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Samuels puts West Indies on course for victory


August 5th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/CMC) Marlon Samuels defied a dropped chance and the "distraction" of the Olympics women's 100 metres final being shown at the ground to score a pivotal 52 that ... Read more...

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New Zealand nose ahead despite Samuels’ century


August 4th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 4 (IANS/CMC) Narsingh Deonarine gave the West Indies a boost with two late wickets after Marlon Samuels emphasised his batting rebirth with a fourth Test century in the ... Read more...

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West Indies eyeing first clean sweep in ten years (Preview)


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 2 (IANS/CMC) Inspired by the dream of a series sweep, the West Indies will be gunning for another win against New Zealand when the second and final ... Read more...

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Edwards replaces Rampaul for Jamaica Test


July 31st, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 31 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler speedster Fidel Edwards has replaced injured Ravi Rampaul in the 13-man West Indies squad for the second and final Test against New ... Read more...

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Roach, Gayle fire West Indies to victory


July 30th, 2012 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
North Sound (Antigua), July 30 (IANS/CMC) Kemar Roach put the chains in motion before Chris Gayle coolly navigated the West Indies to a nine-wicket victory over New Zealand in the first ... Read more...

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Win has shifted momentum, says New Zealand skipper


July 13th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Basseterre (St Kitts), July 13 (IANS/CMC) Stand-in New Zealand captain Kane Williamson says their 88-run victory over the West Indies in the third One-Day International could now see the ... Read more...

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McCullum says Black Caps need to find way to beat Windies


July 11th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Basseterre (St. Kitts), July 11 (IANS/CMC) Off-spinner Nathan McCullum says the beleaguered New Zealand have no choice but to win the third One-Day International at Warner Park here."We've just got to ... Read more...

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West Indies retain squad for third ODI


July 9th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 9 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies have named an unchanged side for the third One-Day International against New Zealand starting Wednesday at Warner Park in St Kitts.This comes ... Read more...

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Gayle’s presence was icing on memorable century: Samuels


July 8th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 8 (IANS/CMC) Stroke-maker Marlon Samuels said Saturday his first international century in the Caribbean had been made even more special by the presence of fellow Jamaican Chris ... Read more...

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Brilliant Gayle, Samuels give West Indies 2-0 lead


July 8th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 8 (IANS/CMC) Chris Gayle struck a record-breaking 20th One-Day International century while Marlon Samuels hammered his first in six years as the West Indies brushed aside hapless ... Read more...

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Smith, Gayle enable West Indies beat New Zealand


July 6th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 6 (IANS/CMC) West Indies defied rain to make a winning start to their One-Day International series against New Zealand, cruising to an easy nine-wicket win thanks to explosive ... Read more...

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West Indies eye series win against Black Caps


July 5th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 5 (IANS/CMC) Following a series of up-and-down performances in recent months, West Indies captain Darren Sammy called for consistency ahead of the five-match One-day International (ODI) series ... Read more...

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Windies will win series if they win opener, says Bravo


July 5th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 5 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies vice-captain Dwayne Bravo says the Caribbean side needs to break its worrying trend of slow starts to series if it is to beat ... Read more...

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Gayle hoping to give home fans special treat


July 5th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 5 (IANS/CMC) Chris Gayle returns to Sabina Park with the West Indies for the first time in three years and is hoping he can deliver something special before ... Read more...

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Taylor working on fitness with hopes of recall


July 3rd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 3 (IANS/CMC) Injury-prone West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor says he is working his way back to full fitness, as he targets a recall to the Caribbean side. ... Read more...

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Best, Russell called up for Jamaica ODIs


July 2nd, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
St.John's (Antigua), July 2 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies selectors have called up fast bowler Tino Best and all-rounder Andre Russell to the 13-man squad for the first two One-Day Internationals against ... Read more...

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Deonarine, Fudadin shine with 50s as visa wait continues


May 8th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), May 8 (IANS/CMC) Stranded West Indies batsmen Narsingh Deonarine and Assad Fudadin kept themselves in shape ahead of their trip to England with half centuries for the Kingston Cricket ... Read more...

