Mon, 09/17/2012 - 08:02

Colombo, Sri Lanka -- West Indies fielded a strong squad, bringing back Chris Gayle, Marlon Samuels and Darren Sammy, for their second warm-up match to beat against Afghanistan by eight wickets at the P Sara Oval in Colombo on Monday. The effect was evident, as West Indies, chasing a modest Afghanistan total, pulled off a win by 8 wickets with 25 balls to spare. 

West Indies pacers Fidel Edwards (3-...

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 04:20

KHULNA, Bangladesh – Kyle Hope made hay before the rain came, plundering an impressive double hundred, as the Sagicor High Performance Centre continued their run feast against the Bangladesh Cricket Board Academy on Monday here.

The 23-year-old Hope was undefeated on 214, leading the Sagicor HPC on 521 for eight in their first innings on the second day...

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 03:40

Colombo, Sri Lanka – West Indies will look to get much needed preparation in the middle when they come face-to-face with Afghanistan on Monday afternoon in their final official warm-up match ahead of the ICC World T20 tournament.

The Windies suffered a nine-wicket defeat in the first warm-up game against Sri Lanka last Thursday at the...

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 03:31

St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board at a meeting of the Board of Directors at the weekend formally thanked the departing Chief Executive Officer Dr. Ernest Hilaire for his service to West Indies cricket.

Dr. Hilaire, after serving the full term of his thee year contract, is preparing to demit office at the end of September....

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 03:19

KHULNA, Bangladesh – Sagicor High Performance Centre, choosing to bat, reached 521 for eight in their first innings at the close on the rain-affected second day of their four-day, tour match against the Bangladesh Cricket Board Academy today at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium here.