Tag: West Indies

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Samuels Set To Rumble With The ICC

Former Jamaica and West Indies star batsman Marlon “Icon” Samuels will contest recent charges leveled at him by the ICC under its anti-corruption code. The 40-year-old former batsman retired from the sport in 2020 but was charged by the ICC on behalf of the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) for breaching the anti-corruption code during his participation in the 2019 T10 […]

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CWI Level 3 Certification Coaching Course is Another Step In The Right Direction

The conventional view in professional sports in the past was that a team’s success did not depend on the quality of its coaching. Once the team contains world-class athletes, it will defeat an opponent with inferior talent. At the turn of the millennium, the introduction of more technology and training has forced professional teams to find dynamic ways to become […]

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Top 5 West Indian Players In The 2021 Caribbean Premier League

The CPL 2021 tournament concluded on September 15 with a scintillating finale. St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots won the finals by three wickets over the St. Lucia Kings, and they did so dramatically on the last ball of the match. The Patriots, therefore, captured their first title in the franchise’s history. The tournament produced tremendous performances from the recognized stars, […]

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President Of Cricket West Indies Calls For Support

President of Cricket West Indies (CWI), Ricky Skerritt, is calling on West Indies cricket fans everywhere, to throw their full support behind the West Indies team when they defend the ICC T20 World Cup title next month. With the countdown already begun towards the start of the marquee event in the UAE, Skerritt has asked the fanbase and all stakeholders […]

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Drawn Test Series Put Windies In A Spot Of Bother

The West Indies summer of international cricket came to a close disappointingly for the men in Maroon. The weather ruined their chances in the T-20 series against Pakistan with 3 of the 4 matches abandoned. Therefore, they lost to their Asian counterparts by a margin of 1-0. The team hoped to rebound by claiming the two-match test series at Sabina […]

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Top 5 West Indian Players Who Made A Difference With Bat And Ball

In the 93-year history of West Indies test cricket, there have been only 326 players to represent the region. There have been outstanding batsmen like Brian Lara, Vivian Richards, George Headley, and Clive Lloyd. Additionally, there have been superb bowlers like Michael Holding, Joel Garner, Courtney Walsh, and Lance Gibbs. However, a look at the 5 best players in history […]

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Fawad Alam Century Offers Pakistan Hope To Level West Indies Series

Fawad Alam dragged Pakistan past 300 with his fifth Test century before their bowlers made early inroads against West Indies on the third day of the Second Test in Kingston. After another delay, Pakistan resumed at 212-4 after the entire second day was lost due to rain and a sodden outfield and despite losing early wickets managed to get through […]

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Should Gayle’s Spot In The Upcoming T-20 World Cup Really Be In Jeopardy?

Chris Gayle has dubbed himself the “Universe Boss” due to his flamboyance, flair, and domination of bowlers. According to celebrityworth.com, Gayle is estimated to be worth over 25 million dollars due to his brilliant exploits on the cricket field. Yet, as he nears the end of his international T-20 career, Gayle is experiencing a lean run-scoring period. Recently, former West […]

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Windies Flunk ODI Test Against Australia

Australia’s bowling attack was in a no-holds-bar mood when they took out the Windies in the decisive third and final match of the CG Insurance ODI Series. The visitors bowled with a lot of smarts to out the home team for a paltry 152 runs from only 45.1 overs. The team from down under then brushed aside the target making […]