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China — Is The West Stupid?

In a virtual address at the World Economic Forum, Chinese leader Xi Jinping has warned against a bloc confrontation and economic decoupling by countries, especially those in the West. In President Xi’s view, the world has witnessed significant changes never before seen in history. He said today we are living “in a new period of turbulence and transformation.”  He also […]

cricket SPORTS

Did Bravo Get Shafted?

 windiescricket.com file photo Darren Michael Bravo, the young Windies left-handed batting star will remain a bystander and observer when the West Indies match their cricket prowess against Zimbabwe later this month. Cricket West Indies has named an unchanged squad on Tuesday for their two-test tour of Zimbabwe later this month, and Bravo is not among the players named. Bravo has […]

cricket SPORTS

Shivnarine Chanderpaul Calls For The Inclusion Of Walton And Blackwood In Windies ODI Set-Up

Shivnarine Chanderpaul, the 42-year-old Guyanese cricketer and former captain of the West Indies cricket team is troubled by the fact that the Windies selectors did not include Jamaica’s wicket-keeper batsman Chadwick Walton and batting specialist Jermaine Blackwood as part of the Windies ODI squad. Chanderpaul opined that both players should have been selected to play for the Windies in the […]


WICB Recognizes World Heritage Day

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) joins the rest of the world in marking World Heritage Day today, April 18. The theme for this year – The Heritage of Sport – is fitting for the Caribbean region and cricket in particular as the region boasts 10 international cricket grounds, all of which has significant history for its people. A number […]