Leewards Cricket

Caribbean T20 top side set for spot in Group B of Champions League

The top regional team in the upcoming West Indies Cricket Board’s Caribbean T20 Tournament will compete in Group B of the second annual Airtel Champions League T20 Tournament, the organizers announced this week.

The other Group B teams in the Champions League are Mumbai Indians, Highveld Lions, South Australia Redbacks and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Group A will be made up of Chennai Super Kings, Victoria Bushrangers, Wayamba XI of Sri Lanka, Central Stags of New Zealand and the Warriors of South Africa.

Antigua and Barbuda take NAGICO One-Day title

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten -- Antigua and Barbuda are the champions of the NAGICO Leeward Islands One-Day Tournament, following their victory by six wickets over St Maarten on Sunday.

Playing at the Carib Lumber Park in St Maarten, the Antiguans rattled up 231-4 off 44.4 overs in reply to 227-8 off 50 overs, made by the home team.

Windwards gain upper hand against Leewards

BASSETERRE – Off-spinner Shane Shillingford took 6-48 from 10 overs to wreck the Leeward Islands’ batting as the Windward Islands gained control on Saturday’s opening day of their practice match for the West Indies Cricket Board’s Regional four-day tournament.

Ticket prices: West Indies versus England

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has announced ticket prices for admission to all matches in the up-coming England Tour to the Caribbean, in which the First Test against the West Indies opens at Sabina Park, Jamaica, on Wednesday, February 4th.

England arrive in St. Kitts on January 21st for the Digicel Series 2009, which involves four (4) Test Matches, five (5) ODIs and one (1) Twenty20 International.

Morton hits ton in Leewards warm-up match

BASSETERRE -- Runako Morton stroked 100 to give his side control against Omari Banks' XI on the second day of the first Leeward Islands practice match ahead of the West Indies Cricket Board’s Four-day Regional Tournament.


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