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Windies will be gunning for Australia: Edwards


September 19th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 19 (IANS/CMC) Confident strike bowler Fidel Edwards says the West Indies will be firing from all cylinders in an effort to win their opening game against Australia in the ... Read more...

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Rihanna sponsors fans’ vacation


August 10th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 10 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has reportedly invited five of her favourite fans to her home in Barbados for a vacation.The 24-year-old made the gesture in order ... Read more...

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Jay-Z approves Brown, Rihanna patch up


August 5th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 5 (IANS) Rapper Jay-Z has reportedly has approved singer Rihanna's reunion with Chris Brown."Jay-Z sees Rihanna like a daughter and has sent his right-hand man Jay ... Read more...

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Rihanna wants message from dead grandmother


July 26th, 2012 - 2:02 am ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS)Singer Rihanna singer, who has been devastated by the loss of her grandmother Clara 'Dolly' Braithwaite, is hoping the latter will send her some sort of ... Read more...

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Rihanna drinks beer after grandma’s funeral


July 11th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Pop star Rihanna, who drank beer on the day of her grandmother's funeral in Barbados, apologised for her behaviour.The funeral was Tuesday and the 24-year-old ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul’s son takes centre stage


July 4th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Scarborough(Tobago), July 4(IANS/CMC) Tagenarine Chanderpaul, son of the West Indies Test star Shivnarine Chanderpaul, struck a half-century to lead Guyana to victory over Barbados in the second round of the Caribbean ... Read more...

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Rihanna was a good student, says brother


June 21st, 2012 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) Pop star Rihanna's brother Rorrey Fenty says she may be the coolest person in the music industry, but she was known for being extremely intelligent ... Read more...

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Johnson and Permaul maul India A by 125 runs


June 13th, 2012 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Kingstown (St Vincent), June 12 (IANS/CMC) Two left-armers, medium-pacer Delorn Johnson (6 for 34) and spinner Veerasammy Permaul (4 for 22) bowled West Indies A to a 125-run victory over India ... Read more...

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West Indies A hope to dominate Indians


May 30th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
St.John's (Antigua), May 30 (IANS/CMC) West Indies A team manager Colin Borde says his charges will be looking to dominate the touring India A side in the upcoming "Test" and limited ... Read more...

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Best looking to make most of his West Indies call-up


May 24th, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham (England), May 24 (IANS/CMC) Fiery West Indies fast bowler Tino Best says he will be looking to utilise his knowledge of English conditions if he is fielded to play in ... Read more...

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Eighth-wicket stand gives Windies women series win


May 7th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), May 7 (IANS/CMC) A valiant, unbroken 24-run, eighth wicket partnership between Shemaine Campbelle and Tremayne Smartt fired the West Indies women's cricket team to a series-winning three-wicket ... Read more...

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Outstanding Taylor fires Windies to second straight win


May 3rd, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 3 (IANS/CMC) Captain Stafanie Taylor's excellent all-round performance inspired the West Indies women's team to a seven-run win over Sri Lanka in the second game of their five-match ... Read more...

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Daley shines again as West Indies win T20 opener


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 2 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican all-rounder Shanel Daley extended her superb One-Day form into the opening Twenty20 game as West Indies women won the opening game of their five-match series ... Read more...

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Simmons signals return with century


May 1st, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, May 1 (IANS/CMC) West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons signalled his return to full fitness when he struck 127 to help Ceramic Merryboys gain first innings points over Wanderers ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan women win second ODI


April 28th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucas Street (Barbados), April 28 (IANS/CMC) Sri Lanka held their nerve to beat the West Indies by one wicket with two balls to spare in a thrilling finish to the ... Read more...

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Spend time with us, says Rihanna’s family


April 25th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 25 (IANS) Pop star Rihanna's family wants her to take a break and spend time with them in Barbados."Ri tells us she is homesick and misses ... Read more...

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Rampaul in line for first outing of series


April 22nd, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), April 22 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler Ravi Rampaul could be in line for his first match of the series against Australia when the third and final ... Read more...

