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Fri, 12/23/2011 - 01:43

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – A century from Nicholas Kirton set Barbados Under-13s up for an innings and 24 runs victory over Trinidad & Tobago Under-13s in the Malcolm Marshall Memorial Classic.

Kirton wrote his name in the record books with a circumspect 108 that helped Barbados reach 259 to gain a 140-run, first innings lead in the three-day match contested at the famous Empire Club nestled in the...

Mon, 12/19/2011 - 03:30

Bridgetown, Barbados -- Former Barbadian first-class umpire Nigel Harrison has died after a brief illness at the age of 77.

Harrison stood in several matches in the 1980s in the Shell Shield and Red Stripe Cup championships, as well as regional one-day matches. He was also a former president and treasurer of the Barbados Cricket Umpires Association (BCUA).

Harrison played cricket for one of...

Sat, 12/17/2011 - 01:59

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad CMC – Denesh Ramdin said he was looking forward to leading reigning champions Trinidad & Tobago in the Caribbean Twenty20 Championship next month.

The West Indies wicketkeeper/batsman was elevated to the position, after long-standing captain Daren Ganga resigned last month.

Ramdin said he was confident about taking over the leadership of the side and it would involve a lot of work and...

Sat, 12/17/2011 - 01:48

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Barbados defied a solid batting performance from Canada to clinch a five-run victory in their five-match Caribbean T20 warm-up series.

Chasing 140 for victory, the Canadians looked on course for victory following a top score of 42 from Jimmy Hansra, Zubin Surkari’s 26 and a knock of 23 from Raza Rehman in the final match at North Stars in the northern parish of St. Lucy....

Sat, 12/17/2011 - 01:32

LONDON, CMC – In his typically witty style, Tony Cozier had just one wish after he was made an Honorary Life Member of the Marylebone Cricket Club.

The noted West Indies correspondent was given the award on Tuesday for his huge contribution to the game for over half a century.

“Knowing the illustrious company I now join, I am truly flattered by the honour cricket’s foremost club has bestowed on me...

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