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West Indies pound nine-man Australia team in T20 World Cup warm-up

West Indies pound nine-man Australia team in T20 World Cup warm-up

Blistering half-centuries from Nicholas Pooran and Rovman Powell helped West Indies make a statement ahead of the T20 World Cup 2024 as they hammered an undermanned Australia in their final warm-up game in Trinidad. Australia fielded a team with just nine players and coaches for sub fielders again, as they did two days ago against...

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Hayden Walsh set for T20 Blast debut in England

Hayden Walsh set for T20 Blast debut in England

Worcestershire Rapids have signed West Indies leg-spinner Hayden Walsh for their upcoming T20 Blast campaign. The 32-year-old is a replacement for Pakistan spinner Usama Mir, who was unable to obtain the right paperwork for a planned stint at New Road. Walsh has played 39 T20 internationals for West Indies and 23 ODIs and is a...

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West Indies climb to fourth in T20I rankings

West Indies climb to fourth in T20I rankings

A thumping 3-0 T20 International series sweep over South Africa propelled West Indies up the ICC Men’s T20I Team Rankings into fourth place, ahead of the much-anticipated T20 World Cup. Despite missing a few big faces, West Indies managed to sweep the series, and that along with the rise in rankings should provide a significant...

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West Indies whitewash South Africa 3-0 in T20I series

West Indies whitewash South Africa 3-0 in T20I series

Their bowlers set it up, a nd their batting, led by a Player-of-the-Match innings from Johnson Charles, formalised an eight-wicket win yesterday in Jamaica as hosts West Indies swept South Africa in a Twenty20 International series for the first time. The 35-year-old St. Lucian opener cracked nine fours and five sixes in the top score...

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McCoy replaces injured Holder in WI T20 World Cup squad

McCoy replaces injured Holder in WI T20 World Cup squad

Cricket West Indies (CWI) today announces a key update to the West Indies squad for the upcoming ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. Jason Holder has been ruled out of the tournament due to an injury and left-arm fast bowler Obed McCoy has been named as his replacement. While Jason Holder’s absence is notable, CWI is...

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West Indies seal T20I series against South Africa

West Indies seal T20I series against South Africa

All-rounder Roston Chase blasted a career-best, unbeaten fifty in a Man-of-the-Match effort, and left-arm spinner Gudakesh Motie followed up with a box-office spell as the West Indies held their nerve superbly to trounce South Africa by 16 runs and seal the three-match series yesterday. Opting to bat first in the second Twenty20 International at Sabina...

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USA eying upsets at T20 World Cup after beating Bangladesh in T20 series

USA eying upsets at T20 World Cup after beating Bangladesh in T20 series

Fast bowler Ali Khan has said that USA winning the T20I series against Bangladesh was “no fluke”, adding that his side were confident of causing upsets at the T20 World Cup as well. “We [USA] are hungry, and are going to try to eat whoever comes in our way,” Khan said. “This is a time...

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King and Motie set up opening win for Windies against Proteas

King and Motie set up opening win for Windies against Proteas

ICC Men’s Twenty20 World Cup co-hosts West Indies drew first blood in their warm-up series against South Africa with a 28-run win on Thursday in Jamaica after Player-of-the-Match batting from their interim captain Brandon King and steady bowling from left-arm spinner Gudakesh Motie set them up. King, leading the Caribbean side because fellow Jamaican and...

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Bravo joins Afghanistan as bowling consultant for T20 World Cup

Bravo joins Afghanistan as bowling consultant for T20 World Cup

The Afghanistan Cricket Board has appointed former West Indies allrounder Dwayne Bravo as their bowling consultant for the 2024 T20 World Cup, to be held in the Caribbean and the USA from June 1-29. Afghanistan have already arrived in St Kitts and Nevis and are expected to begin a ten-day preparatory camp, during which Bravo...

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King to lead West Indies team for South Africa T20 series in Jamaica

King to lead West Indies team for South Africa T20 series in Jamaica

The Cricket West Indies (CWI) Selection Panel has announced the squad for the upcoming T20 International (T20I) Series against South Africa. This significant series, preceding the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, starts on Thursday, 23 May, at the iconic Sabina Park. The squad has been gearing up for this exciting and highly anticipated series with...