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West Indies reappoint Phil Simmons as coach

Phil Simmons has been appointed coach of the West Indies for a second spell on a four-year deal, the country's cricket board (CWI) has said.

Desmond Haynes, Phil Simmons in shortlist for next West Indies coach

West Indies appointed Floyd Reifer as their interim head coach in April, replacing Richard Pybus as part of a series of administrative changes less than two months before the World Cup in England.


Phil Simmons says he will step down as Afghanistan's head coach after World Cup

Simmons has revealed he was not consulted with before ACB's controversial decision to appoint Gulbadin Naib as ODI captain replacing Asghar Afghan. ACB also named Rashid Khan and Rahmat Shah as captains of Test and T20I teams respectively.

Former coach Phil Simmons settles with Windies board over sacking

Phil Simmons was appointed West Indies coach after the 2015 World Cup but suspended for a period and then sacked despite leading the Caribbean islanders to the 2016 World Twenty20 title in India.

Afghanistan have a mountain to climb, says Phil Simmons after heavy loss

Phil Simmons made his comments after Afghanistan suffered a crushing loss against India on their Test debut with the one-off game finishing inside two days.

West Indies coach Phil Simmons questions selection policy, gets marching orders

Phil Simmons had queried the continued omissions of all-rounder Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard on Saturday.


Shivnarine Chanderpaul gets the message on Whatsapp

A heated exchange with coach Simmons over selection seems to suggest the end is around the bend for Chanderpaul.

Quiz to sing-song, the off-field games that Team Ireland play

The Ireland cricket team is accompanied by parents, wives, partners, children, siblings and ‘world cuppers’.