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Fri, 03/15/2013 - 14:54

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua - The first player from the Leeward Islands to have been selected on the West Indies cricket team, Elquemedo Willet, is to be honored at a gala ceremony in Antigua early next month.

Willett, who made his debut as a 19-year-old against Australia in 1972-73, is among several persons to be awarded as part of the 100 years...

Fri, 03/15/2013 - 14:11

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad - National player Yannick Cariah delivered a dominant all round performance but failed to stop PowerGen from eclipsing Bamboo in a nail biting semi-final of the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board 50 overs tournament Thursday.

Cariah blasted a century and secured a five wicket haul for Bamboo as they suffered a narrow...

Fri, 03/15/2013 - 09:15

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has been announced as the first international franchise player for the inaugural Caribbean Premiere League (CPL) scheduled for later this year.

Ponting, who has toured the Caribbean six times between 1995 and 2012, will find out which franchise he will be lining up for at the CPL...

Fri, 03/15/2013 - 06:57

Bridgetown, Barbados – Spin bowling proved decisive for a victorious West Indies in the first test against Zimbabwe at a venue with a long standing reputation for being a home for ferocious fast bowling.

Bridgetown’s Kensington Oval has its two ends named after West Indian fast bowling greats – Joel Garner and Malcolm Marshall – but it was spinner Shane Shillingford...

Fri, 03/15/2013 - 06:38

PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD - Two former West Indies cricketers called the Caribbean team’s nine-wicket victory in the first Test match against Zimbabwe excellent, while another said it was to be expected.

Bryan Davis, the Queen’s Park Cricket Club (QPCC) executive manager, said a victory is always a good thing, while former West Indies...

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