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Sammy returns as Windies bowl first

Mirpur, Bangladesh – Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bat first in the second One-Day International against West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Saturday.

The West Indies welcomed back captain Darren Sammy who made a full recovery after missing the opening match with upset stomach. He took the place of opener Adrian Barath, who has a sore right hamstring.

Bangladesh named an unchanged team from the starting XI which lost the opening match by 40 runs on Thursday.

Gibson: Sky is the limit for these guys

Dhaka, Bangladesh – Following the good win in the first One-Day International, West Indies Head Coach Ottis Gibson spoke about the side’s campaign so far.

“In terms of preparation, it was very hot here yesterday and today so we are not getting in as much practice as we would like. We have the medical team on standby to make sure the players are fit and ready for tomorrow’s second ODI. It is much more humid than what we are accustomed to so managing the heat and the players’ fitness is the focus.

Simmons delighted with maiden ton

Mirpur, Bangladesh, CMC – After promising much before with eight half-centuries, Lendl Simmons came good with his maiden international hundred to lead West Indies to a 40-run victory in the first One-day International on Thursday.

The 26-year-old opener earned the Man-of-the-Match award for his 122 that was the rock upon which West Indies built a challenging total of 298 for four from their 50 overs after they were sent in to bat.

8 Guyana clubs to get big Super50 bucks

Georgetown, Guyana – The West Indies Cricket Board today announced another exciting feature of the Regional Super50. Eight cricket clubs in Guyana will pocket big bucks from the Super50 Tournament.

 

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Simmons stars in Windies win

Mirpur, Bangladesh, CMC – Lendl Simmons hit 122 to set West Indies up for a 40-run victory over Bangladesh in the first One-day International on Thursday.

The flamboyant stroke-maker earned the Man-of-the-Match award, after he stroked eight fours and two sixes from 124 balls in his maiden international hundred and shared a century partnership for the second wicket with Marlon Samuels to lead to West Indies 298 for four from their allocation of 50 overs after they were put in to bat.

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