Sun, 11/13/2011 - 12:29

KOLKATA, India, IANS/CMC – West Indies fast bowler Fidel Edwards says getting Indian openers Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag out early would be the key to taking control in the second Test against India at Eden Gardens, starting Monday.

“The plan is to get the openers out as early as possible. This is one way we can check the flow of runs,” said Edwards, who is gearing up for his 50th Test.


Sun, 11/13/2011 - 07:52

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, Nov 13, CMC – Heavy overnight and early morning rain has ruined any chance of play before lunch on the second day of the second and final four-day “Test” between West Indies A and Bangladesh A at the Beausejour Cricket Ground on Sunday.

Officials are expected to make another inspection at 12:30 pm to determine a start time for play.

West Indies A are set to resume on 72 for...

Sun, 11/13/2011 - 05:34

Kolkata, India - The West Indies team has come out to support the ongoing polio eradication drive called “Bowl Out Polio”. On Sunday members of the team took time out from their busy training schedule ahead of the Second Test match to join local officials to participate in the programme.

 The event was organised by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and took centre stage at...

Sun, 11/13/2011 - 05:09

Dhaka, Bangladesh -- Ten women’s teams are in Bangladesh for the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011, which starts on Monday, and some of the men’s team captains have sent good luck messages to their female counterparts as they strive to qualify for the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2013.

Teams from South Africa, Ireland, West Indies, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe are in Dhaka alongside Japan,...

Sat, 11/12/2011 - 16:15


DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – Veteran West Indies left-hander Shiv Chanderpaul has risen just one place to sixth in the latest ICC batting rankings, despite stroking a century...