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Powell Praises Scorpions’ Bowlers, JCA Hails ‘Exceptional’ Team On Long-Awaited Title Success

The Jamaica Scorpions had two of the top three leading run scorers in the 2022 CG Insurance Super50 competition that ended on Saturday night with the Jamaican franchise defeated the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force by three wickets in a tense encounter at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. Captain Rovman Powell ended the tournament with the highest aggregate […]

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CWI PCL Draft On Friday As Teams Build Towards CG United Super50

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies will stage the players’ draft for the upcoming Professional Cricket League season on Friday, which will form part of the busiest year of cricket in the region. The event will be held via Zoom and will feature two rounds, with each of the six franchises already pre-selecting 13 players. Roland Holder, CWI’s Manager […]

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No Mindley In Jamaica’s Scorpions 15-Man Squad

Marquino Mindley, the 26-year-old Jamaica and West Indies right-arm, fast-medium pace bowler, was excluded from the recently announced Jamaica Scorpions 15-man squad for the Super50 tournament this year. Last summer, Mindley was named one of eleven reserve players in the West Indies’ Test squad for their series against England. All-rounder Rovman Powell and top-order batsman Andre McCarthy who are away […]

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Contraction In West Indies Super50 Cricket Tournament — A Setback

The 2020–21 Regional Super50 will be the 47th edition of the Regional Super50. The series is set to get underway in February 2021 in Antigua and Barbuda. Six teams will contest the tournament – Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, the Leeward Islands, Trinidad and Tobago, and the Windward Islands. The West Indies Emerging Team, which won the previous edition of the competition, […]

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Who Is Akeem Jordan?

Jordan, with the ball in hand, under clear skies, brilliant sunshine, the ultramarine and gold color Barbados flag waving in the background, a noisy and colorful crowd at the Kensington Oval – the Mecca. Jordan, now, running in, the breeze on his back, tugging at his shirt, on his way to bowling to Darren Bravo, the renown Windies number three […]

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King Withdraws From Scorpions’ Squad

Former captain, Paul Palmer Junior has been called-up to replace middle-order batsman Brandon King in the Jamaica Scorpions line-up for the remainder of the regional Super50 tournament. King has been withdrawn from the Scorpions squad after picking up a hamstring injury. The stylish right-hander has only featured twice for the scorpions during the tournament, scoring 48 and 21 against the […]