Jason Holder Becomes Number One Ranked Test All-Rounder
Captain Jason Holder has become the first Windies player in 45 years to top the list of all-rounders in the MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings after slamming an unbeaten double-century that helped script a memorable 381-run win over England in the first Test in Bridgetown. Sir Garfield Sobers... Read more
Afghanistan All Set For Special First Men’s Test
It will be a dream debut for newest Test nation Afghanistan, as they take on the world’s top-ranked team, India, in their first Test in Bengaluru from Thursday. Afghanistan, who have fast established themselves as a force to reckon with in the shorter formats, will become the 12th side... Read more
Windies Announces Contracted Players
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies announced it has enhanced its central retainer contract system for men’s players. The new arrangement brings the CWI central retainer contract system more in line with the different formats of the sport, splitting the senior international men’s players into three groups –... Read more
Hapless West Indies Face Confident Pakistan In Second Test Sunday
By Ravi Madholall Despite the first three consecutive days were affected by rain, Pakistan still proved their superiority over West Indies to hall in a comprehensive seven-wicket win in the first test which concluded last Tuesday at Sabina Park in Jamaica. Undoubtedly the tourists are brimming with immense confidence... Read more
Preview of West Indies And Pakistan Clash In First Test
By Ravi Madholall Interesting to see the methodology of the Pakistani bowlers against West Indies as they are set to begin their three-match test series with the opener on Friday at the Sabina Park facility in Kingston, Jamaica and both teams will be looking for an early lead. Pakistan... Read more
Windies Announced Test Squad To Face Pakistan In UAE
The Selection Panel of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) announced the 15-man squad for the upcoming Test Series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates. The series will consist of three Test matches. The opening match will be a day/night fixture at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, from... Read more
Alzarri Joseph Added To West Indies Squad For Second Test
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Selection Panel of the West Indies Cricket Board announced today, a 14-member squad for the second Seagram’s Royal Stag Cup Test – powered by Karbonn Smart Phones – against India at Sabina Park. SQUAD Jason Holder (Captain) Kraigg Brathwaite (Vice Captain) Devendra Bishoo Jermaine Blackwood... Read more
Miguel Cummins Added To West Indies Squad For 1st Test
ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The selection panel of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) today named fast bowler Miguel Cummins as replacement for Jerome Taylor in the 13-member squad to face India in the upcoming first Test match against India. Cummins, 25, has played 41 first-class matches, with 116... Read more
Leon Johnson To Lead WICB President’s XI Against India
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The Selection Panel of the West Indies Cricket Board announced today, a 12-member squad for the two-day, Tour Match between the WICB President’s XI and India, starting this coming Saturday at Warner Park in St. Kitts. SQUAD Leon Johnson (Captain) Jermaine Blackwood Rajendra Chandrika Roston... Read more
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – West Indies head coach, Phil Simmons has assembled a group of 14 players in a one-week high performance camp focusing on batting and spin bowling. The players, some of whom have played at the international level, have been invited to attend as West Indies look ahead... Read more