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Carter: I should be in ODI team

Carter: I should be in ODI team


One of Barbados’ leading batsmen, Jonathan Carter, says he is “disappointed” after being left out of the West Indies One-Day-International (ODI) squad for the tour of Bangladesh. Carter, who was captain and leading batsman for the Barbados Pride i...

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Walsh Jr tests positive for COVID in Bangladesh

Walsh Jr tests positive for COVID in Bangladesh


ST JOHN’S – West Indies cricketer Hayden Walsh Jr tested positive for COVID-19 and will now undergo a period of self-isolation. The Leeward Islands and West Indies leg-spinner, who is asymptomatic, first returned a negative test result on arrival ...

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Windies gear up for trial by spin

Windies gear up for trial by spin


Skipper Kraigg Brathwaite believes the West Indies have learnt their lesson and are ready for the spin bowling challenge likely to confront them on the cricket tour of Bangladesh. Brathwaite was thrust into the role of Test captain after regular c...

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Canada’s show-jumping team disqualified from Olympics

Canada’s show-jumping team disqualified from Olympics


Canada’s show-jumping team were disqualified from the Tokyo Olympic Games on Tuesday after the Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected an appeal of a doping violation. Canada had looked to have earned a spot in this year’s COVID-19 delayed Olympic...

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BFA office upgrade kicks off

BFA office upgrade kicks off


The Barbados Football Association (BFA) is taking major steps to upgrade its headquarters at the Wildey Turf to international standard. A private firm began construction to extend the main administrative building last Friday and is expected to tak...

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Windies leave for Bangladesh

Windies leave for Bangladesh


BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – West Indies squad members departed the Caribbean during the course of this past Thursday and Friday for the upcoming tour of Bangladesh. The final group left from Barbados on Friday night, including newly appointed Test Captain...

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CWI confident

CWI confident


Cricket West Indies does not anticipate this year’s home tours being hit by player withdrawals due to the COVID-19 pandemic, contending the decision by ten first team players to opt out of the upcoming Bangladesh series was based on “unusual circumst...

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Torch tour of Tokyo delayed

Torch tour of Tokyo delayed


TOKYO – Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced on Thursday that upcoming exhibitions of the Tokyo Olympics torch around the Japanese capital were postponed “to reduce the flow of people and the further spread of COVID-19”. The torch was on displa...

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Moseley hopeful of Test debut

Moseley hopeful of Test debut


Test hopeful Shayne Moseley is pleased to be on the cusp of realising a boyhood dream. The left-handed opening batsman was named last month in the West Indies’ 15-man Test squad to face hosts Bangladesh in a two-Test series which commences on Febr...