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Half-Centuries From Brooks, King Help Windies Save Face With Eight-Wicket Victory Over New Zealand At Sabina Park

Half-centuries from Sharmarh Brooks and Player-of-the-Match Brandon King helped the West Indies salvage a measure of pride after they defeated New Zealand by eight wickets with six balls to spare in the third and final T20 International at Sabina Park in Kingston on Sunday. New Zealand took the series 2-1 after winning the first T20 international by 13 runs last […]

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Windies Players Set To Parade Their Skills In UAE’s International League T20

Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo, and Nicholas Pooran are the latest big names from the Caribbean to sign up for the UAE’s International League T20 (ILT20). They join the likes of Andre Fletcher, Sheldon Cottrell, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Fabian Allen, Rovman Powell, Akeal Hosein, Raymon Reifer, Sherfane Rutherford, Ravi Rampaul, Kennar Lewis and Dominic Drakes as West Indians participating in […]

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Windies Seek Turn Around In Fortune Given Shellacking By New Zealand

After their 4-1 defeat at the hands of India in the previous T20 International series, the West Indies is now 2 nil down in the second of the three-match series against New Zealand that is being played at Sabina Park. Despite the heavy defeat, the Windies are optimistic that they can still compete against the Kiwis, who are back to […]

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Andrew Richardson Set To Assume Jamaica Scorpions Head Coach Position

Assistant coach Andrew Richardson will likely be promoted to head coach of the Jamaica Scorpions team following the resignation of head coach Andre Coley. This, according to Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) CEO Courtney Francis. Coley’s resignation takes effect on August 15. The JCA will also look to fill the vacant assistant coaching role once Richardson is elevated. coley has taken over as […]

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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Continues To Turn Up The Heat

The Diamond League meet in Monaco yet again mark another milestone for Jamaican “pack it, rock it” Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce as she turned up the heat for another world-leading run. The 35-year-old Jamaican ran a meet record of 10.62 for victory. This was the record-extending sixth consecutive final in which the diminutive Jamaican has run faster than 10.70 seconds, and the […]

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West Indies Name Squad For CG United ODI Series vs New Zealand

The Cricket West Indies Senior Men’s Selection Panel has announced the squad for the CG United One-Day International Series against New Zealand. All three matches will be day/night matches played under floodlights at Kensington Oval in Barbados on August 17, 19, and 21. The three matches are West Indies’ last remaining three fixtures in the ICC ODI Super League as […]

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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Continues To Blaze

Jamaican five-time world 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce continued her winning ways when she sprinted to her fourth 10.67 seconds clocking of the season to win the 100m at the Gyulai Istvan Memorial in Hungary today. The time was also her fifth sub-10.7 clocking this season, as she dismissed the field with American Tamari Davis placing second in 10.92 and Switzerland’s […]

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Sunshine Girl Shadian Hemmings Says Bye To Netball

Sunshine Girl and Commonwealth Games silver medalist Shadian Hemmings has announced her retirement from international netball, Netball Jamaica announced in an Instagram post on Monday. “Thank you Shadian. We wish you all the best in your next chapter,” the post said. “Not sure I’ll be able to find words. Going off with a bang! A silver medal is a great […]

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Jamaica’s Sunshine Girls Take Silver At Commonwealth Games

Facing the number-one team in the world twice in the same tournament proved a hill too steep to climb for Jamaica’s Sunshine Girls on Sunday after losing 55-51 to the now four-time Commonwealth Games champions Australia in the gold medal match at the NEC Arena. Despite heroic efforts from Captain Jhanielle Fowler, who scored 46 goals from 47 attempts, and […]

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India’s Spinners Stun Windies

With Ravi Bishnoi career best Twenty20 International figures of 4-16, India whopped West Indies, winning by 88 runs in Fort Lauderhill to take the series 4-1. Shreyas Iyer top scored with 64 off 40 balls, and Deepak Hooda made 38 as India posted 188-7 in the final match of the series in Florida on Sunday,  The Windies had no answer to […]