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Powell — The Selection Panel Has A Case To Answer

The exclusion of Kieran Powell from the provisional Windies 30-man squad for the tour of England this summer is one of consternation. Over the years, some Windies players have felt hard done by Windies selectors, and not including Powell in its current squad is another case in point. It cannot be that one of the criteria for the Windies selection […]

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Powell To Captain Jamaica Scorpions In Regional Super 50

Rovman Powell, the 26-year-old Jamaica and Windies cricketer, has been named the captain of Jamaica Scorpions. He will lead the team in the upcoming Regional Super 50, which bowls off on November 6. In December 2018, Powell also captained the West Indies for the first time in a One Day International (ODI) match. Powell takes over from Nikita Miller, who […]

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Kieran Powell Gets New Cricket Gig

Kieran Omar Akeem Powell, the 29-year-old former Windies opening batsman, may appear to be off the radar of Windies’ selectors, but not so among U.S. cricket officials. Powell, a former Under-19 and regional standout cricketer made his One Day International (ODI) debut for the West Indies in 2009, against Bangladesh, and made his Test debut just under two years later, […]

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Asafa Powell Ties The Knot

Jamaican sprint star Asafa Powell married longtime girlfriend Alyshia Miller on Saturday. The ceremony took place at the Rose Hall Great house in Montego Bay and was attended by close friends and family, with a few photos being shared online via social media. Miller is a fashion model based in Canada, while Powell ranks fourth on the all-time list of […]

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Darren Powell Weighs In On Windies Selection Policy

Former Jamaica and West Indies fast bowler Darren Powell has expressed doubt about any rapprochement between Windies Cricket Board and senior players even with a change in selection policy. He said the change in the ODI selection policy is just the tip of the iceberg in the ongoing issues between the board and senior players. Powell was expressing his view against […]

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Powell — “Another Opportunity To Showcase My Talent”

Jamaica’s rising star cricket all-rounder Rovman Powell is making strides in his cricketing career and will soon be parading his skills among some of the world’s established and best T20 players. Powell was recently bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders to play for the franchise in the upcoming 2017 Indian Premier League season. The 23-years-old all-rounder has already played for […]