Windies Mens Team

Powell misses ton as West Indies A take command

Arnos Vale, St Vincent - Nevisian opener Kieran Powell cruelly missed out on a century as West Indies A took command of their Digicel ‘Test’ against Pakistan A at the Arnos Vale Sports Complex as they progressed to 244 for 4 off 75 overs by the end of day two.

Responding to Pakistan A’s 261 all out West Indies were led by a fine 98 from Powell who fell two runs short of what would have been his first century for West Indies A.

Gibson backing West Indies to keep Sri Lanka bowlers at bay

Colombo, Sri Lanka – West Indies Head Coach Ottis Gibson is backing his batsmen to combat the Sri Lanka bowling attack when the 2nd ERI Test match continues on Friday. The Windies will resume on 165-5 – 222 behind the home side’s 387-9 declared on a good pitch at the R Premadasa Stadium. At the crease are Dwayne Bravo, on one, and keeper Carlton Baugh, on four.

Darren Bravo hits classy 80 but Windies lose crucial wickets

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Darren Bravo made a brilliant 80 but fell shortly before the close as Sri Lanka gained the upperhand over West Indies on the third day of the 2nd ERI Test match at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium on Thursday. The polished left-hander played some superb shots – hitting six boundaries and four straight sixes – but was the second wicket for part-time off-spinner T.M. Dilshan at a crucial stage in the match.

West Indies A make late inroads after Manzoor ton

Arnos Vale, St Vincet - Opener Khurram Manzoor’s century took Pakistan A to 239 for 7 at the end of the first day’s play of the Second Digicel ‘Test’ against West Indies A at the Arnos Vale Sports Complex.

Manzoor scored 104 off 209 balls and hit 16 fours in his innings which lasted just over five hours. He received support from fellow opener Umair Khan who struck 41 as left arm spinner Veerasammy Permaul topped the bowling charts with 3 for 56 from 24 overs.

Sangakkara tons up as Lanka progress on rain hit day

Colombo, Sri Lanka - Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara stroked his 24th career ton as Sri Lanka moved to 294 for 5 at the end of the second day of the Second ERI Test at the R Premadasa Stadium.

Resuming on 84 for 3, Sangakkara and Thilan Samaraweera put on 170 for the 4th wicket before Samaraweera fell for a well played 80 from 170 balls with eight fours and a six.


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