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West Indies Name T20 Squad To Play Against England

The Cricket West Indies (CWI) Senior Selection Panel has named the 15-man squad to play against England in the first three matches of the five-match T20 International (T20I) series from 12 to 21 December.  It marks the first time that both nations will be going head-to-head in a T20I series during the festive season as West Indies come home for […]

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West Indies Women’s “A” Team Bows Out Of T20 Series 2-1 Against Pakistan

The West Indies women’s “A” team lost their triangular T20 series finale to Pakistan “A” following an eight-wicket defeat on Wednesday in Lahore. Batting first, the Caribbean women could only muster 97-6 with Qiana Joseph leading the way with 35 and captain, Jamaica’s Rashada Williams getting 18. Omaima Sohail and Rameen Shamim picked up two wickets each.  In pursuit of 98, […]

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Final Decision On Who Hosts 2024 ICC World Cup Final Yet To Be Reached

Cricket West Indies (CWI) has moved to provide clarity on the ongoing process of venue selection for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup scheduled to take place in the Caribbean and USA in June 2024. CWI acknowledges the enthusiasm and interest expressed by various governments, cricket boards, and stakeholders in hosting the highly anticipated tournament. However, there has been some […]

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We Missed The Boat!

I’M relieved we didn’t submit a last-minute bid for next year’s Twenty20 (T20) World Cup. One needs to be a sports business-oriented nation that understands the value of hosting major sports events and can plan, execute, and account for the economic, sporting, and political objectives set. We are not yet that nation. Late deliberation That serious deliberations took place only […]

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West Indies Squads Named For White-Ball Series In South Africa

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The Cricket West Indies (CWI) Senior Men’s Selection Panel today announced the One-Day International (ODI) and T20 International (T20I) squads for the upcoming series against South Africa. The West Indies will play three ODIs on 16, 18, and 21 March, followed by three T20Is on 25, 26, and 28 March. In the ODIs, Shai Hope will […]

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Confident Cariah Gets First Taste Of action Down Under

Yannic Cariah was all smiles as he arrived at the Metricon Stadium for his first training session in Australia. On a cool afternoon he joined team-mates during an intense training session on the scenic Gold Coast. Cariah arrived in Australia as part of the first group of West Indies players to touch down, Down Under. The allrounder is on his […]

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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 […]