Trinbago Knight Riders trounce Zouks to claim fourth CPL title

Trinbago Knight Riders trounce Zouks to claim fourth  CPL title

TAROUBA, Trinidad – Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) clinched a record fourth Caribbean Premier League title when they made light work of St Lucia Zouks by eight wickets in last Thursday’s ’s final, to complete an historic unbeaten campaign in the franchise tournament. Inspired by captain Kieron Pollard’s four-wicket haul, TKR withstood an early onslaught to […]

Mohammed opts out of Windies side for England series

Mohammed opts out of  Windies side for England series

ST JOHN’S, Antigua  — Anisa Mohammed, Vice-Captain  of the West Indies Women’s team, has opted out of an otherwise full strength 18-member squad announced last week for the biosecure five-match Twenty20 (T20) International tour of England starting later this month Regular Captain Stafanie Taylor will lead the side which includes Hayley Matthews, Deandra Dottin and […]

Women’s World Cup postponed until 2022

Women’s World Cup postponed until 2022

LONDON — Cricket’s world governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), announced yesterday it was postponing the 50-over Women’s World Cup until 2022, amid the ongoing global health risks posed by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Three weeks ago, the ICC said it could continue “to evaluate the situation” regarding the staging of the tournament […]

Expectations were too lofty for struggling Windies – Ragoonath

Expectations were too lofty for struggling Windies – Ragoonath

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Former Test batsman Suruj Ragoonath believes there were inflated expectations of the West Indies on their recent England tour, and has argued that the Caribbean side’s batting on which so much depended, always lacked the skill and temperament to survive in seamer-friendly English conditions. The 52-year-old Trinidadian said nothing in the West […]

Blackwood steers West Indies to victory in first Test against England in three-match series

Blackwood steers West Indies to victory in first Test against England in three-match series

  SOUTHAMPTON, England  –  Jermaine Blackwood perished agonisingly short of a deserved hundred but West Indies took a giant leap towards their first series win on English soil in 32 years when they held their nerve to stun the hosts by four wickets in the opening Test here on Sunday. Asked to chase a tricky […]

Simmons highlights Holder, Stokes rivalry

Simmons highlights Holder, Stokes rivalry

MANCHESTER, England – West Indies head coach Phil Simmons expects the rivalry between leading all-rounders Jason Holder and Ben Stokes to be one of the highlights of the upcoming Test series. Holder, the West Indies captain, has emerged as Test cricket’s leading all-rounder, while Ben Stokes is ranked number two in the ICC charts. “The […]

Loose uncapped Holder on England, urges former Test opener

Loose uncapped Holder on England,  urges former Test opener

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Former Test opener Philo Wallace has urged West Indies tour selectors to hand Chemar Holder his debut in the first Test against England next month, contending the uncapped speedster can shock England and lay the foundation for a series win. The 49-year-old, who played seven Tests and 33 One-Day Internationals, argued Holder […]

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