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Windies Bite The Dust

South Africa turned up the heat when it mattered most, condemning West Indies to the ignominious position of seeing but not holding the 2024 World Cup. The team from the African continent have booked their place in the semi-finals following a tense three-wicket victory over West Indies on the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method.  Following England’s success over co-hosts the United States on Sunday, the […]

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Motie Claims ICC Men’s Player Of The Month Award

Motie, who continues to shine during the ongoing ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024, had a host of brilliant outings during May. He enjoyed plenty of success in the three-match home series against South Africa, picking up eight wickets across three matches at an average of 8.50. On the back of his performance, the hosts sealed a statement 3-0 victory […]

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Windies Players In Command Performance

West Indies’ spinner Gudakesh Motie has become just the second player from his side to secure an ICC Men’s Player of the Month award. 2024 is turning out to be a fairly rewarding year for West Indies players. In January, young star Shamar Joseph won the ICC Men’s Player of the Month award for his sensational performance that led to […]

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Windies Send Wickets Flying To Win Second Match In 2024 T20 World Cup

The West Indies was in command performance against Uganda in their second match of the 2024 T20 World Cup, as they crushed their opponents by 134 runs. Akeal Hosein played the starring role with career-best figures of 5 for 11 to dismantle the Ugandan’s effort. West Indies, after setting a challenging total of 173-5, saw significant contributions from their top […]

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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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Windies Make Winning Start In T20 World Cup

West Indies joined the United States in making a winning start to their home T20 World Cup campaign with a five-wicket victory over Papua New Guinea, though Andre Russell had to get them over the line after a major scare.The two-time world champions made a terrific start after putting their opponents in to bat in Guyana as Romario Shepherd and […]

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West Indies Blanks South Africa 3-Nil

West Indies was in a rampant mood on Sunday, blasting the South African attack to win the T20I cricket series 3-0. The result no doubt will boost the morale of the Windies team as they head towards the World Cup. The Brandon King’s led side had already secured an unassailable 2- nil lead after a 16-run victory in Kingston on […]

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T20 World Cup Windies’ Holder Out McKoy In

The West Indies on Sunday named Obed McCoy as Jason Holder’s replacement for the upcoming T20 World Cup, with the latter being ruled out due to an injury that he sustained while playing the County Championship. Without providing specific details of the injuries to Holder, the Cricket West Indies said in a release that the player will require a recovery […]

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Haynes: Tour Of Australia Is A Chance To Shine

Lead West Indies selector Desmond Haynes has admitted the Test squad for the Tour of Australia was short on experience, but he said it was an opportunity for the slew of untried and untested players to make a name for themselves against one of the sport’s toughest opponents. The selection panel led by Haynes named seven uncapped players in the […]