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Smith included in squad for practice game against Australia


March 30th, 2012 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
St. John?s (Antigua), March 30 (IANS/CMC) Out-of-sorts opener Devon Smith has been named in a WICB President?s XI to face Australia in three-day tour match starting in Barbados Monday. The 12-man ... Read more...

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Rowe initiates legal action against Jamaica Cricket Association


November 11th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Nov 11 (IANS/CMC) West Indies batting legend Lawrence Rowe has launched legal action against the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) for its decision to withdraw his name from the Players ... Read more...

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Jamaica revokes Lawrence Rowe’s Sabina Park honour


October 7th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Oct 7 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican cricket officials have revoked the naming of the players' enclosure at Sabina Park after former Jamaica captain and West Indies batsman Lawrence Rowe.The decision comes ... Read more...

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Fletcher hails West Indies improvement under Gibson


July 13th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), July 13 (IANS/CMC) India coach Duncan Fletcher has praised the development of the West Indies team under new coach Ottis Gibson. His praise came in the wake of India's ... Read more...

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Edwards, Chanderpaul rise in rankings after good show against India


July 12th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 12 (IANS/CMC) Fidel Edwards' 19 wickets in the just concluded Test series against India has seen him jump two places to a career-best 16th in the International Cricket Council ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul leads defiant West Indies to a draw


July 11th, 2011 - 8:51 am ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 11 (IANS/CMC) Shivnarine Chanderpaul's typically defiant 23rd Test hundred, and two crucial wickets for Ravi Rampaul helped West Indies escape with a draw in the third and ... Read more...

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West Indies struggling at 128 for five (Lunch report)


July 8th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 7 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies were 128 for five at lunch on day two of the third and final cricket Test against India at the Windsor Park ... Read more...

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Feeble West Indies top-order flattened in third Test (Lunch report)


July 7th, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 6 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies' feeble top-order batting was again undermined by Ishant Sharma as they were 64 for three at lunch on day one of the third ... Read more...

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Chasing 281 to win, West Indies make a shaky start


July 3rd, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), July 2 (IANS/CMC) Chasing 281 for victory, West Indies made a shaky start in their bid after another incisive spell of fast bowling from Fidel Edwards in the second ... Read more...

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West Indies replace Nash with Edwards, no place for Gayle


June 26th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 26 (IANS) West Indies dropped vice captain Brendan Nash from the second cricket Test against India starting Tuesday at the Kensington Oval in Barbados. There was no ... Read more...

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India beat West Indies by 63 runs, lead series 1-0


June 24th, 2011 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 24 (IANS) India put up a disciplined bowling performance to beat West Indies by 63 runs in the first Test and take a 1-0 lead in ... Read more...

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Final scoreboard: India vs. West Indies, day four, first Test


June 24th, 2011 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 24 (IANS) The final scoreboard on day four of the first cricket Test between India and West Indies at the Sabina Park here Thursday.India (first innings): ... Read more...

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Lunch scoreboard: India vs West Indies, first Test


June 24th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 23 (IANS) The scoreboard at lunch on day four of the first Test between India and West Indies at the Sabina Park here Thursday.India (first innings): ... Read more...

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India one wicket away from victory in first Test (Lunch report)


June 24th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 23 (IANS) India were one wicket away from victory in the first cricket Test against West Indies here Thursday.West Indies, chasing a target of 326 runs, ... Read more...

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Partnerships will be key to our chances: Sammy


June 23rd, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 23 (IANS) West Indies captain Darren Sammy says partnerships will be the key to the team's chances in the the first criclet Test against India.At stumps Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. West Indies, first Test, day three


June 23rd, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 23 (IANS) The scoreboard at the end of third day's play of the first Test between India and the West Indies at the Sabina Park here ... Read more...

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Dravid’s century give Indians edge in first Test


June 23rd, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 23 (IANS) The West Indies need another 195 runs to win the first Test after Rahul Dravid's century helped India set a stiff target for the ... Read more...

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Double strikes by Bishoo leave India struggling at 166/6 (Lead)


June 23rd, 2011 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 22 (IANS) Late double-strike by leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo left India struggling at 166 for six in the second innings at lunch against the West Indies on the ... Read more...

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