More Sports / Cricket Aug 27, 2019

Pace bowler Cecil Wright retires at age 85

Cecil Wright's name will not rank alongside West Indies legends Viv Richards, Gary Sobers and Frank Worrell, but for longevity he outranks them all. The fast bowler known affectionately as "Cec" has announced he will retire in two weeks — at the ripe old age ...

More Sports / Cricket Jul 23, 2016

India's Kohli posts first double century

Virat Kohli made history by scoring his maiden test double century as India played its their way into a virtually unbeatable position on the second day of the first test against West Indies on Friday. Captain Kohli became the first Indian to post a ...

Burns, Khawaja power Australia in second test

More Sports / Cricket Dec 26, 2015

Burns, Khawaja power Australia in second test

Joe Burns and Usman Khawaja brought up their centuries in the space of three deliveries after tea Saturday as Australia finished the opening day of the second test against the West Indies on a dominant 345-3. Burns guided a short Jomel Warrican delivery through point ...

West Indies defeats England to tie series

More Sports / Cricket May 4, 2015

West Indies defeats England to tie series

The West Indies completed a tense, hard-fought victory over England by five wickets in the extended final session of the third day of the third and final test at Kensington Oval on Sunday. The hosts were set 192 to win and were guided to their ...

More Sports / Cricket Apr 18, 2015

West Indies draws England in first test

An unbeaten 103 by Jason Holder helped West Indies salvage a nail-biting draw against England in the first test Friday, spoiling James Anderson's celebrations after becoming his country's record wicket taker Holder had successive partnerships of 105 with captain Denesh Ramdin and 56 with Kemar ...