Thu, 11/24/2011 - 05:22

Mumbai, India, CMC – India batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar hit an unbeaten half-century to remain on course for a 100th International century as batsmen again enjoyed the pitch at the Wankhede Stadium on the third day of the third and final Test against West Indies on Thursday.

Responding to West Indies’ mammoth first innings total of 590, India closed on 281-3 with the 38-year-old Tendulkar on 67 not out and strongly...

Wed, 11/23/2011 - 19:31

Mumbai, India — Desmond Haynes sat on the West Indies balcony on the first two days of the third Test match against India admiring the batting of the top order. The team’s Batting Consultant, who played 116 Test matches and is rated as one of the greatest batsmen of all time, said he was “extremely pleased” with the batting display.

West Indies...

Wed, 11/23/2011 - 17:50

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent, CMC – Jonathan Carter’s unbeaten half-century was enough to see West Indies A to victory by four wickets, in the opening one-dayer of the three-match series against Bangladesh A here Wednesday.

The right-hander stroked 68 as West Indies overhauled their target of 183, reaching 184 for six off 44.4 overs at the Arnos Vale...

Wed, 11/23/2011 - 17:34

Kingstown, St Vincent, CMC – Scoreboard of the 50-over One-Day match between West Indies A and Bangladesh A at the Arnos Vale Stadium on Wednesday:
Result: West Indies won by four wickets.
Bangladesh A
*Jahurul Islam c Carter b Holder 5
Junaid Siddique c Mathurin b Holder 13
Roqibul Hasan c and b Mathurin 9
Aftab Chowdhury c wk Thomas b Bonner 24
Nasiruddin Faruque not out 86

Wed, 11/23/2011 - 17:16

Dhaka, Bangladesh – West Indies allrounder Shanel Daley is ready for Thursday’s big match against Sri Lanka. The hardworking left-hander, who bats at the top of the order and bowls left-arm spin, is “eager and excited” as she and team-mates prepare for their semi-final in the ICC Women’s World Cup 2013 qualification tournament.

First ball on Thursday at the Khanshaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah is 9 am...