Vivian Richards relives World Cup triumph on 40th anniversary

Cricket legend Vivian Richards recalled the epic day 40 years ago when he was a member of the West Indies team which won the first ever World Cup staged in England.

Shivnarine Chanderpaul axe fury hangs over Windies Test squad
Shivnarine Chanderpaul axe fury hangs over Windies Test squad

West Indies officially turned the page on the past Saturday when Shivnarine Chanderpaul, the team`s second-highest run-maker, was as expected left out of the Test squad to face Australia.

ICC Cricket World Cup: Windies sweat over Chris Gayle's back injury
ICC Cricket World Cup: Windies sweat over Chris Gayle's back injury

Chris Gayle is a doubt for the West Indies` do-or-die World Cup duel against the United Arab Emirates on Sunday after struggling with a back injury.

Cricket World Cup: West Indies players in love with Mandela's 'Long Walk to Freedom'
Cricket World Cup: West Indies players in love with Mandela's 'Long Walk to Freedom'

Cricketers and books may not be best buddies but the West Indies team does have a lot of avid readers, including current captain Jason Holder, and their favourite book is Nelson Mandela's autobiography.

Windies speedster escapes serious injury in accident

West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach escaped serious injury following a car accident here.

`Shock` Kiwi selection for Windies Test tour Craig suffered from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

New Zealand cricketer Mark Craig, who suffered from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, has reportedly received a shock call-up to the New Zealand Test team to tour West Indies in June.

Disappointed at West Indies Test performance: Richardson

Former West Indies player Richie Richardson on Wednesday said he was disappointed with his team`s dismal performance in the two-match Test series, which went in India`s favour.

Marlon Samuels, Shane Shillingford reported for suspected illegal bowling actions

West Indies` off-spinners Marlon Samuels and Shane Shillingford have been reported with suspected illegal bowling actions during the second Test against India.

Windies train in US ahead of India tour

The West Indies cricket team will attend a week`s training camp here as part of preparations for their upcoming tour of India.

We can beat India, says Ottis Gibson

The West Indies cricket team coach Ottis Gibson has expressed confidence that his players can beat Mahendra Singh Dhoni`s men at their own den when they tour India next month.

Windies keeper aiming for consistency on India tour

Jamaican wicketkeeper batsman Chadwick Walton says he is aiming to achieve consistency in India in an effort to regain his place in the West Indies senior team.

Darren Sammy to play his 100th ODI on Tuesday

Lion-hearted all-rounder Darren Sammy will mark a special career milestone in Tuesday`s second One-Day International against Pakistan, when he suits up for his 100th ODI for West Indies.

Pollard blames both bowlers and batters for loss to Sri Lanka

West Indies stand-in skipper Kieron Pollard has blamed both his bowlers and batsmen alike for the 39-run defeat against Sri Lanka in the crucial rain-affected ODI of the Tri-Nation series here.

Dwayne Bravo to miss SL game after 2nd over-rate offence in 12 months

West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo has been suspended for one match after his side was fined for a second minor over-rate offence within 12 months.

IPL was a learning experience, says Jason Holder

Young West Indian pacer Jason Holder says his IPL stint with Chennai Super Kings has made him a better bowler.

Holder replaces injured Rampaul in WI team for tri-series

Pacer Ravi Rampaul was on Tuesday replaced by Jason Holder in the West Indies cricket team for the second leg of the ODI tri-series against India and Sri Lanka.

We want to win this one and prove ourselves right: Gibson

After a poor outing in the just-concluded ICC Champions Trophy, West Indies coach Ottis Gibson says his team is eager to "prove" its credentials in the ODI tri-series against India and Sri Lanka starting here on Friday.

Will look to stamp our authority at home, says Gayle

Champions Trophy winners India are already on Chris Gayle`s mind and he says the West Indies would look to "stamp our authority" by using the home advantage when the ODI tri-series, also involving Sri Lanka, kicks off here on Friday.

Sarwan dropped from WI squad for tri-series

Ramnaresh Sarwan has been dropped from the 13-member West Indies cricket squad for the first three matches of their ODI tri-series against India and Sri Lanka.

Pakistan, West Indies to play T20 matches in US

The Pakistan and the West Indies Cricket Boards have reached an agreement to play a T20 international series in the United States in July this year.