Cricket

Windies Women concede series to extend two-year winless streak

Thursday, November, 7 2019    

NORTH SOUND, Antigua (CMC) — Not even the return of all-rounder Hayley Matthews and another half-century from captain Stafanie Taylor could spark West Indies Women as they suffered a six-wicket thrashing in the final One-Day International against India here yesterday to concede the... Read More

New captain Pollard thrilled with clinical performance

Thursday, November, 7 2019    

LUCKNOW, India (CMC) – West Indies Kieron Pollard has praised the professional performance by his side after they trounced Afghanistan by seven wickets in the opening One-Day International here yesterday. Read More

Legend Lloyd recalls 'extra-special cricketer' Marshall

Wednesday, November, 6 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Legendary West Indies c aptain Clive Lloyd has recalled one of the “greatest and most courageous acts” he ever witnessed during his playing career, in paying tribute to ace fast bowler Malcolm Marshall on... Read More

Scorpions duo ready to fire in Regional Super50

Tuesday, November, 5 2019    

TWO players who did not feature for Jamaica Scorpions last season are ready to fire, after being included in the squad for the Regional Super50 tournament. Read More

Afghan humiliation

Tuesday, November, 5 2019    

LUCKNOW, India (CMC) — West Indies were dealt a heavy blow in their build-up to Wednesday's opening One-Day International when they slumped to a shock four-wicket defeat to an Afghanistan XI, in a one-day warm-up match here yesterday. Read More

Consistency is key, says Scorpions coach

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, November, 4 2019    

ANDRE Coley, the Jamaica Scorpions head coach, says consistency will be key as the team hunts a first regional 50-over title in over a decade. Read More

Renford Pinnock remembered as stalwart of Jamaican cricket

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, November, 3 2019    

FORMER Jamaica wicketkeeper/batsman Renford “Pinnie” Pinnock, who died on Friday at age 82, was regarded as an outstanding cricketing figure and influencer in a number of capacities. Read More

Legend Walsh hopes familiarity breeds success for Windies Women

Sunday, November, 3 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) – Fast-bowling icon Courtney Walsh believes his previous association with West Indies Women will help foster success in his new role as assistant coach. Read More

Windies win last-ball thriller to take series lead

Sunday, November, 3 2019    

NORTH SOUND, Antigua (CMC) – West Indies Women survived a massive umpiring blunder in a tense final over to pull off a dramatic one-run victory off the last ball, in the opening One-Day International (ODI) against India Women under lights here late Friday. Read More

Jamaica Scorpions fancy chance of glory in Super50

Saturday, November, 2 2019    

Jamaica Scorpions Vice-captain Derval Green says the team has a fighting chance of winning the Regional Super50 cricket tournament. Read More

No backing down from Marooners despite weakened squad

Saturday, November, 2 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Title-holders Combined Campuses and Colleges Marooners will be missing the bulk of their championship-winning squad but have no intention of simply rolling over, when they launch the defence of their Regional Super50 crown next... Read More

Star-studded Day's Mountain, Jacks River clash in Boscobel T20

Saturday, November, 2 2019    

The 2019 St Mary Boscobel Premier League (BPL) T20 Competition bowls off its sixth year with a titanic clash today, as Day's Mountain Strivers clash with Jacks River Razors at Boscobel Oval, starting at 1:00 pm. Read More

Afghan skipper confident in white-ball game in Windies Test

Saturday, November, 2 2019    

LUCKNOW, India (CMC) — Afghanistan Captain Rashid Khan has called for patience and maturity from his side when they face West Indies in a one-off Test here at month-end, but says he is a lot less concerned about their ability to compete in the preceding white-ball... Read More

Warner leads Australia to T20 clean-sweep over Sri Lanka

Saturday, November, 2 2019    

MELBOURNE, Australia (AFP) — Australia cruised past Sri Lanka to clean-sweep their three-match Twenty20 series yesterday, with an in-form David Warner grinding out a third-successive half-century in the seven wicket win. Read More

Afghanistan can upset anyone, warns Simmons

Saturday, November, 2 2019    

LUCKNOW, India (CMC) — Newly appointed West Indies Head Coach Phil Simmons has warned his charges of the threat posed by his former side Afghanistan, and says execution and consistency will be crucial to success in the upcoming series. Read More



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