Cricket World Cup: West Indies missing Narine, says Clive Lloyd
Cricket World Cup: West Indies missing Narine, says Clive Lloyd

Chairman of selectors Clive Lloyd said the West Indies are desperately missing the spin heroics of game-changer Sunil Narine to strengthen their campaign in the cricket World Cup underway in New Zealand and Australia.

Kallis found Cariappa talented enough to be picked: KKR CEO
Kallis found Cariappa talented enough to be picked: KKR CEO

 Kolkata Knight Riders CEO and Managing Director Venky Mysore said the team management decided to give a shot to K C Cariappa, who fetched a price tag of Rs 2.4 crore at IPL auction, after top players including Jacques Kallis found him extremely talented in one of their training camps.

ICC approves Nikita Miller as replacement for Sunil Narine in Windies team
ICC approves Nikita Miller as replacement for Sunil Narine in Windies team

The ICC has approved Nikita Miller as a replacement for spinner Sunil Narine in the West Indies' squad for the cricket World Cup, starting February 14.

ICC World Cup 2015 won't be same without Saeed Ajmal, Sunil Narine
ICC World Cup 2015 won't be same without Saeed Ajmal, Sunil Narine

It's a serious blow to cricket followers, who love to see an intense battle between bat and ball, as two best spinners in world cricket – Sunil Narine and Saeed Ajmal – are not going to participate in the much-aniticipated ICC World Cup 2015.

Sunil Narine withdraws from West Indies' World Cup squad
Sunil Narine withdraws from West Indies' World Cup squad

Off-spinner Sunil Narine has withdrawn from the West Indies World Cup squad while he continues to work on his controversial bowling action, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) said on Tuesday.

Narine named in Windies WC squad; Bravo, Pollard left out
Narine named in Windies WC squad; Bravo, Pollard left out

Off-spinner Sunil Narine, who was reported twice for suspect bowling action during the Champions League T20 in India last year, was on Sunday named in West Indies' 15-member squad for the World Cup beginning next month, but former captain Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard were left out.

Darren Bravo, Kemar Roach get Windies` World Cup nod
Darren Bravo, Kemar Roach get Windies` World Cup nod

Highly-rated off spinner Sunil Narine, top order batsman Darren Bravo and fast bowler Kemar Roach were all named in the West Indies World Cup squad on Saturday despite missing out on the current South Africa tour.

Virat Kohli maintains second spot in ICC rankings, Bhuvneshwar moves up to seventh
Virat Kohli maintains second spot in ICC rankings, Bhuvneshwar moves up to seventh

Top India batsman Virat Kohli has maintained his second position in the latest ICC batsmen rankings while medium pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has moved up a place to be seventh in the bowlers' standings.

India continue to top ODI team table, Virat Kohli at number 2
India continue to top ODI team table, Virat Kohli at number 2

India retained the number two spot in the latest Reliance ODI team rankings while Virat Kohli maintained the number two position with skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni static at the seventh place in the batting chart released here.

Players' meeting with WICB, WIPA termed "fruitful"
Players' meeting with WICB, WIPA termed "fruitful"

The West Indies cricketers' meeting to resolve the contracts and pay dispute issue with their players union (WIPA) and the national cricket board (WICB) has turned out to be "cordial, positive and fruitful".

BCCI to review West Indies players' participation in IPL
BCCI to review West Indies players' participation in IPL

The BCCI is seriously contemplating reviewing the West Indies players' participation in the cash-rich Indian Premier League as the ongoing series ended abruptly on Friday due to visiting team's payment dispute with their own cricket board.

West Indies replace batsman Lendl Simmons with spinner Nikita Miller
West Indies replace batsman Lendl Simmons with spinner Nikita Miller

The West Indies on Thursday replaced injured batsman Lendl Simmons with left-arm spinner Nikita Miller for the remainder of the ODI series against India.

ICC crackdown on chuckers 20 years too later, says Darrell Hair
ICC crackdown on chuckers 20 years too later, says Darrell Hair

The ICC crackdown on bowlers with suspect action has come 20 years too late, says former international umpire Darrell Hair, who famously called Sri Lankan great Muttiah Muralitharan for alleged chucking during a Test in Melbourne in 1995.

India vs West Indies: Dwayne Bravo hails team's must-win attitude
India vs West Indies: Dwayne Bravo hails team's must-win attitude

West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo had an embargo regarding any questions on their ongoing dispute with the WICB, but the all-rounder said that the team stuck together in difficult times and maintained a "must-win attitude".

Bangladesh, Zimbabwe bowlers suspended for 'illegal' actions
Bangladesh, Zimbabwe bowlers suspended for 'illegal' actions

Bangladesh's Sohag Gazi and Zimbabwe's Prosper Utseya have been suspended from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect for "illegal" bowling actions, the ICC said today.

West Indies looking toothless without Chris Gayle, Sunil Narine
West Indies looking toothless without Chris Gayle, Sunil Narine

The touring side West Indies will kick-off their campaign from Wednesday when they play the first ODI against MS Dhoni & Co at Nehru Stadium, Kochi.

With Australian tour in mind, MS Dhoni to try out few things against West Indies
With Australian tour in mind, MS Dhoni to try out few things against West Indies

The series against West Indies will be India's only chance to iron out any flaws before embarking on the tough tour of Australia and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday hinted that the hosts will try out a few things in the home rubber against the Caribbeans starting here tomorrow.

1st ODI: India vs West Indies - Preview
1st ODI: India vs West Indies - Preview

 India will seek to reaffirm their supremacy in the shorter version of the game as they go into a five-match ODI series against an under-strength West Indies here on Wednesday with the prime focus of preparing for the upcoming cricket World Cup.

Gautam Gambhir confident Sunil Narine will make a strong comeback
Gautam Gambhir confident Sunil Narine will make a strong comeback

Gautam Gambhir is confident that his Kolkata Knight Riders teammate Sunil Narine will return to action as a "better bowler and stronger human being" after he was reported twice for a suspect bowling action in the CLT20.

CLT20 Final: Magnificent Suresh Raina ends CSK's trophy drought with a ton
CLT20 Final: Magnificent Suresh Raina ends CSK's trophy drought with a ton

Suresh Raina on Saturday hit a blistering century pulverising Kolkata Knight Riders into submission as Chennai Super Kings exacted a sweet revenge clinching the Oppo Champions League T20 in style with an eighth-wicket victory in a thoroughly one-sided final.