ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- West Indies captain Chris Gayle has moved up three places among allrounders in the International Cricket Council’s Test rankings released on Tuesday. Gayle, a powerful left-handed opener and clever off-spinner, is now at Number 6 thanks to his bold 74 and 3-42 from 21 overs in the first Test against New Zealand in Dunedin, which ended in a draw.
Allrounder Dwayne Bravo, who is...
DUNEDIN, New Zealand -- Jerome Taylor played the innings of a lifetime to record his first Test century and also pull the West Indies out of trouble against New Zealand on the fourth day of the first Test at University Oval, Dunedin.
The fast bowler came to the crease with the Windies on 173-6 –- 192 behind. His superb 106 came off just 107 balls with 17 fours, most of them classy drives, and three...
AUCKLAND, New Zealand --West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor said he is eagerly looking forward to the upcoming Test Series against New Zealand. The athletic 24-year-old has been working hard in the nets and noted the tour could be his golden opportunity.
“I played against a few of the New Zealanders before so I have an idea what they are like. I have seen some new players coming into their team so...
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has broken new ground with the hosting of a pre-event seminar for its 2009 Cricket Season.
Held at the Jolly Beach Resort in Antigua on Wednesday, the seminar was part of the Board’s new Strategic Plan Initiative in which the Board has expanded all of its events planning processes to embrace the Territorial Boards across the region.
KINGSTON -- Mr. Dave Cameron, Vice President in Charge of Development with the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) leaves Jamaica today (Monday) on a two-day visit to Grenada, during which he will have discussions with that country’s Sports Minister, Mr. Patrick Simmons. Mr. Cameron is being accompanied by Mr. Emanuel Nanthan, President of the Windward Islands Cricket Board of...
GEORGETOWN -- Scorecard from the Jamaica versus Canada encounter in the WICB Limited Overs Competition.
Jamaica vs Canada
S Jyoti run out 10
A Samad c wk Hibbert b Richardon 15
Q Ali c wk Hibbert b Richardson 0
Z Surkari c wk Hibbert b Richardson 8
+A Mulla c wk Hibbert b Brown 1
*S Dhaniram c Hyatt b Wallace 24
K Chohan not out 17...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Results from the third round of matches in the West Indies Cricket Board’s One-Day Tournament played in Guyana on Saturday:
GUYANA 170 off 26.2 overs (Travis Dowlin 59, Royston Crandon 54; Liam Sebastien 5-28, Nelon Pascal 4-33). WINDWARDS 174-7 off 26.4 overs (Devon Smith 68, Darren Sammy 38, Johnson Charles 27; Veerasammy Permaul 2-21, Steven Jacobs 2-32)...
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Former West Indies captain Jimmy Adams has been appointed Technical Director of the development programmes of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA). He takes up the position from December 1.
In making the announcement, Paul Campbell, new President of the JCA, said the former left-handed batsman would have lead responsibility for the entire coaching programme.
“There was a...
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has welcomed the announcement by the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) of former West Indies Test player, Jimmy Adams, as the JCA's new Technical Director.
WICB President, Julian Hunte, commented:" The WICB commends the Jamaica Cricket Association on the appointment of Jimmy Adams as their new Technical Director"
GEORGETOWN -- Heavy rain has caused a delay in the start of all three matches Round 3 of the West Indies Cricket Board’s One-Day Tournament in Guyana on Saturday.
The three matches scheduled are:
Jamaica vs United States at Everest
Trinidad & Tobago and Canada at Uitvlugt
Guyana vs Windward Islands at Blairmont