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Time called on `unofficial Test matches’ on the beach – Elroy Stephney reminisces

Time called on `unofficial Test matches’ on the beach – Elroy Stephney reminiscesFormer Essequibo cricketer Elroy Stephney.NOTHING was more pleasurable to me than spending hours of enthralling rivalry on the ragged Henrietta Beach on the Essequibo Coast.The primitively constructed waterfront was laid out with a vast expanse of solid brown sand, str
  Devon SmithUnbeaten centuries from Devon Smith and Kavem Hodge helped the Windward Islands Volcanoes bat their way out of an outright loss against the Guyana Jaguars on Sunday’s final day of their West Indies Championship game at St George’s Park.Scores in the match, the Volcanoes, 318 and 273-1, the Jaguars, 426.The Volcanoes began the day
FLORENCE HALL, Jamaica, (CMC) – Terrance Warde struck an important unbeaten half-century to prop up Leeward Islands Hurricanes and frustrate Jamaica Scorpions on the opening day of their fifth round clash here Thursday.With his side tottering on 146 for seven, Warde carved out 53 to follow up opener Montcin Hodge’s 52, as the visitors closed on 215
Andre Russell Image Credit: AFP Dubai: West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell, who is considered one of the finest Twenty20 cricketer in the world revealed that he wanted to look sexy for girls and is today paying the price for ignoring the pain in his knee.Russell, who was here as an invitee by Zurich Middle East for their Cricket Sixes tourna
DROPPED!Shimron Hetmyer has been left out of West Indies' squad (Getty Images)– Hetmyer dropped from Windies tour of Sri Lanka (ESPNCRICINFO) – SHIMRON Hetmyer and Evin Lewis have been left out of West Indies’ ODI squad for their upcoming tour of Sri Lanka after failing fitness tests.Lewis was the leading run-scorer in the side’s ser
 Veerasammy Permaul poses with his trophy presented by the GCB for taking 500 1st class wickets–Permaul voted match MVP, bowlers instrumental in 3rd round winBy Clifton RossTHE Guyana Jaguars got back to their winning ways after inflicting a 219-run win over the Trinidad Red Force, wrapping up a commanding display at home as round 3 ended yest
 Bonner scores maiden ton as Scorpions pull off escape against the Volcanoes at Sabina
Evin Lewis plays a sweep AFPWEST Indies wrapped up a 3-0 series whitewash of Ireland, led to their target by another ruthless display of batting from Evin Lewis, to confirm the strides made under Phil Simmons’ guidance in his second spell as coach.This was West Indies’ second 3-0 win in a matter of months, victory over Afghanistan by the same score
  Hetmyer, Pooran and Hope.Prime minister of Grenada and outspoken CARICOM official Dr Keith Mitchell believes the use of promising Windies talents over multiple formats could prove a hindrance in their future development.Currently, the likes of Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, and Shai Hope, who lead a group of the next generation of talente
West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder.Cricket West Indies has instituted a mandatory rest period for Test captain Jason Holder in what seems to be a calculated bid to avoid overuse injuries or player burnout.Holder, who was a part of the team’s recent tour of India, will be rested for both the three-match ODI and Twenty20 series against Ireland.&nbs
 Brain Lara's cover drive made fans crave for more, he was flamboyance personifiedHis cover drive through the off side made fans crave for more, his high backlift deluded bowlers into believing that they could slip one through his defense, only for him to whip them past midwicket or square leg for four.He was the lone bright spark in the other

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For many years the West Indies team ruled the cricket world, playing undefeated in a Test series for over 15 years. Recently the West Indies team has suffered several losses but with the emergence of new high-calibre players the future for the West Indies cricket team looks very good!

West Indians are passionate about their cricket, quick to cheer when the team performs well but also quick to criticize a poor performance. Thousands of West Indians always turn out to watch their team play .... and hopefully win!

Cricket is seen as a unifying force in the West Indies, bringing together players (and supporters) from across the region. This gentleman's game has brought considerable exposure to the islands of the Caribbean, with the West Indian cricketers being remembered not only for their incredible talent and skills but also for their deportment and sense of fair play.

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