Monday, Jan 30, 2023

West Indies cricket


Nicholas Pooran relinquishes the captaincy of West Indies white ball team

November 21, 2022 11:18 pm

The 27-year-old led the side in 17 ODIs and 23 T20Is. The team were eliminated without qualifying for the super 12 stages recently in the concluded T20 World Cup in Australia.

While You Were Asleep: Bangladesh complete series whitewash over WI, Fajdek wins fifth straight world gold in men's hammer, Germany, Spain enter Euro 2022 quarters

July 17, 2022 9:34 am

Bangladesh swept the ODI series in the Caribbean by winning the third match against a depleted West Indies bowling attack by four wickets. Poland's Pawel Fajdek clinched his fifth successive World Championships hammer title. Germany thumped Finald 3-0, and Spain eke out a 1-0 win over Denmark to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Euro 2022.

Hayley Matthews appointed as new West Indies women's captain

June 25, 2022 11:56 pm

Matthews has an impressive international record with 1,764 runs and 78 wickets in 69 ODIs and 1,055 runs and 58 wickets in 61 T20Is.

Masters of art: How the twain of VS Naipaul and Sonny Ramadhin met

March 01, 2022 8:38 pm

Letters from Trinidad: How the letters from his father about a teenage spinner, Sonny Ramadhin, moved his son and future Nobel Laureate VS Naipaul, then a struggling writer.

Dwayne Bravo says he will retire after T20 World Cup

November 05, 2021 8:25 am

Allrounder Dwayne Bravo says he will retire from internationals after West Indies plays its last T20 World Cup game against Australia this weekend.

T20 World Cup 2021: Unpredictable Windies look to recreate old magic

October 26, 2021 3:14 pm

Recent form is worrying, but defending champs West Indies can turn on the heat any day.

West Indies women to tour Pakistan for three ODIs

October 22, 2021 9:03 am

The three ODIs will be played on November 8, 11 and 14 before the two sides travel to Zimbabwe for the World Cup qualifiers that begins on November 21.

Ambrose is as much an achiever as Gayle and entitled to his opinion: Sir Viv Richards

October 15, 2021 6:55 pm

Ambrose, a known critic of the 'Universe Boss', had told a radio channel in the Caribbean that Gayle shouldn't be "an automatic choice" in the West Indies playing eleven for the T20 World Cup.

Glenn Phillips hits fastest T20 ton for New Zealand as hosts bag series

November 29, 2020 12:31 pm

Glenn Phillips smashed the fastest Twenty20 international hundred for New Zealand to help the hosts to a 72-run win against West Indies.

England vs West Indies 3rd Test: Here's why both teams will wear red

July 24, 2020 2:28 pm

Players on both sides will wear red caps, with logos and splashes of red also appearing on shirts, stumps and boundary hoardings.


England, West Indies take a knee as cricket resumes after four months

July 08, 2020 9:29 pm

England and West Indies players take a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement before the start of play in the first Test at Southampton as international cricket returned after a four-month absence.