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St John’s, Antigua– WICB CEO Dr. Ernest Hilaire said that while the Board has a policy of exposing more players to international cricket, there has been no move to axe any player permanently from playing for the West Indies.

“The selectors have a Selection Policy and are moving forward and building a broad pool of international players. The first action is to expose more players. And...

Gros Islet, St Lucia– World renowned cricket commentator Joseph ‘Reds’ Perreira presented impressive rookie West Indies leg spinner Devendra Bishoo with a copy of his book – Living my Dreams.

Perreira made the presentation to Bishoo at the end of the Second Digicel One Day International at the Beausejour Cricket Grounds.

“I read where Bishoo said he dreams of...

Chennai, India – West Indies suffered another batting collapse as they fell to India by 80 runs in their final ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Group B match at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chepauk.

The Windies slipped from 154-2 in the 31st over to be bowled out for 188 with 42 balls left in reply to India’s 268 all out in 49.1 overs. The weak batting undid a career-best spell from fast...

Bridgetown, Barbados – With an impressive haul of 32 wickets in the WICB First-Class Championship, Windward Islands left-arm spinner Gary Mathurin believes the last two years of hard work is finally bearing fruit.

“I’ve always worked hard and the hard work is now paying off. I go on the side and do extra drills after our sessions, sometimes a full hour with the coach (Ian Allen...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, CMC – Marlon Samuels enhanced his chances of a recall to the West Indies side for future assignments, when he collected his third hundred for Jamaica in the WICB Regional first-class championship against Leeward Islands on Friday.

The 30-year-old Samuels was undefeated on a chanceless 143, as Jamaica, choosing to bat, reached 332 for three in their first innings on the...

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