Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy is to become an honorary citizen of Pakistan and will also receive the country’s highest civilian award, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced.
Barbados Pride and the Guyana Jaguars’ Leon Johnson and Nial Smith have been penalized for breaching the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Code of Conduct during the first half of the Regional Four-Day Championship, CWI confirmed on Monday.
Skipper Stafanie Taylor admitted there was some worry in the West Indies camp when her side lost three early wickets in pursuit of a modest 79 against Thailand, in their opening Group B match of the Women’s Twenty20 World Cup on Saturday.
West Indies Women fast bowler Shakera Selman is fit to play with her colleagues on Saturday when they open their bid to win a second ICC Women’s T20 World Cup, after sustaining a neck injury earlier in the week.
Roston Chase struck an imperious hundred as West Indies warmed up for Saturday’s opening One-Day International with a dominant six-wicket victory over the Sri Lanka Board President’s XI on Thursday.
Roger Federer has pulled out of this year’s French Open after undergoing knee surgery.
Reggae Boyz striker Darren Mattocks has found himself offside the United States legal system, facing insurance fraud charges related to a car accident he was involved in back in January 2019.
Barbados Pride captain Kraigg Brathwaite says his men will be steadfast and stick to their game plan going into the next round of the Regional Four-Day Championship, after a fourth consecutive victory.
West Indies pacer Oshane Thomas is said to be recovering and expected to be back in training on Wednesday, after being involved in a car crash Sunday night.
Director of cricket, Jimmy Adams, believes West Indies can overcome the challenge of foreign conditions and come away with a series win against Sri Lanka in the three-match series starting in Colombo on Saturday.