Tag: West Indies

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Walsh To Shuffle Batters Ahead Of Final Women’s ODI vs NZ

WEST INDIES women’s head coach Courtney Walsh said there is a possibility his batting line-up for Sunday’s third and final One-Day International series match against New Zealand women will be shuffled to bolster their chances of victory. The maroon slumped to their second straight defeat at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Thursday as the Kiwis snagged a series-win, […]

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New Zealand Women Prove Too Hot To Handle In ODI Opener

New Zealand took a 1-0 lead in their three-match One-Day International series against the West Indies with a five-run win in the rain-affected series opener at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. In the rain-affected game, both sides were allowed 35 overs, and New Zealand has the win to show for it.  The West Indies could only manage 168-7 […]

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West Indies Name Squad For ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) Selection Panel today announced the West Indies squad for the upcoming International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Men’s T20 World Cup. The panel confirmed the fifteen (15) players who represent the West Indies for the eighth ICC T20 World Cup, which will be played in Australia from October 16 to November 13.  The West Indies are the only team to […]

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Tropical Storm Fiona Forces Postponement Of 1st CG United Women’s ODI Between West Indies vs New Zealand

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI), in conjunction with the New Zealand Cricket (NZC) Team Management, have agreed to the postponement of the 1st CG United One Day International scheduled for Friday 16 September, due to the passage of Tropical Storm Fiona, which is likely to pass over Antigua and the Leeward Islands on Friday. CWI and NZC will confirm […]

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Matthews Leads West Indies Women’s CG United ODI Squad Against New Zealand

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) today announced a seventeen-member provisional squad to take on New Zealand Women in three CG United One Day Internationals (ODIs) from September 16-22 at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua.  Newly appointed captain Hayley Matthews leads the squad, which sees the return of the experienced Natasha McLean. The squad was selected with […]

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West Indies Make Forced Changes For CG United ODI Series vs. New Zealand In Barbados

The Cricket West Indies (CWI) Senior Men’s Selection Panel today announced changes to the West Indies squad for the three-match CG United One-Day International (ODI) Series against New Zealand, which starts tomorrow on Wednesday, August 17. All three ODIs will be day/night matches played under floodlights at Kensington Oval, with the 2nd and 3rd CG United ODIs on August 19 […]

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Half-Centuries From Brooks, King Help Windies Save Face With Eight-Wicket Victory Over New Zealand At Sabina Park

Half-centuries from Sharmarh Brooks and Player-of-the-Match Brandon King helped the West Indies salvage a measure of pride after they defeated New Zealand by eight wickets with six balls to spare in the third and final T20 International at Sabina Park in Kingston on Sunday. New Zealand took the series 2-1 after winning the first T20 international by 13 runs last […]

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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 […]