Sat, 06/16/2012 - 17:05

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – Leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo made a welcome return to form as West Indies A had the better of the exchanges on the opening day of the decisive third Digicel “Test” against India A on Saturday.

The 25-year-old, who has struggled in the series with just a single wicket in the two matches so far, claimed three for 40 and had a brilliant run out to help dismiss India A for 230 after...

Sat, 06/16/2012 - 12:39

SOUTHAMPTON, England – Dwayne Smith said he would use every opportunity to prove himself and secure a steady place in the West Indies team.

The Windies all-rounder said he relished the chance of opening the batting for the Caribbean side in the first One-day International against England on Saturday here.

Smith struck half-dozen fours...

Sat, 06/16/2012 - 11:46

SOUTHAMPTON, England – A typically, stroke-filled 56 from Dwayne Smith failed to upstage Ian Bell’s second One-day International hundred, as West Indies stumbled to a 114-run defeat under the Duckworth-Lewis Method in the weather-affected first ODI on Saturday here.

Smith struck half-dozen fours and a pair of sixes from 44 balls, but the Windies failed to...

Fri, 06/15/2012 - 17:13

St John’s, Antigua – Which regional clubs will join the 23 clubs which have already gotten development grants from the WICB and Digicel?

Clubs in ten countries have secured grants of up to US$5000 to assist with a wide variety of developmental needs including training programmes for young cricketers, refurbishing of facilities, acquisition of...

Fri, 06/15/2012 - 17:06

Southampton , England – Darren Sammy said he was surprised to learn that West Indies were favourites for their series of three One-day Internationals against England, which opens on Saturday at the Ageas Bowl here.

But the Windies captain was confident his side can stop the hosts unbeaten run of five series wins at home.