Phil Simmons not happy with ODI squad

25 September 2015

DISAPPOINTING.That’s how West Indies team coach Phil Simmons described matters surrounding the selection of the One Day International team for the tour of Sri Lanka. The final team has been selected but is yet to be announced but Simmons charged the omission of key... Read More


Start times adjusted for West Indies Women vs Pakistan Women series

25 September 2015

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board announced it has adjusted the starting times for the International Home Series between West Indies Women and Pakistan Women next month. All four of the One-Day Internationals on the schedule will now become day/night... Read More


WICB town-hall meeting Friday in Trinidad

24 September 2015

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Stakeholders in Trinidad & Tobago will have their opportunity to state their views on the state of the game in the region directly to President of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Whycliffe “Dave” Cameron and Vice President Emmanuel Nanthan... Read More


Squads announced for Rally Round Dominica Charity Match

24 September 2015

THE REGION’S TOP TWO female cricketers will join past and present West Indies’ players on Saturday for the “Rally Round Dominica” charity match Saturday. Newly appointed Women’s captain Stafanie Taylor and Deandra Dottin have been included on opposite teams for the... Read More


West Indies vs Sri Lanka match schedule

23 September 2015

SCHEDULE of matches for the West Indies tour to Sri Lanka. Read More


Sir Richie appointed ICC match referee

21 September 2015

THE INTERNATIONAL CRICKET COUNCIL (ICC) today announced former West Indies captain Sir Richie Richardson has been appointed to the Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees. He will replace Sri Lanka’s Roshan Mahanama, who stepped down last week. Sir Richie will take over... Read More


Sir Viv endorses Holder as skipper

21 September 2015

ST JOHN’S – Former West Indies captain Sir Vivian Richards has hailed Jason Holder’s elevation to the Test captaincy and says it will be crucially important the 23-year-old gets the respect of his squad. And the former master batsman also rejected the idea that Holder... Read More


TONY COZIER: Contrasting results of CPL, PCL

20 September 2015

IT has become increasingly clear that the Caribbean’s two new, high-profile franchise tournaments, the West Indies Cricket Board’s first-class Professional Cricket League (PCL) and the privately financed and organised T20 Caribbean Premier League (CPL), cannot comfortably... Read More


Haddin turning to coaching

18 September 2015

MELBOURNE – Former Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin will move into coaching to pass on his knowledge to the next generation of local cricketers, coach Darren Lehmann has said. The 37-year-old Haddin retired last week after keeping wickets in 66 Tests, scoring 3 266... Read More


WICB urges fans to support charity match for Dominica

17 September 2015

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) will donate all proceeds of a Twenty20 charity match to be played on September 26 in Barbados to the Dominica Emergency Relief Fund. Read More


Cricket benefit match for Dominica

16 September 2015

A CRICKET BENEFIT MATCH between a WICB President’s Invitational XI and UWI Vice Chancellor’s Invitational XI is being organised to raise funds for the people of Dominica. The proposed date is September 26, at Kensington Oval, Barbados. Read More


TONY COZIER: TTCB on shaky ground

13 September 2015

THE late, renowned British sports columnist Ian Wooldridge once told me he was perplexed by how a group of separate, miniscule former British colonies scattered across hundreds of miles of water, from Guyana on the South American mainland to Jamaica in the north, could... Read More


Tahir recalled by South Africa

11 September 2015

CAPE TOWN – South Africa will head to India armed with three frontline slow bowlers in their Test squad after recalling leg-spinner Imran Tahir and off-break bowler Dane Piedt for the four-match series starting in November. Read More


WICB clears air on Ramdin sacking

09 September 2015

ST JOHN’S – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) is seeking to clear the air over the circumstances surrounding the decision to remove Denesh Ramdin as captain of the regional side. A WICB statement issued on Wednesday was released in response to media reports suggesting... Read More


Ramdin disappointed in dismissal

07 September 2015

PORT OF SPAIN – Denesh Ramdin has admitted to being a “little disappointed” after being sacked as Test captain but said he now plans to focus on his family, improving his batting and providing as much support as he can to his replacement Jason Holder. Read More


TTCB head fears ill-treatment

07 September 2015

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) president, Azim Bassarath says he disagrees with the decision to sack Denesh Ramdin as Test captain and hopes the move is not part of any plan to target Trinidadian players. Read More


TONY COZIER: Windies house still divided

06 September 2015

IN last Wednesday’s Midweek Nation sports special, my fellow columnist, Andi Thornhill, abandoned the hackneyed cliché that “a house divided against itself cannot stand” in favour of a more appropriate sporting analogy. He likened the task ahead for Joel Garner after... Read More


Kyle piles on the runs

06 September 2015

Kyle Corbin delivered in a big way for Sagicor UWI in a big match yesterday. As second-placed UWI came up against third-placed CounterPoint Wanderers in a key sixth round Barbados Cricket Association Elite Division match at Dayrells Road, Corbin struck an impressive... Read More


Stafanie Taylor to captain Windies Women

04 September 2015

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Jamaican Stafanie Taylor is the new captain of the West Indies Women’s team, while Barbadian Shakera Selman has been promoted to vice-captain. Taylor succeeds Merissa Aguilleira, whose tenure of captain started at the 2009 ICC Women’s World Cup... Read More


Jason Holder new West Indies Test captain

04 September 2015

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Barbadian Jason Holder has been named captain of the West Indies Test team. The announcement was made by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) today, the same time they released the names of the 15-member Test squad for next month’s Tour of Sri... Read More


WICB stages historic Coaches Conference in Barbados

04 September 2015

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – A historic gathering will take place today in Barbados, when the WICB Professional Cricket League (PCL) Coaches Conference is convened featuring coaches from each of the six franchises. Read More




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