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West Indies set to host Sri Lanka in June 2018

West Indies set to host Sri Lanka in June 2018

The Cricket West Indies has announced the fixtures for their home series against Sri Lanka, which is set to be held next year. The tour will take place in the month of June. The board has shortlisted the venues as Trinidad, Barbados, and St. Lucia. Interestingly, Sri Lanka have never played a Test match at the venue of the Kensington […]

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Nagpur: West Indies bowler Darren Sammy celebrates the wicket of Afghanistani batsman Gulbadin Naib during the ICC T20 World cup match played against Afghanistan in Nagpur on Sunday. PTI Photo by Shashank Parade(PTI3_27_2016_000109B)

West Indies to tour Pakistan in March next year

West Indies, which was supposed to tour Pakistan later this month but postonded it, has now agreed to tour the country in March next year, says chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Najam Sethi. According to the Mr. Sethi, Westindies will tour Pakistan in March – April next year. And the three T20 International matches will be played on 29, […]

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These West Indies players refused to tour Pakistan

These West Indies players refused to tour Pakistan

In recent developments regarding West Indies tour to Pakistan for a 3-match T20I series, West Indies, citing security concerns and weather conditions, refused to tour Pakistan, while some of the players were reluctant to come here and made themselves unavailable for the tour. According to reports, sources claim that the senior players like Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo went […]

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West Indies reject tour of Pakistan

West Indies reject tour of Pakistan

West Indies’ proposed visit to Pakistan for two T20Is in mid-March is off the table, various sources have affirmed to ESPNcricinfo. The WICB rejected the PCB’s proposition for the visit in the wake of getting exhortation on security from the Federation of International Cricketers’ Associations. The WICB has additionally crossed out a normal security recce, which was gotten ready for […]

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Jason Holder blames lack of experience for inconsistency

Jason Holder blames lack of experience for inconsistency

After nail-biting tie against Zimbabwe, West Indies yet again failed to go over the line for the second time in back to back matches as they capitulated to a one-run misfortune against Sri Lanka in the tri-arrangement diversion in Bulawayo on Wednesday (November 23). Pursuing 331, West Indies drew near politeness Evin Lewis, who hammered a 122-ball 148. Holder felt […]

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Andre Russell’s fate to be decided in 2 weeks

Andre Russell’s fate to be decided in 2 weeks

A decision on what lies ahead for West Indian ace Andre Russell future will be known in the following few weeks. The Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) had claimed not long ago that the West Indies all-rounder abused the “counter doping whereabouts” code. As per World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) rules, if the player neglects to pronounce his whereabouts thrice in a […]

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WICB axe Darren Bravo for inappropriate behavior

WICB axe Darren Bravo for inappropriate behavior

Darren Bravo, the West Indies batsman, has been axed by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and has been ordered to go back home from Zimbabwe, where he was set to feature in the West Indies squad for the tri-series additionally including Sri Lanka, for his ‘inappropriate and unsatisfactory conduct’. The bold decision from the board comes after Bravo’s swearword […]

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Samuels, Bravo, Brathwaite backout as WICB announce central contracts

Samuels, Bravo, Brathwaite backout as WICB announce central contracts

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), on Wednesday (November 2), released an exclusive list of 12 players who earned brand new central contracts for the period upto September 2017, and revealed that three players – Marlon Samuels, Darren Bravo and Carlos Brathwaite – declined to sign it. WICB revealed in an official released that the trio passed on their choice […]

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Pak vs WI 3rd Test: Brathwaite steers close to century as WI steer close to lead on Day 2

Pak vs WI 3rd Test: Brathwaite steers close to century as WI steer close to lead on Day 2

Pakistan vs West Indies, 3rd Test, Sharjah, Stumps Day 2 West Indies 244/6 (78.0 ov) trail Pakistan 281 by 37 runs with 4 wickets remaining in the 1st innings There’s no stopping the umpires when they come calling. The officials thought that the light had deteriorated enough for the two sets of players to walk off, after what was a […]

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ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - OCTOBER 23:  Yasir Shah of Pakistan celebrates with teammates after dismissing Shai Hope of West Indies during Day Three of the Second Test between Pakistan and West Indies at Zayed Cricket Stadium on October 23, 2016 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

Pakistan squad for third Test announced; Hafeez left out

Pakistan selectors have revealed the squad for the third Test against West Indies scheduled on 30th October at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Mohammad Hafeez has been left out of the squad. Regardless of early rumors that the veteran all-rounder will return to the squad for the final Test, the selectors opted to ignore him. The national selectors opted to keep the […]

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