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Dwayne Bravo Will Soon Leave Behind A Legacy In West Indies Cricket

He is often the player with the biggest smile on the cricket pitch. He celebrates every wicket with his trademark airplane hand-movement. After big victories, he is the life of the party and can be seen dancing in exhilaration. However, despite his bubbly personality, make no mistake about it, Dwayne Bravo was a player who took his cricket seriously. It […]

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Top 5 West Indian Players In The 2021 Caribbean Premier League

The CPL 2021 tournament concluded on September 15 with a scintillating finale. St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots won the finals by three wickets over the St. Lucia Kings, and they did so dramatically on the last ball of the match. The Patriots, therefore, captured their first title in the franchise’s history. The tournament produced tremendous performances from the recognized stars, […]

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Jamaica Tallawahs Booked Mohammed In Upcoming CPL

Jason Nazimuddin Mohammed, the 34 -year-old Trinidadian aggressive right-handed middle-order batsman and part-time off-spinner, will be one of the new players in team Tallawahs’ squad this year. He will also be joined by South Africa’s rising star fast bowler Migael Pretorius. Mohammed has scored heavily in regional cricket, making 634 runs in the 2018-19 four-day competition for Trinidad and Tobago, […]

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Hero CPL Franchises 2021 Team Rosters Set

Hero CPL 2021 player draft is now set, and players are now raring to go as the games get underway on August 28 in St Kitts & Nevis, with the final set for September 19. “This year the tournament will take place in St Kitts & Nevis with all 33 matches being played at Warner Park. This follows on from […]

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Chris Gayle Set To Suit Up For CPL

The 2021 edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) is scheduled to take place in St Kitts & Nevis, beginning August 28. “We are delighted to be able to announce that we will be having the Hero CPL in St Kitts & Nevis in 2021 and we would like to thank those involved in welcoming the tournament to this wonderful […]

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A Look Back At The 2020 CPL Tournament

The Caribbean Premier League has been the first successful domestic T20 league in the post- COVID-19 era. Credit goes to the CPL management, government, ground staff, medical paramedics, and players for the tournament’s success – no one tested positive for the COVID-19 between the games. This year’s CPL was not as popular as the previous seasons due to the absence […]

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Nicholas Pooran Shows Class In GAWS’ CPL Win

Guyana Amazon Warriors 153/3 (Pooran 100*, Taylor 25*, King 14; Jaggesar 2/33, Joseph 1/24) beat St Kitts & Nevis Patriots 150/5 (da Silva 59, Ramdin 37*, Dunk 19; Green 2/31, Sinclair 1/9, Shepherd 1/13) by seven wickets). Nicholas Pooran oozes class in a 45-ball century knock — the third fastest in the tournament’s history and the first of his T20 […]

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Savage Pollard Stuns Tridents To Keep TKR Unbeaten

Captain Kieron Pollard belted an astonishing half-century as Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) pulled off an exhilarating run chase to stun reigning champions Barbados Tridents by two wickets in a last-over thriller here yesterday. Entering the contest in the 13th over with unbeaten TKR floundering on 62 for five in pursuit of 149 for victory, Pollard smashed 72 off just 28 […]

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Phillips Surge Sets Up Tallawahs To Strangle Patriots

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) finally saw a team choose to bat first and win as Glenn Phillips accelerated after a sluggish start to bat through the innings and get the Jamaica Tallawahs a total that a faltering St Kitts & Nevis Patriots batting line-up never looked like achieving against a disciplined and skillful bowling attack. Promoted to open, […]

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Chris Gayle Gets Ready To Rumble In The Middle East

Chris ‘Universe Boss’ Gayle will travel to United Arab Emirates (UAE) where he will meet up with his Kings XI Punjab team-mates. Gayle reported two negative COVID-19 tests as he prepared to leave Jamaica. Gayle, the highest run-scorer in T20s, posted the news on Instagram stories, with videos of his swab testing. Upon arrival in the UAE, he will be […]