newscricket18 days ago

Steve Smith and David Warner picked to play in Global T20 Canada

Steve Smith and David Warner, who were banned from international cricket for their involvement in tampering scandal in South Africa, have been drafted for the Global T20 Canada. Smith was already announced as a marquee player for the league, while Warner was picked in the third round of the draft.
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newscricket4 months ago

VIDEO | Injured Darren Sammy pulls off a perfect MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni has become a household name due to his style of “finishing things off in style” - cue the 2011 World Cup final. Yesterday, in the PSL, an injured Darren Sammy pulled off a Dhoni-esque helicopter shot in the penultimate over before adding 10 in the final one to lead his team to victory.
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newscricket9 months ago

WATCH | Darren Sammy shows great sportsmanship after being knocked down by Hasan Ali's yorker

Darren Sammy has won the hearts of fans all around the world for his sportsmanship during the first T20 match of the Independence Cup, yesterday, between Pakistan and World XI. Even though Hasan Ali’s yorker left the Windies star on his back, Sammy appreciated his delivery by applauding it.
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newscricket10 months ago

Faf du Plessis to lead World XI in Pakistan

South African skipper Faf du Plessis is going to lead the ICC World XI team that will tour Pakistan for a three-match T20I series, PCB announced today. The first two T20Is of the series will be played on September 12 and 13, and the final game will be played on September 15.
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newscricketa year ago

West Indies playing XI combined experience less than MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh

West Indies has fielded a young team against India in the ongoing first ODI whose playing eleven's combined match presence is less than MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh. Jason Holder, the West Indies skipper, is just 25-year old and will be playing his 38th match in the role.
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newscricketa year ago

Darren Sammy: Top West Indies cricketers will keep missing international matches

Darren Sammy has suggested that the players had the right to play in leagues that offered them better financial support and hinted that the top cricketers would continue snubbing their international duty. Sammy also expressed concerns about West Indies' qualification for the 2019 World Cup.
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featurecricketa year ago

Why Darren Bravo must be brought back into the West Indies team immediately

The stylish left-hander has been out of the national side for almost 6 months. And given that Bravo's absence has left the West Indies a much poorer side, bringing him back is the need of the hour.
Dev Tyagi
newscricket2 years ago

Darren Sammy sacked as West Indies T20 captain 'in 30-second phone call'

Darren Sammy, who led West Indies to their title win in the 2012 and 2016 T20 World Cups, has revealed that he would not be the West Indies T20 captain anymore. Sammy said that the chairman of selectors informed him of their decision to remove him in a “30-second phone call”.
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newscricket2 years ago

Indians totally ignore ICC rules and have been getting away: Viv slams ICC's “double standards”

West Indies legend Vivian Richards has slammed the ICC for its double standards when applying its rules to different teams singling out India's favourable treatment as an example. He also was furious at the treatment meted out to Darren Sammy and team for their remarks after the T20 World Cup.
Amlan Majumdar
newscricket2 years ago

Everybody know West Indies are Champions: Darren Sammy

West Indies captain Darren Sammy has dedicated their second World T20 title to their fans in the Caribbean after lifting the title defeating England by four wickets. The Windies skipper also lashed out at the WICB for their lack of communication with the team and termed it as “disappointing”.
Arun S Kaimal