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Holder: ‘Aware of the task ahead’

Holder: ‘Aware of the task ahead’

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand – Captain Jason Holder says West Indies are under no illusions about the massive threat posed by the powerful Black Caps side but stressed the Caribbean side would be looking to execute their game plan clinically, in the two-Test series starting here next month. West Indies arrived in New Zealand Tuesday to […]

Archer headed for the Big Bash

Archer headed for the Big Bash

MELBOURNE, Australia – Barbadian fast bowling allrounder Jofra Archer has been snapped up by Hobart Hurricanes for the seventh edition of Australia’s Big Bash League which bowls off next month. The 22-year-old has been called up to replace England’s Tom Curran who was drafted into the Ashes squad following injury to fellow speedster Steven Finn. […]

Keen Windies

Keen Windies

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand – Head coach Stuart Law is expecting a tough challenge from the Black Caps in the upcoming two-Test series but believes the conditions there will still favour the West Indies brand of cricket, as they look to spring a surprise on the home side. The Caribbean side are coming off a 1-0 […]

Reynold Weekes are into quarterfinals

Reynold Weekes are into quarterfinals

Reynold Weekes have advanced to the quarterfinal stage of the Guardian Group Herman Griffith Primary School Cricket Competition for the second consecutive year after defeating St Judes by 112 runs. Playing at Briar Hall, and after being sent into bat first, the boys from Four Roads St Philip were restricted to 155 in 24.4 overs. […]

Gayle force prevails

Gayle force prevails

Rangpur Riders came back to winning ways in the Bangladesh Premier League after their seven-run win over Sylhet Sixers at the Shere Bangla National Stadium today. Chris Gayle and Brendon McCullum lived up to their billing as the star opening act but the Bangladeshi duo, Sabbir Rahman and Nasir Hossain , gave Rangpur a real […]

Pride ahead

Pride ahead

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent – Out-of-favour West Indies left-arm spinner, Jomel Warrican, struck twice in as many balls in the final session to hand Barbados Pride the advantage on the second day of their fourth-round Regional four-day contest against Windward Islands Volcanoes. At the close of play at the Arnos Vale Sports Complex today, Volcanoes were […]

A legend returns to Accrington

A legend returns to Accrington

He seemed indestructible once but now there’s a fragility about the West Indian whose 100mph pace and relentless swing propelled him into cricket’s pantheon more than half a century ago. Sir Wes Hall relies on a stick – and friends – for the balance he always displayed when soaring into his delivery stride, the gold […]

Solid showing

Solid showing

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent – Opener Anthony Alleyne led a strong batting parade from Barbados Pride in their Regional 4-Day Championship match against Windward Islands Volcanoes today. The left-handed opener led the way with 82 and was one of four batsmen that plundered half-centuries to carry the Pride to 273 for five in their first innings […]

Pollard eclipses Brathwaite

Pollard eclipses Brathwaite

Kieron Pollard nicked the battle of big-hitters against Carlos Brathwaite as the Shere Bangla National Stadium was enthralled by both batsman’s six-hitting abilities today. Pollard’s 24-ball 55 – that had six huge sixes – helped Dhaka Dynamites to their third win in a row, this time beating Khulna Titans by four wickets in the final […]

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