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Law: ‘No need to chop and change’

Law: ‘No need to chop and change’

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe – If West Indies head coach Stuart Law had his way, the 15-man squad which toured Zimbabwe would remain unchanged for the two-Test Test series in New Zealand starting later this month. The Australian told reporters that the current group, retained from the England tour last August, were developing nicely as a unit […]

Painful defeat for Barbados Pride

Painful defeat for Barbados Pride

Upset as local fans would be after Barbados Pride were blown away by an innings and four runs by Leeward Islands Hurricanes inside two days in their second-round Digicel Regional first-class match at Kensington Oval yesterday, some caution should be shown in rushing to judgement. It is easy to bash a team when a heavy […]

Barbados’ Pride dented in two days

Barbados’ Pride dented in two days

The Leeward Islands Hurricanes took a mere two days to whip Barbados Pride by an innings and four runs in their second-round encounter when the Digicel Four Day Tournament continued at Kensington Oval today.   Facing a deficit of 120 after the Hurricanes scored 233 all out in their first innings, former West Indies fast bowler Gavin Tonge blew away the Pride’s […]

Holder offers Zimbabwe encouragement

Holder offers Zimbabwe encouragement

As the captain of a team that is attempting to make tangible progress in the Test arena, Jason Holder can sympathise with Zimbabwe. And having seen Windies take a few steps forward this year, Holder believes that his side can provide something of a blueprint for Zimbabwe as they attempt to resurrect their Test cricket. […]

Windies’ way

Windies’ way

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe – Wicketkeeper Shane Dowrich struck a maiden Test hundred and captain Jason Holder his second, before seamer Kemar Roach produced a lethal new-ball burst to leave Zimbabwe staring down the barrel in the second Test today. At the close of an intriguing fourth day at Queens Sports Club, the hosts had recovered to […]

‘Gayle still being defamed’

‘Gayle still being defamed’

Chris Gayle attorney Bruce McClintock has accused Fairfax Media of continuing to defame his client after the company released a statement questioning the fairness of the trial. The court reconvened in Sydney today to discuss the award of damages, after Gayle and his legal team were victorious in a defamation lawsuit filed against the company […]

Foundation are U13 champs

Foundation are U13 champs

Foundation are the winners of the Barbados Cricket Association’s Everton Weekes Under-13 Tournament after they defeated defending champions Combermere by ten runs in the long awaited final at the Empire Cricket Ground today. Chasing a meagre 91 to win the match, Combermere were restricted to 80 for nine wickets in 30 overs. Leg-spinner Isaiah Folkes […]

Ambris’ hundred fails to stop Sri Lanka “A” taking control – 2nd day, 3rd “Test”

Ambris’ hundred fails to stop Sri Lanka “A” taking control – 2nd day, 3rd “Test”

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Sunil Ambris struck an imperious second hundred of the series to further strongly advance his claims for higher duty, but another calamitous batting collapse left West Indies “A” under pressure to win the rain-hit, decisive third “Test” against Sri Lanka “A” on Friday. Ambris gave the West Indies selection panel 101 […]

Team unity vital for Windies

Team unity vital for Windies

Bowling hero Devendra Bishoo pointed to team unity after West Indies beat Zimbabwe by 117 runs with a day to spare in the opening match of the two-Test series at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo on Tuesday. “The team togetherness is very good. We’re very comfortable (with) each other, we believe in each other, and […]