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Cliffhanger

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Ireland bungled two run outs in a melodramatic last over but tail-ender Sheldon Cottrell held his nerve to smash the penultimate delivery for six, as West Indies won a cliffhanger by one wicket to register their first series victory in the Caribbean in... Read More

JCA Super League continues today with three games

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

Northern Panthers enter the eighth-round Jamaica Cricket Association two-day Super League match against hosts Eastern Eagles at Melbourne Oval aware that only an outright win will ensure they remain in pole position. Read More

'He taught me everything!'

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AFP) — Hayden Walsh said his career best score, which helped West Indies to a nail-biting one-wicket win over Ireland in the second One-Day International (ODI), was dedicated to his father who died 10 years ago. Read More

Thomas, McCoy undergo fitness work with Windies ODI squad

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Fast bowlers Oshane Thomas and Obed McCoy have been added to the West Indies squad for the Ireland series to undergo “supervised fitness and technical work” with Head Coach Phil Simmons. Read More

Stewart defies Pride to leave contest evenly poised

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — Emmanuel Stewart's maiden first-class half-century propped up Windward Islands Volcanoes and kept Barbados Pride at bay, on the second day of their Regional Four-Day Championship match here yesterday. Read More

Rahul, Dhawan help India clinch T20 series over Sri Lanka

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

Pune , India (AFP) — Openers KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan smashed half-centuries as India thrashed Sri Lanka by 78 runs, in the third Twenty20 International, to clinch the series 2-0 yesterday. Read More

DaSilva, Cariah hundreds silence Scorpions

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Joshua DaSilva stroked a maiden first-class hundred and Yannic Cariah his fourth, as Trinidad and Tobago Red Force's batsmen dominated Jamaica Scorpions on day two of their first-round match in the Regional Four-Day Championship here... Read More

Not just yet!

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

Dhaka , Bangladesh (AFP) — West Indies batting star Chris Gayle has swatted away talk of his retirement from cricket soon, suggesting he wants to be at the crease for at least five more years. Read More

Slow batting gives Jaguars advantage on opening day

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Opener Tagenarine Chanderpaul was one of three Guyana Jaguars batsmen with half-centuries as the five-time reigning champions took the honours on day one of their day/night first-round encounter against Leeward Islands Hurricanes on... Read More

Champions Waterhouse on course to defend women's KO crown

Friday, January, 10 2020    

DEFENDING champions Waterhouse FC tagged The University of the West Indies (UWI) FC 3-0 to move into the semi-finals of the 2019/2020 Jamaica Football Federation (JFF)/Lascelles Employees and Partners Co-Operative Credit Union Women's Knockout at Mona field on last Saturday. Read More

Bravo helps punish Scorpions as Red Force flourish

Friday, January, 10 2020    

TAROUBA, Trinidad (CMC) — Captain Darren Bravo was one of three batsmen with half-centuries to extend his purple patch as Trinidad and Tobago Red Force flourished on the opening day of their first round match against Jamaica Scorpions here yesterday. Read More

Big Bash boundary catch causes cricket law confusion

Friday, January, 10 2020    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) – A two-man catch to dismiss Hobart skipper Matthew Wade in a T20 Big Bash match in Brisbane has led to confusion over the laws with even Lord's weighing in. Read More

The starry rise of Australia's cricket maestro Labuschagne

Friday, January, 10 2020    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Australia's Marnus Labuschagne has joined the stars of world cricket in just five months, soaring to fourth in the batting rankings from a nondescript 110th after seizing a freak opportunity with both hands. Read More

Windies win second Ireland ODI in day/night contest in Barbados

Friday, January, 10 2020    

SCORES: IRELAND 237 for nine off 50 overs (Paul Stirling 63, Simi Singh 34, Kevin O'Brien 31,William Porterfield 39; Alzarri Joseph 4-32, Sheldon Cottrell 3-51); WEST INDIES 242 for nine off 49.5 overs (Nicholas Pooran 52, Hayden Walsh 46 not out, Kieron Pollard 40, Shai Hope 25; Simi... Read More

Bravo to captain Red Force in first-class opener

Thursday, January, 9 2020    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — West Indies left-hander Darren Bravo will lead Trinidad and Tobago Red Force in their opening match of the Regional Four-Day Championship against Jamaica Scorpions starting here today. Read More



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