WICB forms task force to probe India tour pull-out
WICB forms task force to probe India tour pull-out

 The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has decided to establish a task force to probe the circumstances leading to the dramatic pull out by its cricketers from an ongoing tour of India.

Uncertainty written large on crisis-ridden West Indies cricket
Uncertainty written large on crisis-ridden West Indies cricket

The fate of West Indies cricket is clearly in jeopardy after the abrupt termination of their India tour. If the crisis is not resolved soon, even their participation in the upcoming World Cup will be in doubt.

Clive Llyod apologises for Windies team calling off tour
Clive Llyod apologises for Windies team calling off tour

 Former captain and West Indies Cricket Board selection committee chairman Clive Lloyd on Saturday apologised for the Caribbean team's unprecedented move to pull out of remainder of India tour in the wake of an acrimonious pay dispute with WICB, saying that it was a mistake on the part of the players to have done so.

Indian cricket should cut all ties with West Indies: Anurag Thakur
Indian cricket should cut all ties with West Indies: Anurag Thakur

Reacting angrily to the West Indies' pull out, BCCI joint secretary Anurag Thakur today severely criticized WICB's decision to call its players back midway from the tour and said that the Indian board should cut all ties with the Caribbean team.

BCCI calls emergency meeting on October 21
BCCI calls emergency meeting on October 21

Shocked at the sudden pull out of the West Indies team from the India tour, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) swung into action today by calling an emergency working committee meeting on October 21 in Hyderabad to discuss the issue.

WICB takes U-turn, denies calling off India tour
WICB takes U-turn, denies calling off India tour

Adding to the drama of the ongoing India-West Indies tour, WICB issued a statement saying that it had not called off the tour and would come up with a final statement by the end of the 4th ODI.

WICB will only have dialogue with WIPA
WICB will only have dialogue with WIPA

In what seems to be a jolt to the Caribbean players, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has made it clear that it will have a dialogue with only the national players association (WIPA) to solve the ongoing pay dispute.

Lendl Simmons ruled out of India tour due to back injury
Lendl Simmons ruled out of India tour due to back injury

Batsman Lendl Simmons has been ruled out of the remainder of West Indies' tour of India due to a back injury.

West Indies players want association disbanded
West Indies players want association disbanded

Disgruntled with its Players Association due to an ongoing pay dispute, the West Indian team has sought the Cricket Board's "urgent intervention" to dissolve the body as it no longer had the "authority to speak" on the side's behalf.

WI players in upbeat mood post pay dispute controversy ahead of 2nd ODI
WI players in upbeat mood post pay dispute controversy ahead of 2nd ODI

After the unsavoury episode over a pay dispute with their Board before the first one-dayer against India in Kochi, things have changed for the better as far as West Indies team are concerned.

West Indies players threaten strike, India ODI series in doubt
West Indies players threaten strike, India ODI series in doubt

A cloud of doubt hung over the series between India and the West Indies after the visiting team threatened to go on strike over an acrimonious pay dispute, which has prompted the aggrieved players to take "appropriate action" if needed.

West Indies team skips practice, pre-match briefing
West Indies team skips practice, pre-match briefing

The West Indies cricket team on Tuesday skipped its final pre-match practice session and the press conference that was to follow, creating quite a stir ahead of the first One-day International against India here on Wednesday.

Sulieman Benn replaces Sunil Narine in West Indies squad
Sulieman Benn replaces Sunil Narine in West Indies squad

Left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn will be replacing mystery bowler Sunil Narine, who has been was withdrawn from the tour of India following his "illegal" bowling action reported during the Champions League Twenty20 tournament.

Sunil Narine going to come back an even better bowler: Richie Richardson
Sunil Narine going to come back an even better bowler: Richie Richardson

Former West Indies captain Richie Richardson today came out in full support of mystery spinner Sunil Narine, who has been barred from playing the Champions League T20 final for a suspect illegal bowling action, saying he will return as an even better bowler.

Chance for India's bench strength to impress in warm-up tie against WI
Chance for India's bench strength to impress in warm-up tie against WI

Indian cricket team's bench strength will be tested when the Manoj Tiwary-led India A take on West Indies in first of the two warm-up one dayers, which will mark the beginning of Caribbean team's one and half month long tour.

Richie Richardson keen on West Iindies head coach position
Richie Richardson keen on West Iindies head coach position

Former West Indies cricket captain Richie Richardson has expressed an interest in the vacant position of head coach of the regional squad.

Vizag stadium getting ready for India-WI ODI
Vizag stadium getting ready for India-WI ODI

Dr Y S Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Stadium here will host a one-day match between India and West Indies under flood lights on October 14.

West Indies look to prolong Bangladesh`s woeful run

West Indies and Bangladesh commence a three-match One-Day International series at the Queen`s Park Stadium in Grenada on Wednesday with the home side heavily favoured to extend the tourists` miserable record in 2014.

India vs West Indies 2014: Kochi to host first ODI, Hyderabad gets 1st Test

Kochi will be hosting the first One day International between India and West Indies on October 8 while Hyderabad will be hosting the first of three Test matches starting October 30.

Curtly Ambrose inspired me to succeed, says Jerome Taylor

West Indies pacer Jerome Taylor says encouragement from bowling legend Sir Curtly Ambrose has contributed to his recent success with the ball in the current Test series against New Zealand.