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Wed, 10/24/2012 - 17:58

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - Sir Wesley Hall, the former West Indies fast bowler and cricket legend, was presented with the insignia of Knighthood Tuesday after being named in the Queen’s birthday honours list in June.

Sir Wesley received the insignia of Knighthood during a morning ceremony at Government house after being dubbed ceremonially by...

Wed, 10/24/2012 - 16:39

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - West Indies legend Viv Richards is set to team up with Shane Warne in the Australian Big Bash League.

The Antiguan master, 60, has been approached by spin king Warne to coach the batsmen at Melbourne Stars — the Twenty20 team he captains.

Richards, who scored 8,450 Test runs in a...

Wed, 10/24/2012 - 11:32

Basseterre, St. Kitts – The cricketing fraternity in St. Kitts and Nevis and indeed the entire West Indies, is today mourning the loss of one of the finest leg break bowlers the sport has ever seen.

As a consequence, the tributes have started as cricket fans honour the memory of the late Leroy Coury, who represented St. Kitts and the Leeward...

Wed, 10/24/2012 - 11:18

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - Shane Jurgensen has been made the interim Bangladesh coach for next month's series against West Indies, the BCB announced on Wednesday.

The bowling coach will take over the position vacated by Richard Pybus who notified the board of his unwillingness to continue over differences with the board pertaining to his contract...

Wed, 10/24/2012 - 04:39

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has extended condolences to the family of former Trinidad & Tobago cricketer and sports administrator, Lance Murray.

Murray, a former director of the WICB and the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB), died on Sunday at his home in his native Trinidad at the age of 91.

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