West Indies

Sri Lanka include Siriwardana, Mendis in Test squad

The Sri Lankan selectors have included batting all-rounder Milinda Siriwardana and wicket-keeper Kusal Mendis in the Test squad for the upcoming two-match series against West Indies.
9 October 2015

Randiv picks up three wickets as West Indies falter in rain-affected game

West Indies struggled to get going in the rain-affected practice game against the Sri Lanka Board President's XI in Colombo as Suraj Randiv picked up three wickets to stake a claim for a Test berth.
9 October 2015

West Indies practice game postponed due to rain in Colombo

The three-day practice match between West Indies and Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI has been postponed by a day due to heavy rain and a soggy outfield at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground in Colombo.
7 October 2015

Australian umpire Simon Fry to make Test debut

Australian umpire Simon Fry is all set to make his Test debut in the Sobers-Tissera Trophy between Sri Lanka and West Indies which gets underway on 14th October.
7 October 2015

Sri Lanka, West Indies to play for Sobers-Tissera trophy

The Test trophy between Sri Lanka and West Indies has been named as the Sobers-Tissera Trophy to honour Sir Garfield Sobers and Michael Tissera.
6 October 2015

Devendra Bishoo keen to do well in Sri Lanka

West Indies leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo is looking forward to make optimal use of the spin-friendly conditions in Sri Lanka in their upcoming tour which begins on 14th October.
5 October 2015

Clive Lloyd condemns Phil Simmons' public outburst

The Convenor of West Indies Selectors Clive Lloyd on Tuesday condemned the public outburst of head coach Phil Simmons on the selection of West Indies One-Day International squad for the Sri Lankan tour.
30 September 2015

West Indies recall Sunil Narine for Sri Lanka tour

West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine has managed to secure a spot in the limited overs squad announced for the Sri Lankan tour scheduled in October.
29 September 2015

WICB suspends head coach Phil Simmons

The West Indies Cricket Board has suspended head coach Phil Simmons following his comments on the selection of the One-Day International squad for the tour of Sri Lanka.
28 September 2015

Rewind To...Sir Viv Richards on beating England in 1976 - Cricket World TV

Take a look back into our archives watch and this clip of West Indian legend Sir Viv Richards telling us how he and his side motivated themselves to beat England in 1976.
28 September 2015

Phil Simmons unhappy at Bravo, Pollard exclusion

West Indies coach Phil Simmons expressed his displeasure at the exclusion of all-rounders Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard from the One-Day International squad to face Sri Lanka.
26 September 2015

Jason Holder needs support to make a difference - Denesh Ramdin

Former West Indies Test captain Denesh Ramdin opined that his successor Jason Holder will need the support from every quarter in order to make a difference to the team's fortunes.
23 September 2015

Richie Richardson to replace Roshan Mahanama as ICC match referee

The International Cricket Council on Monday announced the induction of former West Indian captain Richie Richardson into the elite panel of match referees.
21 September 2015

A rare break in the cricket calendar - The lull before the storm

A rare possibility surfaced – no international cricket for a fortnight, anywhere in the world. That hasn’t happened in a long while, definitely not this year. But, what follows the empty fortnight is a barrage of matches, with half a dozen teams playing each other quite a bit.
18 September 2015

Jason Holder emphasises improving Test team standards

West Indies captain Jason Holder wants to put special focus on improving the standards of his team when they take on Sri Lanka in the two-match Test series which begins on 14th October.
15 September 2015

Chanderpaul will be an excellent mentor - Esuan Crandon

Guyana Jaguars coach, Esuan Crandon, believes that veteran West Indies batsman, Shivnarine Chanderpaul will make an excellent mentor for batsmen in first-class cricket.
12 September 2015

Denesh Ramdin wants to focus on his batting

Former West Indies captain, Denesh Ramdin, who was replaced as skipper of the Test team by Jason Holder, asserted that he now wants to focus on improving his batting in the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.
6 September 2015

My Cricket Inspiration...Dwayne Smith on Sir Viv, Sir Garry & others - Cricket World TV

When we asked West Indies international Dwayne Smith to tell us about players who had inspired him when he was getting into the game, he produced a veritable list of great players from around the world.
6 September 2015

Jason Holder replaces Denesh Ramdin as West Indies Test captain

The West Indies Cricket Board have named Jason Holder as the captain of the Test side that has been announced to take part in the tour of Sri Lanka which gets underway in October.
4 September 2015

Taylor replaces Aguilleira as West Indies captain

Stafanie Taylor has replaced Merissa Aguilleira as captain of West Indies Women ahead of home series against Pakistan in October.
4 September 2015


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