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    November 19

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Rain halts victory

03 August 2017

RAIN DENIED Barbados the opportunity of recording a fourth consecutive win and securing the Regional Under-15 cricket title, when the contest against Guyana, played at the KMV Oval in Lakes, St Andrew, yesterday, was abandoned at 4:45 pm due to rain. Both teams were... Read More


Roach’s form stings Essex

03 August 2017

CHELMSFORD, England – Fast bowler Kemar Roach erased any doubt about his form and fitness with a brilliant spell which brightened an otherwise dour second day of the West Indies three-day tour game against Essex, yesterday. Only two hours play were possible at Essex... Read More


Over to Conde

28 July 2017

CONDE RILEY was elected as the new Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) president last night in his third attempt to secure the sport’s top local administrative post. In one of the most eagerly anticipated elections battles in recent years, this one was triggered by... Read More


Riley leads new BCA board

27 July 2017

CONDE RILEY is the new president of the Barbados Cricket Association. The experienced cricket administrator was elected at the 15th special meeting of members on Thursday night after convincingly brushing aside the challenge of former first vice-president Deighton... Read More


Special send-off for Hope brothers

27 July 2017

BROTHERS Kyle and Shai Hope were given a fitting send-off to England by their local club ESA Field Pickwick and their sponsors at an informal ceremony on Tuesday night at the clubhouse, at FourSquare Oval. With representative of ESA Field, Louis Griffith, indicating... Read More


Bajan lads start with a victory

27 July 2017

A magnificent partnership between Tremaine Dowrich of St Leonard’s Boys’ School and Christ Church Foundation’s Jakeem Forde led Barbados Under-15 to a great start in their quest to win their fourth, and the first on home soil, Cricket West Indies Under-15 Tournament... Read More


Empire snatch dramatic win

24 July 2017

A SURPRISE declaration by ESA Field Pickwick ended in disaster after ICBL Empire accepted the challenge and won by eight wickets on the final day of their Barbados Cricket Association’s second round Elite Division match yesterday. The hosts were tearing the Bank... Read More


Winning start for Young Windies

24 July 2017

HARARE – Bhaskar Yadram extended his fine of form with another half-century as West Indies Under-19s made a winning start to their three-match One-Day International series against Zimbabwe Under-19s with a 39-run victory yesterday. The 17-year-old right-hander top-scored... Read More


England win Women’s World Cup in thrilling finish

23 July 2017

LONDON – England won their fourth Women’s World Cup when Anya Shrubsole took six wickets to clinch a nine-run victory over India amid delirious scenes at a packed Lord’s on Sunday. The home side looked in danger of defeat as India chased down their total of 228-7,... Read More


Under-15 venue changes

22 July 2017

A NUMBER OF changes have been made to the original fixtures for the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Under-15 Competition which is being contested in Barbados for the first time. St Catherine's Club, which previously hosted matches when the Regional Under-19 Tournament... Read More


Archer makes career-best strike

21 July 2017

SOUTHAMPTON – Exciting Barbadian seamer Jofra Archer snatched career-best Twenty20 figures as he helped fire Sussex to a comfortable victory over Hampshire, in the English T20 Blast here Thursday. Playing at the Ageas Bowl in the South Group, the 22-year-old right-armer... Read More


Regional Under-19 titles up for grabs

20 July 2017

ST JOHN’S – Fresh from the Under-17 Regional Title, Trinidad and Tobago are ready to defend their title in the Under-19 three-day tournament, set to start in St Kitts next Monday. Guyana will also defend their 50-over title, with that format beginning on August 15.... Read More


Praise for West Indies Under-19s

20 July 2017

DURBAN – West Indies Under-19s head coach, Graeme West, has praised the resolve of his players after they produced a sterling comeback to snatch a dramatic last-over victory over South Africa Under-19s and take the five-match Youth One-Day International series 3-2 here... Read More


T&T retain title as rain ruins Under-17 tourney

19 July 2017

PORT OF SPAIN – Trinidad and Tobago retained their Regional Under-17 title after all three final round matches were abandoned because of heavy rain from the passage of Tropical Storm Don here Tuesday. The hosts ended on 19.8 points with Barbados second on 16 and... Read More


England Lions coming to Caribbean next year

16 July 2017

ST JOHN’S – Cricket West Indies has announced yesterday the match schedule for the England Lions Tour of the Caribbean next February. The Lions, the official name of the England A-Team, will face their regional counterparts in a series of three “Tests” and three... Read More


Committed Stafford wants to be secretary

16 July 2017

LONG-STANDING board member Winston Stafford is hoping his loyalty, experience in administration, plans for infrastructural improvement of clubs, coaching education and training for ground staff, will land him the post of honorary secretary of the Barbados Cricket Association... Read More


High point for Hope brothers

16 July 2017

THEY’RE FIVE years apart but there is no real distance between the Hope brothers. Kyle, 28, and Shai, 23, don’t only possess the identical shoe size but have also been walking a similar path throughout their lives. It all reached a high point when the two Barbadians... Read More


Sri Lanka “A” coming in October

15 July 2017

ST JOHN’S – Cricket West Indies has announced today the match schedule for the Sri Lanka “A” Tour of the Caribbean in October. The Sri Lankans will face West Indies “A” in a series of three “Tests” and three One-day matches – to be played between October 11 and November... Read More


Hope and Reifer in, Bravo out of tour to England

15 July 2017

ST JOHN’S – The Selection Panel of Cricket West Indies today named a 15-member Windies Test squad for the Tour of England, starting later this month. Opening batsman Kyle Hope and left-handed all-rounder Raymon Reifer are the only two uncapped players in the squad... Read More


Bajans on CWI committees

15 July 2017

A NUMBER of Barbadians will serve on the 12 committees assembled by Cricket West Indies (CWI) to provide policy guidelines for the daily operations of the regional body’s secretariat over the next two years. In a release yesterday, CWI listed committees for finance;... Read More


Age issue with Under-15 cricket team member resolved

14 July 2017

A DISCREPANCY related to the age of one of the selected players for the national Under-15 cricket team has been spotted, avoiding what could have resulted in massive embarrassment for host country Barbados. Investigations by WEEKENDSPORT reveal that Kobe Hoyte of... Read More


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