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Two Guyanese batsmen earn call up to Windies squad

Two Guyanese batsmen earn call up to Windies squad

Two Guyanese batsmen have earned their call up to the West Indies squad ahead of the 1st Test against Pakistan on Friday in Jamaica. Chairman of the selection panel, Courtney Browne believes Shimron Hetmyer and Vishal Singh have earned their place in the squad, following ...

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April 17th, 2017

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CPL heads back to Florida for a 2nd year

CPL heads back to Florida for a 2nd year

Florida will play host to several Caribbean Premier League matches for a 2nd year. This was confirmed by the CPL which says the ICC has approved the staging of the fixtures at Central Broward Stadium in Lauderhill. Six matches were staged in 2016 with approximately 30,000 ...

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April 12th, 2017

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Jerome Taylor comes out of Test retirement

Jerome Taylor comes out of Test retirement

Fast bowler Jerome Taylor has come out of Test retirement and is now available for selection in all three formats. Last July, the 32-year-old fast bowler had announced his retirement from the 5-day game. But according to Jamaica pacer, he believes he still has a lot of ...

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April 12th, 2017

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Permaul called up as cover for Gabriel ahead of 3rd ODI

Permaul called up as cover for Gabriel ahead of 3rd ODI

Left arm spinner Veerasammy Permaul has been called up to the West Indies team for the 3rd and deciding ODI against Pakistan, as cover for Shannon Gabriel. According to Head Coach, Stuart Law, pace-man Gabriel, who has been plagued by injury, is undergoing treatment on his ...

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April 10th, 2017

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FIFA boss: Expanded World Cup could mean more CONCACAF spots

FIFA boss: Expanded World Cup could mean more CONCACAF spots

An increase in teams at the FIFA World Cup could auger well for T&T and the Caribbean region. According FIFA President Gianni Infantino, who paid a courtesy call to T&T President Anthony Carmona today, his vision of 48 teams brings with it greater opportunity for ...

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April 10th, 2017

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IPL10: Spectacular Smith sees Supergiant home in big chase

IPL10: Spectacular Smith sees Supergiant home in big chase

The Rising Pune Supergiant pulled off a remarkable chase of 185 against the Mumbai Indians in the 2nd match of IPL10. Pune won the toss and decided to bowl first – Mumbai made 184/8 with Kieron Pollard chipping in with 27 from 17 balls. Imran Tahir led the bowling with 3/28 ...

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April 6th, 2017

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Holder admits WI are underdogs; believes beating Pakistan not impossible

Holder admits WI are underdogs; believes beating Pakistan not impossible

West Indies captain Jason Holder has admitted that the regional team is going into the Pakistan ODIs as the underdogs. However, the lanky seamer has pinpointed the areas he believes can give the Windies an edge in what is a crucial series. If the West Indies win all three ...

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April 6th, 2017

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Six T&T teens in U-19 training camp in Antigua

Six T&T teens in U-19 training camp in Antigua

Six T&T teenagers are on a 21-member U-19 camp to focus on game awareness. West Indies U-19 Head Coach, Graeme West, believes the training camp being held in Antigua will lead to greater “efficiency and effectiveness” on the field. It runs from April 1st to 9th for the ...

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April 5th, 2017

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Sir Viv: WICB administrators “arrogance” a big problem

Sir Viv: WICB administrators “arrogance” a big problem

Former West Indies captain Viv Richards has blamed the “arrogance” of administrators involved in West Indies cricket for the failure to ensure the region’s best players are available for international duty. In recent times, several high profile regional cricketers declined ...

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April 5th, 2017

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Marlon Richards named Red Force skipper

Marlon Richards named Red Force skipper

Marlon Richards is the new captain of the T&T Red Force. The Merryboys all-rounder replaces Kyle Hope as skipper for the Round 9 of the Digicel Regional 4-Day match against Barbados from April 7 to 10 at the Kensington Oval. Meanwhile, six new players have come into the ...

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April 5th, 2017

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