West Indies

Off The Mark - How it began for...Dwayne Smith - Cricket World TV

In our latest 'Off The Mark' video, we find out how West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Smith first fell in love with the game and how close he came to accurately predicting his future as an international cricketer.
1 August 2015

Test Cricket is slowly dying - Michael Holding

Former West Indies pace legend Michael Holding feels that the longest version of the game is dying a slow death.
28 July 2015

Off The Mark - How it began for...Jason Holder - Cricket World TV

In the latest in our series of 'Off The Mark', we find out how West Indies One-Day International captain Jason Holder first started playing the game.
25 July 2015

I tried to emulate Viv Richards - Farokh Engineer

Farokh Engineer looks back on his career and recalls how he used to try to bat like Viv Richards, and how, on occcasion, his close study of the West Indian legend paid off.
19 July 2015

Shivnarine Chanderpaul hopeful of Test recall

Veteran West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul, who was axed from the squad for the series against Australia, insists that he is optimistic of a return to Test match cricket.
29 June 2015

WICB Directors complete quarterly meeting

The directors of the West Indies Cricket Board held their quarterly meeting at the Accra Beach Hotel in Barbados on Thursday and Friday.
28 June 2015

West Indies to host Pakistan Women in October

The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed the schedule for Pakistan Women's tour later this year which will see the two sides compete in four One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals.
27 June 2015

West Indies lose Test after spineless collapse

Any notions of a heroic heist were quickly dispelled in the first hour of day four as West Indies lost quick wickets, eventually succumbing to a 277-run defeat chasing 392 in the second Test at Kingston, Jamaica to hand Australia the series by a 2-0 margin.
14 June 2015

West Indies in trouble after bold declaration from Clarke

Michael Clarke sprung a surprise declaration late in the day with Australia ahead by 390 runs after a brave knock in the morning by Jason Holder helped prevent West Indies following on in Jamaica on day three of the second Test.
13 June 2015

West Indies implode after Steve Smith heroics

Steve Smith fell on 199 but helped Australia to an assured 399 before West Indies imploded to 143 for eight, still trailing by 256 runs at stumps on day two of the second Test at Sabina Park.
12 June 2015

Sir Wesley Hall inducted into ICC Hall Of Fame

Legendary West Indian pace-bowler, Sir Wesley Hall, was inducted into the International Cricket Council Hall of Fame on Thursday, becoming the 18th cricketer from the Caribbean to feature in the celebrated list.
12 June 2015

Steve Smith century puts Australia in control against West Indies

Steve Smith showed more audacious signs of his talent raking up yet another century as Australia recovered from a bad start to press forward to 258 for four on day one of the second Test against West Indies at the Sabina Park.
11 June 2015

Sulieman Benn named West Indies Player of the Year

Left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn was named as the West Indies player of the year in the third West Indies Cricket Board / West Indies Players Association Annual Players’ Award ceremony held in Jamaica.
10 June 2015

Australia versus the West Indies cricket tour

If you love sports, you have probably heard of cricket. Cricket is a great game to play by yourself, with family members or friends, but it is also fun to watch on TV or online.
9 June 2015

Curtly Ambrose targets better Test ranking for West Indies

Former fast bowler and current West Indies bowling coach Sir Curtly Ambrose had urged his team to improve their performances in the longer format of the game.
8 June 2015

Shivnarine Chanderpaul - The old rear guard falls

While Brian Lara will be remembered as immortal genius, Shivnarine Chanderpaul will always be remembered as the mortal who outfought his own imperfections writes Krish Sripada.
7 June 2015

Denesh Ramdin hints at unchanged side for second Test

West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin has stated that his team will in all probability field the same side for the second Test against Australia beginning next week.
6 June 2015

West Indies implode to hand Australia the game on platter

West Indies imploded after a 144-run fourth wicket stand to lose their last seven wickets for 35 runs setting Australia a puny fourth innings target of 47 which the visitors knocked out quickly in an early end to the first Test in Dominica on day three to retain the Frank Worrell Trophy.
5 June 2015

Adam Voges takes Australia to position of strength in dream debut

Adam Voges broke the record for the highest score by a 35-plus debutant to manage an unlikely 170-run lead for Australia in the first innings before the bowlers dented into the West Indian top order by stumps on day two of the First Test in Dominica.
4 June 2015

Hazlewood and Johnson destroy West Indies on a bowling day

Mitchell Johnson and Josh Hazlewood picked three wickets each to demolish the West Indian batting restricting them to 148 before Australia lost three wickets still trailing by 63 on an eventful day one of the first Test in Dominica.
3 June 2015