Sun, 06/17/2012 - 01:51

St John’s, Antigua – President of the West Indies Cricket Board Dr. Julian Hunte has sent congratulations to the legendary former West Indies fast bowler and WICB President, Rev Wes Hall, following the announcement of his knighthood.

The Government of Barbados, announced today, that Hall has been made a Knight Bachelor as part of the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

“There are few in West Indies...

Sat, 06/16/2012 - 17:05

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – Leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo made a welcome return to form as West Indies A had the better of the exchanges on the opening day of the decisive third Digicel “Test” against India A on Saturday.

The 25-year-old, who has struggled in the series with just a single wicket in the two matches so far, claimed three for 40 and had a brilliant run out to help dismiss India A for 230 after...

Sat, 06/16/2012 - 12:39

SOUTHAMPTON, England – Dwayne Smith said he would use every opportunity to prove himself and secure a steady place in the West Indies team.

The Windies all-rounder said he relished the chance of opening the batting for the Caribbean side in the first One-day International against England on Saturday here.

Smith struck half-dozen fours...

Sat, 06/16/2012 - 11:46

SOUTHAMPTON, England – A typically, stroke-filled 56 from Dwayne Smith failed to upstage Ian Bell’s second One-day International hundred, as West Indies stumbled to a 114-run defeat under the Duckworth-Lewis Method in the weather-affected first ODI on Saturday here.

Smith struck half-dozen fours and a pair of sixes from 44 balls, but the Windies failed to...

Fri, 06/15/2012 - 17:13

St John’s, Antigua – Which regional clubs will join the 23 clubs which have already gotten development grants from the WICB and Digicel?

Clubs in ten countries have secured grants of up to US$5000 to assist with a wide variety of developmental needs including training programmes for young cricketers, refurbishing of facilities, acquisition of...