Buttler serves up series success for England against Australia

Monday, January, 22 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — A scintillating century from Jos Buttler brought England a 16-run win and a o ne- d ay i nternational series victory against Australia in Sydney... Read More

Bob, Viv and smoking in the boys room

BY HOWARD CAMPBELL Observer senior writer | Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Bob Marley would have turned 73 in February. The Jamaica Observer 's Entertainment Desk will present a series of offbeat stories on his legacy. Today, we present a teaser.  Read More

Athanaze, Yadram lay waste to Kenya

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

LINCOLN, New Zealand (CMC) — Alick Athanaze lashed an unbeaten hundred and off-spinner Bhaskar Yadram claimed a five-wicket haul, as West Indies Under-19s overcame a slight hiccup to easily dispose of Kenya Under-19s by 222 runs and notch their first win of the ICC Youth World Cup... Read More

Taylor in forefront as Thunder remain top with win

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

WAGGA WAGGA, Australia (CMC) — Stafanie Taylor's all-round efforts were pivotal as leaders Sydney Thunder remained top of the Women's Big Bash League table with a crucial 37-run defeat over Adelaide Strikers here yesterday. Read More

Scorpions under pressure as Pride batsmen tighten grip

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Chadwick Walton stroked his 20th first class half-century to steady Jamaica Scorpions but opener Shayne Moseley gathered his second of the match, as Barbados Pride tightened their grip during their final-round encounter in the Regional Four-Day... Read More

Scorpions on the backfoot as Pride pacers strike

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Barbados Pride pace quartet of Chemar Holder, Keon Harding, Justin Greaves and Dominic Drakes brought to life a pedestrian day with hostile bowling in the final hour to put Jamaica Scorpions on the backfoot, in the Regional Four-Day championship... Read More

MCC backs Young Windies, Stewart in appeal controversy

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Under-fire West Indies Under-19s and their embattled captain Emmanuel Stewart have found backing from the historic Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in the controversial 'obstructing the field' dismissal of South African opener... Read More

Red Force feel full might of Jaguars batting

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Promising teenaged all-rounder Sherfane Rutherford narrowly missed out on a maiden first class century, while Test star Raymon Reifer was closing in on three figures as Trinidad and Tobago Red Force felt the full might of Guyana Jaguars' batting prowess... Read More

Bangladesh thrash Sri Lanka for biggest one day win

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AFP) — Tamim Iqbal smashed 84 as Bangladesh hit 320 and then inflicted further misery on Sri Lanka to claim their biggest win in o ne- d ay cricket yesterday. Read More

Brathwaite among wickets as Sixers win third-straight

Friday, January, 19 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (CMC) — Sydney Sixers were winless in six outings before the arrival of West Indies Twenty20 star, Carlos Brathwaite. Read More

Windies skipper Stewart regrets controversial

Thursday, January, 18 2018    

MOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand (CMC) — West Indies Under-19 Captain Emmanuel Stewart says he regrets the appeal which led to the controversial dismissal of South African opener Jiveshan Pillay during yesterday's ICC Youth World Cup fixture here. Read More

Gayle headlines Windies stars in auction

Thursday, January, 18 2018    

NEW DELHI, India (CMC) — Superstar Chris Gayle headlines several top-tier West Indies players who will join over 1,000 players in the highly anticipated Indian Premier League (IPL) auction scheduled for month end. Read More


Thursday, January, 18 2018    

MOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand (CMC) — West Indies Under-19s' title defence ended in shambles with a heavy 76-run defeat to South Africa Under-19, but controvery accompanied their disappointing exit from the ICC Youth World Cup here Wednesday. Read More


Thursday, January, 18 2018    

Wicketkeeper Wandile Makwetu (left) of South Africa celebrates the wicket of Bhaskar Yadram of West Indies during the ICC Youth World Cup at Bay Oval in New Zealand yesterday. South Africa defeated the West Indies Under-19 by 76 runs. (Photo: ICC Media) Read More

Windies to tangle with dangerous Irish in World Cup qualifiers

Tuesday, January, 16 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies will go head to head with nemeses Ireland in their quest to reach the ICC 2019 Cricket World Cup, after being installed in Group A of the World Cup qualifiers in Zimbabwe starting in March. Read More


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