Thu, 02/07/2013 - 03:31

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Despite minor cultural differences, cricket has been the major foundation upon which the bonding of the Caribbean Region and its peoples were built.

This game of glorious uncertainties had seen the West Indies dominating world cricket from the 1970s through the 1980s, with Sir Garfield Sobers, Lance Gibbs, Gordon Greenidge,...

Wed, 02/06/2013 - 16:49

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – A new format will herald the start of the West Indies Cricket Board’s regional season which bowls off across the region on Thursday.

In a departure from what has obtained in recent years, the season will now combine the Regional Four-Day Championship and the Super50 tournament, which will see 48 matches being played in a three-month campaign.

Teams will battle for...

Wed, 02/06/2013 - 16:37

CANBERRA, Australia, CMC –A scan is to be carried out on West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle on Thursday to determine the extent of an injury sustained during the third One-Day international against Australia Wednesday.

Gayle suffered a side strain while fielding during Australia's innings of 329 for seven in 50 overs at Manuka Oval.

He bowled five overs and picked up a wicket while...

Wed, 02/06/2013 - 16:13

ST JOHN’S—The West Indies Cricket Board yesterday released the list of squads for the first round of matches in the Regional Super50 tournament.

The RS50 opens tomorrow, when Barbados faces Jamaica at Kensington Oval in Barbados, Leeward Islands meets Guyana at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground in Antigua, and Windward Islands plays...

Wed, 02/06/2013 - 15:03

St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board today announced that it will provide, at no charge, live video streaming of the Super50 and 4 Day tournaments for the season which starts tomorrow, February 7th.

The WICB will provide a fixed-to-pitch camera video stream for all matches in the two tournaments. The video stream will be...