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St Lucia renames stadium for Darren Sammy

Stabroek News CASTRIES, St. Lucia, CMC – West Indies T20 cricket captain Darren Sammy Tuesday expressed his delight at the decision of the St. Lucia government to re-name the Beausejour Cricket ground, north of here after him following the exploits of the regional team in the just concluded T20 World…

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A reminder that our cricket matters

Sunday was one of those rare days in Caribbean cricket that will go down as truly unforgettable; the West Indies captured the two ICC World T20 men and women’s titles, (to go along with the T20 Under-19 title won just a few weeks ago). On Sunday, both wins were wrested…

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West Indies Women gun down 149 for maiden WT20 title

West Indies Women 149 for 2 (Matthews 66, Taylor 59) beat Australia Women 148 for 5 (Villani 52, Lanning 52, Perry 28, Dottin 2-33) by eight wickets Scorecard and ball-by-ball details West Indies converted their maiden appearance in a World Twenty20 final into a historic victory in Kolkata, beating three-time…

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Emotional Sammy disappointed by lack of WICB support

ESPNCRICINFO STAFF West Indies captain Darren Sammy‘s emotional speech at the presentation ceremony after his team won the World T20 final against England at Eden Gardens Darren Sammy said West Indies won the tournament against the odds, and despite lack of support from the WICB © Getty Images I want…

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Gidron Pope’s fire burns bright

MOHAMMAD ISAM AND VISHAL DIKSHIT Share on Facebook Share on Twitter A combative, expressive offspinner and flamboyant batsman from West Indies has caught the public eye in this Under-19 World Cup Gidron Pope’s big hitting at the top of the order has been a revelation © International Cricket Council West…

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Antigua’s pace legacy spurs Alzarri Joseph ahead

MOHAMMAD ISAM IN CHITTAGONG Share on Facebook Share on Twitter File photo – Alzarri Joseph’s pace and tendency to take early wickets has generated interest among followers of West Indies cricket © WICB Media The sight of the tall Antiguan fast bowler, Alzarri Joseph, running in from the mist must…

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