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Pollard Gets Time Off As Mumbai Indians Struggles In IPL

Windies’ former ODI and T20 captain Kieron Pollard will not celebrate his 35th birthday on the pitch. According to press reports, Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma said a collective decision was made to exclude the hard-hitting batsman from the lineup against Chennai Super Kings. Pollard has had a poor outing for his IPL team this season. In 11 IPL matches […]

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Nicholas Pooran Appointed West Indies Men’s ODI And T20I Captain

Photo source: windiescricket.com ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) today confirmed the appointment of Nicholas Pooran as the West Indies Men’s One Day International (ODI) and T20 International (T20I) captain, following the international retirement of Kieron Pollard. Pooran will take over the captaincy for the West Indies ODI and T20I teams after being Pollard’s deputy over the last […]

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West Indies First-Ever ODI Tour To The Netherlands Confirmed In May – June 2022 As Part Of ICC Super League

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI), and Koninklijke Nederlandse Cricket Board (KNCB) announced the match schedule for the West Indies Men’s first-ever One Day International (ODI) tour of the Netherlands in 2022. This tour will be the first-ever ODI Series between the two teams featuring three ODIs from May 31 to June 4 at the VRA Cricket Ground, […]

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Khadija “Bunny” Shaw Set To Lead Reggae Girlz In World Cup Qualifier

Jamaica’s striker and Manchester City forward Khadija “Bunny” Shaw heads a strong 23-member squad called up by Reggae Girlz head coach Vin Blaine ahead of next Thursday’s CONCACAF World Cup qualifier against Bermuda at the National Stadium. The announcement of the squad was made during an online media launch on Thursday.  The squad is primarily made up of players who […]

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Will The Real West Indies Team Please Stand?

The West Indies have found themselves in a position where they must win on Wednesday if they’re to have any say in the three One-Day International (ODI) series encounter against India. The men in Maroon will have to up the ante in the batting department in particular as their performance on Sunday was below par. However, some pundits have concluded […]

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Windies Set To Play In 1000th ODI In India

West Indies will be up against India as both teams compete in the 1000th ODI to be played in India this Sunday. This history is not lost on the Rohit Sharma’s led Indian side as they’ve pulled out all the stops to ensure that the game gets underway at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. It’s a journey that began […]

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Fazeer Mohammed — Calls For Windies Coaching Staff Review

Given the shellacking of the Windies by Ireland, calls are being made by pundits and fans alike for Windies coaching staff to pack their bags and go. This call comes on the back of West Indies going down in the CG Insurance ODIs series decider on Sunday. The result gave Ireland 2-1 win – their first series win over the […]

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West Indies vs. Australia CGI Insurance ODI Series — Review

The West Indies fan base has been treated to a rollercoaster summer of cricket from the Men in Maroon. It started with a demoralizing test series loss to the Proteas and then there was a deflating narrow loss to the same opposition in the T-20 series. The team rebounded in the T-20 series against the Aussies with a dominant series […]

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COVID-19 Forces No Play In Windies Second One-Day Against Australia

The second one-day international between West Indies and Australia was called to a halt minutes before the scheduled start in Barbados due to a positive COVID-19 case. The Windies in a statement noted that “The established COVID-19 protocols stipulate that all members of both teams and match officials will return immediately to the team hotel and will be re-tested later […]