Thu, 07/26/2012 - 16:19

North Sound, Antigua – Kieran Powell said it was vitally important that he dug deep to provide the perfect support for Chris Gayle at the top of the West Indies innings against New Zealand on Thursday.

Powell played with a straight bat and offered ideal backing for his more illustrious batting partner, in a superb century opening stand on...

Thu, 07/26/2012 - 16:02

St. John’s, Antigua –Rawl Lewis urged Scotiabank Kiddy Cricketers in Antigua & Barbuda to be focussed and be dedicated in all areas of their lives.

The former Windward Islands captain and West Indies leg-spinner recently spoke to over 80 Kiddy Cricketers in the two-island state about life and the intricate balancing act they will have to...

Thu, 07/26/2012 - 13:46

NORTH SOUND, Antigua – Chris Gayle benefitted from a huge slice of fortune and marked his return to Tests with a typically flambuoyant half-century to lead a strong West Indies reply against New Zealand in the first Digicel Test on Thursday here.

The talismanic opener, playing in his first Test for more than 19 months, was unbeaten on 85 and Kieran Powell was not...

Thu, 07/26/2012 - 11:16

NORTH SOUND, Antigua – Fortune favoured Chris Gayle and he marked his return to Tests with a typically flambuoyant half-century, giving West Indies a flourishing start after they mopped up New Zealand’s tail before tea on the second day in the first Test on Thursday at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground here.

Gayle, playing his first Test for West Indies more...

Thu, 07/26/2012 - 10:38

NORTH SOUND, Antigua – West Indies were 72 without loss, replying to New Zealand’s first innings total of 351 at tea on the second day of the first Test on Wednesday at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground here.


NEW ZEALAND 351 (Martin Guptill 97, Daniel Flynn 45, Ross Taylor 45, Doug Bracewell 39, Brendon...