Sat, 04/07/2012 - 07:28

Bridgetown, Barbados — West Indies players, led by captain Darren Sammy along with Australian stars Mike Hussey and Ricky Ponting took part in coaching clinics with local children in Barbados as part of the ICC’s global Think Wise campaign, a partnership that aims to raise awareness and reduce stigma about HIV and AIDS in cricket-playing countries.

The partnership between the International Cricket...

Sat, 04/07/2012 - 05:32

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – West Indies won the toss and chose to bat against Australia on the opening day of the first Digicel Test on Saturday at Kensington Oval.


WEST INDIES: Darren Sammy (captain), Adrian Barath, Kraigg Brathwaite, Kirk Edwards, Darren Bravo, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Narsingh Deonarine, Carlton...

Sat, 04/07/2012 - 03:55

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS - Once a fortress of West Indies cricket, the refurbished Kensington Oval has become a friendly foyer for visiting teams during the last two decades.

Only once in 59 years between 1935 and 1994, when England won the second Test at the ground by four wickets, had the West Indies tasted defeat at this fort, which is fondly...

Fri, 04/06/2012 - 16:28

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Feisty West Indies leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo said he ready for what he believes could be a career-defining battle against Australia’s batsmen in the Digicel three-Test Series.

Expectations were great across the Caribbean, as the West Indies prepared to challenge the Aussies in a...

Fri, 04/06/2012 - 15:22

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – West Indies will seek to extend their fairytale run in what has been a fascinating series, when they face Australia in the first Digicel Test, starting on Saturday at Kensington Oval here.

The Windies defied the odds to grab a share of the spoils in the preceding Digicel One-day and...