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Result of Community 7s Finals

PRESS RELEASE:-The finals of the 2017 Community 7s Rugby Tournament was held on 23 September at La Clery Playing Field. While there were obvious indications of who would take home the trophy in the male division, it was down to the wire when it came to the female squads of …

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National Rugby Team Get New Kits

PRESS RELEASE:-On 24 September 2017, the President of the Saint Lucia Rugby Football Union (SLRFU), Mr. Roger Butcher, unveiled the new full rugby kits during a general meeting with its membership held at Castries Comprehensive Secondary School. The kits were sponsored by United Through Sport Caribbean and Tropic Builders Limited. …

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Trent Bridge called off after just 2.2 overs

(ESPNcricinfo) England 21 for 0 v West Indies – Match abandoned.  The second ODI at Trent Bridge was abandoned after just 2.2 overs when afternoon rain lingered over Nottingham. England had hustled to 21 without loss before the players left the field as West Indies made a wayward start but that was as …

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Windies CEO still upbeat about World Cup qualification

West Indies remain confident they will appear in the 2019 World Cup, despite missing out on automatic qualification. With defeat in the first ODI at Old Trafford ending their distant hopes of direct qualification, they will now progress to the 10-team qualifier next year. There they will be joined by …

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Law wants ‘settled’ team for World Cup qualifer

[ESPNcricinfo] Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 – 10.0 (Mandatory) Rain: England – 21/0 in 2.2 overs (JM Bairstow 9, AD Hales 10) No result West Indies coach Stuart Law has challenged his one-day squad to use the remainder of the series against England to prove they should be part of the team who …

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Brathwaite fails on Yorkshire debut, Shiv nears 800 runs

Little fireworks accompanied West Indies opener Kraigg Brathwaite’s English County debut on Tuesday, as he failed on the opening day of Yorkshire’s penultimate match in Division One. Returning to Headingley where he scored 134 and 95 to help the Windies stun England in the second Test by five wickets three …

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ENG/WIS-We let ourselves down, laments Holder

September 19, 2017 CMC MANCHESTER, England, Sep 19, CMC – Skipper Jason Holder said Tuesday West Indies had let themselves down with “inconsistent” bowling after they lost the opening One-Day International of the five-match series by seven wickets to England. Though defending only 204 in a contest reduced to 42 overs per …

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Sri Lanka secure World Cup berth after Windies defeat

[ESPNcricinfo] Sri Lanka have become the eighth and final team to qualify automatically for the 2019 World Cup, following West Indies’ seven-wicket defeat against England in the first ODI at Old Trafford. With September 30 set as the cut-off date, West Indies (78 points) now cannot move ahead of Sri …

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Cottrell, Thomas picked in West Indies A squad

[ESPNCRICINFO] Batsman Shamarh Brooks will lead a 13-member West Indies A squad that also includes left-arm pacer Sheldon Cottrell and batsman Vishaul Singh, who have played Test cricket, for the first two four-day games against Sri Lanka A next month. Cottrell took 11 wickets in just six games in the recently-concluded Caribbean Premier League for runners-up St …

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