Thu, 05/03/2012 - 12:08

HOVE, England – Darren Sammy said West Indies were well aware of the challenges that confront them on their tour of England.

But the West Indies captain said his side had no intention of backing down from the challenge, and were quite prepared to work hard for every run and every wicket during the three-Test series.

“I think we are...

Thu, 05/03/2012 - 04:43

BELMONT, TRINIDAD - Chirpy, the Scotiabank Kiddy Cricket Mascot, recently visited students from the Belmont Government School, the winners of the recent Kiddy Cricket Festival.

Chirpy, who was introduced to the regional public during the recent Digicel Home Series against Australia, was accompanied by national Under-19 cricketer Jessie Bouton...

Thu, 05/03/2012 - 04:32

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS - The West Indies left the Caribbean on Tuesday to face England in what is going to be a gruelling series against the world’s number one cricketing nation.

Windies coach Ottis Gibson, never one to mince words, is calling on the batsmen to step up their game if the regional side is going to have a chance of winning matches...

Thu, 05/03/2012 - 04:19

PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD - West Indies Under-19 players Derone Davis and Akeal Hosein have dubbed the recent one-week training camp in Barbados as intense but essential to their development.

The camp was held from March 28-April 4 under the tutelage of coach Roddy Estwick and assistant Stuart Williams at the Sagicor High Performance Center in...

Wed, 05/02/2012 - 17:50

CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - Brendon McCullum won't play in the one-dayers and Twenty20 internationals on New Zealand's upcoming tour of the West Indies, which begins in June.

The wicketkeeper-batsman has played a heavy diet of cricket in the past few seasons and national selection manager Kim Littlejohn said it was a good opportunity to give...