Fri, 03/16/2012 - 05:01

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS - The school with arguably the richest cricket tradition in the island could create another significant piece of history today.

Combermere School, an institution that has produced countless national cricketers and won numerous trophies, have five former s tudents in Barbados’ 13-man squad for their sixth-round WICB...

Thu, 03/15/2012 - 17:36

Kingstown, St Vincent -- Cricket Australia (CA) today advises that Brad Haddin has been granted personal leave from his Australian team duties and is returning home from the West Indies for personal reasons.

New South Wales wicket-keeper/batsman Peter Nevill will join the squad in coming days and Brad’s return will be determined in due course.

CA National Selector John Inverarity said: “Brad Haddin...

Thu, 03/15/2012 - 16:20

Kingstown, St Vincent — West Indies middle order batsman Darren Bravo was ice cool, calm and relaxed on Thursday as he put in the final preparations to face Australia in the opening match of the Digicel One-Day International Series.

He was quietly confident as he spoke about his plans and those of the West Indies team for Friday’s 1st Digicel One-...

Thu, 03/15/2012 - 12:31

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent -- West Indies captain Darren Sammy hopes a winning history at Arnos Vale Cricket Ground can help the team get off to a winning start against Australia when the first of five-match in the Digicel One-Day International Series is played Friday. First ball is 9.30 am (8.30 am Jamaica Time).

West Indies have won 17 of 20 ODIs at the picturesque venue, which is nestled on St. Vincent’s...

Thu, 03/15/2012 - 08:42

St John’s, Antigua – The world governing body for cricket – the International Cricket Council – has praised and congratulated the West Indies Cricket Board for the impressive development of its women’s cricket programme.

The ICC Chief Executive Officer, Haroon Lorgat, wrote to the WICB President Dr. Julian Hunte on Monday expressing the ICC sentiments.

“I would like to...