Tag: World Cup

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Can The Windies Make It A ‘Threepeat’?

Remember the Name! Ian Bishop exclaimed those words following a Carlos Brathwaite six to end a thrilling and even miraculous victory.  West Indies needed an improbable 19 runs from the last over, and Brathwaite smashed 4 sixes in a row off Ben Stokes to claim the trophy. The West Indies is the only two-time winner in this World Cup format, […]

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Windies Looking Good For 2020 World Cup!

Although the 7th edition of the T20 World Cup is scheduled to take place in Australia in October, pundits and fans are already speculating on the outcome. However, one of the questions being asked is whether the global pandemic coronavirus will negatively impact the plans for this world event. That said, leading up to the tournament, Pakistan and Australia are […]

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ICC Released List Of Best XI From Women’s T20 World Cup

The 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup was the seventh Women’s T20 World Cup tournament organized by the ICC. It was held in Australia between February 21 and March 8, 2020. The final took place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on International Women’s Day. The conclusion of this year’s tournament saw Australia winning the title for the fifth time. Over […]

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Samuels Launches Sextillion

Marlon Nathaniel Samuels the 39-year-old Jamaican and West Indies right-handed middle-order batsman and off-spinner, is currently expanding his brand by entering the fragrance industry. Samuels, aka “Icon,” is said to be one of the most talented West Indies batsmen ever to grace a cricket pitch. He has played 71 Test matches and boasts an average of 32.64 with his highest […]

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Havana Gets FIFA’s Nod To Play For Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz

Havana Marguerite Solaun, the 26-year-old American-born Jamaican footballer, has been named in the Jamaica Reggae Girlz World Cup Football squad. Her inclusion came after FIFA clearance, given that she had already played for the United States of America, at the Under 17 and Under 23 levels. Solaun honed her skills at an early age, playing football for her high school, […]

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Samuels The Missing Warrior!

Ah… I want you to know that I am the man who Fight for the right, not for the wrong Going there, I’m growing there Helping the weak against the strong Toots & The Maytals The announcement of the Windies 15-man squad without the inclusion of two-time World Cup MVP batsman Marlon Samuels has left many fans disappointed. The truth […]

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Windies Gets ICC World Cup Dates

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that the West Indies will play South Africa and New Zealand in their warm-up matches in May ahead of the 2019 Cricket World Cup. The Windies will then rumble with South Africa on May 26 before taking on New Zealand two days later. Both games are scheduled to be played at the Bristol […]

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Trinidad And Tobago 5 Seek To Play In Windies Colors Again

Windies backsliding and Trinidad and Tobago players Dwayne and Darren Bravo, Sunil Narine, Kieron Pollard, and Lendl Simmons will seek to don the Windies maroon colors once again. The five former Windies players have made themselves available to play in the upcoming Cricket West Indies Super50 tournament according to a statement from the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board. The statement […]

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France Sinks Croatia 4-2 To Win World Cup Championship

France was not prepared to sing the blues as the French men put on a commanding display to take home the 2018 World Cup after drubbing Croatia 4-2. However, it was not like taking candy from a baby as Croatia showed a lot of grit and determination in their combat as they pushed and forced France into a defensive position […]

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2018 FIFA World Cup Final — Heavy Weight Matchup!

The World Cup football final gets on the way tomorrow at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. There is no doubt that millions of people will be glued to their televisions and thousands will show up at the game come match time. Already, there are bets galore on who will take home the Cup. However, regardless of the outcome, it will be football […]