Sun, 06/17/2012 - 08:26

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – West Indies A, responding to India A’s 230, reached 127 for two at lunch on the second day of the third and final Digicel "Test" at the Beausejour Cricket Stadium on Sunday.

Scores: INDIA A 230 (Jalaj Saxena 61, Cheteshwar Pujara 33, Ajinkya Rahane 32, Manoj Tiwary 32, Wriddhiman Saha 27; Devendra Bishoo 3-40, Jonathan Carter 3-57) WEST INDIES A 127 for two (Kieran Powell 52...

Sun, 06/17/2012 - 02:07

Gros Islet, St Lucia — Devendra Bishoo is working his way back to the top level of international cricket. The leg-spinner has a plan in place to regain a spot in the West Indies senior team, and that plan includes “a lot of hard work”.

Bishoo bowled with control and accuracy to take three crucial wickets which put West Indies A team in a strong position over India A at Beausejour Cricket Ground. The...

Sun, 06/17/2012 - 01:51

St John’s, Antigua – President of the West Indies Cricket Board Dr. Julian Hunte has sent congratulations to the legendary former West Indies fast bowler and WICB President, Rev Wes Hall, following the announcement of his knighthood.

The Government of Barbados, announced today, that Hall has been made a Knight Bachelor as part of the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

“There are few in West Indies...

Sat, 06/16/2012 - 17:05

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – Leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo made a welcome return to form as West Indies A had the better of the exchanges on the opening day of the decisive third Digicel “Test” against India A on Saturday.

The 25-year-old, who has struggled in the series with just a single wicket in the two matches so far, claimed three for 40 and had a brilliant run out to help dismiss India A for 230 after...

Sat, 06/16/2012 - 12:39

SOUTHAMPTON, England – Dwayne Smith said he would use every opportunity to prove himself and secure a steady place in the West Indies team.

The Windies all-rounder said he relished the chance of opening the batting for the Caribbean side in the first One-day International against England on Saturday here.

Smith struck half-dozen fours...