Mon, 11/14/2011 - 08:11

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, Nov 14, CMC – Bangladesh A, leading by 26 runs on first innings, reached 131 for five at lunch in their second innings on the third day of the second four-day “Test” against West Indies A at the Beausejour Cricket Ground here Monday.


BANGLADESH A 155 (Farhad Reza 39 not out, Shohag Gazi 30, Shuvagata Hom 24, Mominul Haque 20; Andre Russell 4-24, Nelon Pascal 4-60) and...

Mon, 11/14/2011 - 05:33

KOLKATA, India, Nov 14, IANS/CMC – Maestro Rahul Dravid’s 36th Test century put India in early control of the second Test here Monday, as West Indies’ bowlers struggled to contain the hosts’ batting juggernaut.

The right-hander hit a classic 119 as India, opting to bat first at Eden Gardens, finished the day on 346 for five.

While Dravid flourished, legendary teammate Sachin Tendular failed in his...

Mon, 11/14/2011 - 05:22

Dhaka, Bangladesh – West Indies made a sensational start to the International Cricket Council’s Women’s World Cup 2013 qualifiers with a whopping 213-run victory over Ireland on Monday.

Led by a record opening stand of 204 in 37.3 overs between Stafanie Taylor and Juliana Nero, Windies amassed 276-4 off their 50 overs at the Krira Shikkha Protisthan...

Mon, 11/14/2011 - 04:30

Kolkata, India, CMC – Scoreboard on the opening day of the second Test between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens on Monday:
INDIA 1st innings
G Gambhir c Barath b F Edwards 65
V Sehwag c Barath b Sammy 38
R Dravid b Brathwaite 119
S Tendulkar c Samuels b Bishoo 38
VVS Laxman not out 73
I Sharma c wk Baugh b Roach 0
Extras (lb5, w2, nb6) 13
TOTAL (5 wickets, 87.3 overs)...

Sun, 11/13/2011 - 19:13

KOLKATA, INDIA – TOSS – As the curtain rises on the 2nd Test match between hosts India and the West Indies; India won the toss and elected to bat first this morning at Eden Gardens.

The West Indies suffered an early setback as pacer Ravi Rampaul was forced out of...