Cricket

Gibson glad to see Archer get his England chance

Wednesday, May, 29 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — South Africa coach Ottis Gibson wants England fast bowler Jofra Archer to have a good World Cup — but only after the Proteas have played the hosts in tomorrow's tournament opener at The Oval. Read More

King makes impact as Windies Women collar Ireland again

Wednesday, May, 29 2019    

DUBLIN, Ireland (CMC) – Veteran all-rounder Stacy-Ann King marked her first appearance for West Indies Women in nearly three years with a strong all-round performance as the Caribbean side strolled past Ireland by 45 runs in the second Twenty20 International here yesterday to set... Read More

World Cup debut giving Cottrell 'sleepless nights'

Wednesday, May, 29 2019    

BRISTOL, England (CMC) – The prospect of representing West Indies in his first-ever World Cup has been giving Sheldon Cottrell “sleepless nights”, the left-arm pacer has admitted. Read More

Photo: WINDIES WARNING

Wednesday, May, 29 2019    

West Indies batsmen Darren Bravo (left) and Shai Hope run between wickets during the 2019 Cricket World Cup warm-up match against New Zealand at Bristol County Ground in Bristol, south-west England, yesterday. West Indies won by 91 runs. (Photo: AFP) Read More

Doctors Bennett, Mansingh return to CWI medical panel

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, May, 28 2019    

Jamaican doctors Donovan Bennett and Akshai Mansingh have returned to the Cricket West Indies (CWI) medical panel after vacating their respective positions 18 months ago due to disagreements with the previous administration. Read More

West Indies draw first blood against Ireland

Monday, May, 27 2019    

DUBLIN, Ireland (CMC) — West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor's aggressive half-century and a four-wicket haul by Afy Fletcher led them to a comprehensive 64-run win over Ireland in the first of three T20 internationals here yesterday. Read More

Rain robs Windies of vital practice

Monday, May, 27 2019    

BRISTOL, England (CMC) — The West Indies' preparations for the upcoming ICC World Cup were foiled by inclement weather, with their first official warm-up game against South Africa being abandoned here yesterday due to heavy showers. Read More

Kingston CC off mark in Jam T20 bashment

Monday, May, 27 2019    

Kingston CC got their first win of the Jam T20 season on Saturday, beating Zone A opponents Kingston & St Andrew CA by five wickets in a low-scoring round two encounter at Sabina Park. Read More

Skerritt promises Guyana stake in Indian tour

Sunday, May, 26 2019    

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) p resident Ricky Skerritt has given his assurance that Guyana will host matches when India tours the Caribbean in August. Read More

Jeers and cheers as Smith ton sets up Australia warm-up win

Sunday, May, 26 2019    

SOUTHAMPTON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Steve Smith ignored the jeers of the crowd to mark his first match against England since a ball-tampering ban with a century that set up Australia's 12-run win in a World Cup warm-up clash at Southampton yesterday. Read More

JCA T20 tourney enters Round Two today

Saturday, May, 25 2019    

The Jamaica Cricket Association Jam T20 Bashment continues today with Round Two action at several venues across the country. Read More

Ambitious Hetmyer eyeing World Cup as breakout moment

Friday, May, 24 2019    

SOUTHAMPTON, England (CMC) — Big-hitting left-hander Shimron Hetmyer hopes to use the World Cup to make an indelible mark on the international stage, but says his main priority will be helping West Indies win the ICC showpiece. Read More

Pooran excited about WC debut, eyeing title

Friday, May, 24 2019    

SOUTHAMPTON, England (CMC) — Rookie Nicholas Pooran hopes fulfilling his dream of playing in a World Cup coincides with a successful campaign for West Indies. Read More

Rampaul all-round efforts in vain as Derbyshire lose

Friday, May, 24 2019    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Former West Indies fast bowler, Ravi Rampaul, crafted a solid all-round performance but it was not enough to prevent Derbyshire from crashing to a two-wicket defeat to Glamorgan here Wednesday. Read More

Tridents sign controversial Hales, Bravo remains at TKR

Friday, May, 24 2019    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Barbados Tridents signed troubled England batsman Alex Hales as their first- round pick, while two-time reigning champions, Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR), put to rest rampant speculation over Dwayne Bravo's departure by retaining the veteran all-rounder in... Read More



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