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Thu, 11/03/2011 - 14:10

St John’s Antigua - President of the West Indies Cricket Board Dr Julian Hunte is extremely pleased with the recent excellent showing by the West Indies team as they won both the Test and One-Day Series against Bangladesh.

Dr Hunte praised the team for their 2-1 win in the ODIs and the 1-0 triumph in the two-match Test rubber. The Windies ended the Test Series on Wednesday with a massive 229-run win. Dr...

Wed, 11/02/2011 - 07:14

St John’s, Antigua - The former legendary captain of the all-conquering West Indies team, Clive Lloyd says that he is convinced that West Indies cricket is on the upward curve.

“I have seen the signs, I am seeing the ‘green shoots’ in players like Kirk Edwards and Andre Russell who have come on to the scene and done well and shown that they are quality players who can compete against any team around the...

Wed, 11/02/2011 - 05:50

Mirpur, Bangladesh, CMC – Darren Bravo was relieved to make the breakthrough and score his maiden Test hundred for West Indies in the second Test against Bangladesh on Monday.

The left-handed was undefeated on an even 100 that lifted West Indies to 207 for three in their second innings and an overall lead of 331 on the third day at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium.

“I thought attack was the best form of...

Wed, 11/02/2011 - 02:51

Dhaka, Bangladesh -- Leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo grabbed 5-90 as the West Indies trounced Bangladesh by 229 runs in the second and final Test match at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Wednesday to wrap up the series 1-0.

Bangladesh, who were set an improbable victory target of 508 runs, were shot out for 278 soon after lunch on the fifth day. Bishoo, who turns 26 on Sunday, returned with...

Tue, 11/01/2011 - 06:47

Mirpur, Bangladesh, CMC – West Indies bid for victory in the second Test against was delayed by some fighting Bangladeshi batting on Tuesday, after Darren Bravo set things up, narrowly missing a double-hundred.

Bravo was dismissed for 195 and fellow left-hander Shivnarine Chanderpaul was unbeaten on 59, allowing West Indies to declare on 383 for five in their second innings about an hour before tea on the...

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