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Mon, 04/23/2012 - 05:39

ROSEAU, Dominica – Australia won the toss and chose to bat against West Indies on the opening day of the third and final Digicel Test on Monday at Windsor Park.

For the Windies, Ravi Rampaul comes in to play his first match of the series, replacing fellow fast bowler Fidel Edwards, whose stiff back has put him on the sidelines.


Mon, 04/23/2012 - 03:23

Bridgetown, Barbados -- West Indies all-rounder Stafanie Taylor will be looking to cement her place at the top of the ICC Women’s ODI Player Rankings for batters this week with the beginning of her side’s three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka which starts at Kensington Oval on Wednesday.

ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year 2011, Taylor, currently tops the batting table with a 63-rating points lead over...

Mon, 04/23/2012 - 02:37

ROSEAU, Dominica, April 22, CMC – West Indies captain Darren Sammy has expressed optimism of a win which would level the Digicel series against Australia in the third and final Digicel Test starting here on Monday.

Despite inconsistent batting which led to a loss by three wickets in the opening Test in Barbados, Sammy reckoned that the fighting spirit...

Sun, 04/22/2012 - 13:33

Cave Hill, Barbados -- The West Indies women’s cricketers have been putting in the work at a camp at the Sagicor High Performance Centre with the target of bettering Sri Lanka in the upcoming eight-match series.

Coach Sherwin Campbell expressed great satisfaction with the camp where the emphasis has been on the batting in view of dealing with the expected slow bowling from the Asian team.

“The team...

Sun, 04/22/2012 - 12:47

Roseau, Dominica — Shane Shillingford is set to create history on Monday when he becomes the first Dominican to play a Test match on home soil.  The tall off-spinner bowled well against the Australians on his comeback to international cricket in Trinidad last week and is expected to retain his place in the team for the all-important third and final Digicel Test at his home ground.

The picturesque...