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Miguel Cummins joins Worcestershire

Miguel Cummins joins Worcestershire

West Indies fast bowler Miguel Cummins has signed as Worcestershire’s overseas player for the final three rounds of the County Championship. Cummins, who made his Test debut, last month against India, replaces South Africa’s Kyle Abbott in the team. Abbott was ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 26th, 2016

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Simmons welcomes senior T20 players

Simmons welcomes senior T20 players

West Indies coach Phil Simmons has welcomed the senior T20 players as the team prepares for the first game against India. Comparing the squad to the Test team, Simmons said it’s a good feeling as it “makes things easy” for him in Lauderhill, Florida. As opposed to the ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 26th, 2016

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Cleo aims to lower curtains on career in 2018

Cleo aims to lower curtains on career in 2018

Veteran shot put athlete Cleopatra Borel may lower the curtain on her career at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. Borel, who has now taken part in 4 Olympic Games, returned home yesterday, after placing 7th in the final of the shot put in Rio. According to her, she ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 26th, 2016

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West Indies to play Day/Night Test

West Indies to play Day/Night Test

The West Indies will be part of the second ever day-night Test when they meet the current #1 Test team Pakistan in Dubai on October 13th. Australia and New Zealand met in the inaugural floodlit Test last November, played with a pink ball in Adelaide. The Windies play three ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 25th, 2016

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Bolt to help young athletes through new Digicel deal

Bolt to help young athletes through new Digicel deal

Usain Bolt has been dubbed the new Chief Speed Officer of Digicel Caribbean. The fancy sobriquet aside, the new deal will see the multiple gold medal-winning Olympian helping aspiring youth athletes through speed camps and motivational and mentorship sessions. He’ll also be ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 25th, 2016

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Lewis: Rio was like “being able to conquer the impossible”

Lewis: Rio was like “being able to conquer the impossible”

Sailor Andrew Lewis was the victim of a horrendous accident in December of 2015, in which he could have lost his life. Instead, he sustained broken bones in his face, ribs and legs and had to learn to walk again. Speaking yesterday at the Piarco International Airport, mere ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 25th, 2016

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WI could go #2 in T20i Rankings

WI could go #2 in T20i Rankings

The West Indies will have a chance to leap frog second-placed India in the ICC T20I Team Rankings, when they battle in two T20is. The matches are carded for Saturday and Sunday at the Central Broward Regional Park in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Both are carded to begin at ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 25th, 2016

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Trinidad Ninja Warrior launched; 50 spots open for participants

Trinidad Ninja Warrior launched; 50 spots open for participants

Only 50 spots remain open for the Trinidad Ultimate Ninja Warrior event, carded to take place on Republic Day weekend. The event is being modelled after the original Japanese version, which has now been adopted and adapted by 57 countries – the most popular of which is the ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 24th, 2016

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Queen’s Park Oval outfield rated “poor”

Queen’s Park Oval outfield rated “poor”

The outfield at the Queen’s Park Oval has been rated as poor by the ICC match referee who oversaw the washed out Test between India and the West Indies. Ranjan Madugalle has expressed concerns in accordance with clause three of the Pitch and Outfield Monitoring ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 24th, 2016

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Simmons: Quality of domestic cricket causing Test inconsistency

Simmons: Quality of domestic cricket causing Test inconsistency

West Indies Head Coach Phil Simmons believes the team’s inconsistency may have something to do with the quality gap between Test cricket and the region’s domestic cricket. He expressed concern over the team’s performances over the course of the Test series ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 23rd, 2016

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