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Thu, 09/13/2012 - 01:01

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, CMC – Talismanic opener Chris Gayle has backed West Indies to reach the final of the World Twenty20 Championship. The big-hitting left-hander, the hottest commodity in World T20 cricket, said he believed the Caribbean side could improve on their showing at the 2009 edition of the tournament in England when they reached the final four.

“When you look at our team you can say we are well...

Wed, 09/12/2012 - 07:47

Colombo, Sri Lanka - West Indies star Chris Gayle says Olympic sprint great Usain Bolt wouldn’t look out of place if he was signed by the Melbourne Stars to play in this year’s Australian Big Bash League T20 tournament.

There has been a lot of talk about Bolt lining up to play in the Big Bash after this triple gold medal performance for Jamaica at the recent Summer Olympics in London.
Gayle says he’s...

Wed, 09/12/2012 - 07:34

St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board today announced that Admiral Sportswear will be the official kit supplier of West Indies cricket until August 2013. Admiral is a previous West Indies team kit supplier.

“We’re delighted to have Admiral back on board with West Indies cricket as the official kit supplier for the West Indies Men’s and Women’s teams, the Windies A and Windies Under 19 teams...

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 08:17

Colombo, Sri Lanka - West Indies captain Darren Sammy is not getting carried away about his side's prospects in the ICC World Twenty20. With a number of leading T20 players at his disposal, the Windies are being touted by many as one of the leading contenders to take the crown.

Speaking at his team's arrival press conference in Colombo, Sammy was all smiles and said he believes there are a number of...

Mon, 09/10/2012 - 18:16

Bridgetown, Barbados – West Indies coach Ottis Gibson said he was optimistic of his side’s chances in the World Twenty20 Tournament taking place this month in Sri Lanka.

Gibson said the composition of the team struck the right balance between experience and talent, and he expected West Indies to live up to his long-held belief that they had...

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