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Young Gun Nicholas Pooran Set To Fire For Melbourne Stars

Following his newly appointed position as Windies’ vice-captain for the three T20 Internationals (T20Is) in New Zealand and an impressive Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign, wicketkeeper-batsman Nicholas Pooran is now set to join the Melbourne Stars in the Australian Big Bash League (BBL). The 25-year-old has been signed as a replacement for England’s wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow. Along with a host […]


Nicholas Pooran Big On Faith

When darkness veils his lovely face, I rest on His unchanging grace; in every high and stormy gale, my anchor holds within the veil. On Christ, the solid rock, I stand; all other ground is sinking sand, all other ground is sinking sand. — Edward Mote Pooran’s reflection on his cricket career during a recent interview on the social media […]


Pooran — Run With It!

Nicholas Pooran, the Trinidad and Windies 24-year-old wicket-keeper batsman, says he wouldn’t “mind the shelter in place” or isolation with teammates and staff if that’s what it takes for the regional side’s tour of England to go ahead. “To be honest, normally when you are in Bangladesh and India, that’s all we do,” said Pooran. He further said, “I know […]


Former Aussie Captain ‘Big Up’ Windies’ Wicketkeeper/Batsman

Nicholas Pooran, the Windies rising star wicketkeeper/batsman, has been widely criticized for cheating against Afghanistan in their three-match T20I series. The ace Windies player was handed four suspension points after admitting breaching level 3 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel during the 3rd ODI match against Afghanistan. Pooran was charged with violating Article 2.14 […]


English Cricketer Hails Nicholas Pooran

Tom Kohler-Cadmore, the 24-year-old English cricketer who plays for Yorkshire, has heaped praise on young rising star Windies batsman, Nicholas Pooran. Kohler-Cadmore posited the view that Pooran is the “next big thing” in cricket. He made his remark after watching Pooran’s performance in the ongoing Vitality Blast T20 League. Pooran has recently signed a five-game contract to play for Yorkshire. […]