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Spinners fire again to help West Indies wrap up series

[ESPNcricinfo] West Indies women 163 for 3 (Taylor 60*, Dottin 37*) beat Sri Lanka women 162 (Mendis 34, Fletcher 3-24, Mohammed 2-16, Taylor 2-31). West Indies’ spinners, led by legspinner Afy Fletcher, sparkled again to skittle Sri Lanka for 162 and set up a series-clinching seven-wicket victory at the Brian …

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Hope, Chase, Brathwaite tune up with fifties

[ESPNcricinfo] West Indies 301 for 6 (Shai Hope 85, Chase 79, Brathwaite 53) v Zimbabwe A. Shai Hope, Roston Chase and Kraigg Brathwaite began West Indies’ tour of Zimbabwe with fifties, guiding the visitors to 301 for 6 at stumps on the first day of their warm-up match in Bulawayo. …

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Roach, Gabriel want West Indies to build on Leeds gains

  [ESPNcricinfo] Nobody – not even West Indies’ former players – gave the side a chance after they careened to an innings-and-209-run loss against England in three days in the first Test in Birmingham. In the next Test, West Indies staged one of the greatest fightbacks to chase down 322 …

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Spinners fire again to help West Indies wrap up series

[ESPNcricinfo] West Indies women 163 for 3 (Taylor 60*, Dottin 37*) beat Sri Lanka women 162 (Mendis 34, Fletcher 3-24, Mohammed 2-16, Taylor 2-31). West Indies’ spinners, led by legspinner Afy Fletcher, sparkled again to skittle Sri Lanka for 162 and set up a series-clinching seven-wicket victory at the Brian Lara …

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SPLT20 ReMatch Sammy vs Sammy For Dominica

The St. Lucia Premiere League (SPL)T20 has announced a rematch between Chosieul Craftmaster and SPLT2017 champions Avatar City Blasters due to popular request for MORE CRICKET! Venue: Soufriere Mini-Stadium. Date: October 20th 2017. Time: 7pm. This match will also be used as an avenue to help the island of Dominica.  …

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Windies must use Headingley victory as learning moment — Holder

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — As phenomenal an achievement as the recent Test victory at Headingley was, West Indies c aptain Jason Holder says the regional side will not be dwelling on it as they seek to make even bigger strides in coming series. Last August, West Indies arrived in Leeds …

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Test, ODI leagues approved by ICC Board

[ESPNcricinfo] A genuine Test match world championship and an ODI league will be introduced to international cricket after both were given in-principle agreement by the ICC Board on the final day of the governing body’s meeting in Auckland. While some details remain to be fleshed out, including the points system …

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West Indies spinners set up win in low-scoring match

[ESPNcricinfo] West Indies 138 for 4 (Aguilleira 32*, Ranaweera 2-27) beat Sri Lanka 136 (Mendis 34, Matthews 3-18, Taylor 3-24, Fletcher 3-42) by six wickets. The spin combination of Hayley Matthews, Afy Fletcher and Stafanie Taylor worked through Sri Lanka’s batting order to set up a six-wicket victory for West …

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Windies A make positive start against Sri Lanka A

Florence Hall , Trelawny — West Indies A middle order batsmen Vishaul Singh and Sunil Ambris as well as opener John Campbell scored half-centuries as Sri Lanka A were made to work hard on day one of the opening four-day ‘Test’ at the Trelawny Multi-Purpose Stadium here yesterday. When the …

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