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Gibson: We Have Momentum, We Have Confidence

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Having achieved a hard-fought, series-levelling win in the second Test match, West Indies Head Coach Ottis Gibson is urging his team continue the good work against New Zealand in the third and final match. Gibson said it was pleasing to see the “highly impressive response” in the second match at Queen’s Park Oval Trinidad after the home […]

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Taylor Eyeing 100 Test Wickets

West Indies pacer Jerome Taylor enters the final Test against New Zealand starting tomorrow from 10 a.m. at Kensington Oval, Barbados with 92 wickets, and says he has his eyes set on the magical 100 milestone “When I started the series I was thinking about it (100 wickets). I was thinking that if I bowled well enough I would get pretty close. […]

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Suarez Puts England In A Tail Spin

Uruguay and Liverpool striker Luis Suarez jolted England when he scored two goals for his country to put them ahead in a 2-1 win encounter against England. This means England will hang around by the skin of its teeth, hoping that Italy will win against both Costa Rica and Uruguay. They would then need to beat Costa Rica in their […]

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Southee Found Guilty

As the wrestle between the West Indies and New Zealand continued, the bid to gain the upper hand on day two of the second test match was not without the usual banter and trash talk. However, the ribbing developed into an  altercation between New Zealand seamer Tim Southee and West Indies batsman Kirk Edwards. Southee was later reported to match […]

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Adios Spain!

Chile was in no mood to play the underdog role when they took on Spain in what turned out to be one of biggest upsets in the Fifa World Cup games thus far. The attacking, rapid pace, and dazzling run by the men from Chile would see them bury the European and world champion Spain by the time the referee […]

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Windies Look To Pace To Even NZ Series

West Indies are likely to go with a three-pronged pace attack in the second Test against New Zealand which bowls off on Monday, as they seek to rebound from last week’s heavy defeat and level the series. The Caribbean side were hammered by 186 runs inside four days in the first Test at Sabina Park in Kingston last Wednesday, and […]

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Jamaica’s Coach Dotes On Blackwood

JAMAICA’S cricket coach Junior Bennett says the selection of batsman Jermaine Blackwood in the West Indies squad to face New Zealand in the second Test match comes as no surprise. The 22-year-old Blackwood, uncapped at the senior international level, and the left-hander Leon Johnson, 26, replace middle-order batsman Marlon Samuels and left-handed opener Kieran Powell in the 14-member set-up for […]

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Messi’s Deft Move Puts Argentina Ahead In 2-1 Win Versus Bosnia-Herzegovina

Lionel Messi Argentina’s little magician did not disappoint his numerous adoring fans around the world as he bamboozled his way through the Bosnia-Herzegovina defense to give Argentina a 2-0 lead. However, Bosnia-Herzegovina did not rollover and die as they pushed relentlessly against the Argentinians and pulled back one in the 84th minute  as Vedad Ibisevic fired the ball through the […]

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France Puts Honduras Out Of Its Misery In 3-0 Win

France drubbed Honduras 3-0 in their Fifa 2014 World Cup Group E match affair on Sunday at the Porto Alegre stadium. Karim Benzema scored twice but was actually responsible for all three goals against the hapless Honduras. A powerful Benzema shot which ricochet off the upright was adjudged to have been knocked over the line by Honduras goalkeeper Noel Valladares […]