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Jamaica Tallawahs pick Dale Steyn for CPL
Dale Steyn is set for his first Caribbean Premier League stint, having been picked by Jamaica Tallawahs to replace Lasith Malinga, who is recovering from a knee injury
cricinfo.com | 29-Apr-2016 18:37

West Indies players reprimanded for World T20 outbursts
West Indies' victorious cricketers have been reprimanded by the ICC for their actions and comments in the wake of their World T20 triumph in Kolkata earlier this month
cricinfo.com | 25-Apr-2016 18:49

Gayle still unlikely for Big Bash League
Chris Gayle remains unlikely to reappear in the Big Bash League next summer despite an apparent climb down from the Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland when discussing the board's capacity to bar the West Indian opener from returning
cricinfo.com | 23-Apr-2016 13:53

BCCI waives $42m penalty on WICB
BCCI president Shashank Manohar has said that the $41.97 million claim imposed by the previous BCCI administration on the WICB for abandoning the 2014 tour to India mid-way has been waived
cricinfo.com | 21-Apr-2016 17:25

Badree out of IPL, Tabraiz Shamsi in for Royal Challengers
Samuel Badree, the West Indies and Royal Challengers Bangalore legspinner, has been ruled out of IPL 2016
cricinfo.com | 21-Apr-2016 15:52

Lanning, Taylor, Bates among WSL overseas stars
Many of the leading players in the women's game have been confirmed as participants in this summer's inaugural Women's Super League
cricinfo.com | 14-Apr-2016 12:13

Former West Indies pacer Rose deported from Auckland
Franklyn Rose, the former West Indies pacer, was deported to Jamaica from New Zealand on Tuesday after spending five weeks in prison for overstaying on a work visa which expired in 2012
cricinfo.com | 13-Apr-2016 10:19

Guptill named captain of Guyana Amazon Warriors
New Zealand opener Martin Guptill will captain Guyana Amazon Warriors for the 2016 edition of the Caribbean Premier League, taking over the duties from Denesh Ramdin
cricinfo.com | 12-Apr-2016 19:52

Narine 2.0 hasn't lost his old magic - Hogg
Sunil Narine will be available for selection for Kolkata Knight Riders' second fixture on Wednesday, against Mumbai Indians at Eden Gardens
cricinfo.com | 12-Apr-2016 16:29

British cricketer shot dead in Trinidad
Adrian St John, 22, is understood to have died following an incident on Sunday night. Local media reports say that a 24-year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of murder
cricinfo.com | 12-Apr-2016 12:07

Garner questions proposed dissolution of WICB
Former West Indies fast bowler Joel Garner, who is one of the directors on the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), has questioned the CARICOM cricket review panel's suggestion of dissolving the WICB
cricinfo.com | 10-Apr-2016 11:16

Sell-out is priority in Florida games - CPL chief
CPL chief executive Damien O'Donohoe has said filling up the Central Broward Regional Park with 10,000 fans will be the primary factor in determining if the league returns to Florida
cricinfo.com | 08-Apr-2016 21:26

Narine's action cleared ahead of IPL
West Indies spinner Sunil Narine has had his bowling action cleared by the ICC, just two days before the start of the IPL
cricinfo.com | 07-Apr-2016 22:56

'WICB the most unprofessional board in the world' - Bravo
In a scathing attack on the WICB, West Indies allrounder Dwayne Bravo has called the board "most unprofessional" in the world
cricinfo.com | 06-Apr-2016 11:36

St Lucia renames stadium in honour of Darren Sammy
The Beausejour Cricket Ground in St Lucia will be renamed as the Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, following West Indies' dramatic World Twenty20 title win in India
cricinfo.com | 06-Apr-2016 06:56

Board and players need to compromise - WICB president
West Indies Cricket Board president Dave Cameron has said that both the board and players need to "compromise" and have discussions to resolve the longstanding feud that has existed between the two parties ever since he got elected in March 2013
cricinfo.com | 05-Apr-2016 20:44

Victorious Windies offered place at WICB table
West Indies' breakaway Twenty20 players may have finally won themselves the place they have been seeking at the WICB negotiating table
cricinfo.com | 04-Apr-2016 11:36

Everything we do is for the betterment of West Indies - Brathwaite
Carlos Brathwaite, who hit four successive sixes to snatch the World T20 title from England's grasp in Kolkata, has said "everything we do is for the betterment of West Indies
cricinfo.com | 04-Apr-2016 10:02

Sammy's winning words leave lasting impression for friends and foes
The West Indies team may have used bat and ball to settle scores on the field, but a title run provided free reign on an open microphone to settle scores off the field too
cricinfo.com | 04-Apr-2016 01:15

Warne, Stokes feel Samuels' fire
Marlon Samuels, Man of the Match in West Indies' World T20 final victory, had scores to settle with Shane Warne and Ben Stokes afterwards
cricinfo.com | 03-Apr-2016 22:14

WI grab title after Brathwaite 6, 6, 6, 6
Needing 19 off the last over against England, Carlos Brathwaite clubbed four consecutive sixes off Ben Stokes, as West Indies clinched their second World Twenty20 title in scarcely-believable fashion at Eden Gardens
cricinfo.com | 03-Apr-2016 21:44

Emotional Sammy disappointed by lack of WICB support
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
cricinfo.com | 03-Apr-2016 21:28

'This is for Shane Warne' - Samuels
After an extraordinary World T20 final, Marlon Samuels was named Man of the Match for the second time in four years after his unbeaten 85 off 66 balls kept West Indies in their chase
cricinfo.com | 03-Apr-2016 20:37

