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West Indies Announces Test Squad For Richards Botham Series In England

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The Cricket West Indies (CWI) Senior Men’s Selection Panel has unveiled the 15-member squad set to tour England for the three-Test Richards Botham series, which starts at Lord’s on Wednesday, 10 July 2024.Test matches between these two rivals date back to 1928 when the West Indies made their first trip to England. The Teams now compete […]

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West Indies Back Is Against The Wall As India Seeks Clean Sweep

West Indies 255 (Brathwaite 75, Siraj 5-60, Jadeja 2-37) and 76 for 2 (Brathwaite 28, Chanderpaul 24*, Ashwin 2-33) need a further 289 runs to beat India 438 and 181 for 2 dec (Rohit 57, Kishan 52*, Gabriel 1-33) India was in a no-nonsense mood as they turned up the heat under the West Indies, aiming for another victory in […]

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West Indies Name Squad For Second India Test

The Cricket West Indies (CWI) Senior Men’s Selection Panel has announced the squad for the second Cycle Pure Agarbathi Test Match powered by YES BANK against India.  The Panel named a 13-member squad and two traveling reserve players for the match, which will be played at Queen’s Park Oval in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, from 20 to 24 July. Kevin Sinclair, the […]

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India Name Test, ODI Squads For West Indies Tour

India have named their squads for the two-match Test series and the three-match ODI series against West Indies in July and August. The Test series will be the start of the World Test Championship 2023-25 squad for both India and West Indies. The ODI series will also be crucial for India as they amp up the preparation for the Cricket […]

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Brathwaite looking Forward To Doing Great Things With Windies New Boy Chanderpaul

 West Indies Test captain Kraigg Brathwaite admits he is looking forward to a potential partnership with newcomer Tagenarine Chanderpaul, who could make his debut in the upcoming series against Australia. Chanderpaul, the 26-year-old son of legendary Windies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul, was called into the team earlier this month and is widely expected to get his first cap when the series […]

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Player Responsibility, Coaching Innovation Lacking: Sir Andy

Test legend Sir Andy Roberts has again pointed to the lack of “personal development” by players as central to West Indies’ run of poor form but has also criticized the coaching staff for their lack of innovation. Speaking in the wake of the Caribbean side’s shock exit from the ongoing Twenty20 World Cup in Australia, Sir Andy said there was […]

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West Indies Men’s “A” Team Series Against Bangladesh Men’s “A” Team Set For August

Cricket West Indies (CWI) and the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Wednesday announced the match schedule for the West Indies Men’s “A” Team series against Bangladesh Men’s “A” Team in August. The series will be played at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground in Saint Lucia and will feature two four-day first-class matches and three 50-over matches from 4 to 20 […]

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Windies Wrap Up First Test In Win Against Bangladesh

West Indies 265 (Brathwaite 94, Blackwood 63, Mehidy 4-65) and 88 for 3 (Campbell 58*, Blackwood 26*, Khaled 3-27) beat Bangladesh 103 and 245 (Nurul 64, Roach 5-53, Joseph 3-55) by seven wickets. John Campbell ended the game with a massive six as a sign of defiance and apparently to show who is boss. It took a mere seven overs […]

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West Indies Name Unchanged 13-Member Squad For 3rd Apex Test

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada – Cricket West Indies (CWI) Men’s Selection Panel has named an unchanged squad for the third and final Apex Test match against England. The match will be the series decider and will be played at the Grenada National Stadium from March 24-28. The three-match Apex Series is level 0-0 following a draws in the first Apex Test […]

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England Cricket Captain Joe Root Not Brave Enough

That’s all she wrote! England 507/9d & 185/6d West Indies (Target 282) 411 & 135/5 If you are into the slam-bam, thank you mam kind of stuff, the second Test Match played between West Indies and England at the Kensington Oval in Barbados was not for you. The cricket match was slow going but enthralling to the point when the […]