Tue, 04/24/2012 - 13:53

ROSEAU, Dominica – A dramatic batting collapse, triggered by off-spinner Nathan Lyon, undermined West Indies’ bid for a series-levelling victory over Australia in the third and final Digicel Test on Tuesday.

Kieran Powell hit the top score of 40, veteran Shivnarine Chanderpaul typically plodded away for 34 not out, Adrian Barath made 29 and Ravi Rampaul got 24...

Tue, 04/24/2012 - 13:20

ROSEAU, Dominica – West Indies, replying to Australia’s first innings total of 328, reached 165 for eight at the close on the second day of the third and final Digicel Test on Tuesday at Windsor Park.

Summarised scores:

AUSTRALIA 328 (Matthew Wade 106, David Warner 50, Shane Watson 41, Mitchell Starc 35, Michael Clarke 24, Ricky Ponting 23; Shane...

Tue, 04/24/2012 - 11:40

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – West Indies star all-rounder Stafanie Taylor said she had two major goals in mind as she prepared to take on Sri Lanka Women in a home series over the next three weeks in Barbados and Trinidad.

Taylor said it was important for her to “do whatever [was] required” to lead the Windies Women to victory, and secondly, maintain her positions as the No.1 batter and No.1 all-rounder in the...

Tue, 04/24/2012 - 11:19

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Effervescent Scotiabank Kiddy Cricketer Antonia Charles got to learn a valuable lesson about life, when she met one of her cricketing heroes recently.

Charles, a 10-year-old student of the San Fernando Girls Anglican School, learnt that there will be setbacks in life, but they only serve to make you stronger.

Tue, 04/24/2012 - 11:14

ROSEAU, Dominica – West Indies gifted two wickets in the final 20 minutes before tea, further loosening their grip on the third and final Digicel Test against Australia on Tuesday.

The Windies lost opener Adrian Barath for 29 and left-hander Darren Brvao for 10, as they limped to 75 for three, replying to Australia’s first innings total of 328, at the break on...