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Jet-lagged West Indies slump to massive defeat

(ESPNcricinfo)  This might have been billed as the day international cricket came back to Karachi, but take that with a pinch of salt. A whole tablespoon, rather. The team Pakistan played against today – and beat by 143 runs – was in no universe international standard. Thirteen individuals cobbled together …

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WINDIES squad for T20I Series in Pakistan this weekend

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) has confirmed the 13-member WINDIES squad for the imminent Tour of Pakistan which features three Twenty20 Internationals on April 1, 2 and 3 in Karachi. SQUAD Jason Mohammed (Captain) Samuel Badree Rayad Emrit Andre Fletcher Andre McCarthy Keemo Paul Veerasammy Permaul Rovman Powell …

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SANDALS U19 CUP Fixtures for this weekend

The SLNCA Sandals U19 Cup will continue this weekend with matches at Balata, Piaye, Vieux Fort, and Gros Islet.  Schedule: SAT MARCH 31st BABONNEAU V ANSE LA RAYE – BALATA SUN APRIL 1st MON REPOS V CHOISEUL – PIAYE MON APRIL 2nd SOUFRIERE V VIEUX FORT – PHILLIP MARCELLIN MON …

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Holder named captain of WC Qualifiers

(CMC) – West Indies captain Jason Holder has been selected as captain of the team of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifiers, which wrapped up here Sunday. The 12-man side, selected by a panel which included former Windies Test star Ian Bishop, also includes opener Evin Lewis and veteran midldle-order batsman …

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BAPTISTE CHURCH HOSTS SOCCER TOURNAMENT

A leading Baptiste church in Vieux-Fort recently staged a community soccer tournament aimed at keeping youth in the south on the straight and narrow as part of annual outreach program. Church officials also received help from colleagues in Florida in hosting the annual community event.

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Zimbabwe cricket official banned 20 years for West Indies fix attempt

(AFP) – A former senior Zimbabwe cricket official has been suspended from the game for 20 years after he admitted trying to influence the result of the Test series with the West Indies last year. Rajan Nayer, the treasurer and marketing director of the Harare Metropolitan Cricket Association, was charged after …

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Holder moves up to 23rd in the ICC ODI bowling rankings

CMC — West Indies players experienced minimal movement in the latest ICC One-Day International rankings, despite the side’s relative success in World Cup Qualifiers which wrapped up Sunday in Zimbabwe. Veteran right-hander Marlon Samuels jumped two places in the batting rankings to 49th, after scoring 231 runs from his seven …

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Sammy’s Zalmi go down to Islamabad in PSL Final

[ESPNcricinfo] Islamabad United 154 for 7 (Ronchi 52, Farhan 44, Asif 26) beat Peshawar Zalmi 148 for 9 (Jordan 36, Dawson 33, Shadab 3-25) Scorecard and ball-by-ball details It was a predictable final, in that, its dominant theme ended up defining the destination of the trophy. Luke Ronchi v Kamran Akmal was billed as the deciding mini match-up …

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Afghanistan Defeat WI in ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier Final

[ESPNcricinfo] Afghanistan 206 for 3 (Shahzad 84, Shah 51, Gayle 2-38) beat West Indies204 (Powell 44, Mujeeb 4-43, Naib 2-28) by seven wickets Scorecard and ball-by-ball details Afghanistan eased to a seven-wicket win over West Indies in the final of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier competition in Zimbabwe, bringing to completion a …

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