ST JOHN'S, Antigua and Barbuda (AFP) — Chris Gayle, the self-styled 'Universe Boss', heads to the Twenty20 (T20) World Cup determined to prove that he remains a headline act rather than an ageing crowd-puller living off his reputation.
Chase eyes anchor role in Windies powerful batting line-up
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Roston Chase said he was ready to play the anchor role in the swashbuckling West Indies batting order during the ICC Men's Twenty20 (T20) World Cup, starting this Sunday in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman.
England 'stronger' after Windies crushed 2016 dream, says Jordan
LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Chris Jordan says England's 2016 World Twenty20 (T20) final heartbreak against the West Indies made them a stronger team as Eoin Morgan's side seek redemption in this year's tournament.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates CMC — West Indies Vice-Captain Nicholas Pooran brushed off concerns about his patchy form and remained confident of playing a major role in the team's success during the ICC Men's Twenty20 World Cup, which opens on Sunday in the United Arab Emirates...More
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — Injured West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell is recovering well and is “close enough to fitness”, Head Coach Phil Simmons said yesterday, indicating he is not concerned about the star player's readiness for the upcoming ICC Men's...More
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Sunil Narine scored with bat and ball to help Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore yesterday, ending Virat Kohli's hopes of an Indian Premier League (IPL) title as captain.More
ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Legendary West Indies batsman and former Captain Sir Viv Richards says he is puzzled about all-rounder Jason Holder's exclusion from the 15-member Twenty20 (T20) World Cup squad.Holder is instead named among the reserves.More
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — Shimron Hetmyer's cameo proved insufficient as Dwayne Bravo's Chennai Super Kings defeated Delhi Capitals by four wickets on Sunday to storm into the final of the Indian Premier League final.More
KARACHI, Pakistan (AFP) — Former skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed makes a surprise return in three changes to Pakistan's World Cup squad, selectors said yesterday.More
LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Ben Stokes has retained his England central contract despite taking an indefinite break to focus on his mental well-being, with cricket chiefs set to give the green light to the Ashes tour at a meeting on yesterday.More
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — Veteran West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo failed to conjure up anything special with which to crown his birthday celebrations as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) ended their preliminary phase of the Indian Premier League with a six-wicket defeat to...More
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — Trinidadian Joel Wilson will be the only West Indian member of the panel of 16 umpires and four match referees that will oversee matches in the International Cricket Counsil (ICC) Men's Twenty20 World Cup from October 17 to November 14 in the...More