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newscricket5 days ago

ICC should have an anti-racism feature before a series, feels Jason Holder

Jason Holder has stated that cricket needs to tackle racism in the same term as doping or fixing and there should be an anti-racism briefing before a series. The Windies captain has also added that they will wear a Black Lives Matter emblem on the collars of their shirts during the Test series.
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featurecricket16 days ago

‘Feisty’ Kemar Roach brings a familiar Caribbean flavour to world cricket

Every single debate about the great West Indian bowling dates automatically back to the 1970s, where there was a world-famous pace quartet in the form of Joel Garner, Michael Holding, Colin Craft and Sir Andy Roberts. Since then, however, there has been only a handful of names who have made the cut.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket21 days ago

A low-down on England-West Indies resuming cricket in bio-secure environment

After months of wait and anxiety, cricket fans are set for a collective lift in morale as England will take on Windies in a three-Test series in July, during the time of coronavirus. The Test series will be played within a biosecure bubble, with on-site hotels being their quarantine base.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket22 days ago

Should cherish the opportunity of getting to play cricket again, reveals Jason Holder

Jason Holder has stated that he cherished the opportunity of playing once again after all sorts of live cricket has come to a screeching halt due to the pandemic. He has further added that when many players are taking pay-cuts, they are thankful for the chance to earn some money through the series.
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newscricketa month ago

ENG vs WI | Chemar Holder included as West Indies announce 14-man squad

West Indies has announced a 14-man squad for the England series in July and included the likes of Chemar Holder, Raymon Reifer, Nkrumah Bonner and Jermaine Blackwood. While the side named 11 reserve players, Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul have declined to travel to England.
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newscricket2 months ago

West Indies postpone tour of England in wake of Covid-19 pandemic

Cricket West Indies (CWI) have confirmed that their three-match Test series against England, that was scheduled to be played in June, has now been postponed in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. The ECB, on Friday, had earlier announced suspension of cricket in the country until July 1.
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newscricket3 months ago

Transition from captain to just player has been tough, reveals Jason Holder

Jason Holder has stated that it was tough for him to be playing only as a player after leading the side for so long but added that he doesn't beat himself up for his performance. Holder has further added that he felt the need to rest after the limited-overs series against India in December.
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newscricket6 months ago

Windies rest Jason Holder for first two Ireland ODIs

Cricket West Indies have rested Jason Holder for the first two ODIs of the three-match rubber against Ireland. Windies selector Roger Harper has informed that the all-rounder has been rested keeping in mind the busy year to come for the side in 2020 that will see Windies playing a lot of Tests.
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newscricket6 months ago

IND v WI | Windies hat-trick is at top of my list of performances, says Kuldeep Yadav

Kuldeep Yadav has rated his hat-trick against the West Indies at Visakhapatnam as one of the best bowling performance of his career. The Indian dismissed Shai Hope, Jason Holder, and Alzarri Joseph of successive deliveries to be the first Indian to record two international hat-tricks.
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newscricket6 months ago

Twitter reacts to West Indies' shambolic collapse against India in Visakhapatnam

India have clinched a massive victory, a margin of 107 runs, over West Indies in Vizag to level the series 1-1. Shai Hope and Nicholas Pooran almost took away the game in middle but in the end, it was Kuldeep Yadav's hat-trick that did the job for the Men in Blue and Twitter reacted on the same.
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