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Much Encouragement Despite Loss In Series

There is now much for the West Indies cricket team and its legions of fans around the globe to be encouraged by, despite the harsh reality of having already lost the current three-match ODI Series against India. The West Indies lost both of the first two matches of the series. The margins of defeat in both matches were, however, agonizingly […]

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Pooran Plays Captain’s Knock To Give Windies T20 Series Win Against Bangladesh

The West Indies completed a 2-0 victory over Bangladesh in their T20 international series after beating the visitors by 5 wickets in the third and final match on Thursday at the Providence Stadium in Guyana.  Bangladesh first posted 163-5 after electing to bat. Afif Hossain made an even 50, while Liton Das contributed 49. Captain Mahmadullah also made 22 as Hayden […]

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West Indies Men’s “A” Team Series Against Bangladesh Men’s “A” Team Set For August

Cricket West Indies (CWI) and the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Wednesday announced the match schedule for the West Indies Men’s “A” Team series against Bangladesh Men’s “A” Team in August. The series will be played at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground in Saint Lucia and will feature two four-day first-class matches and three 50-over matches from 4 to 20 […]

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Man Of The Match Rovman Powell Scores Unbeaten 61 To Lead West Indies To 35-Run Victory Over Bangladesh

Man of the Match Rovman Powell scored a quick-fire unbeaten half-century as the West Indies sealed a 35–run victory in the second T20 International against Bangladesh and take a 1-0 lead in their three-match series in Dominica on Sunday. Chasing 194 for victory, Bangladesh scored 158-6 off their 20 overs. Shakib al Hasan’s unbeaten 68 took the tourists close but […]

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Windies Chief Selector Speaks On Limited Overs Batting Approach

West Indies chairman of selectors Desmond Haynes calls for a new approach to batting as the Windies take on Bangladesh in a three-match T20 and ODI series, respectively. Haynes underscored the significant difference between both formats of the game and the adjustments in mindset needed to perform well. He said, “I find that with fifty overs, we got to be […]

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Windies In Clean Sweep Win Against Bangladesh

West Indies 408 (Mayers 146, Brathwaite 51, Khaled 5-106) and 13 for 0 beats Bangladesh 234 (Litton 53, Joseph 3-50, Seales 3-53) and 186 (Nurul 60*, Seales 3-21, Roach 3-54, Joseph 3-57) by 10 wickets It didn’t take too long after play resumed on the fourth for the West Indies to roll over Bangladesh to secure a 2-0 win in […]

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Simmons Gung-Ho On Windies Win Against Bangladesh In First Test

West Indies Head Coach Phil Simmons is happy with his team’s performance in the first Test against Bangladesh. “We started 2021 in the same way. We won two in Bangladesh and drew two against Sri Lanka. It is about how we go forward from here. I want us to be unbeaten in all the remaining four-five Tests in this year. […]

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Windies Wrap Up First Test In Win Against Bangladesh

West Indies 265 (Brathwaite 94, Blackwood 63, Mehidy 4-65) and 88 for 3 (Campbell 58*, Blackwood 26*, Khaled 3-27) beat Bangladesh 103 and 245 (Nurul 64, Roach 5-53, Joseph 3-55) by seven wickets. John Campbell ended the game with a massive six as a sign of defiance and apparently to show who is boss. It took a mere seven overs […]

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Brathwaite Puts Windies In Driving Seat

Another outstanding knock from captain Kraigg Brathwaite was the backbone of the first innings as West Indies cemented their advantage over Bangladesh on Friday. Resuming the second day on 95-2 West Indies were all out for 265 after tea – which gave them a first-innings lead of 162, having dismissed the visitors for 103 on an eventful opening day. Brathwaite […]

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Windies In Bashment Mood

Stumps West Indies 95 for 2 (Brathwaite 42*) trail Bangladesh 103 (Shakib 51, Seales 3-33, Joseph 3-33) by eight runs. After Bangladesh created what may be described as a duck farm — six players were out for ducks in their paltry first innings of 103 on the first day of the first Test against West Indies. Only Bangladesh captain Shakib […]