Sammy to debut in the Australian Big Bash

Tue, Jul 22, '14


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TASMANIA—West Indies T20 captain Darren Sammy is to make his debut in Australia’s Big Bash League (BBL) this summer after signing with the Hobart Hurricanes.
“With players like George Bailey, Alex Hales and Ben Dunk, there is a lot of exciting talent in the team already,” Sammy said.

“I am really looking forward to coming to Tasmania and taking part in the Big Bash League”
Sammy is expected to represent Hobart in the first six matches of the tournament before joining West Indies for their training camp ahead of the 2015 World Cup.

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CPL roundup

Mon, Jul 21, '14


Caribbean Premier League

Steel display mettle

The Red Steel overseas stars Kevin O’Brien and Ross Taylor made light work of the Antigua Hawksbills’ bowling attack in their clash yesterday in the Limacol Caribbean Premier League at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua.


Walton and Voges shine as Tallawahs stop Amazon Warriors

IT ALL started right for the Guyana Amazon Warriors, whose skipper Denesh Ramdin called right at the toss for the fourth successive match and asked the defending champions Jamaica Tallawahs to take first strike in hazy conditions and on a slow track at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence yesterday afternoon.

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CPL roundup

Sun, Jul 20, '14


Caribbean Premier League

Pollard’s Tridents get first win in CPL

Marlon Samuels stroked a classy half-century but was outshone by an equally fine one from Shoaib Malik, as Kieron Pollard’s Barbados Tridents beat Antigua Hawksbills by five wickets to post their first win in the new Caribbean Premier League campaign.

  Santokie and Guptil power Amazon Warriors to win number 3    
Well played Martin! Guyana Amazon Warriors opener Martin Guptil about to salute the crowd after reaching his 50 (Adrian Narine photos)
Santokie and Guptil power Amazon Warriors to win number 3

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CPL roundup

Fri, Jul 18, '14


Caribbean Premier League

Tallawahs vs Hawksbills

A fired-up Jamaica Tallawahs continued their winning start to the defence of their Caribbean Premier League crown, when they crushed Antigua Hawksbills by eight wickets yesterday.

Asked to bowl first, the Chris Gayle-led Tallawahs bundled out the hosts for a paltry 96 off 18.3 overs, and then cantered to their target off 14.3 overs at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground.

Red Steel vs Amazon Warriors

INSPIRED by the bowling of the mysterious Sunil Narine, host Guyana Amazon Warriors defeated Red Steel by 11 runs in a Super Over contest, when the two sides met in the fifth match of this year’s Limacol Caribbean Premier League at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence last night.After seeing fast bowler Ronsford Beaton claim 2 for 15 backed by Narine’s 2 for 23, which rocked the Red Steel and reduced them to 118 for 8 off their 20 overs, the home team on the back of Man-of-the-Match Christopher Barnwell’s aggressive 37 and 32 from Lendl Simmons, finished on 118 for 9 off their 20 overs.

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Windies v Bangladesh Series to be sponsored by Dhaka Bank

Thu, Jul 17, '14


Windies v Bangladesh

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board today announced that it has signed a deal with Total Sports Marketing (TSM) for title sponsorship for the forthcoming West Indies versus Bangladesh Series. The official name of the series will be the Dhaka Bank Cup 2014 West Indies vs Bangladesh Series.

The Dhaka Bank Cup 2014 will consist of two Tests, three One Day Internationals and one Twenty20 International. The series will be played in Grenada, St Kitts, St Vincent and St Lucia.

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