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Clarke feels Ponting is victim of own high standards


April 21st, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, April 21 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke feels that his predecessor Ricky Ponting was a victim of the high standards he himself set.The 37-year-old Ponting, who retired ... Read more...

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Back injury may force Pattinson to miss remainder of series


April 19th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), April 19 (IANS) Exciting young Australian fast bowler James Pattinson has injured his back and will miss the remainder of the West Indies tour.Pattinson is not ... Read more...

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Gibson optimistic as Windies face nervy final day


April 11th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 11 (IANS/CMC) West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson remained optimistic about winning the opening Test against Australia after they threw away the advantage with a shocking batting collapse ... Read more...

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Ponting wary of Windies threat


April 3rd, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 3 (IANS/CMC) Former captain Ricky Ponting says Australia are bracing for a strong challenge from a rejuvenated West Indies and would spare no effort in thoroughly preparing for ... Read more...

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Smith credits daughter for resurgence


April 1st, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 1 (IANS/CMC) Dashing West Indies batsman Dwayne Smith says his six-year-old daughter Niyesha is a key reason behind his resurgence.The 28-year-old right-hander has enjoyed a purple patch of ... Read more...

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Windies beat Australia by 14 runs in second T20


March 31st, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), March 31 (IANS/CMC) For the second time in as many weeks, West Indies walked away with a share of the spoils after they beat Australia by 14 runs to ... Read more...

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Former Windies batsman Ryan Hinds accused of rape


March 29th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), March 29 (IANS/CMC) Former Barbados captain Ryan Hinds has been released on bail after appearing in court here Tuesday to face charges of rape.The 31-year-old, who was dropped from ... Read more...

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Rihanna loves being naked


March 24th, 2012 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 24 (IANS) Singer Rihanna, known for her skimpy dressing, says she feels most comfortable naked because it makes her feel better about herself."My way probably won't ... Read more...

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US men held after open sex on gay cruise


March 23rd, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) Two US men have pleaded guilty to indecent exposure in Dominica after they were arrested during a stop on a gay cruise of the Caribbean.John Robert ... Read more...

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Warner shuns IPL riches for national duty


March 23rd, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 23 (IANS) Australia's dashing opening batsman David Warner has finally chosen national duty over the riches offered by the Indian Premier League (IPL).Warner, an IPL regular, said he ... Read more...

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Barath will add stability to Windies’ batting: Chief selector


March 23rd, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), March 23 (IANS/CMC) Chief selector Clyde Butts believes the inclusion of opener Adrian Barath will give the West Indies added stability at the top for the two ... Read more...

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Rihanna buys beachside home for brother


March 17th, 2012 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has bought a luxury beachside home in Barbados for her younger brother Rorrey."Rihanna's close to her brother, and she'll do anything to help ... Read more...

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Rihanna buys beachside home for brother


March 17th, 2012 - 8:51 am ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has bought a luxury beachside home in Barbados for her younger brother Rorrey."Rihanna's close to her brother, and she'll do anything to help ... Read more...

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Dwayne Bravo named ODI vice captain


March 15th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kingstown, (St. Vincent), March 15 (IANS/CMC) All-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been appointed West Indies vice captain for the first three One-Day Internationals against Australia.The 28-year-old Bravo, who has not played for ... Read more...

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Windies spinner Narine ready for Aussie challenge


March 14th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), March 14 (IANS/CMC) West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine believes he is learning quickly and says his first brush with international cricket last December has put him in good stead ... Read more...

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West Indies’ Ramdin sidelined with injury


March 12th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), March 12 (IANS/CMC) Wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin has been ruled out of the first three One-Day Internationals against Australia, after sustaining a fractured finger during a practice game at 3Ws ... Read more...

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Jesy Nelson shows off her new slim & trim body in a bikini


February 13th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) X Factor star Jesy Nelson does not seem to feel the insecurity she did some time back. The 20-year-old Little Mix singer has slimmed down considerably ... Read more...

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India drop to third place in ICC Test rankings


January 28th, 2012 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 28 (IANS) India dropped a place to the third spot in International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings after their humiliating 0-4 whitewash by Australia in the Border Gavaskar ... Read more...

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