Cricket

West Indies bowler Gabriel apologises for Root sledge

Friday, February, 15 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Shannon Gabriel has offered an “unreserved apology” over a comment he made to England Captain Joe Root during an incident that led to a ban for the West Indies fast bowler. Read More

JCA makes strides to improve online content through Chic Digital

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, February, 14 2019    

After signalling an intent to increase their online presence last year, the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) has now commenced the innings to bowl over cricket enthusiasts with more exciting and engaging content, particularly on social media. Read More

Oh, no!

Thursday, February, 14 2019    

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — West Indies speedster Shannon Gabriel has been controversially slapped with a four-match One-Day International ban by cricket's world governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), after being found guilty of player abuse. Read More

Photo: OH, NO!

Thursday, February, 14 2019    

Shannon Gabriel (right) of West Indies expresses disappointment that Joe Denly of England got runs during day three of the third and final Test at Darren SammyCricket Ground, Gros Islet, Saint Lucia, on Monday. (Photo: AFP) Read More

Windies aiming to become world's No 1 team, says Holder

Wednesday, February, 13 2019    

Gros Islet, Saint Lucia (AFP) — West Indies captain Jason Holder said yesterday that his side's main goal is to become the world's number one team after their impressive series victory over England. Read More

It's back!

Wednesday, February, 13 2019    

Gros Islet, Saint Lucia (AFP) — England ended a disappointing Test series with the consolation of a comprehensive victory over the West Indies on the fourth day of the third and final Test in St Lucia yesterday. Read More

Photo: It's back!

Wednesday, February, 13 2019    

West Indies players pose with the Wisden Trophy at the end of day four of the third and final Test against England at Darren Sammy Cricket Ground, Gros Islet, Saint Lucia,yesterday. England won the third Test yesterday but West Indies won the series 2-1. (Photo: AFP) Read More

Gabriel charged by ICC over alleged homophobic remark

Wednesday, February, 13 2019    

Gros Islet, Saint Lucia (AFP) — West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel was charged with a breach of conduct by the ICC yesterday after allegedly making a homophobic remark in an exchange with England captain Joe Root during the third Test. Read More

Batting collapse sends Windies to series defeat

Tuesday, February, 12 2019    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — Stafanie Taylor struck her 33rd one-day half-century but West Indies produced another dodgy batting effort to crash to a four-wicket defeat to Pakistan and concede the three-match ICC Championship series 2-1 here... Read More

Photo: ENGLAND TAKE ROOT!

Tuesday, February, 12 2019    

Joe Root of England celebrates his century during day three of the third and final Test against West Indies at Darren Sammy Cricket Ground, Gros Islet, Saint Lucia, yesterday. (Photo: AFP) Read More

Scorpions falter to Jaguars' defeat

Monday, February, 11 2019    

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Led by an unbeaten half century from captain Leon Johnson, top-of-the-table Guyana Jaguars recorded an easy seven-wicket victory over Jamaica Scorpions on the final day of their seventh round match in the Regional Four-Day Championship at Guyana National... Read More

New Zealand beat India to claim T20 series 2-1

Monday, February, 11 2019    

HAMILTON, New Zealand (AFP) — Colin Munro's explosive 72 set up a four-run win for New Zealand over India in a cliff-hanger finish to yesterday's Twenty20 match in Hamilton, handing the hosts a 2-1 series victory. Read More

England in control

Monday, February, 11 2019    

GROS-ISLET, Saint Lucia (AFP) — Mark Wood answered West Indian pace with fearsome heat of his own, as the fast bowler claimed his first five-wicket-innings haul in Tests and put England in control on the second day of the third and final Test in St Lucia... Read More

Sharma claims record as India cruise past New Zealand

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AFP) - Rohit Sharma became the highest run scorer in Twenty20 international history yesterday as India romped to a seven-wicket win over New Zealand in the second T20 in Auckland. Read More

Dottin hurts Pakistan with all-round heroics

Friday, February, 8 2019    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — Player-of-the-Match Deandra Dottin narrowly missed out on a second One-Day International hundred as West Indies clobbered Pakistan by 146 runs in a one-sided opener of the three-match ICC Championship series here... Read More



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