Thu, 04/05/2012 - 02:58

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS - Opener Shane Watson expects Australia to peak in their upcoming Test series despite an underwhelming start to their tour match in the Caribbean.

From 81 for two, Australia collapsed to 214 for nine in their first innings in reply to the West Indies Cricket Board President's XI's 201 at Bridgetown. It was Australia's...

Thu, 04/05/2012 - 02:52

PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD - T&T and West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons may appear in the UWI T20 finals for Ceramic Merryboys today, ending his long lay off since injury.

President of Merryboys cricket club Patrick Rampersad said Simmons has been advised to take it easy with his injured finger but he may take a knock in the final for...

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 17:19

Bridgetown, Barbados — West Indies Head Coach Ottis Gibson has a growing feeling that the team he is building will be a force to be reckoned with in as they face higher ranked opponents in the coming months.

Speaking ahead of the Windies training session at Kensington Oval on Wednesday, Gibson said the upcoming Digicel Test Series against Australia will be a major event in the long-term development of several young players...

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 09:16

SYDNEY, Australia – Michael Clarke hailed the competitive spirit shown by West Indies and felt his side will have little room for error in the upcoming Digicel three-Test series.

The Australia captain said in a column appearing in the Daily Telegraph newspaper that he was not surprised at the way West Indies played throughout the Digicel One-day and Twenty20...

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 08:08

CAVE HILL, Barbados  – Apart from a couple early wickets for the WICB President’s XI, there was little or no drama as Australia duly completed an eight-wicket victory in the three-day tour match on Wednesday.

Jason Holder and Nkrumah Bonner each grabbed a wicket, as Australia, chasing 86 to win, comfortably reached their target about an hour before lunch on...