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Published:Thursday | March 24, 2022 | 12:10 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

AFTER 10 DAYS of attritional cricket across two venues, the West Indies and England are yet to separate themselves in a Test match, and the sides will try to do so once again when they meet in the third Test in Grenada, starting today at 9 a.m....

Published:Tuesday | March 22, 2022 | 12:12 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

Veteran golfer Sean Morris was in good nick with his new equipment over the weekend, as he captured the two-day Constant Spring Golf Classic. With some of the island’s top golfers opting to play in the Trinidad Classic, Morris capitalised and won...

Published:Saturday | March 19, 2022 | 12:11 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

If ever the West Indies needed their two most senior batters to come to the party, the third day’s play at the Kensington Oval was that day. Captain Kraigg Brathwaite and vice-captain Jermaine Blackwood responded admirably to the call by scoring...

Published:Friday | March 18, 2022 | 12:12 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach could not hold back his elation when the decision review system indicated that England captain Joe Root was hit in front and was adjudged leg before wicket for 153 out of a massive England total of 507 for nine...

Published:Friday | March 18, 2022 | 12:11 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

The West Indies (WI) will resume their first innings on today’s third day on 71 for one, trailing by 436 runs, after England declared on a mammoth 507 for nine on the second day of the second Test in Barbados. Captain Kraigg Brathwaite and Shamarh...

Published:Thursday | March 17, 2022 | 12:09 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

THE WEST Indies bowlers may have put in one of the hardest first-day Test shifts in a long time. Sent to field on the first day of the second Test in the Apex Series at the Kensington Oval in Barbados, the West Indies were made to toil for the...

Published:Thursday | March 17, 2022 | 12:08 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

WEST INDIES all-rounder Hayley Matthews has no doubt been one of the standout players for the regional side so far at the ICC Women’s World Cup. The right-handed Matthews has so far scored the third-most runs in the tournament with 207, coupled...

Published:Wednesday | March 16, 2022 | 12:11 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

FOLLOWING THE opening Test draw in Antigua, the West Indies and England will go at it again in match two starting today at 9:00 a.m. Jamaica time, this time at the iconic Kensington Oval in Barbados. The Oval is becoming something of a fortress for...

Published:Wednesday | March 16, 2022 | 12:11 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

WEST INDIES all-rounder Hayley Matthews says the team is not under any pressure to qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s World Cup despite losing their second straight match at the global showpiece. After securing victories over hosts New...

Published:Friday | March 11, 2022 | 12:11 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

West Indies Women, now on a high at the ICC Women’s World Cup, will put their 100 per cent win record on the line when they face India in their third match starting today at 8 p.m. (Jamaica time) in Hamilton, New Zealand. Following narrow back-to-...

Published:Friday | March 11, 2022 | 12:10 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

Jamaican batsman Nkrumah Bonner scored his second Test century to help the West Indies overtake England on the third day of the first Test in Antigua and Barbuda yesterday. Bonner scored 123 in a score of 373 for nine to hand the hosts a lead of 62...

Published:Thursday | March 10, 2022 | 12:09 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

WEST INDIES women’s head coach Courtney Walsh says he will be reiterating the need to avoid complacency, especially in light of the early-but-significant successes at the ICC Women’s World Cup in New Zealand. The Windies Women secured their second...

Published:Thursday | March 10, 2022 | 12:08 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

WEST INDIES all-rounder Jason Holder and batsman Nkrumah Bonner displayed some resolute batting, which has, so far, repelled England’s resurgence, following day two action of the first Apex Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. When...

Published:Wednesday | March 9, 2022 | 12:14 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

THE OPENING session on the opening day of the first Test between the West Indies and England belonged to the hosts. However, a fine unbeaten century from Jonny Bairstow saw England claw their way back into the contest in Antigua. England will...

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2022 | 12:08 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

The first Test series in the Caribbean for 2022 begins today in Antigua and Barbuda, as hosts West Indies welcome archrivals England at the Sir Vivian Richards Ground, starting at 9 a.m. (Jamaica time). It’s the first of three Tests, with the new...

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2022 | 12:08 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

The news of the passing of former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne sent shock waves throughout the cricketing world yesterday. From as far as Australia, to the tiny islands of the Caribbean, the cricket fraternity is mourning the loss of a man...

Published:Friday | March 4, 2022 | 12:07 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

National golfer Justin Burrowes continued his dominant play locally as he secured the 0-6 amateur category to win the Caymanas Classic recently. For the first time in tournament history, the top amateurs played the 54-hole tournament in two days,...

Published:Thursday | March 3, 2022 | 12:10 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

AFTER MONTHS of preparation, the West Indies, under coach Courtney Walsh, will get their first taste of World Cup action as the regional women face hosts New Zealand in the opening match of the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022, starting at 8 p.m...

Published:Wednesday | March 2, 2022 | 12:11 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

JAMAICA SCORPIONS head coach Andre Coley has made it clear that his players need to take more responsibility for their performances if the team is to claw its way from the foot of the West Indies Championship table. Following back-to-back losses...

Published:Tuesday | March 1, 2022 | 12:09 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

Arnett Gardens head coach Paul ‘Tegat’ Davis played a master stroke yesterday, as his two substitutions helped his team to secure a crucial 2-1 win over Dunbeholden at the Drax Hall Sports Complex in St Ann. The win lifted the ‘Junglists’ to 14...

Published:Monday | February 28, 2022 | 12:10 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

Goals win matches, and Tivoli Gardens’ (TG) Stephen Barnett proved that yesterday. His lone strike enabled the west Kingston-based club to secure their first win of the Jamaica Premier League season, following a 1-0 win over Molynes United at the...

Published:Wednesday | February 23, 2022 | 4:55 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

WEST INDIES women’s head coach Courtney Walsh says the side is heading in the right direction as they get ready to battle in the ICC Women’s World Cup which bowls off early next month in New Zealand. Walsh believes the regional side is well...

Published:Wednesday | February 23, 2022 | 4:54 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

JAMAICA SCORPIONS captain John Campbell will get another chance at international cricket as the left-hander has been selected in a 13-man squad to face England in the first Test of a series set to bowl off on March 8 in Antigua. Campbell will be...

Published:Friday | February 18, 2022 | 12:11 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

West Indies vice-captain Nicholas Pooran says the regional side just needs to adjust some parts of its batting to compete better against India in today’s second Twenty20 International. Pooran was the standout player with the bat in Wednesday’s six...

Published:Wednesday | February 16, 2022 | 12:11 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

THE PAST couple of days have been highlighted by talks and discussions surrounding the big mega-money moves for some of the West Indies players who will be plying their trade in this year’s Indian Premier League. Of the 17 West Indies players who...

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