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Fast Bowler Shannon Gabriel Returns Fit And Ready

Shannon Gabriel has reclaimed his position in the 15-member West Indies Test Squad after recovery from an ankle injury and a sterling performance in the two inter-squad warm-up matches in Manchester. A veteran of 45 Tests since his debut at Lords in 2012, Gabriel is among the ‘men of speed’ who will go to ‘war’ against England in a three-match […]

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Can Windies Bank On Shannon Gabriel?

The West Indies cricket team has a rich tradition in fast bowling, including the fearsome four-prong pace attacks of the 1970’s and 80’s. These attacks were known for driving fear into opposition batsmen, which on most occasions led to their demise and famous victories for the West Indies team. In this golden area of fast bowling in the Caribbean, fast […]

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Gabriel And Holder Climb ICC Rankings

West Indies fast bowlers Shannon Gabriel and Jason Holder have attained career-best rankings following the West Indies 106 run win over Pakistan in the 2nd test which ended on Thursday at the Kensington Oval in Barbados. Gabriel’s nine-wicket match haul, which included a crucial 5-11 that helped dismiss Pakistan for only 81 in their second innings, enabled him to move […]