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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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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 […]

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Coach Simmons Bets On Windies In T20s

West Indies coach Phil Simmons has backed the One Day International (ODI) team to eventually pull things together after a number of discouraging recent results. The ODI format has been the team’s least productive over the last few years, having won just 9 of 51 series played in the last 10 years, which amounts to a 17 percent win rate.  In the […]

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Woeful Windies Falls Short Again

The West Indies have now lost seven consecutive white ball games after going down by 68 runs to India in the first of five T20 Internationals at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba on Friday. West Indian captain Nicholas Pooran won the toss and elected to field first. India’s opening pair of returning captain Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav […]

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Windies Batting Star Shimron Hetmyer Passes Fitness Test

According to press reports, West Indies star batsman Shimron Hetmyer has passed his fitness test and is now available for West Indies selection. The report noted that Hetmyer and other players did the fitness test at the Hasely Crawford Stadium on Tuesday morning, where he surpassed the required 40-mark on the Yo-Yo test. Hetmyer expressed his satisfaction and delight in […]

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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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Hope’s 115 In Vain As West Indies Lose Second ODI By Two Wickets To India

Shai Hope scored a magnificent century, but it was not enough to prevent the West Indies from going 2-0 down after a thrilling two-wicket victory with two balls to spare at the Queens Park Oval in Trinidad on Sunday. The win means the home side’s seven-match losing streak continues as they ceded the three-match series to India with one match […]

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West Indies Name 13-Man Squad To Face India In ODI Series

Cricket West Indies (CWI) Senior Men’s Selection Panel has announced its 13-player squad to face India in the three-match CG United ODI Series in Trinidad. The teams will compete for the CG United trophy. The three matches will be played on Friday 22 July, Sunday 24 July, and Wednesday 27 July at the historic Queen’s Park Oval. All matches start […]