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Sat, 11/26/2011 - 01:16

Dhaka, Bangladesh -- West Indies Women defeated Pakistan Women by 130 runs to win the Final of the International Cricket Council’s Women’s World Cup 2013 qualification tournament on Saturday.

West Indies made 250-5 off their 50 overs and then bowled out Pakistan for 120 off 37.3 overs before a large crowd at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur.

Off-spinner Anisa Mohammed was the star of...

Fri, 11/25/2011 - 19:54

Mumbai, India - India have rested captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and named opener Virender Sehwag as skipper for the One-Day series against West Indies starting next week.

Sachin Tendulkar, who still needs one more century to complete 100 international hundreds, has been rested for the first three matches, BCCI secretary Sanjay Jagdale said in a statement on Friday.

“Yuvraj Singh was not considered...

Fri, 11/25/2011 - 16:45

Mumbai, India — West Indian fast bowler Ravi Rampaul admitted it was a “good feeling” as his plan to dismiss Sachin Tendulkar short of his 100th international century worked to perfection.

Rampaul, the hard-working right-armer, had Tendulkar caught by captain Darren Sammy at second slip for 94 -- six runs short of the landmark in the morning session on Friday.

Speaking after the day’s play, Rampaul...

Fri, 11/25/2011 - 16:20

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Out-of-favour West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has warned of more runs to come from his younger brother Darren Bravo.

The emerging batting star has scored nearly 1 000 runs already in the last 12 months, including three centuries, and has come to fore in the ongoing three-Test series against India.

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Fri, 11/25/2011 - 16:10

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent, CMC – Left-arm spinner Veerasammy Permaul and pacer Shannon Gabriel grabbed wickets at crucial stages to fire West Indies A to a comfortable 34-run win over Bangladesh A in the second One-Day game here Friday.

Captain Permaul claimed three for 28 and Gabriel, three for 31, as Bangladesh A crashed to 164 all out off 41.4 overs...

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