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Sammy plays down idea of second frontline spinner


July 25th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
St.John's (Antigua), July 25 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy has down played the idea that another frontline spinner could have been included in the 13-man squad chosen to play ... Read more...

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West Indies speedster Roach ready to face Kiwis


July 24th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), July 24 (IANS/CMC) Fit-again fast bowler Kemar Roach says he is looking to make a big impact when he returns to the Test side for the ... Read more...

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Narine signs with Sydney for Aussie T20 showpiece


July 22nd, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 22 (IANS/CMC) Exciting West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine is headed to Australia's Twenty20 Big Bash League after signing with defending champions Sydney Sixers. The 24-year-old will join Australia ... Read more...

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Roach makes bright return as Black Caps struggle


July 21st, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), July 21 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach made a successful return to action following injury, producing a four-wicket haul to limit New Zealand on a ... Read more...

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Injury prone Jerome Taylor to play in SPL


July 6th, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), July 6 (IANS/CMC) Injury prone West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor has been snapped up as one of the overseas signings for the inaugural Sri Lanka Premier ... Read more...

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Injured Darren Bravo out of tour, returning home


June 19th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (IANS/CMC) Injury has ruled West Indies batsman Darren Bravo out of the remainder of the England tour.The stylish left-handed batsman picked up a groin injury during the first ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul doubtful for Birmingham Test


June 8th, 2012 - 2:59 am ICT by IANS
Birmingham (England), June 8 (IANS/CMC) Veteran left-hander Shivnarine Chanderpaul is a doubt for the final Test against England after picking up a side strain.The 37-year-old was taken to hospital here Thursday ... Read more...

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Gibson says Roach loss a huge blow but looks to Best, Edwards


May 31st, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Leicester, May 31 (IANS/CMC) West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson has lamented the loss of fast bowler Kemar Roach for the rest of the England series but says he expects the ... Read more...

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Sammy backs Roach to overcome no-ball problem


May 27th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, May 27 (IANS/CMC) Captain Darren Sammy has backed fast bowler Kemar Roach to overcome the no-ball problem that haunted him on the second day of the second Test here Saturday ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul digs in at top; Samuels, Roach also move up


May 23rd, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 23 (IANS/CMC) World No. One batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has stretched his lead at the top of the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) batting rankings, following his two half-centuries in ... Read more...

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Windies performance has answered critics, says Sammy


May 22nd, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy said despite losing the opening Test to England, his side has managed to answer many of the critics who had written off ... Read more...

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Windies seam attack fully fit for Lord’s opener


May 16th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies look set to have a fully fit seam attack for the opening Test against England starting at Lord's here Thursday.There were worries over the ... Read more...

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Windies coach preaches patience to his seamers


May 16th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS/CMC) West Indies coach Ottis Gibson has urged his pacemen to opt for patience over exuberance in the seamer-friendly English conditions starting with the first Test at Lord's ... Read more...

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Eyes on struggling Windies pace duo ahead of Lord’s Test


May 15th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS/CMC) Fitness concerns hover over the fast bowling pair of Kemar Roach and Ravi Rampaul ahead of Thursday's start of the first Test against England at Lord's.Roach did ... Read more...

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Besieged Windies facing heavy defeat after limp display


May 12th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Northampton (England), May 12 (IANS/CMC) Embattled West Indies were facing the prospect of an innings defeat after their bowlers let England Lions off the hook and their batsmen then suffered their ... Read more...

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Rampaul rues Windies’ lack of killer instinct


May 12th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Northampton (England), May 12 (IANS/CMC) Fast bowler Ravi Rampaul was left rueing the West Indies lack of killer instinct after the Caribbean side let England Lions off the hook on the ... Read more...

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Pacer Gabriel in West Indies squad for England


April 28th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), April 28 (IANS/CMC) Selectors have called up uncapped pacer Shannon Gabriel for the three-Test West Indies tour of England, starting next week.As expected, the 16-member squad will be ... 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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Roach leaps to career-best 18th in ICC Rankings


April 21st, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 21 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach jumped to a career-best 18th spot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings, following his 10-wicket match haul in the just ... Read more...

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Rain ruins Roach party as West Indies keep Australia in check


April 19th, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), April 19 (IANS/CMC) An outstanding spell from speedster Kemar Roach was the brightest spot on the rain-wrecked fourth day of the second Test between West Indies and ... Read more...

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Roach praises Malcolm Marshall’s legacy


April 19th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), April 19 (IANS/CMC) Kemar Roach, a member of the emerging generation of West Indies pacers, hailed Malcolm Marshall as one of the finest exponents of the art, ... Read more...

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Sammy sees result in Oval pitch but no advantage


April 15th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, April 15 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy expects the Queen's Park Oval pitch to produce a result but does not believe it will offer a home advantage."A ... Read more...

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Roach slapped with fine over Lee incident


March 27th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), March 27 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach has been fined half his match fee for his altercation with Australian speedster Brett Lee during the fifth One-Day ... Read more...

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Windies, Australia in dramatic last-over tie


March 21st, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston, March 21 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies and Australia played out a dramatic tie in the third One-Day International in a thrilling finish to a riveting contest at Arnos Vale. Needing ... Read more...

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Will Ferrell marches through the Mardi Gras parade


February 21st, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Louisiana, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comedian Will Ferrell added some royalty to his life when he marched through the streets of Louisiana dressed as King Bacchus. The 44-year-old was dressed in the ... Read more...

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Fidel Edwards aiming to be fastest bowler on earth


December 18th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 18 (IANS) Speedster Fidel Edwards threatens to touch the 160 kmph-mark in the next one year and get closer to the fastest delivery ever unleashed by Pakistani ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of India innings against West Indies, Fifth ODI


December 11th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 11 (IANS) Scoreboard of India's innings against the West Indies in the fifth and final One-day International at M.A. Chidambaram Stadium here SundayIndia: Gautam Gambhir lbw b ... Read more...

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Chennai ODI: Tiwary slams maiden ODI ton, India score 267/7


December 11th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 11 (IANS) Manoj Tiwary's maiden One-day century aided India's recovery from a disastrous start when they lost two wickets in the very first over as the hosts ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: 4th ODI - India innings


December 8th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 8 (IANS) Scoreboard of India's innings against the West Indies in the fourth One-day international here Thursday:India: Gautam Gambhir run out (Samuels) 67 Virender Sehwag c sub (A Martin) b ... Read more...

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Important we show confidence in Yuvraj: Dhoni


November 17th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) Stylish batsman Yuvraj Singh may not be in the best of form, but Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels he needs backing as it is important ... Read more...

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Tea scoreboard: India vs. West Indies, Second Test, Day One


November 14th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Scoreboard at tea on the first day of the second cricket Test between India and the West Indies at the Eden Gardens here Monday.India 1st ... Read more...

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Lunch scoreboard: India vs. West Indies, Second Test, Day one


November 14th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Scoreboard at lunch on the first day of the second cricket Test between India and the West Indies at the Eden Gardens here Monday.India 1st ... Read more...

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West Indies confident of playing competitive game: Gibson


November 4th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Riding high on a Test series win after eight years, the West Indies hope to give India a tough competition in the three Tests ... Read more...

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Identical twins give birth on the same day


October 24th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bloomington, Ind., Oct 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two identical twins seem to have their destinies interwoven together. How then can it be explained that they had their babies on the same day?On Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Ravi Rampaul has much to celebrate over the weekend


October 17th, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Chittagong, Oct 17 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler Ravi Rampaul had much to celebrate over the weekend.It started Friday with news that he had been voted Trinidad & Tobago's International Player-of-the-Year ... Read more...

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