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Unbeaten Windies crush Nigeria to book quarter-final spot

KIMBERLEY, South Africa (CMC) — Captain Kimani Melius and Matthew Patrick struck half-centuries as West Indies crushed hapless Nigeria by 246 runs to storm into the quarter-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup with an unbeaten record here Thursday. Read More

Smith wrecks Red Force to give Jaguars advantage
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Rookie fast bowler Nial Smith snatched his second five-wicket haul in three outings to trigger a sensational Trinidad and Tobago Red Force collapse, as champions Guyana Jaguars took a firm hold of their third-round encounter here...... Read More

Pride still in command against Scorpions
BARBADOS Pride stayed in command of the third-round regional four-day cricket match against Jamaica Scorpions despite losing two crucial wickets in late afternoon at Sabina Park.... Read More

Politics will not dictate venues, says Grave
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) chief executive, Johnny Grave, believes territorial politics should have no bearing on the regional governing body's allocation of international matches.... Read More

Holder's spell leaves Scorpions wobbly on day one

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, January, 24 2020    

YOUNG fast bowler Chemar Holder unleashed a fiery late afternoon spell to leave Jamaica Scorpions floundering on 53-6 in response to Barbados Pride's 219 on the opening day of the regional four-day cricket match at Sabina Park in Kingston. Read More

Unbeaten Windies crush Nigeria to book quarter-final spot at U-19 World Cup

Friday, January, 24 2020    

KIMBERLEY, South Africa (CMC) — Captain Kimani Melius and Matthew Patrick struck half-centuries as West Indies crushed hapless Nigeria by 246 runs to storm into the quarter-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup with an unbeaten record here yesterday. Read More

Lakmal sets up Sri Lanka win in first Test against Zimbabwe

Friday, January, 24 2020    

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AFP) — Suranga Lakmal took four for 27 to set up Sri Lanka for a 10-wicket win over Zimbabwe in the first Test in Harare yesterday. Read More

Campbell, Bonner proud of match-saving efforts against Volcanoes

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

JAMAICA Scorpions batsmen John Campbell and Nkrumah Bonner enter today's start of the regional four-day cricket match against Barbados Pride exuding confidence after registering hundreds in their last outing. Read More

Scorpions search for first win against Pride

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, January, 23 2020    

JAMAICA Scorpions will be gunning for their first win of the regional four-day cricket season when they entertain Barbados Pride in the third-round contest at Sabina Park in Kingston, starting today.First ball is scheduled to be bowled at 10:00 am. Read More

Dottin returns for T20 World Cup

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Fit-again all-rounder Deandra Dottin is poised to play her first international in 12 months after being recalled to the Caribbean side for next month's Women's Twenty20 World Cup in Australia. Read More

Bangladesh appoint Gibson as new pace bowling coach

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

Dhaka , Bangladesh (AFP) — Bangladesh have appointed Ottis Gibson as their new pace bowling coach, replacing South African Charl Langeveldt who resigned in December. Read More

King, Powell named in Scorpions squad

Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

West Indies players Brandon King and Rovman Powell have been included in the Jamaica Scorpions squad for the regional four-day match against Barbados Pride. Read More

Windies hand over autographed bat for charity fund-raiser

Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — West Indies have made a special donation to the Paediatrics Assistance League of St Kitts & Nevis (PALS), a long-standing charity which oversees the well-being of children on the island here. Read More

Windies set to tour Sri Lanka for white-ball series

Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (CMC) — West Indies will clash with Sri Lanka in a white-ball series for the first time in nearly 4 years when they arrive here next month for five limited overs matches. Read More

Tendulkar, Walsh to coach Aussie bush fire relief match

Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

Sydney, Australia (AFP) — Cricket legends Sachin Tendulkar and Courtney Walsh will coach star-studded teams in a charity match to raise funds for victims of Australia's bush fires, organisers said yesterday. Read More



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