Northern Ireland miss chance to top Romania after goalless draw
Northern Ireland miss chance to top Romania after goalless draw

Northern Ireland were left lamenting their missed chances as they failed to leapfrog Romania at the top of their qualifying group for next year`s European Championships after a 0-0 draw at Belfast`s Windsor Park on Saturday.

Windies won't back down from Aussies, warns Jason Holder
Windies won't back down from Aussies, warns Jason Holder

 The West Indies may be languishing six spots below Australia in the international Test rankings but that will not prevent the Caribbean side from looking to stun their opponents in the upcoming series, all-rounder Jason Holder has warned.

West Indies' Jason Holder hoping Dominica debut pays dividends
West Indies' Jason Holder hoping Dominica debut pays dividends

All-rounder Jason Holder is hoping his first game of competitive cricket in Dominica turns out favourably for the West Indies when they clash with Australia in the opening Test at Windsor Park starting on Wednesday.

Josh Hazlewood impresses against Windies President's XI
Josh Hazlewood impresses against Windies President's XI

Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood on Thursday put his hand up for selection in the first Test against the West Indies with a standout performance on the first day of Australia's practice match.

West Indies chase T20 series win to salvage pride

Captain Darren Sammy is determined to ensure West Indies take something away from their series against New Zealand, by winning the Twenty20 double-header starting at Windsor Park here Saturday.

Variation in bowling key in Twenty20: Santokie

Variation will be the key for Twenty20 specialist Krishmar Santokie when he lines up for West Indies in this weekend`s doubleheader against New Zealand.

Australia consolidate after early loss of Cowan

Australia consolidated after losing opener Ed Cowan early on to reach 69 for one at lunch on the first day of the third and final test at Windsor Park on Monday.