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Windies Fail To Grab ODI Series Against New Zealand

Kyle Mayers scored a brilliant second ODI century and first on home soil but his 105 was not enough as West Indies went under to New Zealand in a high-scoring contest on Sunday night. Under lights at the picturesque Kensington Oval, the visitors produced a superb run chase to overhaul a target of 302 in the decisive third encounter and […]

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Windies Batsman’s Anti-Dope Hearing Submissions Date Set

The two-day anti-doping hearing involving West Indies and Jamaica left-handed batsman John Campbell & the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) ended recently at an undisclosed location in Kingston.  The matter, which is being heard by the Kent Gammon-chaired three-member independent anti-doping disciplinary panel, was held behind closed doors. Both legal teams Ayana Thomas and Mark-Paul Cowan for Campbell and Andre Sheckleford, […]

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Windies Players Set To Parade Their Skills In UAE’s International League T20

Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo, and Nicholas Pooran are the latest big names from the Caribbean to sign up for the UAE’s International League T20 (ILT20). They join the likes of Andre Fletcher, Sheldon Cottrell, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Fabian Allen, Rovman Powell, Akeal Hosein, Raymon Reifer, Sherfane Rutherford, Ravi Rampaul, Kennar Lewis and Dominic Drakes as West Indians participating in […]

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West Indies Name Squad For CG United ODI Series vs New Zealand

The Cricket West Indies Senior Men’s Selection Panel has announced the squad for the CG United One-Day International Series against New Zealand. All three matches will be day/night matches played under floodlights at Kensington Oval in Barbados on August 17, 19, and 21. The three matches are West Indies’ last remaining three fixtures in the ICC ODI Super League as […]

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India’s Spinners Stun Windies

With Ravi Bishnoi career best Twenty20 International figures of 4-16, India whopped West Indies, winning by 88 runs in Fort Lauderhill to take the series 4-1. Shreyas Iyer top scored with 64 off 40 balls, and Deepak Hooda made 38 as India posted 188-7 in the final match of the series in Florida on Sunday,  The Windies had no answer to […]

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Former Batter Asks — ‘How Much Rest Do You want?’

India is set to meet the Windies in a three-match ODI series against the West Indies later in July. However, a number of India’s cricket stars have asked for time out; chief among them are captain Rohit Sharma, former captain Virat Kohli, and Jasprit Bumrah. Consequently, Shikhar Dhawan will be the stand-in captain for team India. Pundits and fans alike […]

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Taylor Bats For New Windies Captain Hayley Matthews

Photo credit: Bahnfrend Former Windies captain Stafanie Taylor has pledged solidarity with new captain Hayley Matthews and expressed her fullest support to the team. Taylor was named captain in 2015 and made her mark straightaway, most notably leading her side to the 2016 T20 World Cup title and the semi-final of the ODI World Cup in New Zealand earlier this […]

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Former Jamaica Captain Says Thomas Needs To “Learn The Art Of Bowling”

Former Windies and Jamaica player Nehemiah Odolphus Perry recently said in a Mason and Guest cricket radio interview that discarded young Jamaican pace bowler Oshane Thomas needs to “learn the art of bowling.” The young fast bowler burst on the scene when Christopher “Universe Boss” Gayle spotted him in a net session, and soon after, he was drafted to play […]

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Windies Take Shellacking From Pakistan In Second ODI

Pakistan 275 for 8 (Babar 77, Imam 72, Hosein 3-52) beat West Indies 155 (Brooks 42, Nawaz 4-19, Wasim 3-34) by 120 runs Pakistan showed no mercy on the men from the Caribbean as it thrashed them in the second of the three ODI series to maintain an unassailable 2-0 lead After batting first, scoring a challenging total of 276, […]

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Pollard Bows Out Of International Cricket

Kieron Adrian Pollard, the 33-year-old Trinidadian all-rounder has recently announced his retirement from international cricket after formally communicating his decision to CWI. Pollard was a member of the 2012 West Indies team which won the ICC T20 Men’s World Cup when they defeated Sri Lanka in the final at the Premadasa Stadium. The hard-hitting Windies batsman made his international debut […]