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Fri, 05/04/2012 - 16:13

Bridgetown, Barbados -- Following is the Feature address by Dr. Ernest Hilaire, Chief Executive Officer of the West Indies Cricket Board, at the Barbados Cricket Association awards ceremony at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre on Thursday night:

Allow me, on behalf of the West Indies Cricket Board congratulate President Joel Garner and the Barbados Cricket Association for hosting this auspicious event...

Fri, 05/04/2012 - 16:03

HOVE, England, CMC – West Indies had their first full practice session under bleak skies here Friday, weather that is likely to be a foretaste of conditions during the upcoming three-Test series starting later this month.

The tourists battled wintry Spring temperatures as they were put through a three-hour workout by head coach Ottis Gibson at the PROBIZ County Ground, ahead of their three-day game against Sussex at the...

Fri, 05/04/2012 - 06:46

HOVE, England – Kirk Edwards said he was looking forward to playing this weekend, as West Indies prepared to face Sussex Sharks in a three-day, tour match, starting on Saturday at the PROBIZ County Ground.

The West Indies vice-captain said this weekend’s match was important, as the visitors tried to get acclimatised to English conditions ahead of their three-Test...

Fri, 05/04/2012 - 05:00

LONDON, ENGLAND - Time was when a Test series against the West Indies would have England’s batsmen checking their life-insurance policies, so ferocious was their bowling attack.

Those anxiety levels, along with the pace battery that caused them, are long gone, but a new clutch of quicks has the speed to discomfit Andrew Strauss and his...

Fri, 05/04/2012 - 04:44

LONDON, ENGLAND - West Indies may be hoping to drop in under the radar this summer as they embark on a mission improbable against Test world-beaters England - but the tourists do have one especially handy weapon on their side.

Coach Ottis Gibson's inside knowledge of the men who have taken England to the top of the International Cricket Council rankings is more than two years old now.

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