Tag: Australia


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Australia Urges China To Push Russia To End Ukraine War

SYDNEY — In a major policy address at the International Institute for Strategic Studies in Singapore Wednesday, Australian Foreign Minister Penny Wong said major countries with “influence” on Russia should use it to end the war in Ukraine. Describing the invasion as “unprovoked,” “illegal,” “immoral” and “inhumane,” Wong urged China, which has not condemned the invasion, to help end the conflict […]


West Indies Set To Tour Australia

West Indies and Australia will renew their rivalry for the Frank Worrell trophy when they meet in a Test Series later this year preceded by a two-match T20I Series ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup. The first Test will be a traditional day Test match at the Perth Stadium, Western Australia from November 30 to December 4. West Indies’ […]


Preview Of Group One In The T-20 World Cup

The T-20 World Cup is considered the blockbuster event in cricket. The 2021 staging of the event is finally here after being delayed due to the Coronavirus outbreak in 2020. The event is slated to attract a vast audience right around the world. For the next month or so, fans will be glued to their media outlets hoping to see […]