It has not sunk in yet - Taylor
West Indies Women captain Stafanie Taylor has said her team cannot quite believe it that they are the new World T20 winners, after they beat three-time champions Australia by eight wickets in the final in Kolkata
cricinfo.com | 03-Apr-2016 19:51

Unchanged Australia Women opt to bat in final
Meg Lanning won the toss on a humid day as an unchanged Australia Women opted to bat in the grand finale of the World Twenty20 at Eden Gardens in Kolkata
cricinfo.com | 03-Apr-2016 10:59

Australia favourites to clinch fourth straight WT20 crown
The grand finale of the 2016 Women's World T20 is between two contrasting sides - one that knows what it takes to win the cup and another for whom the stage is new territory
cricinfo.com | 02-Apr-2016 21:46

Morgan tells England: 'Embrace the hype'
Eoin Morgan has told England to embrace the hype of a world final as they prepare to face West Indies in Kolkata
cricinfo.com | 02-Apr-2016 18:53

'Short of brains' description angers Sammy
Darren Sammy, the West Indies captain, described Mark Nicholas' pre-tournament characterisation of his team as "short of brains" as an emotional flash point for his side during the World T20
cricinfo.com | 02-Apr-2016 18:47

T20 superstars take on its newest converts
West Indies are a side built for Twenty20 cricket, but England have revolutionised their limited-overs cricket and will not be pushovers in the final
cricinfo.com | 02-Apr-2016 17:52

England flying high ahead of 'dream' final
England's players were in an airplane for much of West Indies' semi-final win over India but Joe Root said they would be switched on and ready to go when their World T20 comes full circle at Eden Gardens on Sunday
cricinfo.com | 01-Apr-2016 18:18

Dhoni blames no-balls, dew factor for loss
India captain MS Dhoni said the two no-balls to reprieve Lendl Simmons were the only thing that disappointed him about India's performance on a pitch that he felt had been transformed between innings by the dew
cricinfo.com | 01-Apr-2016 02:52

'Home ground' helps Simmons feel wide awake
It's an amazing life Lendl Simmons leads. One day he is lounging at his home in the Caribbean, watching the World T20 from afar then he is winning a semi-final
cricinfo.com | 31-Mar-2016 22:44

West Indies power-hit their way to World T20 final
A total of 192 was about par on a batting-friendly Wankhede, and it was set up by a Virat Kohli masterclass. But West Indies' power hitters bulldozed their way through it to their second World T20 final
cricinfo.com | 31-Mar-2016 21:09

Cooper, spinners push West Indies Women to maiden final
West Indies Women used their belligerence to defend 143 by six runs against New Zealand Women in Mumbai to book a place in their maiden final against Australia in Kolkata on Sunday
cricinfo.com | 31-Mar-2016 17:40

We think it is us against the world - Sammy
On the eve of the semi-final in Mumbai, West Indies captain Darren Sammy was confident his side could step up against an Indian side that is being slotted as favourites
cricinfo.com | 30-Mar-2016 21:19

Kohli, Gayle headline Wankhede big bash
India and West Indies have typified there are various ways to dominate T20 cricket. With a shot at a World Championship on the line, who will succeed?
cricinfo.com | 30-Mar-2016 20:45

West Indies Women determined to break semi-final hoodoo
Stafanie Taylor, the West Indies Women captain, has said that her side has drawn inspiration from West Indies' Under-19 success in a bid to break their semi-final jinx at the World T20
cricinfo.com | 30-Mar-2016 19:50

West Indies target maiden final appearance
Having exited in the semi-final stage in three consecutive Women's World T20 tournaments, West Indies will look to their batting and firebrand style of cricket to seal a place in their first final
cricinfo.com | 30-Mar-2016 15:58

West Indies set to host India for four Tests
India will travel to the Caribbean later this summer to play a four-Test series, Dave Cameron, the WICB president, has confirmed
cricinfo.com | 29-Mar-2016 10:46

We lost the game, they didn't win it - Sammy
A tetchy Darren Sammy said West Indies' batsmen did not take the responsibility to chase down a rather small target - 124 - against Afghanistan
cricinfo.com | 27-Mar-2016 21:19

Taylor, Dottin prove winning double-act
West Indies were indebted to their captain, Stafanie Taylor, whose cool-headed partnership of 77 with Deandra Dottin rescued their innings and set up a tense, three-run win
cricinfo.com | 27-Mar-2016 20:54

West Indies Women defend 114 and knock India Women out
Not even the support of a festive home crowd and conditions they thrive could inspire India Women as they were knocked out of the World T20 by West Indies Women in Mohali
cricinfo.com | 27-Mar-2016 17:25

Chris Gayle rested, West Indies bowl again
West Indies captain Darren Sammy decided to bowl against Afghanistan in Nagpur because he did not want to change the strategy that has been working for his side in this World T20
cricinfo.com | 27-Mar-2016 11:23

Afghanistan look to finish their campaign with a bang
Afghanistan are out of contention for the semi-finals, but will be keen to make a statement against West Indies and finish their campaign on a high
cricinfo.com | 26-Mar-2016 20:10

Teams seek revival after decisive losses to England
Stafanie Taylor believes her side has recovered from the emotional stress they went through after the narrow loss to England, while Mithali Raj hopes India can cash in on the lifeline offered to them
cricinfo.com | 26-Mar-2016 19:12

Will use spin to restrict WI - Stanikzai
A slow surface that makes strokeplay difficult and large outfields in Nagpur can be turned into Afghanistan's favour
cricinfo.com | 26-Mar-2016 16:52

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