Rebel West Indian cricketer Chris Gayle’s hopes of making it to the Test squad for the three-match series against India went up in smoke after a stormy meeting with WICB. Read more...(123 words, 1 image, estimated 30 secs reading time)
Lance Gibbs is astonishingly fit and agile at 76. His eyes reveal his intensity, his sense of humour reflects his spirit.
The tall Gibbs posed severe tests of temperament and skill to the batsmen with his turn, bounce and that precious ability to use the crease. Read more...(107 words, 1 image, estimated 26 secs reading time)
Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has said he is keen to move up the batting order and will work towards convincing the team management about his promotion in the national side. Read more...(120 words, 1 image, estimated 29 secs reading time)
After Chris Gayle, veteran West Indies batsman Shivnaraine Chanderpaul is gearing up for another showdown with the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) following his comments in an interview that the board tried to force him to retire. Read more...(69 words, 1 image, estimated 17 secs reading time)
The controversial Umpire Decision Review System will not be in place in the forthcoming series between India and the West Indies after the BCCI has convinced its Caribbean counterparts against the use of technology during the entire tour. Read more...(92 words, 1 image, estimated 22 secs reading time)
Chris Gayle remains out of favour with the West Indies Cricket board (WICB) after his controversial radio interview last month and has not been included in the squad for the Twenty20 game and the first two ODIs against India. Despite Gayle finishing as the leading run-getter in the IPL, the board has said it will not consider him for selection until it meets with him. Read more...(102 words, 1 image, estimated 24 secs reading time)
Gautam Gambhir appointed Indian captain for ODI series vs West Indies.
Indian ODI team for WI: Gautam Gambhir (Capt), Suresh Raina (V Capt), Parthiv Patel (Wk), Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, S Badrinath, Rohit Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, R Ashwin, Praveen Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Munaf Patel, Vinay Kumar, Yusuf Pathan, Amit Mishra, Wriddhiman Saha
Shivnarine Chanderpaul has been confirmed as part of West Indies’ squad for the first Test against Pakistan, starting in Guyana on Thursday. The 13-man group also includes the legspinner Devendra Bishoo, who is expected to make his Test debut, along with the fast bowler Fidel Edwards, who hasn’t played for his country in two years due to a serious back injury. Read more...(186 words, 1 image, estimated 45 secs reading time)