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Mon, 06/04/2012 - 08:41

Bridgetown, Barbados – Lendl Simmons hit a stroke-filled half-century as West Indies A team reached 93 for two in the second innings of the first Digicel four-day ‘Test’ against India A in the morning session on Monday.

The right-hander, making a comeback to first-class cricket, made 53 with five fours and two sixes off just 66 balls as the home side went to lunch on the third day with an overall lead of...

Mon, 06/04/2012 - 05:29

Leicester, England – West Indies batsman Darren Bravo said he was working hard to eliminate some of the mis-steps that have dogged him and finish the three-Test series against England strongly.

This followed a typically flambuoyant 66 from Bravo against Leicestershire on the first day of the Windies’ two-day, tour match on Saturday at Grace...

Mon, 06/04/2012 - 04:08

Being involved with technology, aviation, for 40 years, I like and appreciate the operation of Decision Review System (DRS), and its technological outputs—“Hot-spot”, “Sniko” etc—as being used in present-day cricket, but only if it is used for what the International Cricket Council (ICC) had originally suggested that it would be used for.

As...

Sun, 06/03/2012 - 15:41

Bridgetown, Barbados, CMC – A superb spell from medium-pacer Jonathan Carter overshadowed a brilliant innings of 94 by Rohit Sharma as India A grabbed a narrow first innings lead over West Indies A at Kensington Oval on Sunday.

Carter, who bowled at brisk pace from the Joel Garner end at the North, took a career-best five for 63 from 17 overs to help West Indies A dismiss India A for 277 late on the...

Sun, 06/03/2012 - 12:36

LEICESTER, England – Ottis Gibson said on Sunday it was too early to make decisions about the composition of the West Indies side for the third and final Test against England, starting on Thursday at Edgbaston in Birmingham.

The Windies coach was speaking after rain severely scuppered his team’s plans for vital match practice and a chance to assess a few reserve...

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