Sat, 04/07/2012 - 08:15

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – A bright start for West Indies was spoiled, when opener Adrian Barath gifted his wicket before lunch in the first Digicel Test against Australia on Saturday.

At the interval, West Indies were 60 for one with Kraigg Brathwaite not out on 24 and Kirk Edwards not out on 11.

Barath fell after 1 ¼ hours, when...

Sat, 04/07/2012 - 07:58

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – West Indies, choosing to bat, reached 60 for one in their first innings at the lunch interval on the opening day of the first Digicel Test against Australia on Saturday at Kensington Oval.

Summarised scores:

WEST INDIES 60 for one (Kraigg Brathwaite 24 not out, Adrian Barath 22...

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...