Thu, 03/22/2012 - 03:44

PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD - “They would have dreamt walking out there to represent their country, sacrificed long hours in the play parks and kept away from the bad habits. Now comes the reward.” Those were the words of national cricket team manager Omar Khan, responding to the fact that batsmen Evin Lewis and Akeal Hosein are now on the national senior cricket team for the regional...

Thu, 03/22/2012 - 03:38

PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD  - "Bittersweet".

That's how Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) chairman of selectors Dudnath Ramkessoon described opener Adrian Barath's call-up to the West Indies team for the current home tour against Australia.

The call-up means the 21-year-old right hand batsman will...

Thu, 03/22/2012 - 03:35


KINGSTOWN, St Vincent, CMC – Australia captain Shane Watson says West Indies’ fighting spirit in the ongoing five-match One-Day International series has not come as a surprise.

West Indies lost the opening game by 64 runs last Friday but bounced back to win the second by five wickets last Sunday.


Wed, 03/21/2012 - 17:34

Kingstown, St Vincent — West Indies came back from five wickets down for just 78 runs to snatch a tie against Australia in a dramatic end to the third Digicel One-Day International at Arnos Vale on holiday Tuesday.

After bowling out the Australia for 220, West Indies lost half their side in just 21 overs, but battled their way back in front a...

Wed, 03/21/2012 - 16:57

Gros Islet, St Lucia — Chairman of West Indies Selectors Clyde Butts expects Adrian Barath to “fit right back in” when he joins the West Indies team for the fourth and fifth Digicel One-Day Internationals at Beausejour Stadium. Barath has replaced Kieran Powell in the 13-man squad.

Butts said he was pleased with the team’s commitment and fighting...