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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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Head Coach Phil Simmons Laments Windies Batting Failure

Head coach of the West Indies men’s team Phil Simmons believes players must take more responsibility for their batting performance after his team failed to win the ODI series against Ireland. Windies was put to a shock 2-1 ODI series defeat against minnows, Ireland on Sunday. Simmons said the Windies’ failure could be attributed to “bad shot selection, and that […]