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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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Windies — The Unslaughtered Lambs

WIndies 311 & 193: McKenzie 41, Athanaze 35 Australia 289-9d & 207: Smith 91*; S Joseph 7-68 West Indies won by eight runs Ooh yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yea-a-ah, ye-yeah, yeah, yeahOoh yeah, yeah They got so much things to say right nowThey got so much things to sayThey got so much things to say right (now)They got so much things to say […]

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Windies U19s Lose ODI Series Against Sri Lankan Counterparts

Windies under 19s played second fiddle against their Sri Lankans counterparts in their third ODI encounter, losing the series 2-1 in Dambulla. The team lost their last game by 51 runs. The Sri Lankan electing to bat posted 304-8 from their quota of overs. The innings was built on 155 by opener Pulindu Perera. Nathan Edward was the pick of the […]

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WIPA Set To Secure Lawyer For Embattled Windies Player Devon Thomas

Following charges against West Indies wicketkeeper/batsman Devon Thomas by the ICC under the Anti-Corruption codes, the West Indies Players Association (WIPA) has stepped in to source legal representation on behalf of the player. Thomas was slapped with seven charges for breaching ICC Anti-Corruption Code of conduct. It could be a very long road back for the former West Indies Under-19 […]

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Windies Women Harbor Hopes Of World Cup Semi-Final Spot

West Indies 116 for 6 (Williams 30, Dar 2-13) beat Pakistan 113 for 5 (Riaz 29, Matthews 2-14) by three runs. Hayley Matthews again led from the front with her second Player-of-the-Match award in a row as West Indies beat Pakistan in a last-ball thriller. The skipper made 20 at the top of the order and grabbed two crucial wickets […]

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Brathwaite And Chanderpaul Put Smiles On Windies Fans’ Faces

It’s alleluia time for the Windies after the opening pair of Brathwaite and Chanderpaul shattered the 32-year-old opening partnership record set by former Windies openers Greenidge and Haynes. Both Brathwaite and Chanderpaul broke the record Test opening partnerships on Monday’s third day of the first Test against Zimbabwe at Bulawayo as the West Indies went to lunch on 374-2. This […]

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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 […]