Tue, 08/14/2012 - 09:36

KINGSTON, Jamaica — West Indies all-rounder Stafanie Taylor is the first woman to be nominated for the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Cricketer of the Year award.

The 21-year-old allrounder from Jamaica is the Number 1 allrounder in women’s cricket and won the ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year award last year. She will be up against Aussie Michael Clarke and Pakistan’s Saeed Ajmal, Hashim Amla (...

Mon, 08/13/2012 - 02:51

Brisbane, Australia - A blazing 91 from just 43 balls by opener Sunil Ambris helped the West Indies maintain their early tournament winning form with a nine wickets win over Papua New Guinea (PNG).

The West Indies did not allow PNG a hint of a chance in a comprehensive showing at Endeavour Field No.2 in Townsville in Group C of the ICC Under-19 World Cup Tournament.

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Mon, 08/13/2012 - 02:37

Bridgetown, Barbados, CMC – Jamaica’s skipper Oshane Walters bagged a ten-wicket match-haul but his effort was in vain as Leeward Islands held on for a tense draw on the final day of their fourth round of match in the WICB Regional Under-19 Championship on Sunday.

Asked to follow on 286 runs behind, Leewards were perilously placed at 80 for eight when the match ended. Walters finished with four for 26 to...

Mon, 08/13/2012 - 02:30

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Guyana’s spinners triggered a late order Windward Islands batting collapse to force a 53-run victory on the final day of their fourth round match in the WICB Regional Under-19 three-day Championship on Sunday.

Set a target of 197 for victory, the Windwards collapsed from a comfortable position of 131 for four to 143 all out, losing their last six wickets for 12 runs in quick...

Mon, 08/13/2012 - 02:23

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Shai Hope made his third century of the tournament as Barbados batted their way to first innings points on the final day of their top-of-the-table fourth round clash in the WICB Regional Under-19 Championship on Sunday.

Hope, Barbados’ captain, who had previously taken hundreds off both the Windward and Leeward Islands remained unbeaten on 104 as the Barbadians...