Wicket-keeper Denesh Ramdin's century went in vain as West Indies slumped to a 16-run loss against India A in their second and final warm-up 50-over match ahead of the five-match ODI series against India at the Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday.
Veteran leg-spinner Amit Mishra and talented youngster Unmukt Chand put up impressive performances as India A made short work of the touring West Indies side in the first of the two warm-up one dayers here on Friday.
West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy today said that his team would be eyeing a revenge for the One-day series loss of last time when they take on India in the five ODIs, starting in Kochi on October 8.
West Indies T20 skipper Darren Sammy today backed mystery spinner Sunil Narine, who has been reported for suspect bowling action during an Oppo Champions League Twenty20 match, stating that he will still be the most dangerous spinner in the world even without his quicker deliveries.
Resurgent St. Lucia Zouks comfortably outplayed holders Jamaica Tallawahs to snatch their second straight win in their bid to salvage some much needed pride from their Caribbean Premier League campaign (CPL).
St.Lucia Zouks captain Darren Sammy says temperamental Barbadian fast bowler Tino Best needs to live up to his seniority as a West Indian international following his on-field clash with Pakistani all-rounder Shoaib Malik last week.
New Zealand relied on their two most experienced batsmen to defeat the West Indies by 12 runs on the Duckworth/Lewis scoring method in the rain-affected first T20 International at Windsor Park to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.
A livid Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni stressed on the need of addressing the defeats while stating that they would need to score "230" since the new ball bowlers are not providing with breakthroughs.
Exuding confidence that his team Sunrisers Hyderabad will make it to the IPL play-offs, swashbuckling West Indian all-rounder Darren Sammy has said the side is gelling well and will get better as the tournament progresses.
Asserting that he had no choice but to retire from Test cricket, hard-hitting West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy today said his role was not needed as captain and player in that format and IPL had nothing to do with his decision.
Denesh Ramdin was today appointed captain of the West Indies Test side in place of Darren Sammy and the wicketkeeper-batsman`s first assignment will be the home series against New Zealand beginning next month.