Mon, 12/24/2012 - 04:38

HOBART, Tasmania – West Indies Twenty20 star Chris Gayle failed again to extend his poor run of form as his Sydney Thunder remained winless in the Australian Big Bash here Saturday.

The left-hander, one of the most prized batsmen in international Twenty20, scored just 13 to set the tone for Thunder’s batting meltdown, paving the way for a 30-...

Mon, 12/24/2012 - 04:29

MELBOURNE, Australia – Despite the presence of several West Indies stars, interest in the Australian Big Bash appears to be waning with television ratings and crowd attendance down from last year, the Melbourne Age has reported.

The glitzy Twenty20 competition, the country’s answer to India’s mega-rich Indian Premier League, is in its second...

Sat, 12/22/2012 - 15:44

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Former skipper Cri-Zelda Brits has been included in a 14-member South Africa Women squad for next month’s limited overs tour of the Caribbean.

The 29-year-old all-rounder, who has played 57 One-Day Internationals and 17 Twenty20s, took an indefinite break from the game last January to focus on her management...

Sat, 12/22/2012 - 05:44

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - Young West Indies and Brisbane Heat firebrand Kemar Roach says he was the "spark" who started Ricky Ponting's long spiral towards retirement.

The world's best fast bowlers had become sick of the sight of Ponting, but they suddenly smelled blood in the water after Roach shattered the Australian Test legend's elbow in the...

Sat, 12/22/2012 - 05:29

PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD - The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board will be going for a Carnival-like atmosphere when they host the first leg of the 2013 Caribbean Twenty20 at Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain from January 6-12.

It will be the last time the "country vs country" tournament will be held.

From 2014, the...