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Windies Players Set To Parade Their Skills In UAE’s International League T20

Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo, and Nicholas Pooran are the latest big names from the Caribbean to sign up for the UAE’s International League T20 (ILT20). They join the likes of Andre Fletcher, Sheldon Cottrell, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Fabian Allen, Rovman Powell, Akeal Hosein, Raymon Reifer, Sherfane Rutherford, Ravi Rampaul, Kennar Lewis and Dominic Drakes as West Indians participating in […]

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Windies Seek Turn Around In Fortune Given Shellacking By New Zealand

After their 4-1 defeat at the hands of India in the previous T20 International series, the West Indies is now 2 nil down in the second of the three-match series against New Zealand that is being played at Sabina Park. Despite the heavy defeat, the Windies are optimistic that they can still compete against the Kiwis, who are back to […]

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West Indies And India Set To Do Battle In Florida In Remaining T20 Matches

The West Indies and India players are now in Miami, Florida, ahead of the fourth and fifth T20 internationals at the Lauderhill ground in Florida.  There were doubts over the completion of the series due to visa issues for both teams, but those fears were alleviated after they received the required documents in Guyana on Wednesday morning.  India leads 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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Former West Indies Captain Kieron Pollard Set To Cash In On The Act In Somerset T20 Vitality Blast

West Indies former T20 and ODI captain Kieron Pollard has signed for England T20 Vitality Blast club Surrey ahead of the season. The 35-year-old all-rounder is expected to make a rare appearance in the competition having previously represented Somerset in 2011.  Having recently competed in the India Premier League (IPL), the player will not be available for the start of […]

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Pollard Gets Time Off As Mumbai Indians Struggles In IPL

Windies’ former ODI and T20 captain Kieron Pollard will not celebrate his 35th birthday on the pitch. According to press reports, Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma said a collective decision was made to exclude the hard-hitting batsman from the lineup against Chennai Super Kings. Pollard has had a poor outing for his IPL team this season. In 11 IPL matches […]

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Betway T20I Series Level 2-2 As Windies Failed To Stop Carnage At The Mecca

The Betway T20 International Series is set for an exciting finish when West Indies and England meet in Sunday’s fifth and final match. England stand-in skipper Moeen Ali showed that he meant business by putting in a command performance to help his team win the game by 34 runs. The five-match series is now level at 2-2. Spectators so far […]

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Five Intriguing Players That May Decide Who Wins the T-20 World Cup

The adage in sports is that stars win matches. As we head into the 2021 T-20 World Cup, the weight of nations, or in the case of the West Indies, an entire region is on the shoulders of the big stars. The pressure is on household names like Chris Gayle, David Warner, Virat Kohli, Babar Azam, and Trent Boult. However, […]