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England Wins Second Test Match Vs West Indies

BBC Sport:- Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad again provided the inspiration for England to complete a series-levelling 113-run victory over West Indies in the second Test at Emirates Old Trafford. Stokes cracked 78 not out from 57 balls to allow...

Sammy Says Black Lives Matter Movement Gave West Indies Extra Motivation

Former West Indies captain, Saint Lucian Darren Sammy, believes the Black Lives Matter Movement gave the West Indies team 'extra motivation' to win the first test against England, it has been reported. Sammy has recently been speaking out against racism...

Sandals Congratulates West Indies On Historic Win

Press Release:-  Sandals Resorts International (SRI), the Principal Partner of Cricket West Indies (CWI), offers its heartiest congratulations to the West Indies senior team on its historic victory in the first #raiseyourbat Test match against England at the Ageas...

Bolt Open To Comeback … If Coach Asks

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AFP) — Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt has hinted he could be tempted out of retirement if former Coach Glen Mills asked him. The world 100m and 200m record holder and eight-time Olympic champion told Variety magazine he had no...

West Indies Beat England In Historic First Test

The maverick that is Jermaine Blackwood drove West Indies to a famous victory; he also flicked and cut impishly in pursuit of the 200 runs that were required while hitting a magnificent 95. As a consequence Jason Holder’s tenacious team,...

Michael Holding Breaks Down On Live TV While Discussing Racism

Sky News:- Former West Indies cricketer Michael Holding broke down in tears live on camera while discussing racism his parents faced in the past. Yesterday the ex-fast bowler made an impassioned plea for society to change on the first day of...

Michael Holding Says Education Is Key To Stamping Our Racism

SOUTHAMPTON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Fast bowling great Michael Holding said education was key to stamping out racism as England and the West Indies took a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign before the first Test...

Lara: West Indies Must Try To Beat England In Four Days

London , United Kingdom (AFP) — West Indies great Brian Lara says the Caribbean side must try and beat “overwhelming favourites” England in four days because their batting is not strong enough to last five days. The three-Test series, which marks...

England To Wear Black Lives Matter Logo For W.I. Test Matches

ESPN Cricinfo: England have announced that their shirts for the upcoming three-Test series against West Indies will feature the Black Lives Matter logo. The move mirrors that already taken by West Indies in asking to use the design by Alisha...

Legendary West Indies Cricketer Sir Everton Weekes Dies

Wednesday, 1 July 2020 Cricket West Indies (CWI) today paid tribute to Sir Everton, the legendary West Indies batsman and pioneer. Sir Everton was one of the most significant figures in the history of the sport – as a...

West Indies Look To Support ‘Black Lives Matter’ Movement During England Test

The West Indies cricket team is looking to demonstrate solidarity with the ‘Black Lives Matter’ (BLM) movement during their England test match in July, it has been reported. ESPNCricinfo quoted Captain Jason Holder as saying that the West Indies team...

Daren Sammy’s Bouncer Remarks Criticised As ‘Ridiculous’

Daren Sammy’s claim that an International Cricket Council (ICC) bouncer rule in cricket was intended to limit the success of a black team, the West Indies with its pace attack, has been strongly criticized. Writing in an opinion piece in...

Bocage Amazonas Win T20 Night Match

Press Release:-   On Wednesday 24th June, 2020 at 7pm, two vibrant teams took to the Balata playing field to battle it out at the crease. The Bocage Amazonas won the toss and decided to bowl first, thus giving the...

Gayle Opts Out of T20 Tournament

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Veteran superstar Chris Gayle will play no part in this year's Caribbean Premier League (CPL) after abruptly withdrawing from the marquee regional Twenty20 (T20) tournament. Media reports yesterday said the 40-year-old left-hander, who was down to...

Daren Sammy Wants ICC To Educate Young Cricketers On Racism

Former West Indies captain Daren Sammy on Sunday said just like awareness around anti-doping or anti-corruption it is important to educate young cricketers on anti-racism at a systematic level to reduce discrimination and promote the value of diversity. Sammy was...

Bollywood Star Responds To Daren Sammy’s Racism Revelation

Hindustan Times:- Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy’s revelation of facing racial comments while playing for the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL has created a lot of stir, so much that even Bollywood celebrities have started to voice their opinion...

Holder Praises Protocols For Upcoming Test Series

MANCHESTER, England (CMC) — West Indies Captain Jason Holder has praised the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for the safety protocols implemented for the upcoming Test series, saying Wednesday the Caribbean side felt “safe” after arriving here for...

Cooper Hurt By Boycott’s Comments

Trinidad Guardian:- T&T and West Indies women's cricketer Britney Cooper has lashed back at former England opener and commentator Jeffrey Boycott for comments he made concerning women analysing men's cricket. The 79-year-old wrote about his departure from the BBC in a...

Chris Gayle Backs Daren Sammy’s Racism Allegation

NDTV Sports:- Chris Gayle came out in support of Darren Sammy after the former West Indies captain alleged that he was subjected to racism during his stint with SunRisers Hyderabad. "It is never too late to fight for the right cause,"...

West Indies To Debate Taking The Knee, Says Captain Holder

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — West Indies captain Jason Holder has said his side will consider whether to take the knee during next month's Test series against England in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign. Holder's squad arrived in Manchester on Tuesday as...

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