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Thu, 10/04/2012 - 04:17

Colombo, Sri Lanka - Two of cricket's traditional arch-rivals Australia and West Indies will come face-to-face with each other in what is expected to a huge semi-final battle on the ICC World T20 tournament.

Some of the aura has diminished in the last couple of years, Australia no longer the unstoppable force it used to be across all formats. Having ruled Test and One-Day International cricket – it won an...

Wed, 10/03/2012 - 08:25

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Stafanie Taylor is looking forward to Friday, calling it one of the biggest days of her cricket career, as West Indies women prepare to face Australia women in the semi-final of the ICC World T20 tournament at the Premadasa Stadium.

The day is special for the 21-year-old allrounder and made even more special by the fact...

Wed, 10/03/2012 - 04:46

PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD - Former West Indies opening batsman Phil Simmons says there's been some improvement in the standard of cricket by the current West Indies team.

Simmons made the comment in an interview with the Express at the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) 50th Anniversary of Independence Function, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Port...

Tue, 10/02/2012 - 16:19

Colombo, Sri Lanka – West Indies will face Australia twice on Friday in the semi-finals of both men’s and women’s competitions of the ICC World T20 2012. This is the first time both West Indies teams have qualified for the Final Four in the same tournament.

Back in 2009 in England the West Indies men reached the semis but the women did not advance. A year later in the Caribbean the women reached the semis...

Tue, 10/02/2012 - 16:09

Colombo, Sri Lanka - It is hard to imagine an ICC event in the sub-continent with none of the Asian sides making it through to the semi-finals, but that is exactly what has happened at the ICC Women's World Twenty20 2012.

In the previous editions in 2009 and 2010, India was the sole Asian representative in the last four, but this time it became the only side to lose all its group stage matches. Sri Lanka and Pakistan did...

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