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  • Gabriel withdrawn from team

    FAST bowler Shannon Gabriel has withdrawn from the national senior cricket team for personal reasons and is unavailable for Trinidad and Tobago’s next regional four- day match.  The Test player is replaced by Odean Smith. The other change in the squad is the return of left-handed batsman Darren Bravo who comes in for Bryan Charles.…

  • ROAD TEAMS ALL WIN

    Permaul triggers Jaguars victory over star-studded Pride; Edwards, Hodge lead Volcanoes past Scorpions; Joseph, Cornwall help Hurricanes blow away Red Force JOHN’S, Antigua– All three visiting teams completed victory in their matches in the West Indies Championship on Monday. Veteran left-arm spinner Veerasammy Permaul triggered a second innings batting collapse of the star-studded Barbados…

  • SHILLINGFORD SUSPENDED…

    JOHN’S, Antigua– Cricket West Indies confirmed today that an independent assessment has found the bowling action of Windward Islands Volcanoes off-spinner Shane Shillingford to be illegal and, as such, he has been suspended from bowling in regional matches with immediate effect. The assessment revealed that Shillingford’s deliveries exceeded the 15 degrees level of tolerance…

  • PYBUS AS INTERIM HEAD COACH

    St John’s, ANTIGUA – Richard Pybus has been appointed interim Head Coach of the WINDIES Men’s team with immediate effect. He will lead the technical team for the upcoming visit of England, the Triangular Series in Ireland, the 2019 Cricket World Cup (CWC) and the visit of India in July and August. “Meanwhile, the…

  • STARS’ RETURN

    JOHN’S, Antigua – The return of a number of WINDIES stars – headed by fit-again Test and One-day International captain Jason Holder – will be the key feature of the third round of matches in the West Indies Championship, starting tomorrow. Holder was sidelined from the recent WINDIES Tour of Bangladesh, due to a…

  • BANGLADESH LEVEL T20 SERIES

    DHAKA, Bangladesh- The WINDIES lost the 2nd T20 International by 36 runs at the Sher-E-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka, allowing Bangladesh to level the series with one match to play on Saturday, December, 22. Bangladesh 211/4 (20overs), WINDIES 175 all out (19.2 overs). Carlos Brathwaite won the toss and elected to bowl first in chilly…

  • JAGUARS, HURRICANES START WITH WINS

    JOHN’S, Antigua – Four-time defending champions Guyana Jaguars defied half-centuries from former WINDIES Under-19 star, Alick Athanaze and opener Tarryck Gabriel to open the West Indies Championship season with a comfortable 125-run victory over Windward Islands Volcanoes on Sunday. Veteran left-arm spinner Veerasammy Permaul was the pick of the Jaguars bowlers, as they overcame…

  • ​England Women To Host Australia And West Indies In 2019

    ICC Women’s World T20 finalists England will host West Indies and Australia next summer, with six ODIs, six IT20s and one Test. The Test match will form part of the Women’s Ashes which will once again be a multi-format points system. The West Indies ODIs will count towards the ICC Women’s Championship, with qualification…

  • WI CONTINUES MEDIA CREDENTIALLING FOR  2019

    JOHN’S, Antigua– Cricket West Indies media credentialling process continues for the 2018-2019 seasons. This current phase caters primarily for non-rights holding media personnel who will be covering the England Tour of the West Indies 2019. Tue, Jan 15 to Fri, Jan 18 Tour Match – Three Ws Oval, Barbados Wed, Jan 23 to Sun, Jan 27 1st Test – Kensington Oval, Barbados Thu, Jan 31 to…

  • WORLD T20 RENAMED AS T20 WORLD CUP

    Captains of men’s and women’s cricket teams hail ICC decision Faf du Plessis announces ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 will be his last ICC event David Richardson’s interview available on the the Online Media Zone, which is a one-stop shop for the ongoing tournament that includes extensive text coverage, audio clips and roundups, unedited videos…