Caribbean Premier League

Windies captain, coach back Russell to perform

West Indies captain Darren Sammy and coach Ottis Gibson have backed Andre Russell to excel in his new role as the Jamaican all-rounder struggles to fill the slot made vacant by injured Kieron Pollard.

Mar 16, 2014, 18:44 PM IST

Azhar Mahmood says Pak has `good, bright` chances of winning World T20

Former Pakistani cricketer Azhar Mahmood has rated Pakistan`s chances highly for winning the World Twenty20 tournament, dismissing critics` writing off the team as a no-show in the mega event.

Mar 16, 2014, 13:31 PM IST

Malik rubbishes disciplinary issue theory for his return home

Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik and senior player Abdul Razzaq have dismissed rumors that they were sent back home from South Africa because of disciplinary issues.

Nov 22, 2013, 23:50 PM IST

Five CPL stars confirmed for single-wicket contest

At least five of the region’s leading all-rounders have confirmed their participation in the Caribbean Single-Wicket Tournament carded for Trinidad around the middle of October.

Sep 25, 2013, 17:08 PM IST

Umar Akmal declared fit

Pakistani batsman Umar Akmal has reportedly been declared fit to play after undergoing medical tests following a mysterious seizure last month during the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

Sep 07, 2013, 11:21 AM IST

Gayle, Best, Cotterrell in CPL’s most electrifying moments

Fast bowlers Sheldon Cotterrell and Tino Best and opener Chris Gayle have been singled out for producing some of the most electrifying moments in the recent Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

Sep 05, 2013, 14:24 PM IST

Findlay concerned about CPL’s contribution

Former West Indies cricket player Michael Findlay is concerned about the contribution of the Caribbean Premier League (LCPL) to the development of the sport in the region.

Sep 01, 2013, 16:21 PM IST

Hectic schedule leaves Gayle mentally fatigued

West Indies opener Chris Gayle says he is mentally fatigued as a result of a hectic playing schedule and is eagerly anticipating a three-month break from cricket.

Aug 30, 2013, 15:49 PM IST

Gibson wants IPL-type pitches for CPL

West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson says he wants to see pitches for the future editions of the Limacol Caribbean Premier League (LCPL) similar to those in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Aug 28, 2013, 17:40 PM IST

Umar Akmal examined by neurologist

Pakistan`s wicketkeeper-batsman Umar Akmal has been examined by a neurologist in Lahore as the Pakistan Cricket Board sought to unravel the mystery behind the player`s reported illness in the West Indies where he was a part of the Caribbean Premier League.

Aug 23, 2013, 10:35 AM IST

Pakistan T20 captain Mohammad Hafeez game for CPL return

Pakistan Twenty20 International captain Mohammad Hafeez says he would love to return for next year’s Caribbean Premier League (CPL) as long as his international schedule allows it.

Aug 21, 2013, 13:14 PM IST

PCB asks Umar to undergo fresh MRI scan

The Pakistan Cricket Board has ordered a fresh MRI scan on young batsman Umar Akmal who claimed to be fit after returning home early from the Caribbean Premier League.

Aug 21, 2013, 10:32 AM IST

Pakistan’s Umar Akmal to undergo medical tests on return from Caribbean

Umar Akmal will undergo medical examination arranged by the PCB after he reportedly suffered from an epilepsy seizure during his stint at the Caribbean Premier League.

Aug 19, 2013, 10:14 AM IST

CPL: Warriors pull off last ball win

Mohammad Hafeez produced some scintillating strokeplay to steer Guyana Amazon Warriors to a nail-biting five-wicket win off the last ball against the Antigua Hawksbills.

Aug 18, 2013, 16:36 PM IST

Keiron Pollard calm like MS Dhoni: Desmond Haynes

Kieron Pollard’s astute captaincy of the Barbados Tridents has come in for high praise from head coach Desmond Haynes.

Aug 12, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

T20: Guyana get better of T&T

Debutant teenager Nicolas Pooran stunned the Guyanese Amazon Warriors but Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel fell short by 19 runs in their Caribbean Premier League encounter at the Providence Stadium on Wednesday.

Aug 01, 2013, 15:22 PM IST

Shahid Afridi turn down CPL proposal after reduction in offer price

Pakistan`s Shahid Afridi has turned down a USD 50,000 offer to play in the inaugural Caribbean Premier League.

Jul 28, 2013, 17:09 PM IST

Afridi`s form lands him contract in CPL

Shahid Afridi`s return to form has made him a popular choice for T20 cricket once again with the St Lucia team in the upcoming Caribbean Premier League (CPL) offering a late contract to flamboyant Pakistan allrounder.

Jul 25, 2013, 20:16 PM IST

Vernon Philander to silence critics

Proteas seam and swing bowler Vernon Philander is determined to show that he is more than just an outstanding Test match bowler during the upcoming Limacol Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

Jul 25, 2013, 14:15 PM IST

Vernon Philander wants to establish himself in one-dayers

Swing bowler Vernon Philander says he intends to use the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) T20 League to force his way into the South African team for the shortest form of the game.

Jul 24, 2013, 14:56 PM IST