West Indies

Mark Wood 'over the moon' after England Test recall

Mark Wood 'over the moon' after England Test recall

Wood was included in the Test squad as a replacement for Olly Stone, who has been ruled out of the series against the Caribbean side after sustaining a bone stress injury to his lower back.

Jan 19, 2019, 17:26 PM IST
Mark Wood replaces injured Olly Stone for Windies Tests

Mark Wood replaces injured Olly Stone for Windies Tests

Wood featured regularly for the England Lions during last year`s tour of the United Arab Emirates where they played against Pakistan A.

Jan 18, 2019, 10:18 AM IST
I need more time to improve as a Test bowler, says Kuldeep Yadav

I need more time to improve as a Test bowler, says Kuldeep Yadav

The 24-year-old left-arm wrist spinner scalped three wickets to leave Australia struggling for 236-6 in reply to India's first-inning score of 622-7 declared on the third day of the fourth Test.

Jan 05, 2019, 16:22 PM IST
West Indies' Shane Shillingford suspended over illegal bowling action

West Indies' Shane Shillingford suspended over illegal bowling action

An independent assessment revealed that Shillingford’s deliveries exceeded the 15 degrees level of tolerance permitted under playing regulations.

Jan 05, 2019, 08:11 AM IST
Richard Pybus appointed Windies interim head coach

Richard Pybus appointed Windies interim head coach

Richard Pybus had earlier also served at several high-level technical areas in South Africa, Bangladesh and Pakistan.

Jan 05, 2019, 07:23 AM IST
India complete 150 Test wins after triumph against Australia in Melbourne

India complete 150 Test wins after triumph against Australia in Melbourne

India had last emerged victorious at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) back in 1981, recording five defeats and two draws in 1985 and 2014 respectively. 

Dec 30, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
Shakib Al Hasan makes big gains in ICC T20I rankings

Shakib Al Hasan makes big gains in ICC T20I rankings

Shakib, the top-ranked all-rounder in Tests and second in ODIs, is now also ranked second in T20Is with a one-position gain in the latest rankings update after his Player of the Series effort.

Dec 24, 2018, 07:01 AM IST
Bangladesh, Windies fined for slow over-rates in second T20I

Bangladesh, Windies fined for slow over-rates in second T20I

The charges were levelled by on-field umpires Tanvir Ahmed and Gazi Sohail, third umpire Saikat Sharfuddoula, and fourth umpire Masudur Rahman

Dec 22, 2018, 10:56 AM IST
Mayank Agarwal called up for Test series against Australia: A look at his statistics

Mayank Agarwal called up for Test series against Australia: A look at his statistics

Agarwal holds the record of scoring the most runs in a domestic season across all formats of the game which he set during the 2017/18 season where he scored 2162 runs in 32 innings, averaging 67.56 runs per innings. 

Dec 17, 2018, 18:57 PM IST
Smriti Mandhana 'convinced' to play 'out of comfort zone' in WBBL

Smriti Mandhana 'convinced' to play 'out of comfort zone' in WBBL

Mandhana stated that she felt anxious about returning to the competition after a below-par performance in the second edition of the tournament where she scored just 89 runs in 10 innings before being affected by a season-ending ACL injury.

Dec 15, 2018, 15:04 PM IST
Evin Lewis back in Windies squad for Bangladesh T20I series

Evin Lewis back in Windies squad for Bangladesh T20I series

West Indies will travel to Bangladesh to play a three-match T20I series from December 17 to 22.

Dec 15, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Cricket in Caribbean will suffer till somebody does the right things: Former Windies opener Phil Simmons

Cricket in Caribbean will suffer till somebody does the right things: Former Windies opener Phil Simmons

On the West Indies team's struggles over the years and the crushing innings loss to Bangladesh in a Test recently, he said it was depressing.

Dec 13, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
Windies beat Bangladesh by 4 wickets following unbeaten 146 by Shai Hope

Windies beat Bangladesh by 4 wickets following unbeaten 146 by Shai Hope

Hope who opened the innings for the Windies, smashed an unbeaten 146 off 144 deliveries in a knock comprising of twelve boundaries and three sixes, after being handed a target of 256 by the hosts. 

Dec 11, 2018, 23:14 PM IST
Following captain Harmanpreet Kaur's support, Ramesh Powar re-applies for women's coach job

Following captain Harmanpreet Kaur's support, Ramesh Powar re-applies for women's coach job

Harmanpreet and Smriti have already said that they want Powar to continue while Mithali is against his return. 

Dec 11, 2018, 21:35 PM IST
Chris Gayle awarded $220k in damages for defamation

Chris Gayle awarded $220k in damages for defamation

A media report had previously alleged that Chirs Gayle had exposed himself to a masseuse during the 2015 World Cup.

Dec 03, 2018, 09:55 AM IST
Mushfiqur Rahim becomes second Bangladesh cricketer to reach 4,000 Test runs

Mushfiqur Rahim becomes second Bangladesh cricketer to reach 4,000 Test runs

Mushfiqur, who needed just eight runs to reach the milestone, played a backfoot shot off  West Indies legspinner Devendra Bishoo's delivery in the 65th over of the second Test to cross the 4,000 Test-run mark

Dec 01, 2018, 11:16 AM IST
England coach wants 'exemplary' Ben Stokes to avoid ban

England coach wants 'exemplary' Ben Stokes to avoid ban

Stokes and batsman Alex Hales face a disciplinary hearing early next month after the ECB had charged the pair with bringing the game into disrepute following the September 2017 incident in Bristol.

Nov 28, 2018, 10:50 AM IST
Bangladesh's Imrul Kayes ruled out of second Windies Test

Bangladesh's Imrul Kayes ruled out of second Windies Test

Imrul Kayes' omission might come as a huge blow for Bangladesh who are already missing the services of batsman Tamim Iqbal due to a side strain. 

Nov 28, 2018, 10:37 AM IST
ICC congratulates West Indies on successful hosting of Women's World T20

ICC congratulates West Indies on successful hosting of Women's World T20

The 2018 Women's World T20 ended with Australia thrashing England by eight wickets and lifting their fourth title in Antigua.

Nov 25, 2018, 18:22 PM IST
Shannon Gabriel suspended for breaching ICC code of conduct

Shannon Gabriel suspended for breaching ICC code of conduct

West Indies pacer Shannon Gabriel has been suspended for the second Test of the two-match series against Bangladesh for breaching International Cricket Council (ICC) code of conduct during the opening day’s play of the first match in Chittagong on Thursday. 

Nov 23, 2018, 18:28 PM IST