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South Africa, tour, West Indies, hold indefinitely

South Africa tour to West Indies on hold indefinitely

08 August, 2020 8:52 pm 8:52 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South Africa’s director of cricket Graeme Smith does not expect the national team to be back in action until November at the earliest and confirmed the scheduled tour of West Indies has been postponed indefinitely. Cricket West Indies chief executive Johnny Grave said last week they were hopeful of hosting South … Read More


Broad puts England in control of deciding Test against West Indies

07 July, 2020 11:24 pm 11:24 pm

MANCHESTER (Reuters) – Stuart Broad smashed a swashbuckling half century off just 33 balls before grabbing two wickets to put England in control of the third and deciding test against West Indies on Saturday. Broad helped the hosts to score 369 in their first innings at Old Trafford and then tormented the West Indies batsmen … Read More

Stokes, shines, England, West Indies, level, Test series

Stokes shines as England beat West Indies to level Test series

07 July, 2020 11:43 pm 11:43 pm

MANCHESTER (Reuters) – England levelled the three-Test series against West Indies after bowling the tourists out for 198 in the second innings to win by 113 runs in the final session of the second Test with Ben Stokes in inspired form at Old Trafford on Monday. England had declared their second innings at 129-3 in … Read More

West Indies, temporarily, halve salaries, staff, players

West Indies to temporarily halve salaries of staff and players

05 May, 2020 1:22 pm 1:22 pm

ANTIGUA (Reuters) – Cricket West Indies (CWI) said it will halve salaries for staff and players for up to six months as it struggles to deal with the “debilitating economic challenges” caused by the coronavirus pandemic. International professional cricket remains suspended due to the virus, plunging cricket boards into financial crisis with no clear pathway … Read More

Bismah, Diana, power, Pakistan, eight-wicket, victory, West Indies, ICC Women’s T20 World Cup

Bismah, Diana power Pakistan to big win in ICC Women’s T20 World Cup open...

02 February, 2020 5:47 pm 5:47 pm

CANBERRA – Pakistan claimed the scalp of West Indies as they outplayed the 2016 winners and began their ICC Women’s T20 World Cup campaign with an eight-wicket victory in Canberra on Tuesday. Sharp new-ball bowling from Diana Baig induced struggle in the Windies top order and only when Stafanie Taylor and Shemaine Campbelle were at … Read More

West Indies, face, uphill task, against, India, format changes

West Indies face uphill task against India as format changes

12 December, 2019 11:49 am 11:49 am

CHENNAI (92 News) – Having lost the T20I decider in Mumbai, West Indies will now take on No.2-ranked India in a three-match ODI series, starting on Sunday, 15 December in Chennai. The head-to-head count between India and West Indies in ODIs is currently an even 62 wins each, but the gulf between the two sides … Read More

India eliminate West Indies to inch towards World Cup semis

06 June, 2019 6:59 pm 6:59 pm

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – Two-time champions India stood on the cusp of securing a spot in the Cricket World Cup semi-finals after they stretched their unbeaten run in the tournament with a clinical 125-run victory against West Indies that eliminated the Caribbeans on Thursday. Opting to bat first, India’s middle order did not exactly cover … Read More

West Indies, face, rampaging, New Zealand, must-win, game

West Indies face rampaging New Zealand in a must-win game

06 June, 2019 9:32 pm 9:32 pm

MANCHESTER – Having failed to replicate their success from the first game against Pakistan, West Indies need to win each of their remaining four matches to stay in contention for the semi-finals race. West Indies have failed to combine as a team and produce match-winning results in their last few matches. Despite registering a par … Read More

Shakib, smashes, century, Bangladesh, sink, West Indies

Shakib smashes century as Bangladesh sink West Indies

06 June, 2019 11:18 pm 11:18 pm

TAUNTON, England (Reuters) – Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan scored his second century in as many World Cup matches while Liton Das hit an unbeaten 94 as they thumped twice champions West Indies by seven wickets on Monday. Chasing 322 for a famous victory, Shakib took complete control with an unbeaten 124 off 99 balls, … Read More

Hope, West Indies, Bangladesh, World Cup

Hope misses ton as West Indies post 321-8 against Bangladesh

06 June, 2019 2:15 pm 2:15 pm

TAUNTON, England (Reuters) – West Indies batsman Shai Hope hit a patient 96 while Evin Lewis and Shimron Hetmyer also made half-centuries to help the former champions post a competitive 321-8 from 50 overs in their World Cup encounter against Bangladesh in Taunton on Monday. Hope struck only one six and four boundaries in his … Read More

Root, leads, England, crushing, eight-wicket, win, West Indies

Root leads England to crushing eight-wicket win over West Indies

06 June, 2019 9:48 pm 9:48 pm

SOUTHAMPTON, England (Reuters) – Joe Root’s classy unbeaten century led England to a comprehensive eight-wicket victory over West Indies in a one-sided Cricket World Cup match in Southampton on Friday. Jofra Archer and Mark Wood took three wickets apiece as England bowled the Windies out for a modest 212 after winning the toss, and Root’s … Read More

England win toss, elect to field against West Indies

06 June, 2019 2:51 am 2:51 am

HAMPSHIRE (92 News) – England won the toss and elected to field first against West Indies in the nineteenth ODI of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019. After a convincing 106-run victory over Bangladesh, England will be up against a vibrant West Indies unit in their fourth match of the ICC Men’s Cricket World … Read More

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Australia’s Starc, Coulter-Nile combine to sink Windies

06 June, 2019 9:19 am 9:19 am

NOTTINGHAM, England (Reuters) – Fast bowler Mitchell Starc’s five-wicket haul and a defiant 92 by Nathan Coulter-Nile helped Australia beat West Indies by 15 runs at Trent Bridge on Thursday to secure their second consecutive win at the Cricket World Cup. Chasing 289 for victory, West Indies got off to a poor start before Shai … Read More


West Indies’ Russell confident to be fit for Australia match

06 June, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

LONDON (Reuters) – West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell says he is confident of recovering from a knee problem in time for his side’s second Cricket World Cup match against Australia on Thursday. Russell limped off at Nottingham after a hostile spell of fast bowling during which he took two wickets for four runs in three … Read More

Social media users troll Pakistani team over recent performance

Social media users troll Pakistani team over recent performance

05 May, 2019 10:48 pm 10:48 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Social media users on Friday trolled the Pakistan team over recent performance against West Indies in the first World Cup match. West Indies beat Pakistan by seven wickets in a match of the World Cup 2019 at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. Opener Chris Gayle scored a decent half-century to lead West … Read More