Cricket

Suspended Shakib vows to come back stronger

Wednesday, October, 30 2019    

Dhaka , Bangladesh (AFP) — Suspended Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan yesterday pleaded for support from the cricketing fraternity and expressed his determination to return after he completes his ban. Read More

Bangladesh captain Shakib banned for two years for graft — ICC

Wednesday, October, 30 2019    

Dhaka, Bangladesh (AFP) — Bangladesh Captain and star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan was banned yesterday from all cricket for two years, with one year suspended, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said. Read More

Titans' head coach hails players, support staff for continued dominance of JCA competitions

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, October, 29 2019    

CENTRAL Titans Head Coach Milton Thomas praised the technical staff and players after his team continued its dominance of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) franchise-based competitions. Read More

Sir Viv says long-term planning by CWI now key to revival

Tuesday, October, 29 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Sir Vivian Richards says West Indies cricket has reached a “crossroads” and believes strategic, long-term planning by the Ricky Skerritt-led administration will be paramount if the sport is to rebound in the region. Read More

Starc pulls out of Sri Lanka T20 for brother's wedding

Tuesday, October, 29 2019    

ADELAIDE, Australia (AFP) — Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc has decided his brother's wedding is more important than a game of cricket, pulling out of the second Twenty20 against Sri Lanka to witness him tie the knot. Read More

Corruption claim deepens Bangladesh cricket crisis after strike

Tuesday, October, 29 2019    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AFP) — A former Bangladesh cricket chief said yesterday that match fixing was widespread in the country, deepening a crisis sparked by a strike by top players over wages. Read More

Invaluable experience for us says Bermuda's captain

Tuesday, October, 29 2019    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — Bermuda captain Rodney Trott says despite losing all six of the matches in the ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier, the experience had been invaluable for the team going forward. Read More

Titans sweep Warriors to lift JCA Super League trophy

Sunday, October, 27 2019    

FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny — Central Titans swept aside Western Warriors by nine wickets in yesterday's Jamaica Cricket Association 50-over Super League cricket final to grab a second-straight hold on the title. Read More

Matthews left out but uncapped duo named to face India

Sunday, October, 27 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Leading opener Hayley Matthews has been left out of a 14-member West Indies squad to face touring India Women in the first two One-Day Internationals (ODIs) of the three-match series which bowls off here next Friday. Read More

US bidding to repair confidence at Regional Super50

Sunday, October, 27 2019    

COLORADO SPRINGS, United States (CMC) — United States plan to use the upcoming Regional Super50 to further repair damaged confidence, following the disappointment of missing out on advancing to the Dubai qualifier for next year's T20 World Cup. Read More

Skerritt anxious to hear Wehby task force recommendations

Saturday, October, 26 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Ricky Skerritt said he is shortly looking forward to reviewing the recommendations of the Task Force on Corporate Governance Reform. Read More

Warriors, Titans clash for Super League Championship crown

Saturday, October, 26 2019    

Western Warriors and Central Titans will clash in the final of the 2019 JCA Super League 50-over Championship at the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium today.Action is expected to get underway at 9:30 am. Read More

Taylor returns to face India after short Big Bash stint

Saturday, October, 26 2019    

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) – West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor has returned from Australia where she made a significant impact for her new team Adelaide Strikers in her short stint in the Women's Big Bash. Read More

Windsor Park returns as international venue in busy 2020 home schedule

Saturday, October, 26 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) – Windsor Park is set to return as a venue for West Indies' home schedule next year when it hosts two limited overs fixtures on the New Zealand tour, as the region braces for a heavy itinerary which will also see tours by South Africa and minnows... Read More

Pride hoping to ride Tridents wave to success

Saturday, October, 26 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Barbados Pride are hoping to use some of the momentum from Barbados Tridents' Caribbean Premier League (CPL) success to propel them in next month's Regional Super50. Read More



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