Thu, 10/18/2012 - 05:17

Eighteen days of international one-day cricket will provide an aperitif for next year's Ashes series in England with the world governing body hoping to capitalise on West Indies' success in the Twenty20 World Cup.

The Champions Trophy, a 50-overs tournament involving the world's top eight One-Day sides, has been a poor relation of the...

Wed, 10/17/2012 - 17:30

West Indies opener Chris Gayle has said that he wouldn't take anything for granted in his team's upcoming tour of Bangladesh. Even though West Indies have lost only an ODI and a Twenty20 each in Bangladesh, he described the hosts as "dangerous at home".

The left-hand batsman was named in the 15-man Test squad which will arrive in Dhaka on...

Wed, 10/17/2012 - 10:16

KINGSTON, Jamaica - West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels says he has used anger as a source of motivation to help rekindle his international cricket career following a two year ban.

Samuel says he still carries “a lot of anger” after he was banned for two years in 2008 for "receiving money, or benefit or other reward that could bring him or the...

Wed, 10/17/2012 - 09:57

KARACHI, Pakistan - Three former West Indies cricketers have been included on a world X1 to play two Twenty/20 matches against a Pakistan all star team in Karachi, officials have announced.

The game is part of ongoing effort by Pakistan as that country hopes to move a step closer to resuming home internationals which have been suspended for...

Wed, 10/17/2012 - 05:11

GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Guyanese left-arm spinner, Veerasammy Permaul, said he was not surprised by his selection to the West Indies team for the upcoming series against hosts Bangladesh.

In fact, Permaul, the lone new face in the 15-man squad, says it was just a matter of time before he wore the maroon West Indies cap.