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Wilson poised to straddle biggest stage


SYDNEY, Australia – Fairy tales often don’t come true but try telling that to Trinidadian international cricket umpire Joel Wilson. He will be the only West Indian match official to stand in the ICC Cricket World Cup which bowled off in Australia and New Zealand on Saturday.

"Ambi" backing West Indies to upset


NELSON, New Zealand – Nearly 15 years after hanging up his boots, fast bowling icon Sir Curtly Ambrose is back in West Indies colours and is a man on a mission.

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Hosts off to flying start with big wins


MELBOURNE, Australia – Joint hosts Australia and New Zealand kicked off their Cricket World Cup campaigns in style with convincing victories before their respective home crowds on Saturday.

Windies matches bring buzz to Nelson


NELSON, Australia – For a city best known for year-round sunshine, pristine beaches and spectacular scenery, the ICC Cricket World Cup has brought a bigger than normal buzz to Nelson ahead of Monday’s opening game between West Indies and Ireland.

West Indies arrive in Nelson for opener


NELSON, New Zealand – West Indies touched down here on Friday afternoon (Thursday night, Eastern Caribbean time) to begin final preparations for their opening 2015 World Cup clash against minnows Ireland on Monday.


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