West Indies

WICB to celebrate 90 years as ICC member country

A flag raising ceremony is being held by the West Indies Cricket Board at their headquarters in Antigua and Barbuda to commemorate 90 years as a member of the International Cricket Council on 31st May.
31 May 2016

Hashim Amla takes positives out of rain-marred practice match

South African batsman Hashim Amla feels that the practice match against the West Indies Cricket Board President's XI in Trinidad was a handy outing for the Proteas even though the game ended in a tie due to unrelenting rain.
31 May 2016

Amla stars for South Africa as rain-marred practice match ends in a tie

Hashim Amla scored a sublime 83-ball 92 in a rain-marred practice game for the South Africans against the West Indies Cricket Board President’s XI which ended as a tie as per the Duckworth-Lewis method.
30 May 2016

Back to back defeats for West Indies in practice games ahead of tri-series

West Indies have suffered a setback in the form of two consecutive defeats against Barbados Select XI in the two practice matches ahead of the tri-series against Australia and South Africa.
29 May 2016

Fully fit Mitchell Starc ready for international return

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc has stated that he is fully fit and pain free as he nears an international return in the tri-series in the West Indies.
27 May 2016

WICB and Digicel sign new four-year sponsorship extension

The West Indies Cricket Board and telecom provider Digicel Group have signed a new four-year deal, which extends their sponsorship to the Women’s and the Under-19 teams as well as the Men’s team.
26 May 2016

Guyana umpire Gyananad Sukhdeo passes away

The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed that Guyanese umpire Gyananad Sukhdeo passed away on Tuesday, 24th May.
26 May 2016

West Indies to face Barbados XI in tri-series warm-ups

The West Indies will finetune their preparations for the One-Day International tri-series against Australia and South Africa by playing two games against a Barbados Select XI at the Kensington Oval later this week.
24 May 2016

Uncapped Shardul Thakur picked in Indian squad for West Indies series

India have called-up uncapped pacer Shardul Thakur to their squad for the Test series to be played in the West Indies.
23 May 2016

Pollard, Narine return to West Indies squad for tri-series

West Indies spin bowler Sunil Narine and all-rounder Kieron Pollard have returned to the national squad which has been picked for the first four games of the ODI tri-series against Australia and South Africa.
19 May 2016

West Indies Test hopefuls to take part in a high performance camp

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced that a squad of 14 players has been picked to take part in a week-long high performance camp under the watch of head coach Phil Simmons.
17 May 2016

Chris Gayle throws his weight behind day-night Tests

West Indies batsman Chris Gayle believes that the concept of day-night Test matches will succeed in increasing the popularity of the format.
15 May 2016

West Indies tri-series to be played under lights

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced that all the matches in the tri-nation series in June involving South Africa and Australia will be day-night fixtures.
14 May 2016

Roderick Estwick replaces Curtly Ambrose as West Indies bowling coach

The West Indies Cricket Board has announced the appointment of Roderick Estwick as the bowling coach of the national team replacing Curtly Ambrose.
14 May 2016

Renowned West Indian commentator Tony Cozier passes away

Renowned West Indian cricket commentator Tony Cozier passed away aged 75 on Wednesday at Bayview Hospital in Barbados.
11 May 2016

England Women to tour West Indies in October

The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed that they will host the England Women’s team for a five-match One-Day International series during a two-week period in October.
10 May 2016

South Africa pick Tabraiz Shamsi for West Indies tri-series

South Africa have included left-arm chinaman bowler Tabraiz Shamsi in the 15-man squad for the upcoming tri-nation series scheduled to be played in West Indies in June.
6 May 2016

Australia remain No.1 in ODIs, New Zealand claim top spot in T20I rankings

Australia continue their reign at the top of the International Cricket Council One-Day International rankings while New Zealand have claimed the pole position in the shorter format of the game according to the latest update.
4 May 2016

Melbourne Renegades open to re-signing Chris Gayle

Melbourne Renegades coach David Saker stated that there is still a chance that the franchise will re-sign Chris Gayle despite his involvement in a controversy last season.
4 May 2016

India, West Indies to resume bilateral ties

India are set to tour West Indies in July to play in a four-match Test series as the Board of Control for Cricket in India and West Indies Cricket Board have resumed bilateral ties.
30 April 2016