Tag: Australia

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Windies — The Unslaughtered Lambs

WIndies 311 & 193: McKenzie 41, Athanaze 35 Australia 289-9d & 207: Smith 91*; S Joseph 7-68 West Indies won by eight runs Ooh yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yea-a-ah, ye-yeah, yeah, yeahOoh yeah, yeah They got so much things to say right nowThey got so much things to sayThey got so much things to say right (now)They got so much things to say […]

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Haynes: Tour Of Australia Is A Chance To Shine

Lead West Indies selector Desmond Haynes has admitted the Test squad for the Tour of Australia was short on experience, but he said it was an opportunity for the slew of untried and untested players to make a name for themselves against one of the sport’s toughest opponents. The selection panel led by Haynes named seven uncapped players in the […]

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West Indies Women Incur Defeat In 1st ODI Against Australia

The West Indies Women’s cricket team faced an 8-wicket defeat to Australia in the first One Day International (ODI) at the Allan Border Field in Brisbane The West Indies Women as posted one of their lowest ODI scores of just 83 runs in 27.3 overs. While the total was far from satisfactory, Aaliyah Alleyne showed promise, standing tall amidst the […]

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Brathwaite looking Forward To Doing Great Things With Windies New Boy Chanderpaul

 West Indies Test captain Kraigg Brathwaite admits he is looking forward to a potential partnership with newcomer Tagenarine Chanderpaul, who could make his debut in the upcoming series against Australia. Chanderpaul, the 26-year-old son of legendary Windies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul, was called into the team earlier this month and is widely expected to get his first cap when the series […]

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Carl Hooper Appointed Adelaide Strikers’ Assistant Coach

Former West Indies captain Carl Hooper will add his vast cricketing knowledge and experience to the Adelaide Strikers as an Assistant Coach for KFC BBL|12. A veteran of 329 international matches with the Windies, Hooper’s professional career spanned more than 15 years following his ODI and Test debuts in 1987. A stylish but powerful all-rounder, Hooper was the first cricketer […]

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West Indies Name Test squad For Tour Of Australia

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The Cricket West Indies (CWI) Selection Panel today named the Men’s Test squad for the upcoming series in Australia. West Indies will be under the leadership of Kraigg Brathwaite and will face the hosts in two Test matches at the Perth Stadium (30 November to 4 December) and the Adelaide Oval (8 to 12 December). The Selection […]

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Confident Cariah Gets First Taste Of action Down Under

Yannic Cariah was all smiles as he arrived at the Metricon Stadium for his first training session in Australia. On a cool afternoon he joined team-mates during an intense training session on the scenic Gold Coast. Cariah arrived in Australia as part of the first group of West Indies players to touch down, Down Under. The allrounder is on his […]

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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 […]