re red roses with such a deep color that they can look like they’re black. Notwithstanding, black […]

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Preview Of Windies Tour To Bangladesh

Later this month, the Windies will take on Bangladesh on the turf of the Asians in a two Tests, three ODIs and T20Is series which get off the ground on November 22. Windies will be looking to make the most of the matchup as it hopes to establish itself once again in the longest format. Having recently suffered defeat in […]

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The Grand Finale India Vs Windies

The final T20 match was more or less a formality with the fate of the series long decided before both teams stepped onto the pitch. It appears the bulk of the Chennai crowd opted to sit this one out as many tickets were unsold in what seems like a boycott in protest of the idea of fielding a team without […]

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Captain Nikita Miller Quits

Nikita O’Brien Miller, the 36-year-old Jamaica and Windies cricketer, has thrown in the towel and will no longer lead Jamaica’s cricket team. The slow left-arm orthodox spin bowler and lower-order batsman announced that he would not captain the Jamaica Scorpions in the upcoming regional four-day tournament. Speaking on Jamaica’s local radio station Hitz 92 FM’s sports program, Miller told the […]