Posts Tagged West-Indies

Chanderpaul’s son follows in his footsteps

July 6, 2011 | Cricket, General | | No Comments

Chanderpaul's son follows in his footstepsAs Shivnarine Chanderpaul faces the Indians in the final Test here, his elder son Taignarine Chanderpaul will battle it out for Guyana in the West Indies under-15 tournament.

Guyana will take on Leeward Islands starting on Wednesday and Taignarine will have a chance to show his skills as a batsman.

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Chris Gayle all but out of India Tests

June 16, 2011 | Cricket, General | | No Comments

Chris Gayle all but out of India TestsRebel 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.

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“Doosra is not Bowling” Said Lance Gibbs.

June 7, 2011 | Cricket, General | | No Comments

"Doosra is not Bowling" Said Lance Gibbs.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.

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I want to bat at No. 4 – Umar Akmal

June 4, 2011 | Cricket, General, Pak tour to WI | | No Comments

I want to bat at No. 4 - Umar AkmalPakistan 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.

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Now Chanderpaul hauled up by WI board

June 3, 2011 | Cricket, General | | No Comments

Now Chanderpaul hauled up by WI boardAfter 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.

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No UDRS during India-WI series

June 2, 2011 | Cricket, General | | No Comments

UDRSThe 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.

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Gayle left out of squad to face India

May 30, 2011 | Cricket, General | | 1 Comment

GayleChris 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.

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Saeed Ajmal 10 wickets against West Indies

May 21, 2011 | Cricket, Pak tour to WI | | No Comments

Saeed Ajmal unplayable taking 10 wickets against West Indies. Great Doosras and a blend of variety bowling.

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Ghambir appointed Indian captain for ODI

May 13, 2011 | Cricket, General | | No Comments

Gautam Gambhir appointed Indian captain for ODI series vs West IndiesGautam 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

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Chanderpaul, Edwards in Test squad

May 10, 2011 | Cricket, Pak tour to WI | | No Comments

Shivnarine Chanderpaul has been confirmed as Chanderpaul, Edwards in Test squad 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.

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