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CRICKET-WOMEN-West Indies to host India in Nov

Beleaguered West Indies will try to revive their flagging fortunes in the ICC Women’s Championship when they host India in a three-match One-Day International series in November. The tour, which runs from October 28 to November 20 and will be played in Antigua, St Lucia and Guyana, will also include five Twenty20 Internationals. West Indies […]

Agonising defeat for Windies despite stunning Brathwaite hundred

MANCHESTER, England, CMC – Carlos Brathwaite struck a maiden international hundred but perished in the penultimate over as West Indies suffered an agonising five-run defeat to New Zealand here Saturday to all but end their hopes of progressing any further in the ICC World Cup. Chasing 292 for victory at Old Trafford, West Indies were […]

CRICKET – Rain robs Windies of vital practice

BRISTOL, England, CMC – The West Indies’ preparations for the upcoming ICC World Cup were foiled by inclement weather, with their first official warm-up game against South Africa being abandoned here Sunday due to heavy showers. The Windies were hoping to use the match as practice, with their opening match of the World Cup against […]

CRICKET- New ownership takes over Tridents

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – The Barbados Tridents will have new owners for the upcoming 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League season.  The USA-based CMG Companies (CMG) leads a team of local and international investors in the acquisition of the cricket franchise in Barbados. CMG, through its affiliates, primarily owns and operates franchise restaurants, hotels, and real […]

CRICKET-Campbell up for ODI debut after injury hits WI squad

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Left-handed opener John Campbell, who made his Test debut last month, is among three forced changes to the West Indies 14-man one-day squad, for the five-match series against England starting here Wednesday. Twenty20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite and fast bowler Sheldon Cottrell have also been drafted in, following injuries to Evin Lewis, […]

CRICKET-Cameron wants ICC overrate rule ‘modified’

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Cricket West Indies president, Dave Cameron, believes the time has come to “modify” the ICC’s controversial overrate rule, in the wake of the suspension of West Indies captain, Jason Holder, for next weekend’s third Test against England. Weighing in on the debate after the ICC attracted a firestorm of criticism […]

GUYANA-Court rules on former government backbencher

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Acting Chief Justice, Roxanne George- Wiltshire Thursday rule that anyone who holds dual citizenship as envisaged by Article 155 of the Guyana Constitution “should not and could not be” a member of the Guyana Parliament. Justice George-Wiltshire is delivering her ruling in the three matters regarding the validity of the December […]

Chase slices through England to set up crushing win

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jan 26, CMC – BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jan 26, CMC – Off-spinner Roston Chase’s career-best eight-wicket haul propelled a dominant West Indies to their second largest win ever over England, as they crushed the hapless visitors by 381 runs inside four days of the opening Test to take a shock 1-0 lead in the three-match series […]

CRICKET- CLOSE- WI (289) & 127-6 vs ENG (77) – 2nd day, 1st Test

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – West Indies, leading on first innings by 212 runs, reached 127 for six in their second innings at the close on the second day of the first Test against England at Kensington Oval here Thursday. Scores: WEST INDIES 289 (Shimron Hetmyer 81, Shai Hope 57, Roston Chase 54, John Campbell 44, […]

CRICKET – Windies 195-9 (50 overs) vs Bangladesh – 1st ODI

DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – West Indies, opting to bat first, reached 195 for nine off their 50 overs, in the opening One-Day International of the three-match series against Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Sunday. Scores: WEST INDIES 195 for nine off 50 overs (Shai Hope 43, Keemo Paul 36, Roston Chase 32, Marlon […]

Bangladesh beat West Indies by an innings & 184 runs – 3rd day, 2nd Test

DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Bangladesh defeated West Indies by an innings and 184 runs on the third day of the second and final Test at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Sunday. Scores: BANGLADESH 508 (Mahmudullah 136, Shakib-al-Hasan 80, Shadman Islam 76, Liton Das 54, Mominul Haque 29, Mohammed Mithun 29, Taijul Islam 26; Kraigg Brathwaite […]

Shai Hope

CRICKET – Windies 303-6 vs BCB XI – 1st day

CHITTAGONG, Bangladesh, CMC – West Indies reached 303 for six at the close on the opening day of their two-day tour match against a Bangladesh Cricket Board XI at the MA Aziz Stadium on Sunday. Scores: WEST INDIES 303 for six (Shai Hope 88, Kieran Powell 72, Roston Chase 35, Shane Dowrich 24, Shimron Hetmyer 24; […]

CRICKET – Matthews powers Windies into semi-finals

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – Hayley Matthews burst to life in a special Player-of-the-Match performance as West Indies romped into the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s Twenty20 World Cup with a crushing 83-run victory over Sri Lanka here Friday night. Choosing to bat first at the Darren Sammy Cricket Stadium, the reigning champions stormed […]

CRICKET- Heavy rains force abandonment in Gros Islet

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – Persistent heavy showers forced the abandonment of the Group A contest of the ICC Women’s Twenty20 World Cup contest between England and Sri Lanka here Saturday. The game was scheduled for a 4 p.m. start but match officials decided at 3:45 p.m. that no play would be possible, especially […]

CRICKET- India beat West Indies by five wickets – 1st T20I

KOLKATA, India, CMC – India defeated West Indies by five wickets in the opening Twenty20 International of the three-match series at Eden Gardens here Sunday. Scores: WEST INDIES 109 for eight off 20 overs (Fabian Allen 27; Kuldeep Yadav 3-13) INDIA 110 for five off 17.5 overs (Dinesh Karthik 31 not out, Krunal Pandya 21 not out; […]

Jason Holder

CRICKET- India beat West Indies by eight wickets – st ODI

GUWAHATI, India, CMC – India defeated West Indies by eight wickets in the opening One-Day International of the five-match series at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium here Sunday. Scores: WEST INDIES 322 for eight off 50 overs (Shimron Hetmyer 106, Kieran Powell 51, Jason Holder 38, Shai Hope 32, Rovman Powell 22; Yuzvendra Chahal 3-41) INDIA 326 for […]

CRICKET – Hetmyer century leaves India chasing 323

GUWAHATI, India, CMC – Exciting left-hander Shimron Hetmyer struck his third One-Day International century to propel West Indies to 322 for eight off their 50 overs, in the opening fixture of the five-match series at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium here Sunday. The 21-year-old gathered 106 from 78 deliveries as the Caribbean side produced a stellar […]