Sat, 06/23/2012 - 01:50

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, CMC – West Indies A team manager Colin Borde wants young opener Kieran Powell to make the most of his appointment as captain for the Digicel Twenty20 double-header against India A this weekend.

The 22-year-old, already hailed as one of the Caribbean’s brightest prospects, was earlier this week named to lead the 13-man squad.

“This presents a good opportunity for young...

Sat, 06/23/2012 - 00:59

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad — Sulieman Benn is feeling refreshed and ready as he prepares for a return to West Indies colours. The tall left-arm spinner has been named in the West Indies A Team for this weekend’s Digicel Twenty20 Series against India A at Queen’s Park Oval.

The 30-year-old is the most experienced player in the West Indies 13-man squad. He has taken 51 wickets in 17 Test matches, 29 wickets in...

Fri, 06/22/2012 - 11:20

LEEDS, ENGLAND - West Indies player Dwayne Bravo has been fined 20 per cent of his match fee after being found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct after the One-Day International between England and the West Indies at The Oval on Tuesday.

Bravo was charged with a Level 1 offence, contrary to clause 2.1.7 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players or Team Officials which covers inappropriate...

Fri, 06/22/2012 - 07:15

LEEDS, England – Persistent rain washed out the third and final One-day International between England and West Indies on Friday.

Not a ball was bowled at Headingley, as the wet weather ensured that the covers remained on the playing area.

Umpires Kumar Dharmasena of Sri Lanka and Richard Illingworth of England made the...

Fri, 06/22/2012 - 01:46

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad — Chairman of West Indies Cricket Board Selection Panel, Clyde Butts, today spoke on the West Indies A Team programme, following the Digicel Four Day ‘Test’ Series win against India A and as the teams prepare for this weekend's Digicel T20 Series double-header at Queen's Park Oval in Trinidad.

Butts was full of praise...