February 21, 2024

West Indian superstars bring back Caribbean flavour to Indian Premier League

By Ujwal Singh from India Today There is no such thing as a sure thing till you put a West Indian cricketer and Twenty20 cricket together and then what you get is success and entertainment. The success of the Caribbean players in the shortest format of the game will force you into believing that it […]

The Indian Premier League has a new home in the Caribbean

Flow Sports Now Offers an Unrivalled Cricket Line-Up MIAMI, FL–(Marketwired – Mar 7, 2016) – Flow Sports — the region’s newest and only Caribbean-based High Definition (HD) sports TV network — today announced that it has become the Official Broadcast Partner of the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket tournament starting in 2016. In securing […]

India wants to ‘stunt’ Pakistan Super League’s growth by supporting Caribbean Premier League: Report

By S V Krishnamachari From International Business Times The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 contributed Rs 1,150 crore ($182 million) to India’s gross domestic product, according to the country’s cricket administrator, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The annual event is the BCCI’s biggest cash cow; it generated Rs 999.63 crore in […]

Cricket: Barbados Tridents win rain-marred CPL final

From ESPNcricinfo Barbados Tridents 152 for 6 (Smith 59, Mailk 55, Santokie 3-19) beat Guyana Amazon Warriors 107 for 4 (Hafeez 28, Holder 2-18) by eight runs (D/L method) In a final plagued with rain interruptions, Barbados Tridents won the Caribbean Premier League 2014 by a slender margin of eight runs on Duckworth-Lewis, leaving Guyana […]

Tom Moody admits he wasn’t ready to become England head coach this year

By Rory Dollard, Press Association From Daily Mail UK Moody was on the ECB’s shortlist earlier this year The former Sri Lanka coach decided to opt out after early discussions Moody believes England are struggling due to a lack of participation in the IPL and CPL Tom Moody has revealed he was not ready to […]

EPL cricket not working in England/Caribbean stud soccer

Sammy surprised by lack of EPL By Andrew McGlashan From espncricketinfo With his Test career now behind him, Darren Sammy is closer to becoming another of the globe-trotting Twenty20 stars appearing in a league near you. From the World T20, it was off to the IPL and then Glamorgan for the T20 Blast. He is […]

Darren Sammy should resign as 20/20 captain/Reconsider Narine exclusion

By Wayne Cadogan From Caribbean360 BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Sunday June 1, 2014 – Yet another player has been given a raw deal by the West Indies Cricket board after giving of their best and an undying service to West Indies cricket. When the Caribbean was unable to fulfill the coffers of the so called mother country […]

‘I had no choice but to quit test cricket’ says axed Windies captain

From Caribbean360 Monday May 12, 2014, CMC – Darren Sammy says his decision to quit Test cricket came after he realised he was no longer part of the future plans of the West Indies team, in the game’s longer version. The Windward Islands all-rounder, who was axed as captain last Friday after nearly four years […]