Wed, 04/18/2012 - 08:31

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – An opening burst from Kemar Roach put Australia on the back-foot after they gained a 54-run, first innings lead over West Indies in the second Digicel Test on Wednesday.

Roach snared the scalps of opener David Warner and all-rounder Shane Watson, as Australia reached 40 for two in their second innings when rain brought lunch 45 minutes...

Wed, 04/18/2012 - 08:25

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Australia, leading by 54 on first innings, reached 40 for two in their second innings at the lunch interval on the fourth day of the second Digicel Test on Wednesday at the Queen’s Park Oval.


AUSTRALIA 311 (Michael Hussey 73, Shane Watson 56, Michael Clarke 45, James Pattinson 32,...

Wed, 04/18/2012 - 03:08

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — When Narsingh Deonarine went to the crease with West Indies in deep trouble on Tuesday morning, he knew he had a huge fight on his hands. The left-hander West Indies batsman fought, making a determined 55 in over four hours at the crease to pull the hosts around on the third day of the second Digicel Test match against Australia at Queen’s Park Oval.

He found the perfect ally in...

Wed, 04/18/2012 - 03:04

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- West Indies Head Coach Ottis Gibson is hoping his team can battle back from “one bad hour” and stay alive in the ongoing second Digicel Test match against Australia at Queen’s Park Oval.

West Indies were cruising at 230-4 late on the third day on Tuesday when they then lost five quick wickets to end the day on 252-9, still 59 runs behind on first innings.

“The guys hung...

Tue, 04/17/2012 - 16:24

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – A batting collapse undid a record fifth-wicket stand between Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Narsingh Deonarine that brought West Indies back into the second Digicel Test against Australia on Tuesday.

Chanderpaul narrowly missed out on his second hundred in successive matches, typically leading the Windies fight-back with 94 and fellow left-...