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Windies, pressure, England, rain-delayed, start, Manchester

Windies put pressure on England after rain-delayed start in Manchester

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

MANCHESTER (Reuters) – England were 112-3 at tea after losing wickets at regular intervals on the opening day of the second Test against West Indies in Manchester on Thursday. Opener Dom Sibley (46) and all-rounder Ben Stokes (18) added 31 runs for the fourth wicket as the hosts trod cautiously in overcast conditions, with the … Read More

Simmons, Windies, must draw, Headingley spirit

Simmons says Windies must draw on Headingley spirit

07 July, 2020 10:55 am 10:55 am

LONDON (Reuters) – West Indies coach Phil Simmons says his side cannot afford the batting debacles that have often undermined their tours of England when the series starts behind closed doors next week. The first of three tests begins at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton next Wednesday and Simmons says making sure they are mentally … Read More

Windies, quick, Thomas, test debut, England

Windies quick Thomas keen to make test debut in England

06 June, 2020 6:03 pm 6:03 pm

ANTIGUA (Reuters) – West Indies quick Oshane Thomas has said he hopes to make his test debut in England next month and establish himself in all three cricket formats. Thomas has been named among 11 reserves to accompany the 14-member squad for their three-test series in England, which is scheduled to take place in bio-secure … Read More

Windies, miss, Bravo, Hetmyer, England, Holding

Windies will miss Bravo and Hetmyer in England, says Holding

06 June, 2020 1:08 pm 1:08 pm

ANTIGUA (Reuters) – Pace great Michael Holding believes West Indies will particularly miss batsmen Darren Bravo and Shimron Hetmyer on their tour of England after they, along with all-rounder Keemo Paul, opted out of the series because of COVID-19 fears. The three-test series is scheduled to be played in July behind closed doors at ‘bio-secure’ … Read More

England to play Pakistan, Windies as part of Test Championship next year

08 August, 2019 9:40 pm 9:40 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England will host Pakistan and the West Indies in a total of six Test matches from June-August 2020 as part of the inaugural ICC World Test Championship, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Wednesday. The competition involves the nine top-ranked Test nations competing in a league between July 2019 … Read More

Windies, Afghanistan, Gayle, World Cup, swansong

Windies beat Afghanistan but Gayle fails in World Cup swansong

07 July, 2019 11:27 pm 11:27 pm

LEEDS, England (Reuters) – West Indies won the battle of the Cricket World Cup’s basement dwellers, beating Afghanistan by 23 runs in their final group match at Headingley on Thursday. Chris Gayle managed only seven runs in his final World Cup appearance but Shai Hope capitalised on an early reprieve to score 77 and help … Read More

Sri Lanka, Windies, World Cup, 32-run, victory

Sri Lanka claim 23-run win over West Indies in World Cup

07 July, 2019 11:39 pm 11:39 pm

DURHAM, England (Reuters) – Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 23 runs in the Cricket World Cup on Monday as Nicholas Pooran’s counter-attacking knock of 118 went in vain for the Caribbean side.   Chasing 339 to win, West Indies lost Sunil Ambris and Shai Hope to Sri Lanka paceman Lasith Malinga’s fierce spell with … Read More


Impressive Windies fight back to level series with England

02 February, 2019 10:19 am 10:19 am

BRIDGETOWN (Reuters) – West Indies produced a dramatic comeback to beat England by 26 runs in Barbados and level their five-match one-day series at 1-1. The hosts, who ended a 10-match losing streak in one-day internationals against England, made 289 for six with left-hander Shimron Hetmyer hitting a magnificent unbeaten 104 from 83 balls, including … Read More

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‘It was a great feeling’: Windies on Pakistan tour

02 February, 2019 11:10 pm 11:10 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Windies Women toured Pakistan for a three-match Twenty20 International series against the hosts, saying it was an “honour” to help Pakistan play in front of their home crowds. “It was a really great feeling. I am really glad I was a part of a team that was ready to bring … Read More

Sidra, Diana, Pakistan, Windies, ODI

Sidra, Diana help Pakistan draw level against Windies

02 February, 2019 9:09 pm 9:09 pm

DUBAI – A 96 from Sidra Ameen and a four-wicket haul from Diana Baig saw Pakistan race to a 34-run victory in the second one-day against the Windies international to level the three-match series 1-1. Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat at the ICC Academy in Dubai on Saturday. They notched a total … Read More

Stuart Broad TEST SERIES Off-spinner Moeen Ali Windies

Patient Windies build strong position versus England

02 February, 2019 9:34 am 9:34 am

SAINT JOHN’S (Reuters) – West Indies pressed home their advantage on day two of the second Test , leaving England’s hopes of winning the series hanging precariously in Antigua. Stuart Broad bowled particularly well for England, unlucky to pick up only three scalps during a long day in the field for the visitors, who dropped … Read More

Windies, Super Over, Pakistan, Karachi

Windies make it 2-0 after Super Over thriller against Pakistan

02 February, 2019 4:17 pm 4:17 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Windies made it 2-0 in the three-match Twenty20 International series in Pakistan, but they had to do it the hard way, with Pakistan pushing the game into the Super Over on Friday in Karachi. Deandra Dotting and Shakera Selman were the stars of the show. Dottin first hammered two sixes … Read More

All to play for as Bangladesh, Windies aim for the series

12 December, 2018 9:25 am 9:25 am

DHAKA (92 News) – With the three-match series tied 1-1, both Bangladesh and the Windies will have everything to play for in the final one-day international in Sylhet on Friday, 14 December. Bangladesh restricted the Windies to 195/9 in the first game and romped home by five wickets but the visitors fought back in the … Read More

Pollard, Darren Bravo return to Windies T20I squad

10 October, 2018 8:55 am 8:55 am

KINGSTOWN (92 News) – (92 News) – The squads named for the Windies limited-overs matches in India have a number of new faces, to go with the return of Kieron Pollard and Darren Bravo. Chanderpaul Hemraj, the 25-year-old left-hand batsman, has been included in the Windies one-day international touring party for India, while Oshane Thomas, … Read More

Sri Lanka crumble on another rain-affected day

06 June, 2018 9:21 am 9:21 am

COLOMBO (92 News) – Despite a 59-run stand between Danushka Gunathilaka and Kusal Mendis, visitors end the second day at 99/5, trailing the Windies by 105. It was Sri Lanka’s turn to succumb to pace on the second day of the final Test against the Windies. By stumps in Bridgetown, the visitors were 99/5, trailing … Read More