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Walsh To Shuffle Batters Ahead Of Final Women’s ODI vs NZ

WEST INDIES women’s head coach Courtney Walsh said there is a possibility his batting line-up for Sunday’s third and final One-Day International series match against New Zealand women will be shuffled to bolster their chances of victory. The maroon slumped to their second straight defeat at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Thursday as the Kiwis snagged a series-win, […]

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New Zealand Women Prove Too Hot To Handle In ODI Opener

New Zealand took a 1-0 lead in their three-match One-Day International series against the West Indies with a five-run win in the rain-affected series opener at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. In the rain-affected game, both sides were allowed 35 overs, and New Zealand has the win to show for it.  The West Indies could only manage 168-7 […]

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The Jamaica Tallawahs Stops Barbados Royals’ In Its Track

The Jamaica Tallawahs have stopped the Barbados Royals’ in its track in heading for qualification in the playoff at the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) with a shellacking to give the Bajan side their first defeat of the season on Thursday at the Queen’s Park Oval. The Tallawahs won in the nick of time by 6 runs on Duckworth/Lewis in what turned […]

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West Indies Name Squad For ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) Selection Panel today announced the West Indies squad for the upcoming International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Men’s T20 World Cup. The panel confirmed the fifteen (15) players who represent the West Indies for the eighth ICC T20 World Cup, which will be played in Australia from October 16 to November 13.  The West Indies are the only team to […]

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Tropical Storm Fiona Forces Postponement Of 1st CG United Women’s ODI Between West Indies vs New Zealand

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI), in conjunction with the New Zealand Cricket (NZC) Team Management, have agreed to the postponement of the 1st CG United One Day International scheduled for Friday 16 September, due to the passage of Tropical Storm Fiona, which is likely to pass over Antigua and the Leeward Islands on Friday. CWI and NZC will confirm […]

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Matthews Leads West Indies Women’s CG United ODI Squad Against New Zealand

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) today announced a seventeen-member provisional squad to take on New Zealand Women in three CG United One Day Internationals (ODIs) from September 16-22 at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua.  Newly appointed captain Hayley Matthews leads the squad, which sees the return of the experienced Natasha McLean. The squad was selected with […]

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Charles Half-Century Pushes Kings To Nail Biting Win Over Tallawahs

An explosive half-century from man-of-the-match Johnson Charles powered the St Lucia Kings to a narrow 2-wicket win over Jamaica Tallawahs, with one ball remaining, in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) on Wednesday. Chasing a target of 163 for 8, Charles hammered four 4s and four 6s in a crucial 62 from 39 balls, which guided the Kings’ effort from the […]

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Windies Fail To Grab ODI Series Against New Zealand

Kyle Mayers scored a brilliant second ODI century and first on home soil but his 105 was not enough as West Indies went under to New Zealand in a high-scoring contest on Sunday night. Under lights at the picturesque Kensington Oval, the visitors produced a superb run chase to overhaul a target of 302 in the decisive third encounter and […]