Mon, 11/28/2011 - 12:37

Cuttack, India -- West Indies skipper Darren Sammy has backed his young team to deliver in all departments when they face India in the upcoming One-Day series, which bowls off on Tuesday.

Speaking on Monday ahead of the first match, the allrounder said the young players will get their chance to impress and perform on the international stage.

The opening match will be at the Barbati Stadium in...

Mon, 11/28/2011 - 12:35

Cuttack, India - India pacer Praveen Kumar has been ruled out of the first three One-Day Internationals (ODIs) against West Indies because of a chest injury.

Abhimanyu Mithun, 22, will replace him in the squad for the opening three games, India’s cricket board said in a statement on Monday.

Cuttack hosts the first match on Tuesday followed by games in Visakhapatnam (December 2), Ahmedabad (...

Sun, 11/27/2011 - 13:01

Mumbai, India -- West Indies batsman Darren Bravo has moved up 14 places in the ICC Player Rankings for Test batsmen following the third and final Test against India at the Wankhede Stadium.

The 22-year-old Trinidad & Tobago left-hander now sits just outside the top 20 in 21st position, thanks to his knocks of 166 and 48 in the match, which ended in a thrilling draw on Saturday.


Sat, 11/26/2011 - 23:09

Dhaka, Bangladesh -- West Indies’ Deandra Dottin has broken into the top ten of the Reliance ICC Women’s ODI Player Rankings for batters for the first time after the 20-year-old from Barbados scored a career-best 95 against Pakistan in the final of the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011 (WWCQ) at Mirpur on Saturday.

Dottin is now occupying seventh place in the table, which is topped by India’s Mithali...

Sat, 11/26/2011 - 17:02

Dhaka, Bangladesh, CMC – A thrilled West Indies Women’s captain Merissa Aguilleira said on Saturday she was pleased with the way her side had executed in playing unbeaten to win the ICC Women’s World Cup qualifying tournament.

They beat Pakistan Women by 130 runs in the final on Saturday, a victory that saw them move to fifth in the International Cricket Council rankings.

“It is truly fantastic to...