Mon, 11/05/2012 - 17:38

DHAKA, Bangladesh – Bangladesh have stepped up preparations for their first Test against the West Indies by naming a 22-man preliminary squad for the game, which begins at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Dhaka November 13th.

The uncapped players in the squad are wicket-keeper Anamul Haque, batsman Mominul Haque, 17-year-old quick bowler Taskin...

Mon, 11/05/2012 - 17:33

DHAKA, Bangladesh – Manager of the West Indies cricket team, Richie Richardson, says the regional side wants to continue building on recent improvements during their tour of Bangladesh over the next few weeks.

The West Indies legend says winning the ICC World Twenty20 Tournament last month was a step in the right direction, but there was...

Mon, 11/05/2012 - 08:19

Dhaka: A 15-member West Indies squad led by Darren Sammy arrived in Dhaka on Monday for a series involving two Tests, five One Day Internationals and one Twenty20 against Bangladesh.

The West Indies will start their tour with a Test match against the hosts at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Nov 12-17, reports Xinhua.

Sun, 11/04/2012 - 12:58

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Captain Darren Sammy has cautioned against complacency as West Indies prepare to face Bangladesh in a Test and one-day series they are expected to win easily.

West Indies leave here Saturday for Dhaka where they contest two Tests and five one-dayers against the lowly ranked Bangladeshis, between November 8 and December...

Sun, 11/04/2012 - 12:52

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Wily off-spinner Sunil Narine has been labelled as a “fast learner” and a “match-winner”, and is expected to be one of West Indies’ trump cards on the Bangladesh tour this month.

Narine's entry to Test cricket against England earlier this year was a tame one but head coach Ottis Gibson said since then, the 24-year-old...